Tag Archives: Study Abroad

The Eagle5 for the Month of September 2017

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for September 2017.

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The Eagle5 for the Month of July 2015

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for July 2015.

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Eight Fellowships Awarded for Study Abroad Program

A silhouetted group moves a canoe into the ocean in Tanzania Service program is first to Tanzania  Kirkwood Community College is expanding its Study Abroad offerings thanks to a new source of funding to help students partake in a service-learning program. Eight Kirkwood students will travel to Tanzania in June, thanks to the Harris T. […]

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From Iowa to Brazil

Kirkwood students part of U.S.-supported study exchange program On a chilly February night, Sam Groenenboom heard about an interesting idea: Leave his home state of Iowa and travel to Brazil for a semester of study abroad. He had five days to decide, complete an application and re-order his educational plans for the coming year. The […]

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Study Abroad Trip Planned to Costa Rica

May 2011 trip to focus on environmental, cultural and ethical experiences For 11 days this spring, 15 Kirkwood Community College students and community members will take part in an intensive, diverse learning experience in Costa Rica. Kirkwood will host an educational trip to the Central American country to learn first-hand about tropical ecology, the environmental […]

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Intercontinental Cuisine at Kirkwood

Acclaimed chef-educator Paolo Monti and Iowa culinary program share long, savory partnership “I was born (at a very young age) in a flour mill and bread bakery in a little riverside village….” From the opening words of his online biography, even a casual observer might detect the subtle wit and la dolce vita approach to […]

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