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BeyondRubiesVertical
ConnectInnovateLearn
February 27, 2017

Welcome to Beyond Rubies 2017!

Welcome to Beyond Rubies 2017! March 2-3, 2017, The Hotel at Kirkwood Center Whether you’re a first-time participant or you’ve been coming for the past 35+ years – we invite…
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IowaIdeas
BuildConnectInnovateLearn
February 27, 2017

Iowa Ideas: K-12 Education and Regionalism & Workforce

Iowa Ideas 2017 February 28 symposium offers Workforce/Regionalism and K-12 Education tracks  Cedar Rapids, IA—Registration is now open for Iowa Ideas 2017. The statewide initiative will offer symposiums, printed magazines,…
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MarionWaterTower022017
BuildConnectInnovate
February 20, 2017

Mayor Sees Strong Momentum in Marion

Corridor Business Journal - Marion will see progress on a new public library, an eco industrial park, a new YMCA and community recreation center, the Prospect Meadows baseball complex and…
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KCCK - Al Jarreau Interview
ConnectCreate
February 17, 2017

KCCK’s Interview with recently past Grammy-winning Jazz Singer and UI Alum Al Jarreau – Does Cedar Rapids Still Smell Like Crunchberries?

KCCK - We are sorry to hear of the passing of the great Al Jarreau. Born in Wisconsin, Jarreau went to college at the University of Iowa and began his…
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KirkwoodScholarship0217
AboutLearn
February 13, 2017

Scholarship Program Recognized as Second in Nation

Nearly 80 percent of money raised was used for financial aid in fiscal year 2016 CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (February 9, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College is the number two college in the…
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ICDTDistrict
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February 6, 2017

A Glimpse into 2017 for Downtown Iowa City

Iowa City Press-Citizen - Having weathered a challenging construction schedule on Washington Street in 2016, it’s nice to have the year in the rearview mirror and some exciting endeavors to…
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1 Million Cups
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February 3, 2017

8 Women-led Businesses Set to Present at 1 Million Cups Female Founders in February

Cedar Rapids, IA, January 31, 2017 – The Cedar Rapids / Iowa City 1 Million Cups will feature eight women presenters for Female Founders in February. “I’ve walked into networking…
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Google's driverless car
BuildInnovate
January 22, 2017

Corridor to be 1 of 10 Automated Vehicle Proving Grounds

Corridor Business Journal The Corridor is among 10 proving grounds announced Thursday by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) designed to encourage testing and information sharing related to automated vehicle…
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About
January 22, 2017

Kennedy Freshman Wins Corridor Jazz Art Contest

Lauren Stangl, a freshman at Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids, has been chosen as the winner of the 2017 Corridor Jazz Project CD Cover design. Lauren will receive a…
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ConnectInnovateLearn
January 15, 2017

NewBoCo Expands Iowa Startup Accelerator Program, Creates Programs for Idea-Stage Entrepreneurs

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, January 12, 2017 – NewBoCo is proud to announce the creation of programs for idea-stage entrepreneurs to provide year-round startup acceleration support and the expansion of its…
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