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Event to Promote Local Transportation Industry Careers

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (June 11, 2018)–Kirkwood Community College will hold the first ever Rollin’ Rally on Saturday, June 23. The goal of the event is to build awareness and promote careers within the local transportation industry. A part of the 2018 Freedom Festival, the Rollin’ Rally will feature various activities for children and their families […]

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Becicka Appointed to State Workforce Challenges Council

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 19, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College Vice President of Continuing Education and Outreach Services Kim Becicka has been appointed to Iowa’s new Sector Partnership Leadership Council. Kirkwood is at the forefront convening sector partnerships designed to overcome workforce challenges. The college currently convenes six sector partnerships engaging more than 90 businesses in Iowa’s […]

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Kirkwood’s Newest Regional Training Center Now Open

The Kirkwood Continuing Education Training Center Semi trucks, fire training and safety programs all transfer to new location Not only has Kirkwood found a unique way to align with workforce needs in the Creative Corridor, the forward-focused college repurposed a historic Cedar Rapids building, saving the structure from sitting empty. The new Kirkwood Continuing Education […]

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