Aviation, flight science and psychology experts from Embry-Riddle were sought after for insight following the crash of a Germanwings airliner in the French Alps last week. Cited in hundreds of stories all around the world, commentary from these experts was featured in radio, print, online and television news outlets.
With a shared vision to foster future female aviators, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Universitycontinued a long tradition of participating in the Women in Aviation, International (WAI) annual conference held earlier this month in Dallas.
In a formal ceremony sponsored by the Local Severely Wounded Warrior Grant Program, Prescott student Kenneth Blair was recognized and honored by the Prescott Military Order of the Purple Heart. Blair, an Aerospace Engineering major, is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who was injured in Afghanistan.