Outstanding Students

Barry Mikulas

Where are you from?

Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Why did you choose Kirkwood?

Close by and with the Last Dollar Scholarship and Kibbie Grant it was affordable.

What is your major and how did you choose it?

Web Technologies AAS. I wanted a program in tech that had skills that are needed in the workforce.

What has been your proudest moment at Kirkwood?

Being recognized as an Outstanding Student

What are your plans after Kirkwood?

Work in the industry.

What inspires or motivates you?

Building things that help people, really being able to help others.

Tell us about who you are outside of Kirkwood – hobbies, family, other interests, etc.

I am a sports fan who enjoys Hawkeye sports and a “Walking Dead” fan. I enjoy watching with my sister Beth who went to Kirkwood and works here also.

What does being named an Outstanding Student mean to you?

I am blown away to have someone say you have done well. It means that taking studies seriously matters.

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