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Scholarship Program Recognized as Second in Nation

Mattie Jacobsen, who received one of nearly 1,500 scholarship awards from Kirkwood, speaks to fellow graduates at the 2016 Kirkwood Community College commencement ceremony. Nearly 80 percent of money raised was used for financial aid in fiscal year 2016 CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (February 9, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College is the number two college in the nation […]

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“We’ve always tried to give something back”

Philanthropist Henry Tippie shares memories and philosophy as Kirkwood Foundation bestows Legacy Award As part of an event honoring donors focused on the future, Kirkwood Community College recognized an Iowan who has delivered decades of support for the greater good. On October 19, The Kirkwood Foundation honored Henry B. Tippie with the Samuel J. Kirkwood Society […]

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I.C. Dance Marathon Raises Funds, Spirits

Kirkwood’s Iowa City Campus hosted its second annual Mini Dance Marathon on Friday night ,Jan. 23. Kirkwood students, faculty, staff and friends enjoyed pizza and dancing from 6 to 9 p.m. The event raised $300 for the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. Members of Iowa’s Dance Marathon team were in attendance to energize the crowd. […]

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Fun, Fund-Raising Mix with Mini Dance Marathon

Kirkwood Iowa City Campus hosting second annual event to benefit UIHC Each year nearly 80 American schools participate in Dance Marathon across the country, supporting the Children’s Miracle Network. Now the Kirkwood Community College Iowa City Campus is getting in on the fun… and the fund-raising. “The community gives so much to the college in […]

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