An estimated 1,500 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University students will earn degrees as commencement ceremonies will be held for the Daytona Beach, Fla., Prescott, Ariz., and Worldwide campuses in May.
Live web streaming of each ceremony will be available. Information on each ceremony is listed below:
The commencement ceremony for 442 students of the Worldwide Campus will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the I.C.I. Center, Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach Campus, 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
The commencement speaker will be The Honorable Donald C. Winter (retired), 74th Secretary of the Navy.
For more information on the Worldwide Campus commencement and a live streaming broadcast of the ceremony, go to portal.stretchinternet.com/erauadmin/.
WORLDWIDE CAMPUS MEDIA CONTACT: Melanie Hanns, Director of University Media Relations, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; Office: (386) 226-7538; firstname.lastname@example.org
PRESCOTT, ARIZ. CAMPUS (TO INCLUDE WORLDWIDE GRADUATES)
The commencement ceremony for 327 students of the Prescott Campus and 28 of the Worldwide Campus will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 6, at Prescott Valley Event Center, 3201 N. Main St., Prescott Valley, Ariz.
The graduating class includes 26 Prescott students receiving military commissions: 19 from Air Force ROTC and seven from Army ROTC.
Arizona Governor Doug Ducey will be the commencement speaker.
For more information on the Prescott/Worldwide commencement and access to a live streaming broadcast of the ceremony, go to prescott.erau.edu/campus-life/graduation.
PRESCOTT CAMPUS MEDIA CONTACT: Jason Kadah, Director of Communications, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott Campus; Office: (928) 777-6731; Cell: (602) 826-4790; email@example.com
DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. CAMPUS:
The commencement ceremony for 703 students of the Daytona Beach Campus will be held Monday, May 8, at 10 a.m. at the Ocean Center, 101 N. Atlantic Ave., Daytona Beach. For directions to the Ocean Center, go to www.oceancenter.com.
The graduating class includes 52 Daytona Beach students receiving military commissions: 24 from Air Force ROTC, 15 from Army ROTC and 13 from Naval ROTC.
Pilot, artist, educator and entrepreneur Erik Lindbergh will be the commencement speaker.
For more information on the Daytona Beach commencement and a live streaming broadcast of the ceremony, go to daytonabeach.erau.edu/campus-life/graduation.
DAYTONA BEACH CAMPUS MEDIA CONTACT: James Roddey, Director of Communications, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach Campus; Office: (386) 226-6198; firstname.lastname@example.org
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 80 baccalaureate, master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts & Sciences, Aviation, Business, Engineering and Security & Intelligence. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., through the Worldwide Campus with more than 125 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and through online programs. The university is a major research center, seeking solutions to real-world problems in partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities and government agencies. For more information, visit erau.edu, follow us on Twitter (@EmbryRiddle) and facebook.com/EmbryRiddleUniversity, and find expert videos at YouTube.com/EmbryRiddleUniv.