Commencement speaker Florida State Senator Don Gaetz was presented with the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s graduation ceremony on Monday, Dec. 15, at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach. Sen. Gaetz (R-Destin) represents District 1 in the Florida Panhandle, which includes Okaloosa, Walton, Washington, Holmes, Jackson and Bay counties.
The Embry-Riddle President’s Speakers Series begins Jan. 20 as Special Assistant to the President Marc Bernier hosts An Evening with Dr. Charles Krauthammer.
An investment in their education at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is paying off for graduates whose tuition dollars are reaping financial and career rewards in a trying job market, according to national salary data collector studies.
Aeronautics student Wes Goulbourne has created a USB alternative to traditional cell phone cords to prevent wires from breaking. He also secured financial backers and has his first line of products scheduled to be shipped by the end of the year.