Second Annual All Stars of ICR Luncheon Set for May 24

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 10, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College will hold the second annual workforce All Stars of ICR Luncheon on Thursday, May 24. The event honoring young people making an impact in Eastern Iowa’s key industries, brings occupations with shortages to the forefront in an effort to grow talent pipelines. Since 2011 the college has […]

Kirkwood Camps Introduce Area Kids to STEM Career Fields

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 9, 2018)—Kirkwood Interactive Camps for Kids (KICK) are back this summer with 100 new camp offerings for youth ages 8-15. More than 200 camps are available and are designed to introduce area children to STEM careers. According to the U.S. Commerce Department, employment in STEM occupations are expected to see an […]

Kirkwood Marks Earth Day with Two Major Honors

The Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 18, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College recently received two major awards for promoting sustainability and environmentally-friendly practices across its campuses. The college has been given a Tree Campus USA designation for the seventh year in a row by the Arbor Day Foundation. The recognition […]

Kirkwood Dedicates Statler Agricultural Sciences Center

The Statler family Statler family solidifies legacy at Kirkwood with $1 million scholarship commitment CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (Friday, April 13, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College dedicated the Statler Agricultural Sciences Center at Washington Hall in a ceremony yesterday on the college’s main campus. Attended by college and community leaders, the event recognized the significant contributions to Kirkwood’s […]

Close

The April 2018 Eagle Update

A look at the top stories at Kirkwood Community College for April 2018.

The Hotel Earns Seventh Consecutive AAA Four Diamond Award

The Hotel at Kirkwood General Manager Jackie Bohr (left) receives the award with Kirkwood Board Chair Jim Mollenhauer and President Mick Starcevich CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 3, 2018)-For the seventh year in a row, The Hotel at Kirkwood Center earned the American Automobile Association’s (AAA) prestigious Four Diamond Award for lodging. The Hotel is one […]

Recent News

The Kirkwood Foundation’s Spring 2018 Issue of Currents

The Spring 2018 issue of Currents is now available. Click here to read the digital edition.

Read More Comments Off on The Kirkwood Foundation’s Spring 2018 Issue of Currents

May Student of the Month: Morgan Zebuhr

What is your background?: I graduated from Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School in 2016, and also a native of the Cedar Rapids. I am the oldest of three blond-haired girls, all of which are graduating this May: Taylor from eighth grade, Paige from high school, and me, from Kirkwood. My two parents, Curt and Christina, […]

Read More Comments Off on May Student of the Month: Morgan Zebuhr

April Student of the Month: Rachel Stewart

What is your background?: I am from Davenport, Iowa and I went to Davenport West High school. My mom is from Solon and my dad is from Moline, Illinois. I have a brother, Jacob, who lives in Cedar Rapids with his wife Anna. What brought you to Kirkwood and why?: I came to Kirkwood because […]

Read More Comments Off on April Student of the Month: Rachel Stewart

Women’s Conference Beyond Rubies Set for April 5-6

Lisa Mills CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 30, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College will host the 2018 Beyond Rubies Women’s Conference on Thursday, April 5, and Friday, April 6, at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center located at 7725 Kirkwood Boulevard in southwest Cedar Rapids. This year’s conference features two keynote speakers who blend humor and inspiration to motivate […]

Read More Comments Off on Women’s Conference Beyond Rubies Set for April 5-6

Iowa Court of Appeals to Hold Oral Arguments at Kirkwood

Event open to students and general public CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 26, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College’s main campus will be the host site for the oral arguments of a case being heard by the Iowa Court of Appeals this Friday, March 30, beginning at 2 p.m. The event is open to students as well as the […]

Read More Comments Off on Iowa Court of Appeals to Hold Oral Arguments at Kirkwood

2018 Kirkwood Summer Hours of Operation Changing

Summer Hours Take Effect May 14 Kirkwood will be observing summer hours from May 14 through August 3, 2018. During this time, business operating hours will be: Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to noon Summer hours will be observed by all departments at every Kirkwood location with the exception of […]

Read More Comments Off on 2018 Kirkwood Summer Hours of Operation Changing