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College Positioned for Computer Science Legislation

The Tippie Business Education Center at Nielsen Hall CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 30, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College is ahead of the curve training area educators and students about information technology (IT). Recent changes in Iowa’s legislation on computer science education integration for grades K-12 will increase the need for training among teachers. On April 28, 2017, […]

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Becicka Appointed to State Workforce Challenges Council

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 19, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College Vice President of Continuing Education and Outreach Services Kim Becicka has been appointed to Iowa’s new Sector Partnership Leadership Council. Kirkwood is at the forefront convening sector partnerships designed to overcome workforce challenges. The college currently convenes six sector partnerships engaging more than 90 businesses in Iowa’s […]

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Students Decorate Governor’s Mansion for the Holidays

The floral career students, Governor Brandstad and a cake Floral Careers students also presented governor with floral birthday cake While the event may be called “Holly & Ivy,” Kirkwood Floral Careers students went far beyond the traditional Christmas-time decorations to get the governor’s mansion, Terrace Hill, ready for the upcoming holiday season. Kirkwood Floral Careers […]

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