New Adult Learning Center Aims to Expand Services, Opportunities for Students

By Jason Staker [caption id="attachment_28" align="alignleft" width="300"] Bethany Shadow stands with Dr. Gene Leutzinger, dean of Hawkeye’s School of Interprofessional Health and Safety Services, after completing the CNA I-BEST program at the Metro Center. Bethany is one of thousands of students served annually in Hawkeye’s adult education programs.[/caption] Bethany Shadow didn’t...

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STEM @ Hawkeye: Hawkeye’s Mobile Learning Lab Is Helping K-12 Students Get Excited About Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Science. Technology. Engineering. Math. Together they form STEM, a phrase that is heard more and more in schools and businesses across the country – and with good reason. STEM is in high demand. “Some of the best jobs in terms of salary and benefits can be found within the STEM fields,” said Dr. Jane Bradley, vice president of academic affairs at Hawkeye Community College. “Iowa has...

Exploring Your Interests: The Value of Elective Classes

Since 2008, a focus of higher education has understandably been jobs, jobs, jobs. Providing technical training and marketable skills is a core mission of community colleges, and when the economy is sour, their roles assume critical importance. But college offers more than just job training. Beyond the program-specific courses in a given major, a college student is required to take about an...

Test Your Hawkeye Knowledge

Hawkeye Community College has been connecting the community with the education and training for 50 years. How much do you know about Hawkeye’s five-decade history in the Cedar Valley? Complete this five-question quiz at www.hawkeyecollege.edu/cf/trivia and be entered to win limited edition Hawkeye gear like t-shirts and pennants.  1. How much money did Harold Brock borrow to help get Hawkeye...