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The Next Chapter of Regional Service Takes Shape

Local leaders participate in the groundbreaking Kirkwood’s Washington County Regional Center officially breaks ground Dozens of supportive community members and administrators turned out yesterday for a chance to turn the sod at one of Kirkwood’s newest facilities. The Washington County Regional Center broke ground amid heartfelt comments and applause as those in attendance acknowledged the […]

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Get Ready to get Regional

Linn Country Regional Center Kirkwood’s New Linn County Regional Center Opens May 20 The doors are set to open on Kirkwood’s newest way to deliver education. The Linn County Regional Center, 1770 Boyson Road, will open May 20 with a limited offering of interactive video classes while the finishing touches are put on the building’s […]

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May Student of the Month: Frank Sir-Louis

Tell us about yourself and your recent work: I am married with an 11-year-old daughter and 13-year-old son. I currently work as an electrician in the Cedar Rapids area, a job I’ve had since 1995. I have been a volunteer firefighter and EMT at Hiawatha Fire and Rescue since 2006. How did you choose to […]

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Class Act Welcomes New Chef de Cuisine

New Chef de Cuisine Daniel Dennis The Hotel at Kirkwood Center is pleased to announce Daniel Dennis as the new Chef de Cuisine at The Class Act restaurant. The Cedar Rapids native is no stranger to Kirkwood, having graduated from the college with degrees in Culinary Arts and Bakery, then spending time working at Zins, […]

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CorridorWORKS Career Fair Set for April 25

The fair will introduce job seekers to over 75 employers On Thursday, April 25, Kirkwood’s Michael J. Gould Recreation Center will be packed with employers looking for the right candidates to fill their open positions. Job seekers are encouraged to bring copies of their resume and be dressed for success, as they will have a […]

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Kirkwood a Play 4Kay Divisional Winner

Students help raise money for the Play 4Kay initiative This is the second time Kirkwood has won the award The Kay Yow Cancer Fund, in partnership with the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and The V Foundation for Cancer Research, announced the divisional winners of the 2013 Play 4Kay initiative. Kirkwood was the Junior College/Community […]

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