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Coogan '69 named president of IYRS
Coogan '69 named president of IYRS
Jay Coogan '69 was recently named president of IYRS School of Technology and Trades


Dragon Jay Coogan '69 is returning to the island after being named president of IYRS School of Technology and Trades.

He will be the third president of IYRS, effective Oct. 1. Coogan, a sculptor whose art has been displayed in galleries around the world for over 30 years, is currently president of the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and was previously provost at the Rhode Island School of Design.

Read the full story in the Newport Daily News here.