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Area Demand Spurs Kirkwood CNC Machining Training

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa-Kirkwood Community College is partnering with IowaWORKS to offer a 16-week training program for computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining to offset the worker shortages of area manufacturers. Upon completion, the hands-on program includes potential interviews for jobs paying between $15 – $24 per hour. According to Elevate Iowa, by 2020 demand for CNC […]

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Kirkwood Manufacturing Event Attendance Highest Ever

A tour guide speaks to attendees at the 2015 Advancing the Future manufacturing tour CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (October 12, 2016)-Kirkwood’s Advancing the Future manufacturing tour, Oct. 17 – 21, expects record attendance among high school and middle school students. The tour, which is open to the public, is one creative solution countering the industry’s workforce shortages. Since […]

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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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