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‘MasterChef’ Contestants to Host Dinner at Culinary Kitchen

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 16, 2018)–”MasterChef” contestants Matthew Houck and Cesar Cano will host a special dinner at the Kirkwood Culinary Kitchen at NewBo City Market on Friday, July 21. The dinner, which includes an eight-course menu, will give guests an opportunity to taste several unique small-plate dishes. Various menu items will be sourced from […]

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Continuing Education & Training Services Recognized

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (August 29, 2016) – Kirkwood Community College’s program for personal and professional development (Continuing Education) was recognized by the Learning Resources Network, Inc. (LERN) for best practices in lifelong learning. LERN is considered the foremost association for continuing education and lifelong learning. It serves more than 2,000 North American continuing education programs. […]

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Kirkwood Holds Conference for EMS Providers

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (March 2, 2016)-The 31st annual Code 1 Conference for those providing emergency medical services (EMS) will be held Friday, March 11, and Saturday, March 12, at The Kirkwood Center. The event qualifies for continuing education hours. Every EMS provider, including firefighters, police, public safety officers, nurses and respiratory therapists is invited to […]

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Kirkwood Hosts Direct Care Professionals Conference

Expo showcases the latest in adaptive devices and services Cedar Rapids, Iowa (September 29, 2015)-The Abilities in Action Conference & Expo will take place Wednesday, October 7, at Kirkwood Training and Outreach Services, 3375 Armar Drive in Marion. The conference is for health professionals working in the direct care field. Kirkwood has held the Abilities […]

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2015-16 School Year Marks Kirkwood 50th Anniversary

Passage of Iowa Senate File 550 launched the community college system Cedar Rapids, Iowa (September 28, 2015)-Kirkwood Community College celebrates 50 years of postsecondary education, including vocational-technical training and continuing education to statewide, national and international students. The passage of Iowa State Senate File 550 that launched the Iowa community college system was influenced by […]

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Kirkwood Create Speaker Series Focuses on Workplace Culture

Aaron Davis Cedar Rapids, Iowa (March 19, 2015)-The Kirkwood Continuing Education Create Speaker Series kicks off Friday, March 27, with former University of Nebraska football star and motivational speaker, Aaron Davis. Davis’ presentation will prepare professionals how to remain mentally tough in a competitive environment. The theme of this year’s Create Speaker Series is Building […]

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