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Career

FAQ: Career Day at IYRS on Saturday, March 24, 2018

Q: Who is Career Day for? A:  Career Day is for all levels of job and career seekers–whether you’...
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Externships in Action: Systems & Composites Students

The externship program is often a pivotal moment in a student’s education… …this is the first opportunity that he...
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[gallery] Free to exhibit, free to attend: #career fair @iyrsedu for #careers in #marinetrades #manufacturing #composites #design #carpentry #craftsmanship (at...
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Chart Your Own Path at Career Day (April 2, 2016)

  Most career fields have a prescribed path to success: you go to school for X number of years, get an...
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Marine & Composites Industry Career Day is April 2, 2016

MEET, LEARN, NETWORK, GET INSPIRED, GET HIREDSATURDAY, APRIL 2, 2016 | 10:00AMNEWPORT, RI  You are invited to join IYRS, RIMTA, Polaris MEP, and...
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Experiential Education: A Model for Creating Career Opportunities

Holly Ashton (Director of Career Services & Experiential Education) shares an update on externship opportunities for IYRS students and why...
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Five Reasons IYRS Students & Alumni Should Join LinkedIn

By Holly Ashton, Director of Experiential Education and Career Services at IYRS1. LinkedIn is how we are going to communicate...
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Marine Systems Externship: Jesse Smerald

Florida native Jesse Smerald is building himself quite a set of skills to work in the marine industry. First, Jesse...
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Spotlight on Two IYRS Composite Students Internships

Peter Rosenfeld, Goetz Composites, Bristol, RIIYRS School of Composites Technology student Peter Rosenfeld will be completing a one-month internship with...
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IYRS Marine Systems Externship: Andy Smith

We finally got him! By his own admission, Michigan native Andy Smith had known about IYRS for about ten years...
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Where Are They Now? IYRS Alumni Update

Alex Crerand Composites Technology Class of 2014 After successfully constructing a carbon fiber bicycle frame while a student, Alex Crerand secured...
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2015 IYRS Summer Gala Raises Over $1 Million

IYRS welcomed over 650 guests to a sold out gala fundraiser on July 11, 2015. Over $1 Million was raised to support IYRS throughout...
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Learn from an Industry Leader at Career Day

It’s not often you get to spend some quality time with the president and chief operating officer of...
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4 Tips to Navigate a Successful Job Search in the Marine & Composites Industry

Neal Harrell, Founder and President of Brooks Marine Group is an expert at personal branding, especially in the Marine trades...
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How to Get the Most Out of a Career Fair

By Holly Ashton, Director of Program & Career Development If you want to work in the marine or composites industry,...
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30 Skills in 30 Days: 30 Days Until Next IYRS Program Enrollment

Ahh yes, skills. A basic need for career success. Choices, choices…yes you have many. IYRS is obsessive about...
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School of Boatbuilding & Restoration: Carve Wood...and a Career Path

This blog was written by Josh Singer Yes, IYRS School of Boatbuilding & Restoration is a school for advanced woodworking....
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4-Year College Degrees: Are There Alternative Paths to a Successful Careers?

Download the Free Ebook: Alternative Paths to a Successful Career The push begins not long after students leave middle school....
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Career Changers

"What I'm doing is not my dream. I have no passion for it." If you’ve ever caught yourself saying...

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