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Kirkwood-Trained Chefs Part of Major Big Apple Event

Skills Showcased in Area Restaurants CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 6, 2017)—Five former and current Kirkwood Community College Culinary Arts students were invited to prepare dinner at the esteemed James Beard House in New York, further validating the program’s top-20 ranking as one of the Best Culinary Schools in the U.S. The selected chefs work for […]

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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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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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The Eagle5 for the Month of April 2017

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

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The Eagle5 for the Month of January 2016

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for January 2016.

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Class Act Welcomes New Chef de Cuisine

New Chef de Cuisine Daniel Dennis The Hotel at Kirkwood Center is pleased to announce Daniel Dennis as the new Chef de Cuisine at The Class Act restaurant. The Cedar Rapids native is no stranger to Kirkwood, having graduated from the college with degrees in Culinary Arts and Bakery, then spending time working at Zins, […]

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