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The Eagle5 for the Month of May 2017

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

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Iowa City Campus, City Promote Minority Entrepreneurship

Kirkwood’s Iowa City Campus IOWA CITY, Iowa (May 8, 2017)—Kirkwood Community College has partnered with the City of Iowa City to promote entrepreneurship by minorities. The college will host Iowa City’s business launch seminar on Saturday, May 20. Seven years ago Iowa had the lowest number of minority-owned businesses in the country, according to the […]

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Latino American History Promoted with Free Series

Iowa City Campus involves community partners and citizens in cultural programs Iowa City, Iowa (September 15, 2015)-Kirkwood Community College, along with the Iowa City Public Library and the University of Iowa Libraries, will present Latino Americans: 500 Years of History through a grant-funded series of programs. The $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the […]

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Kirkwood Awarded Grant to Promote Latino American History

Kirkwood’s Iowa City Campus Cedar Rapids, Iowa (June 29, 2015)-Kirkwood Community College has been awarded a $10,000 grant by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association. The funds will be used to support Latino Americans: 500 Years of History, a public exploration of the rich and varied experiences of Latinos. […]

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Kirkwood to host Krishna Das February 7

Krishna Das, foreign services specialist with the U.S. State Department, will be at the Kirkwood Iowa City Campus Commons from 10:10-11:05 a.m., Friday, February 7, promoting careers within U.S. State Department.  Das is currently stationed in Baghdad, where he monitors Iraq’s external relations with its neighbors.  His previous international posts have been in Bahrain, a […]

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Kirkwood Student Elena Boryuk: Many Languages, Many Lives

Elena Boryuk seeks more opportunities for herself and her family through Kirkwood classes and a supportive community A discussion with Elena Boryuk is a multi-sensory experience. She displays continual, probing eye contact, her blue eyes at once open, enquiring–and wary. With only a few years of English experience, she already has a strong vocabulary and […]

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