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College Positioned for Computer Science Legislation

The Tippie Business Education Center at Nielsen Hall CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 30, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College is ahead of the curve training area educators and students about information technology (IT). Recent changes in Iowa’s legislation on computer science education integration for grades K-12 will increase the need for training among teachers. On April 28, 2017, […]

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Kirkwood Women’s Conference Empowers with Humor

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (February 20, 2017)—Kirkwood Community College’s Beyond Rubies Women’s Conference takes place March 2 -3 at the Kirkwood Center on main campus in Cedar Rapids. This year’s keynote speakers put a humorous spin on two trending topics. Fortune 50 veteran Matt Havens, specializes in marketing, employee retention and management. His interactive presentation “Stop […]

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Kirkwood Conference for Women Empowers with Humor

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (February 22, 2016)—Kirkwood Community College’s two day women’s conference Beyond Rubies will be held March 3 – 4 at The Kirkwood Center. Comediennes Amy Dee Kristensen and Kay Frances are keynote speakers. Amy Dee Kristensen, former psychiatric nurse and entrepreneur, is a master storyteller and comedienne. She kicks off the conference with […]

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Humorous Speakers Headline Beyond Rubies Conference

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (March 11, 2014)—Kirkwood Community Colleges’ two-day conference, Beyond Rubies, attracts humorous speakers to inspire professional development and personal growth by women in the corridor. This year’s conference will be held March 27 and 28 at the Kirkwood Center on main campus. Day one of the conference features keynote, Laurie Guest. Guest, a […]

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