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African American Museum
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June 23, 2015

New Traveling Exhibition Tells a Story of Liberty and the American Experience – Grand Opening this Friday, June 26, 2015, from 6:00-8:00pm

Photo: Emancipation Day, Richmond, Virginia, 1905, Image courtesy of Library of Congress. (Cedar Rapids, IA) – The African American Museum of Iowa (AAMI) is excited to announce that is has been selected to…
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JPEC
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April 6, 2015

University of Iowa Venture School Kicks-off on April 8 in Cedar Rapids

(Cedar Rapids) – The University of Iowa Venture School, an intense six-week program for entrepreneurs kicks-off in Cedar Rapids on April 8 with eight teams from the corridor and runs…
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The Success Institute
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March 20, 2015

The Success Institute – April 2015-March 2016

Kirkwood Community College along with The Marion Chamber of Commerce, Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance, the Iowa City Area Development Group, and MEDCO are partnering to offer The Success Institute.…
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November 25, 2013

3 Corridor Women Recognized at TAI’s Women In Innovation!

Three women from the Creative Corridor took home "Women in Innovation Awards" presented by the Technology Association of Iowa last week! The winners included: Dr. Nicole Brodgen (Award in Research Innovation and Leadership): Nicole…
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November 25, 2013

Iowa City Startup Scene and Featured in The Register!

The Des Moines Register's Marco Santana continues his year-long exploration of startup communities across Iowa in this past Sunday's Register, with a deeper dive into the Iowa City startup scene.  The article collection…
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November 18, 2013

Tech Chicks Host Girl Tech Career Day!

Last week, fifteen 5th thru 8th grade girls spent the day with Iowa Tech Chicks learning about career opportunities in tech at local companies and organizations across The Creative Corridor, including Accent Photographics, Proctor…
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September 30, 2013

UI Named Top School for Entrepreneurs; Opens Newest Corridor Collaboration Space!

The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur Magazine released its annual rankings of the nation's top colleges for entrepreneurship, and the University of Iowa has landed at #21 in the rankings of top…
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September 15, 2013

Space Probe With UI Ties Leaves The Solar System; Learn More At A Public Talk Tonight!

Voyager 1, one of NASA's most famed and historic missions, has reached what one researcher is calling the "Holy Grail" of its mission: to cross the edge of our solar…
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August 26, 2013

We Create Amazing Libraries Here: A Big Week for Two Corridor Libraries!

New Downtown Cedar Rapids Library Opens With more than 225,000 fresh books and media, the brand new $45 million Downtown Cedar Rapids Public Library opened to rave reviews this past weekend!  The…
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