SEPTEMBER 2020 ENROLLMENT | COVID-19 UPDATE
IYRS continues to closely monitor and follow safety recommendations about COVID-19 from the Rhode Island Governor's Office and Centers for Disease Control. IYRS will be offering on-campus programs beginning this fall and is currently enrolling students for a September 2020 program start.
The health and safety of IYRS students, faculty, and staff remain the school's top priority. We look forward to safely welcoming you to our Newport, Rhode Island campus in September!
This blog is the first of several for the parents, guardians and educators that we speak with every day. We know you are listening to the recent high school graduates in your lives. They have questions and concerns unique to this time in their life and unique to this time in our national history. We are listening to all of you.
The development of the concept model for a Heavy Lift Aerial Platform (HLAP) has been an ongoing Composites Technology project for over 4-years.
Which came first for the woodworker: the work or the workbench?
My love of experiential education was inspired by and solidified when I lived on a sailboat with my family when I was 8 years old...
Though it might strike some as an odd observation, I am not sure people realize how important the actual boat is to the delivery of the Boatbuilding & Restoration program at IYRS.
The tragic and unnecessary death of George Floyd, following so many other unjust killings of African American men and women, has galvanized the world’s attention and created volatile reactions across the U.S. and the globe. This recent killing emphasizes the significant racial injustice that still exists in the U.S. and the long history of perpetuating the inequalities that led to this moment.
The composites plant lights go out as the last finger scan goes in the time clock and the worker crosses the portal, headed for home...
Recently, IYRS was featured in a wonderful article in Ralph Lauren Magazine - click here to read the entire article. Melissa Conlon was interviewed and featured in the article. Below is her full interview with Zachary Weiss, the writer from RL Magazine.
The importance of using clean diesel fuel is essential and often over looked. Old, dirty, and contaminated diesel fuel can do severe damage to a diesel engines fuel injection system.
We inherently know that IYRS education has an influence on the companies and projects that intersect our programs. These paths may be through our graduates, or by assisting the industry with our knowledge and know-how.