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Former Student Wins American Idol Golden Ticket, Heads to Hollywood

Von Presely singing in Kirkwood’s Jazz Transit in November of 2011 On day two of the hit TV show American Idol’s 12th season, Kirkwood Community College presented one of its top voices to the world, albeit for just a brief moment. Former student Alisabeth von Presley was only shown on TV for a short time, […]

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Kirkwood’s Wagemester Earns 400th Win

Coach Wagemester shouts instructions to his team Kirkwood Men’s Basketball Coach Enjoying Successful Career with the Eagles The Kirkwood Men’s basketball team won it’s 10th game of the season over the weekend and in the process earned their head coach his 400th win at the school. The Eagles (10-7) beat Clinton Community College 75-52 on […]

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Winter Gardening Fair Set for February 16

An incredible harvest Through a landscape covered with snow and ice, green thumbs around eastern Iowa have their chance to focus on the upcoming gardening season. Registration for the Winter Gardening Fair at Kirkwood Community College is now open. Participants will chose from more than 45 workshops during the one-day event, held Saturday, Feb. 16, […]

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January Student of the Month: Ky Hamilton

Hometown: East Moline, IL High School: United Township What did you do before Kirkwood?: After graduating high school in 2009 I joined the United States Air Force. It was an awesome experience, one that I’ll never forget. Why Kirkwood?: I’ve had relatives to attend and it’s a healthy distance from my hometown. It was far enough to […]

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Kirkwood Hires New Business & IT Dean

Long-time faculty member, Lisa Dutchik, to start new post in January After a nationwide search, Kirkwood Community College found its next dean of Business & Information Technology from within its own ranks. Lisa Dutchik, an Accounting faculty member at the college’s Iowa City Campus will start as the new dean in January 2013. Dutchik began […]

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Telethon to Showcase Local Talent in Helping Elderly

The Heritage Agency building “Fill the Plate” telethon airs on KCRG 9.2, Sunday, Dec. 2 The Heritage Area Agency on Aging is banking on the local community to help feed elderly residents in eastern Iowa. Heritage is hosting a telethon to bring greater support and awareness for its Senior Nutrition Home Delivered and Congregate Meal […]

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