PHOTO BY ANDREW SCHNEIDER

Public Safety Officer Randy Jones stands next to his patrol vehicle. He has worked as a Public Safety Officer at Kirkwood Community College since February of this year. 

  • Softball photos Oct. 7, 2021

  • Upcoming Sporting Events

    Volleyball Saturday, Oct. 9, at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. at Peoria, Ill. Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 6:30 p.m. vs Iowa Lakes Community College at Johnson Hall. Women’s Basketball Sunday, Oct. 10, at 12 p.m. 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at Iowa State Field House. Sunday, Oct. 17, [Continue Reading …Read More »
  • Students take aim at Otter Creek

    Kirkwood Community College has a wide range of activities and clubs for students to participate in, anything from stem club to baseball, Kirkwood offers it all. One club in particular flies under the radar of most, the Kirkwood Shooting Sports Club. This club helps students with a love of [Continue Reading …Read More »
  • Sept. 2021 sports photos

  • Fall fantasy football picks

    CONTRIBUTED: As the NFL season has kicked off, and fantasy team owners all across the country are honing in on winning that coveted league title, here are five players that may be worth picking up that fall under the radar to your fantasy opponents.  Corey Davis, WR, New [Continue Reading …Read More »
  • Eagles bound for NCJAA D11 World Series 

    It’s official Eagle fans! The Kirkwood Community College baseball team is heading to the College World Series.   The D11 ICCAC champs defeated eighth ranked Miles Community College on Saturday, May 22, 9-1. Kirkwood is now 42-20 and will travel to Enid, Okla.   With the win Kirkwood will now play in [Continue Reading …Read More »
KSP Costume Photoshoot
  • Campus Views: What is your go-to social media? Why?

    I like Instagram. You can see a lot of content that people are creating that is really good. Artists mainly promote themselves on Instagram. Even though I have Facebook and Twitter, I only use it to keep in touch with …
  • America has an obligation to finish what it started

    Editor’s Note: The BBC covered the story after this article had been submitted for publication and approximately one week after Al Jazeera had reported on it. CONTRIBUTED: It’s been called the “Graveyard of Empires.” The British Empire tried in 1839 …
  • Letter to the editor: There is no place like home

    Follow up to the article College apartments: Inconvenient living situations, by Ben Moss. After reading your article, it reminded me of the many places that I have lived over the years. Home will always be where I grew up. Even …
  • Bullying leaves kids with lifelong scars

    There was a shooting in Arlington, Texas, a week ago, and frankly I am beyond angry about it. There have been reports that the child was bullied and I am heartbroken that it got to the point that he felt …
  • Academic burnout: Students can overcome it

    Most students may walk a fine line between obtaining good grades in their classes and suffering from academic burnout. It can be difficult finding the balance between work, school, social and home life. How can you tell that you are suffering from …
  • Campus Views: What is your favorite fall activity? Why?

    Watching football – It gives my family a purpose to spend time together on the weekends. Looking at nature. The trees losing their leaves and how colorful it gets. I also love playing football. I don’t have a lot of …
October 25, 2021, 5:34 PM
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sunrise: 7:31 AM
sunset: 6:10 PM
 

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