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MITAGS Simulation/Coastal Engineer Colleen Schaffer Speaks at IPF 2022

Colleen Schaffer, P.E., Department Chair of Simulation Engineering at MITAGS, spoke at the International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum, which was held this year in Atlantic City, NJ, on April 26-28. Colleen spoke as a representative of MITAGS during the conference’s Workforce Summit on April 26. The focus of the presentation was to describe how MITAGS […]

MITAGS Welcomes Debby Miller as the Admissions Representative

We are pleased to announce that Debby Miller has joined our team as the Admissions Representative! Welcome aboard, Debby! She will work together with Amanda Meadows at the Admissions office, and will be the friendly voice you hear when you call to schedule classes. Debby comes to us with a background in cosmetology education and […]

Elisabeth Hoover Promoted to Executive Administrator at MITAGS-MCC

It is with great pleasure that we announce the promotion of Elisabeth Hoover, Academic Services Representative to MATES Program Executive Administrator, reporting directly to Executive Director, Eric Friend. As we move towards the future under new leadership with Executive Director, Eric Friend, we are excited to have formulated a succession plan that recognizes the skills […]

MITAGS-West Welcomes Ben Sleister

MITAGS is excited to welcome Ben Sleister as our new Program Manager for Marine Safety Programs. Located at our west coast campus, Ben is a great new addition to our team! He will be leading and managing all of our Marine Safety Programs, including the US Navy firefighting/damage control training, civilian/USCG  firefighting programs, and safety […]

Capt. Kjaerulff Presents at NAVTECH 2021

Earlier this month, MITAGS Director of Business Development, Captain Jonathan Kjaerulff presented at NAVTECH 2021. His presentation, titled “Training the Future Mariner,” along with other presentations from the event, can be downloaded by clicking here. Captain Kjaerulff’s presentation focused on navigating the transition with emerging technology in the maritime industry, as we are in the […]