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Vegetable Gardening Moves Indoors

A Kirkwood Horticulture student inspects some tomatoes  CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 24, 2017)-Hydroponic and aquaponic systems were installed in the Kirkwood greenhouse to teach the next generation of horticulturalists this environmentally-friendly way of gardening. When it’s too cold for outdoor gardening, the growing season moves indoors to help continually supply garden-fresh produce to patrons of […]

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Students Raise Fall Prevention Awareness Among Older Adults

National Falls Prevention Awareness Day promotes healthy aging Cedar Rapids, Iowa (September 16, 2015)-Kirkwood Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical Therapist Assistant programs and Witwer Healthy Aging are joining forces with the National Council on Aging (NCOA) and the Falls Free® Coalition to celebrate Fall Prevention Awareness Day on September 23, 2015. Seniors are invited to […]

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International Women’s Program Set, March 12

Event notes UN and rights issues, marks International Women’s Day The Kirkwood United Nations Association (UNA) Student Alliance is sponsoring a program focusing on international women’s rights concerns. The program is set for Thursday evening, March 12, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the 234 Cedar Hall “Green Room.” Presenters will include Alice Dahle, immediate past […]

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