Stephen Garafola

Wind Tidbits and Congrats

Given all the news coming out of the last solicitation and now with the third just around the corner, I’m going to break the newsletter up into two parts. A once per month full edition with a lead topic, and bi-weekly shorter blasts highlighting timely news and events. This….. is that.

Charles Lindberg

A big day in aviation history, with a connection to Institute for Workforce Advancement no less. Aviator #CharlesLindberg took off from Roosevelt Field on this day to start his historic 3,610 mile flight across the Atlantic. As you may know, IWA is running our Intro to Composites program at the Cradle Of Aviation Museum. Interestingly, our course materials and workshop area …

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Composite Certification

Our Introduction to Composites & Advanced Manufacturing Program focuses on composites as an advanced natural & industrial material, their integration with mechanical systems, and the increasing usage in industries that innovate technology with composites. Our certification provides students with the key information needed to make career decisions.


Website Accessibility The Institute for Workforce Advancement is committed to ensuring its websites conform to the World Wide Web Consortium Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (W3C WCAG) Version 2.1 Level A – AA standard and the Section 508 guidelines. We understand accessibility is an ongoing process and we will continue to improve and maintain the accessibility …

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Site Map

The Institute for Workforce Advancement Site Map Home   Career Pipeline Education for Manufacturing Jobs Career Counseling Underserved Communities Breaking Barriers in Education Industries Served About Us Our Mission Diversifying the Composite Workforce Our Team Strategic Network   Hub of a Wheel Strategic Network Iquire with Us Creating Career Pathways Educators Local Public, Vocational Schools, …

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01 | Primary Colors Bold, bright and unique. This color palette is symbolic of the diverse and collaboritive core of IWA. Each color is strong enough to stand alone, but together they make a great team. Purple HEX: #58f66RGB: 88, 31, 102CMYK: 72, 100, 27, 16 Orange HEX: #f05d24RGB: 204, 93, 36CMYK: 0, 79, 97, …

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01 | Colored Overlays Photography follows IWA’s friendly and approachable tone of voice. When choosing object/product images, remain aware that we are composite, renewable, and green centered. When using people, aim to show collaboration, interest, and joy and be mindful of body language placement. In terms of design, contrast and readability is paramount. Background images …

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01 | Clear Space Guidelines 02 | Responsive Design Full sized logo is to be used on official documents and when placed in proximity to other company’s logos. Recommended for desktop use. Secondary logo is used when IWA’s presence is pre-established within design context. It is also recommended to use on devices smaller than desktop …

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Roboto Desktop H1 (65 pt) H2 (48 pt) H3 (24 pt) Body (16pt) Tablet H1 (45 pt) H2 (40 pt) H3 (24 pt) Body (16pt) Mobile H1 (35 pt) H2 (30 pt) H3 (18 pt) Body (16pt)