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Frese Named New Head Softball Coach at Kirkwood

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (August 29, 2018)- Kirkwood Community College Athletic Director Doug Wagemester named Eric Frese as the new head softball coach of the Eagles. He is the seventh coach in program history. Frese comes to Kirkwood after spending the last 12 seasons as head baseball coach at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. In addition, he […]

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Kirkwood, Mount Mercy Sign Articulation Agreement

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 26, 2016)–Kirkwood Community College and Mount Mercy University signed a Business Administration Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) articulation agreement on April 8. The arrangement creates a smooth transition for Kirkwood students seeking to continue a business-focused education at Mount Mercy. Those who have successfully earned an A.A.S. degree in business administration, […]

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Unique Working Adults Program Focus of Networking Event

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 28, 2015)-Kirkwood Community College, in partnership with Mount Mercy University, will host the Adult Accelerated PM Connect, Tuesday, May 5, 4 – 6 p.m., at Kirkwood’s Linn County Regional Center, 1770 Boyson Road, Hiawatha. Prospective students, human resource officials, program alums, and Kirkwood and Mount Mercy University faculty and staff are […]

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Kirkwood and Mount Mercy Sign Graphic Design Agreement

Sheralyn Schultz teaches a graphic design class at Kirkwood’s Jones County Regional Center Kirkwood Community College’s Graphic Communication Technology program recently announced a new graphic design articulation with Mount Mercy University in Cedar Rapids. “Kirkwood and Mount Mercy have had a long standing relationship regarding transfer options for Kirkwood students,” said Lisa Dutchik, dean of […]

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Unique Makers of our Evolutionary History

Connections forum highlights research on the natural history of human infectious disease Pathogens and parasites have evolved in intimate relationships with their human hosts, and have often played central roles in human population history. Notably, human pathogens evolve with surprising rapidity, quickly exploiting novel niche introduced by shifts in human behavior or ecology. Andrew Kitchen, […]

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Cedar Rapids Dance Marathon Raises More Than $26,000

Kirkwood President Mick Starcevich poses for a photo with the dancers Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 14, 2014)—In just 12 hours, Kirkwood Community College students helped raise more than $26,000 to help ailing children in Iowa. Cedar Rapids Dance Marathon, a non-profit formed by college students from Kirkwood, Coe College and Mount Mercy University, was held […]

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