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Kirkwood Dedicates Tippie Business Education Center

Henry Tippie speaks at the dedication ceremony at Kirkwood Community College on Thursday night. Iowa native Henry B. Tippie honored at ceremony following $1.1 million gift CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 11, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College dedicated the Tippie Business Education Center at Nielsen Hall in a ceremony today on Kirkwood’s main campus. The center was named […]

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Scholarships Reach Record of $3 Million For 2015-16

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (May 26, 2015)-More than $3 million in scholarships will be available for Kirkwood Community College students for the 2015-2016 academic year. This is the first time available scholarship funds have exceeded the $3 million mark. This total consists of earnings from Kirkwood Foundation endowed funds, amounts received and committed by Kirkwood Foundation […]

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Twenty-two Students Awarded ACT Endowed Scholarships

Bryan Griswold speaks at the dedication ceremony of the ACT, Inc. Math & Science Pavilion Twenty-two current students have been awarded ACT Endowed Scholarships for the 2013-14 academic year. The scholars’ areas of study range from Paleontology to Biomedical Engineering, totaling 16 different STEM focuses among them. The awarded students have an average GPA of […]

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Ten Students Awarded this Year’s ACT Endowed Scholarship

Ten current students have been awarded ACT Endowed Scholarships for the 2012-13 academic year. The scholars are Aaron Hartke of Marion; Ashley Allen of Cedar Rapids; Bryan Griswold of Cedar Rapids; Clare Cooling of Vinton; Jessica Gibson of Iowa City; Kara Johnson of Marion; Kevin Frias of Bogota, New Jersey; Ryan Deerberg of Cedar Rapids; […]

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First ACT Endowed Kirkwood Scholarships Awarded

Science is a STEM field of study In August 2010, ACT, Inc. contributed $2 million to the Kirkwood Foundation to establish the ACT Endowed Scholarship Fund. The full-tuition scholarship is awarded to students pursuing studies and careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) areas, identified by many Corridor business and industry leaders as crucial […]

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Kirkwood’s Weiler Named to “Forty Under 40” List

Kirkwood Foundation staffer honored for professional, civic involvement A staff member of Kirkwood Community College has been named to the Corridor Business Journal “Forty Under 40” list for 2010. Annual Giving Director Eric Weiler of the Kirkwood Foundation was named to the annual list of top young professionals by the local business publication. The list […]

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