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Emergency aid granted to students due to COVID are not taxable

IRS explains student and higher education institution reporting requirements, credits and deductions PRESS RELEASE WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service issued frequently asked questions today on how students and higher education institutions should report pandemic-related emergency financial aid grants.  Students  Emergency financial aid grants made by a federal [Continue Reading »]

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Communiqué wins nine awards at ICMA

Kirkwood Community College’s award-winning student newspaper, the Communiqué, won nine awards at the Iowa College Media Association contest in February.   Students competed with other community colleges as well as private and public 4-year colleges in Iowa. Despite ongoing challenges due to the pandemic, Communiqué staff members have adapted, meeting via [Continue Reading »]

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Mental Health Trainings Spring 2021

CONTRIBUTED: All Students, Faculty, and Staff Are Welcome – Please see registration links below.  Green Bandana Project Dates and Registration Links:  Thursday, March 11 at 11:15 a.m.  – 12:10 p.m.  https://kirkwood.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUuf–tqDMjE9bb6M2eJU8jDVGKVhonKhcl Wednesday, April 7 at 11:15 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.   https://kirkwood.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEscumsqzguGNXckO5EgGXSxGNUf-BPL4hd The purpose of the Green Bandana Project [Continue Reading »]

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Black History Month

Black History Month virtual events

Feb. 10  “Endless Possibilities” (Online Exhibit from the African American Museum of Iowa) https://blackiowa.org/endless-possibilities/  Feb. 11 – 10 a.m.   “Meet Harriet Tubman” virtual event hosted by the National Archives  https://youtu.be/ruCe8nnW1hA  Feb. 13  “A History of Black History Month”  https://www.history.com/topics/black-history/black-history-month Feb. 18 – 3 p.m.  Virtual Trivia  Hosted by Kirkwood Student [Continue Reading »]

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