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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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The April 2018 Eagle Update

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

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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 […]

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