Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has announced the appointment of Dr. Tim Brady, currently Dean of the College of Aviation at the Daytona Beach Campus, as Interim Chancellor of the campus effective Aug. 15. “Dr. Brady has been a catalyst for legitimizing aviation as an academic discipline as exemplified by his leadership in forging the nation’s first aviation Ph.D. program,” said Embry-Riddle Interim President Dr. John R. Watret. “We look forward to his continued contributions as leader of the Daytona Beach Campus.”
From her beginnings as an art teacher in Cincinnati, Ohio, to her gifts of five iconic pieces of art to Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus, Helen Wessel has spent a lifetime supporting the arts and bringing its beauty to the lives of students. During the past two decades, Wessel has funded the installation of artwork at the Daytona Beach Campus that has become woven into the fabric of the student experience.
Embry-Riddle will commence its 90th anniversary celebration at the Prescott Campus’ OctoberWest Homecoming event Sept. 30 through Oct. 3, 2015. Highlighting the event is the Wings Out West Air Show, a free private show.
Embry-Riddle can help students and professionals prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification exam with a new boot camp that begins in August. Through use of a live, virtual classroom, students can communicate in real-time with professors and ask questions, share ideas and interact and collaborate with other students around the globe.