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Lecture to Focus on Local Air Quality

Free program will feature results from local environmental research CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 3, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College will present its 45th Mel Oliven lecture on March 7 at 11:15 a.m. in Ballantyne Auditorium on Kirkwood’s main campus in Cedar Rapids. Dr. Elizabeth Stone, University of Iowa associate professor and founder of the Stone Research Group […]

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Kirkwood Awarded Nearly $800,000 for STEM Education

Kirkwood chemistry students Funds from National Science Foundation to be used to support STEM programs CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 14, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College has been awarded funds from five programs at the National Science Foundation (NSF) totaling $781,470. The money will be used to support programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. All […]

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Kirkwood Celebrates New Regional Center on UI Campus

Leadership from the community college, University of Iowa, Grant Wood AEA and the Clear Creek Community School District to speak Cedar Rapids, Iowa (September 30, 2015)-Kirkwood Community College will celebrate the grand opening of the Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa on Thursday, October 8, at 2:30 p.m. with partners, the University of […]

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Students Conducting Research at Four-Year Institutions

Aydan Wynos, Adam Page and Shay Hoffman in front of the Old Capitol Building on The University of Iowa’s Campus Cedar Rapids, Iowa (June 23, 2015)–Kirkwood Community College students in the LSAMP (Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation)-IINSPIRE (Iowa Illinois Nebraska STEM Partnership in Research and Education) program are conducting scientific research this summer at […]

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Kirkwood, Tippie College of Business Sign Agreement

(From left to right) University of Iowa Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education and Dean of the University College Lon Moeller and Kirkwood Vice President of Academic Affairs Bill Lamb sign the agreement.   Cedar Rapids, Iowa (May 19, 2015)-Kirkwood Community College and the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business signed a Business Administration Associate […]

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Unique Makers of our Evolutionary History

Connections forum highlights research on the natural history of human infectious disease Pathogens and parasites have evolved in intimate relationships with their human hosts, and have often played central roles in human population history. Notably, human pathogens evolve with surprising rapidity, quickly exploiting novel niche introduced by shifts in human behavior or ecology. Andrew Kitchen, […]

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