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Kirkwood Dedicates Statler Agricultural Sciences Center

The Statler family Statler family solidifies legacy at Kirkwood with $1 million scholarship commitment CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (Friday, April 13, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College dedicated the Statler Agricultural Sciences Center at Washington Hall in a ceremony yesterday on the college’s main campus. Attended by college and community leaders, the event recognized the significant contributions to Kirkwood’s […]

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Lecture to Focus on Local Air Quality

Free program will feature results from local environmental research CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 3, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College will present its 45th Mel Oliven lecture on March 7 at 11:15 a.m. in Ballantyne Auditorium on Kirkwood’s main campus in Cedar Rapids. Dr. Elizabeth Stone, University of Iowa associate professor and founder of the Stone Research Group […]

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Kirkwood Statewide Impact Nearly $1 Billion Annually

Results of commissioned study point to significant influence of college Cedar Rapids, Iowa (May 19, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College President Mick Starcevich announced in a speech given Thursday that the college’s statewide economic impact was nearly $1 billion annually. The number is part of a larger study that focused on Kirkwood’s overall economic impact as it […]

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5th Annual Celebration of Success Held

(L-R) Brian Gardner, Larry Erickson, Whitney Maxey-Trotter, Mick Starcevich, Scott Samuelson, Tim Ruth and Roger Klouda Kirkwood recognizes distinguished alumni, faculty and corporate partners Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 25, 2016) —The Kirkwood Foundation recognized distinguished alumni, faculty and corporate partners at the 5th annual Celebration of Success on Friday, April 8, at The Hotel at […]

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Kirkwood, Zach Johnson Foundation Collaborate

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (March 21, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College and the Zach Johnson Foundation are announcing a new partnership to support Kids on Course, a program that helps area elementary students realize their academic and individual potential. As a result of the partnership, the Kirkwood Foundation will provide investment management services for the Zach Johnson Foundation’s […]

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Oliven Lecture Highlights Preventing an Armageddon

Free program on March 8 features Dr. Bong Wie, Vance Coffman Faculty Chair of Aerospace Engineering at Iowa State University Kirkwood Community College will present its 44th Mel Oliven Lecture on March 8 at 11:15 a.m. in Ballantyne Auditorium on the Cedar Rapids main campus. Dr. Bong Wie, Vance Coffman Faculty Chair of Aerospace Engineering […]

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