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IMB Cadets and The Mariners Club of Massachusetts (Marine Insurance)
Here's a brief selection of some of our students' many activities and accomplishments.

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June 2014: Matthew Durette '04 is awarded outstanding IMB graduate at awards luncheon at MMA birthday on June 11. Matt is a Charter at Scorpio USA, which owns and/or operates a fleet of modern product tankers.

June 2014: IMB Hello and Goodbye party held on June 3 aboard T/S Kennedy. This is an opportunity for us to greet freshman coming into the major, seniors headed off to their new careers, acknowledge accomplishments, enjoy cadet and faculty performances, and indulge in a tremendous spread of Indian food prepared by Prof. Bani Ghosh, chair of the IMB department.

June 2014: Cadets from MMA and exchange cadets from Dalian and Shanghai Maritime Academy and faculty and staff from around campus spend the afternoon of 4 June in the fantail at a Chinese immersion cultural event that was themed Spring Festival and traditional Chinese Wedding. Student performances, games, and activities were enjoyed by all - and a selection of traditional chinese food was also shared.

April 2014: Angela Chao of Foremost Group addresses IMB cadet. Summary written by Cadet John Gallagher '15. READ MOVE>>>

April 2014: Cadets Raquel Salas '14 and Michaela Garrity '14 are awarded scholarships by the Coalition of New England Companies for Trade (CONECT). SEE VIDEO at bottom of page>>>

March 2014: IMB students Michaela Garrity '14, Jacob Soifert '14, and Hannah Jette '14 attend APL senior management meeting in Baltimore, MD after serving as interns at the shipping company. READ MORE>>>

March 2014: IMB student Courtney Collins '16 attends Women's International Shipping and Trade Association (WITSA) luncheon.

March 2014: Our students (including most of the Class of 2014 and our Chinese exchange students from Dalian and Shanghai) attend the Connecticut Maritime Association annual shipping conference and trade show in Stamford, Connecticut. IMB student John Gallagher '15 reflects on his experience.

March 2014: IMB student Diana Kurek '14 translates internship at Charles R. Weber into job.

February 2014: IMB graduate Jack Gomes '12 shares his thoughts on life after MMA.

October 2013: IMB students Andrew Barbato '14, Kelsie Brien '14, and Diana Kurek '14 presented a paper on the viability of transhipment at the International Association of Maritime Universities in Constanta, Romania. IAMU Chair, Prof. Cornel Panait and IAMU Executive Secretary, Takeshi Nakazawa (center) presented them with best presentation award.

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