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Kirkwood Summer Hours of Operation Changing

Summer Hours Take Effect May 15 Kirkwood will be observing summer hours from May 15 through July 28, 2017. During this time, business operating hours will be: Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Summer hours will be observed by all departments at every Kirkwood location with the […]

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Spring Fling Concert to Feature Jazz Transit

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 19, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College’s student jazz vocalists will take the stage this spring for a concert on April 21. Jazz Transit will present music from many well-known jazz composers in Ballantyne Auditorium starting at 7:30 p.m. Under the direction of Dr. Fred Kiser, Jazz Transit will perform works from Sharon Broadley, […]

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Kirkwood Secondary Program Promotes Corridor Job Retention

Food science and biotechnology industries focus of recent event CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 19, 2017)-Kirkwood’s Workplace Learning Connection (WLC) recently gave 110 high school students the opportunity to tour and learn about food science and biotechnology occupations available in Iowa’s Creative Corridor. WLC promotes retention in Iowa by exposing area middle and high school students […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of April 2017

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for April 2017.

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Kirkwood Women Crowned National Champions

HARRISON, Ark. (March 26, 2017)-The Kirkwood women’s basketball team defeated Johnson County Community College 61-46 in the championship game of the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II Women’s Basketball Tournament. This is the seventh national title for the Kirkwood women’s basketball program. The 2017 championship run capped off an undefeated season where the Eagles […]

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Kirkwood Camps Intended to Build Future Talent Pipeline

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 1, 2017)—Kirkwood Community College has expanded efforts for growing the talent pipeline in Iowa’s Creative Corridor to include area youth, ages 8 – 15. Enrollment spikes in Kirkwood’s Interactive Camps for Kids (KICK) prompted course expansion in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to prepare for future workforce needs. According to […]

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