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  1. Textron Aviation Launches Top Hawk University Partnerships

    Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 01:20 PM

    Top HawkTextron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, this week at the annual Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-in and Expo launched Top Hawk, a partnership with U.S. university aviation schools. more...

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  2. Embry-Riddle Commencement Speakers: Astronaut Nicole Stott, NTSB Member Robert Sumwalt, Warbird Museum Founder David O’Maley

    Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 09:24 AM

    Robert Sumwalt

    Robert Sumwalt of the NTSB will speak at the Worldwide commencement ceremony.

    Phoenix Air Vice President Dent Thompson to Receive Award for Ebola Humanitarian Flights more...

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  3. Embry-Riddle President Announces Retirement

    Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 01:43 PM

    Dr John JohnsonEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical University President and CEO, Dr. John P. Johnson, has announced his retirement after nearly 12 years of service.  more...

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  4. Embry-Riddle to Offer Unmanned Safety Institute Certification in Florida via State Education Program

    Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 01:28 PM

    USI CertificatesEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach will begin offering the Unmanned Safety Institute’s (USI) small-unmanned safety certification training to interested high school students more...

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  5. Professors Earn Promotions, Tenure in 2015

    Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 01:23 PM

    ERAU Logo

    It’s that time of year again to congratulate Embry-Riddle professors at the Daytona Beach, Fla., Prescott, Ariz. and Worldwide campuses for earning tenure, promotions and being recognized more...

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  6. Airline Performance Declines, According to Airline Quality Rating; Virgin America Still No. 1

    Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 10:00 AM

    Virgin America LogoJoint University Study ShowsTop U.S. Airlines Based on Customer Complaints, Baggage Handling, On-Time Arrivals and Denied Boarding more...

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  7. Raisbeck Engineering Gifts Embry-Riddle Prescott First Ever Endowed Charity

    Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 03:12 PM

    Raisbeck Engineering

    University also Establishes Full-Tuition Scholarship for High School Students in Seattle more...

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  8. Embry-Riddle Worldwide to Offer A & P Prep Course in July

    Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 10:23 AM

    Airframe Powerplant Test Prep

    Airframe Powerplant Test Prep

    Students looking for some additional instruction before sitting for the airframe and powerplant (A & P) written exam can now take a prep course in the comfort of their own home more...

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  9. Embry-Riddle Prescott’s Business Club Prevails At State Competition For Ninth Straight Year

    Thu Apr 9, 2015 at 04:00 PM

    Prescott PBL 2015For the ninth year in a row, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Business Club dominated the 2015 PBL Arizona Leadership Conference Competition more...

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  10. Embry-Riddle Students Take Learning into the Field

    Wed Apr 8, 2015 at 01:41 PM

    Dylan Pratt Volunteering

    Ormond Beach resident Dylan Pratt, center, prepares to get his hands dirty working at Heritage Farms in DeLand. The service learning project was part of Pratt’s environmental communication class at Embry-Riddle, taught by Dr. Rachel Silverman. Pratt is a senior majoring in Communication.

    *Kelly Meinhold is a senior bachelor of science in communication student, set to graduate in May at the Daytona Beach Campus. She is currently interning in marketing/communication at the Emergency Communications Network in Ormond Beach, Fla. more...

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  11. Airline Quality Rating Report to Reveal Top Carriers of 2014

    Mon Apr 6, 2015 at 02:31 PM

    Virgin America

    Virgin America was rated No. 1 in last year's report.

    The April 13 announcement in Washington, D.C., will break down U.S. airlines based on customer complaints, baggage handling, on-time arrivals and denied boardingmore...

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  12. Retired Air Force Chief of Chaplains Charles Baldwin to Speak at Veterans Appreciation Day April 14

    Thu Apr 2, 2015 at 12:20 PM

    Chaplain (Major General) Charles Baldwin

    Chaplain (Maj. Gen.) Charles Baldwin

    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach will hold its seventh annual Veterans Appreciation Day on Tuesday, April 14, with a ceremony and free luncheon for all local military veterans. more...

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  13. Lockheed Martin Skunk Works Engineer Speaks on Seaplane Research

    Thu Apr 2, 2015 at 09:53 AM

    Lockheed Martin Skunk Works

    Back row, left to right: Rishabh Gadi, William Kusuma, Prof. Glenn Greiner, Nicholas Jones, Josh Moffett, Nathan Crane / Front row, left to right: Trevor Perrott, Taylor Fazzini, Neil Hall, James Pagan

    Neil Hall, a stability and flight control engineer with Lockheed Martin’s Skunk Works facility in Marietta, Ga., visited the Daytona Beach Campus recently to talk with students and faculty more...

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  14. Embry-Riddle Experts Weigh In on Germanwings Crash

    Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 04:00 PM

    Erin Bowen - Meet the Press

    Dr. Erin Bowen was featured on NBC News' "Meet the Press."

    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. more...

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  15. Arizona, Florida Campuses Offer Summer Programs for Students on Aviation, Aerospace, Engineering, More

    Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 04:31 PM

    Advanced Robotics Camp

    Children dive into the activities at last year's Advanced Robitcs Camp.

    Students between the ages of 7 to 18 who enjoy the hands-on exploration of aviation, aerospace engineering, robotics, computers and many other STEM-related programs more...

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  16. CYBERWEST Summit to Explore Economic, Technological, Legal Risks Surrounding Cyber Threats

    Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 09:14 AM

    Cyberwest 2015Embry-Riddle Prescott Campus to Host Event with Association for Enterprise Information, Top Business and Government Leaders March 25-26 in Phoenix more...

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  17. Students Score More Than $30,000 in Scholarships at International Women in Aviation Conference

    Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 04:25 PM

    Women in Aviation - Worsham

    Donna Hrinak, of Boeing, congratulates Embry-Riddle student Elizabeth Worsham on her scholarship win.

    A Graduate Network Gathering, Girls in Aviation Day Also Draw Crowds at Annual Event Celebrating Female Flyers more...

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  18. Embry-Riddle Hosts Girls from Volusia and Flagler Counties at Women in Aviation Day on March 31

    Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 03:45 PM

    Women in Aviation LogoHundreds of female middle school students from Volusia and Flagler counties will explore rewarding career fields in aviation, aerospace and engineering Tuesday, March 31, more...

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  19. Harry and Ada Lamon Distinguished Speaker Series Welcomes Dr. Robert Franklin Jr. on March 25 at Embry-Riddle

    Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 03:15 PM

    Robert Franklin Jr

    Dr. Robert Franklin Jr.

    Dr. Robert Franklin Jr. will present the second discourse of the Harry and Ada Lamon Distinguished Speaker Series on March 25 at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach Campus. more...

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  20. Embry-Riddle Hosts Accepted Student Preview Day at Prescott and Daytona Beach Campuses

    Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 12:48 PM

    Fall Open HouseEmbry-Riddle’s residential campuses will buzz with activity on Saturday, March 28, as accepted students and their families attend a fun and informative Preview Day. more...

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  21. National Airline Quality Rating to be Announced April 13

    Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 12:18 PM

    Airline Quality ReportResults of the 25th annual national Airline Quality Rating (AQR) will be announced at 9:30 a.m. EDT Monday, April 13, at a news conference at the National Press Club, Zenger Room, in Washington, D.C. more...

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  22. Embry-Riddle Receives $10,000 Award for Women’s Engineering Institute from Microsoft and NCWIT

    Tue Mar 17, 2015 at 03:40 PM

    Nicole Stott and Girls

    Astronaut Nicole Stott talks to a group of young girls about aviation and engineering.

    Embry-Riddle’s College of Engineering at the Daytona Beach Campus has received a $10,000 award from the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) and Microsoft more...

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  23. Embry-Riddle Returns to Early Roots in Brazil

    Mon Mar 16, 2015 at 12:15 PM

    ERAU LogoMore than 70 years after establishing Brazil’s first aviation school, representatives from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will meet with prospective students, families and national aviation industry leaders more...

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  24. Salary Study Shows Embry-Riddle’s Graduates Earn Hefty Return on Investment

    Wed Mar 11, 2015 at 12:42 PM

    Payscale LogoPrescott Campus No. 1 in Arizona, Daytona Beach Campus No. 2 in Florida more...

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  25. Embry-Riddle Golf Spring Invite Welcomes Beijing Athletes

    Thu Mar 5, 2015 at 12:00 PM

    Prescott Golf Team in China

    The Prescott Campus Golf Team visited China last year.

    Included in a 24-team lineup at this year’s annual Spring Invite will be a dozen special international visitors who in addition to hitting the links for some competitive golf more...

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  26. Embry-Riddle Hosts National Training Aircraft Symposium

    Thu Mar 5, 2015 at 11:33 AM

    National Training Aircraft Symposium 2015The 2015 National Training Aircraft Symposium (NTAS) will take place Sunday to Tuesday, March 15-17, at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach Campus. more...

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  27. Embry-Riddle Begins Relationship with University of South Australia

    Mon Mar 2, 2015 at 02:00 PM

    Worldwide and Australia MOU

    Administrators signed an agreement with representatives from the University of South Australia last month.

    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has opened the door to new opportunities in Australia under a joint agreement finalized last month. more...

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  28. Embry-Riddle Prescott and Stealth Software Partner to Benefit Students, Consumers

    Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 09:25 AM

    Stealth Software

    Chancellor Frank Ayers signs the partnership with Stealth Software.

    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Stealth Software of Scottsdale, Ariz., have joined forces to create new applications and storage methods that will prevent the leakage of sensitive information more...

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  29. Cultures Meet, Greet at Prescott’s International Festival

    Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 02:00 PM

    International Fest

    Students dressed in traditional garb at the festival as a way of representing their unique cultures and ethnicities.

    Continuing to grow each year, Prescott’s International Festival was open to students, staff and the Prescott community last weekend. Attendees strolled through the festival and sampled foods from more...

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  30. Worldwide to Offer Online Dual-Enrollment to High School Students Throughout the World

    Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 04:41 PM

    Online LearningEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide is now bringing online learning to high school students throughout the U.S. and abroad through its new dual enrollment program. more...

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  31. Embry-Riddle Celebrates National Engineers Week with Address by NASA Director for Solar System Exploration

    Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 04:02 PM

    Engineers WeekDr. Firouz Michael Naderi, Director for Solar System Exploration at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), will deliver a keynote address titled “Where Did We Come From and Who more...

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  32. Prescott Business Students Tour Sea-Tac Airport, Alaska, Boeing

    Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 03:31 PM

    Students Tour Sea-Tac

    Students toured the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

    Embry-Riddle Prescott’s Student Chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) spent their President’s Day weekend in the Pacific Northwest. more...

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  33. Meet the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Team Feb. 18

    Tue Feb 10, 2015 at 03:00 PM

    Drive for DiversityNASCAR Drive for Diversity (D4D), the leading developmental platform for female and multicultural drivers and pit crew members, has announced its 2015 class, in association with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. more...

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  34. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Names Brad Sims Worldwide Chancellor

    Tue Feb 3, 2015 at 03:22 PM
    Brad Sims
    Brad Sims

    Brad Sims has been named chancellor of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide.

    Sims, who joined the university in 2013, most recently served as chief academic officer overseeing Worldwide’s colleges of aeronautics, arts and sciences and business and online learning. Before joining Embry-Riddle, he spent four years as dean of the College of Technology at Indiana State University. Sims has worked in private industry and also taught at Western Carolina University, University of Florida and Purdue University. more...

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  35. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Promotes Two Administrators to Senior Vice President

    Tue Feb 3, 2015 at 12:06 PM
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    Richard Heist and John R. Watret

    Dr. John P. Johnson, President of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, has announced the following changes in the school’s organizational structure that elevate two campus executives to university-level positions.  more...

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  36. Prescott Campus Welcomes Largest International Student Class Ever

    Wed Jan 28, 2015 at 09:53 AM

    international-admissions

    Enrollment for the fall international admissions semester begins in June.

    This spring, the Prescott Campus welcomed 35 new international students to its classes — the largest number of international students in a spring semester in the school’s history. more...

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  37. A3IRCON 2015 Examines and Evaluates Future of Commercial Aviation, Cyber Security, Drones and More

    Tue Jan 27, 2015 at 03:00 PM

    A3IRCONGlobal research experts and aviation industry leaders joined more than 100 high school students, their families and college students representing nearly a dozen Arizona and California schools more...

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  38. Dean of Students Celebrates 35 Years at Prescott Campus

    Mon Jan 26, 2015 at 03:00 PM

    Larry-Stephan-Service-Award-600x400.jpg

    Chancellor Frank Ayers presents a plaque to Larry Stephan and his wife, Brenda.

    Dean of Students Larry Stephan was one of 28 Prescott Campus employees who was honored at an Annual Service Awards Banquet celebrating employees with five to 35 years of service, more...

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  39. Recruitment, Alumni Events Hosted Under Rare Aircraft

    Mon Jan 26, 2015 at 10:00 AM

    Alumni Event - LA - Space Shuttle Endeavour

    The Los Angeles event was held underneath the Space Shuttle Endeavour, at the California Science Center.

    Nearly 400 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University alumni, faculty, staff, and current and prospective students gathered at events held in Los Angeles and Seattle last weekend more...

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  40. Drones, Crash Investigation Prove Hot Topics at A3IRCON 2015

    Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 09:00 AM

    A3IRCONAviation industry and academic experts from around the world joined National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) board member Robert Sumwalt and more than 200 registered participants this week more...

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  41. Embry-Riddle Hosts American Society of Appraisers Aviation Valuation Program

    Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 09:17 AM

    American Society of Appraisers

    Director of Fleet Maintenance Jack Haun leads a tour during the American Society of Appraisers multiday certification course.

    For the first time in more than a decade, Embry-Riddle partnered with the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) this week to conduct a three-and-a-half-day course cosponsored by Jet Support Services Inc more...

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  42. ACBSP Reaffirms Accreditation of Embry-Riddle’s College of Business

    Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 09:00 AM

    ACBSP_AccreditedThe Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Board of Commissioners has reaffirmed accreditation of the business programs at Embry-Riddle more...

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  43. Airline Industry Leaders Gather at Embry-Riddle to Discuss Pilot Shortage

    Wed Jan 14, 2015 at 09:00 AM

    ERAU Pilots

    Embry-Riddle Airline Transport Pilot Certification grads Ethan Connor and Chin-Hsuan Hung

    Representatives from the White House, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), major U.S. airlines, including Delta, American, Southwest, United and JetBlue, and many regional carriers more...

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  44. Experts Tackle Aviation and the Global Community at A3IRCON 2015

    Wed Jan 14, 2015 at 08:55 AM
    A3IRCON

    WHAT: The 2015 Aviation, Aeronautics and Aerospace International Research (A3IR) Conference, presented by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott Campus more...

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  45. U.S. News & World Report Ranks Embry-Riddle – Worldwide Among Top Online Educators

    Wed Jan 7, 2015 at 02:46 PM

    US News and World ReportFor the second year in a row, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide has been named one of the nation’s top online educators, according to a U.S. News & World Report listing released today. more...

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  46. Dr. Charles Krauthammer to Begin the Spring 2015 President’s Speakers Series Jan. 20 at Embry-Riddle

    Thu Dec 18, 2014 at 02:46 PM

    Charles Krauthammer

    Charles Krauthammer

    WHAT: The Embry-Riddle President’s Speakers Series for spring 2015 at the Daytona Beach Campus begins Jan. 20 as Special Assistant to the President Marc Bernier hosts An Evening with Dr. Charles Krauthammer. more...

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  47. Florida State Senator Don Gaetz Presented with Honorary Doctoral Degree at Commencement

    Mon Dec 15, 2014 at 02:22 PM

    Don Gaetz Honorary Degree

    Board of Directors Chair Mori Hosseini (left) and President John P. Johnson (right) present Don Gaetz his diploma.

    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 more...

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  48. Allianz and Embry-Riddle Create Safety Study Spanning Six Decades of Commercial Jet Aviation

    Thu Dec 11, 2014 at 04:10 PM

    Global Aviation Safety StudyWorldwide Study Shows Improvements in Aircraft and Engine Design, Communications, Technology and Training Make Flying the Safest Way to Travel more...

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  49. Embry-Riddle’s Prescott Campus Earns Top Nod in Job Market Study for Second Year in a Row

    Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 03:11 PM

    Affordable Colleges ROIAffordableCollegeOnline.org Names Prescott Among Elite 1% as Part of ‘Million Dollar ROI’ Ranking more...

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  50. Embry-Riddle Named Among Top Schools for Military and Veterans for Sixth Straight Year

    Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 03:00 PM

    Top School for Military LogoMilitary Advanced Education Honors University’s Three Campuses in Annual College Guide more...

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  51. Daytona Beach Soccer Player Named NAIA National Player of the Year

    Tue Dec 9, 2014 at 11:42 AM

    Andrea Froshaug

    Andrea Foshaug

    Just days after finishing as a national semifinalist for the first time in program history the Embry-Riddle women’s soccer team added several individual awards to its list of accomplishments more...

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  52. Embry-Riddle Prescott Soccer Produces 12 Scholar-Athletes

    Tue Dec 9, 2014 at 09:16 AM

    Prescott AthleticsEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical University students continue to prove successful both in the classroom and on the field, with student-athletes from the women’s and men’s soccer teams recognized more...

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  53. Worldwide Student Invents Cell Phone Cord Saver

    Fri Dec 5, 2014 at 01:10 PM

    Snakables

    Student Wes Goulbourne invented Snakable.

    If you own a smartphone, odds are you’ve encountered that moment when your phone cord bites the dust after falling apart at the seams. For most of us, that frustration more...

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  54. Commencement Speakers: Florida State Senator Donald Gaetz and Race Team Owner David Robertson

    Wed Dec 3, 2014 at 02:34 PM

    Commencement

    Commencement at Embry-Riddle

    University to Name Dual-Enrollment Program in Gaetz’s Honor; Robertson to Receive Embry-Riddle Award for Service on Board of Trustees more...

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  55. Embry-Riddle Vice President Lou Seno Donates Historical Aircraft, Scholarships to High School

    Mon Dec 1, 2014 at 12:00 PM

    Lou Seno

    Lou Seno

    Louis C. Seno Jr., Vice President for Corporate Relations and Government Affairs at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and his wife Christine have announced they will donate  more...

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  56. Embry-Riddle Student, Vermont High School Win 2014 Real World Design Challenge

    Fri Nov 21, 2014 at 08:44 AM

    Real World Design Challenge

    Aerospace Engineering student Sai Andra and a high school team won first place at the challenge.

    Embry-Riddle Worldwide faculty challenged high school students with a complex unmanned aerial system (UAS) problem, and first-year aerospace engineering student Sai Andra and  more...

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  57. Worldwide Expands Dual Enrollment Reach to South Africa

    Wed Nov 19, 2014 at 11:00 AM

    South African FlagThe Dual Enrollment Program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide is now offering online college courses to students attending the Aerospace Leadership Academy (AERLA) in South Africa more...

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  58. Gale Lemerand Honored as Philanthropist of the Year by the Association of Fundraising Professionals

    Mon Nov 17, 2014 at 01:31 PM

    Gale Lemerand and Dr. Johnson

    Gale Lemerand and Dr. John P. Johnson

    The Volusia/Flagler Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals recognized L. Gale Lemerand as the Philanthropist of the Year at a Nov. 14 luncheon celebrating National Philanthropy Day more...

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  59. Embry-Riddle Flight Teams Win Regional Championship, Prepare For National Competition

    Fri Nov 14, 2014 at 02:00 PM

    Eagles Flight Teams

    The Embry-Riddle Eagles and Golden Eagles Flight Teams

    The Eagles and Golden Eagles Flight Teams from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., campuses dominated the National Intercollegiate Flying Association’s  more...

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  60. Embry-Riddle Asia Celebrates Latest Graduation with U.S. Ambassador Wagar

    Mon Nov 10, 2014 at 12:30 PM

    Dr. Watret at Singapore Graduation

    Chancellor Dr. John Watret speaks at the graduation ceremony.

    Responding to the region’s growing need for aviation professionals, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Asia awarded degrees to 24 aviation business and aeronautical science graduate students Saturday. more...

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  61. Embry-Riddle Students Become First in Nation to Complete FAA-Approved Airline Transport Pilot Certification Training Program

    Fri Oct 31, 2014 at 08:47 AM

    Ethan Connor and Chin-Hsuan Hung

    Ethan Connor and Chien-Hsuan Hung in the Level-D CRJ-200 full-motion simulator at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

    Ethan Connor and Chien-Hsuan Hung at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach, Fla., campus are the first students in the United States to complete the Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) Certification  more...

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  62. Celebrate Blue & Gold Week at Embry-Riddle with a Variety of Special Events Open to the Public

    Fri Oct 31, 2014 at 08:19 AM

    Blue and Gold WeekEnjoy the Inaugural Women’s Basketball Game, Women’s Volleyball, Men’s First Home Basketball Game of the Season, a Rock Opera, an Internationally Known Comedian and More more...

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  63. Robotics Team Places in Maritime Competition

    Mon Oct 27, 2014 at 11:22 AM

    Maritime RobotX Challenge Logo

    Embry-Riddle’s Robotics Association team placed fourth overall at the Maritime RobotX Challenge, which ended Sunday, Oct. 26, in Singapore. more...

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  64. Four Students Receive $25,000 Bob Hoover Presidential Scholarships

    Fri Oct 24, 2014 at 04:00 PM

    Bob Hoover Scholarship Winners

    Bob Hoover with the scholarship winners at a ceremony at the Daytona Beach Campus

    Special Event Also Reveals Location and Design of Future Bob Hoover Hall of Honor Exhibit more...

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  65. Daytona Beach Study Abroad Office Changes Name

    Thu Oct 23, 2014 at 03:08 PM

    Study Abroad Students in the Louvre

    Students in the Study Abroad program visited the Louvre and the South of France in 2013.

    The Study Abroad Office on the Daytona Beach Campus is now called the Office of Global Engagement.

    The new name better reflects the offerings managed through the department more...

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  66. Video Recaps: Wings Out West, Wings & Waves

    Mon Oct 20, 2014 at 02:25 PM

    Wings and Waves-Wings Out West LogosThe Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., campuses hosted two of its largest events this month: the Wings & Waves air show and the OctoberWest homecoming, respectively.  more...

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  67. Worldwide Campus Hosts Free Webinar Series

    Tue Oct 14, 2014 at 11:22 AM

    Worldwide Webinar SeriesEmbry-Riddle Worldwide’s eight-session free webinar series — which starts Oct. 14, 2014 and runs to June 9, 2015 — has announced its course schedule. more...

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  68. Embry-Riddle Honors Nine Noteworthy Alumni at Prescott Awards Dinner

    Fri Oct 3, 2014 at 03:26 PM

    Larry Gregg

    Larry Gregg was one three inducted into the Chancellor's Hall of Fame .

    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will induct three new members into the Prescott Chancellor’s Alumni Hall of Fame and honor six other prominent alumni at the Alumni Awards Dinner more...

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  69. Embry-Riddle Invites Community to Participate in Cybersecurity Awareness Month

    Fri Oct 3, 2014 at 10:25 AM

    Cyber Intelligence Security

    Learn more about the Cyber Intelligence & Security undergraduate degree at the Prescott Campus. Or, read about the Homeland Security degree at the Daytona Beach Campus.

    Hear about the future of cybersecurity and find out what you can do to protect your online identity this month at Embry-Riddle more...

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  70. Embry-Riddle Worldwide Ranked No. 1 for Online Education

    Thu Oct 2, 2014 at 11:00 AM

    College Choice LogoEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide has been named the No. 1 online college and university by College Choicemore...

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  71. Latitude Awards Recognize Top Worldwide Faculty, Staff, Departments

    Tue Sep 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM

    Latitude Award - Faculty of the Year

    Dr. Brent Terwilliger won the Faculty of the Year Award. Click the photo for a gallery of shots from the event, along with the rest of the winners.

    Innovation and academic excellence were celebrated by Embry-Riddle Worldwide during its annual Latitude Awards ceremony last week in Orlando, Fla.  more...

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  72. Embry-Riddle Chosen as Design Partner for New Oracle Cloud Platform

    Tue Sep 30, 2014 at 10:35 AM

    OracleEmbry-Riddle was one of four colleges in the United States chosen to provide guidance and domain expertise in the development of Oracle’s Strategic Design Program more...

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  73. Heart Walk, College of Arts & Sciences Open House Take Over Daytona Beach Campus

    Mon Sep 29, 2014 at 03:46 PM

    Heart Walk 2014

    The Volusia-Flagler Heart Walk raised money and awareness for the American Heart Association.

    The Daytona Beach Campus was jam-packed Friday night, hosting the American Heart Association’s 2014 Volusia-Flagler Heart Walk and a College of Arts & Sciences Open House. more...

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  74. U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds To Headline Embry-Riddle’s Wings & Waves Air Show at Daytona Beach

    Fri Sep 26, 2014 at 08:35 AM

    Wings N Waves 2012 Thunderbirds

    The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds soar over Daytona Beach at Embry-Riddle's 2012 Wings & Waves.

    Aerobatics, Skydivers, GEICO Offshore Racing Boat, Historical Aircraft, EcoCar and More Set for Embry-Riddle’s Wings & Waves Air Show Over the Atlantic Ocean Oct. 11-12 more...

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  75. NASA Announcement Means Big Opportunity for World’s Only Commercial Space Ops Degree Seekers

    Mon Sep 22, 2014 at 02:45 PM

    Commercial Space Ops

    Enrollment in Embry-Riddle's Commercial Space Operations program has tripled since its 2013 inception.

    As Boeing and SpaceX work with NASA to bring manned space flights back to the Space Coast, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University students are set to fill the need for uniquely qualified graduates. more...

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  76. Tennis Alumnus First Embry-Riddle Athlete Inducted Into NAIA Hall of Fame

    Mon Sep 22, 2014 at 10:22 AM

    Mislav Hizak

    Mislav Hizak

    Alumnus Mislav Hizak became the first Embry-Riddle student-athlete to be inducted into the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Hall of Fame last week more...

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  77. Astronaut, Alumnus Terry Virts Prepares for Second Trip to International Space Station

    Fri Sep 19, 2014 at 09:00 AM

    Terry Virts

    Terry Virts

    Like many kids, Terry Virts always wanted to be an astronaut.

    “I did everything that I needed to do without thinking it would really happen,” he said. more...

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  78. Prescott’s 2014 Homecoming Soars to New Heights

    Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 03:27 PM

    octoberwest 2014 - big

    This year's event will feature an air show, veterans 5K and golf tournament.

    Some of aviation’s most daring aerobatic performers and one of its most honored icons will help Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott Campus more...

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  79. Explore Spectacular Images from the Hubble Space Telescope with Zolt Levay Sept. 26

    Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 01:00 PM

    Hubble Space Telescope in Orbit

    The Hubble Space Telescope will be the topic of the Sept. 26 lecture.

    WHAT: Space Telescope Science Institute's Zolt Levay presents a behind-the-scenes look at the images produced by the Hubble Space Telescope on 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, at Embry-Riddle more...

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  80. Embry-Riddle to Host American Heart Association's 2014 Volusia-Flagler Heart Walk Sept. 26

    Tue Sep 16, 2014 at 08:29 AM

    Heart-WalkWHAT: Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus is hosting the 2014 Volusia-Flagler Heart Walk for the local chapter of the American Heart Association. The annual Heart Walk raises awareness and funds more...

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  81. Dr. John P. Johnson Delivers Prescott Campus State of the University Address

    Mon Sep 15, 2014 at 10:26 AM

    State of the University

    Dr. John P. Johnson

    Embry-Riddle President Dr. John P. Johnson visited the Prescott Campus last week to deliver his State of the University Address.

    Among the highlights of his presentation was Prescott’s 2014 record enrollment more...

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  82. Embry-Riddle's Aerospace Engineering Program Named No. 1 in Nation for 15th Straight Year

    Thu Sep 11, 2014 at 01:00 PM

    US News & World Report BadgesU.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges Guide Also Ranks University Highly in Undergraduate Engineering, Military Education, and As Rising Educational Star more...

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  83. Aviation History Program Talk Dates, Speakers Announced at Prescott Campus

    Mon Sep 8, 2014 at 01:37 PM

    Jerry Kidrick

    Flight Department Chairman Jerry Kidrick kicks off the program with a talk about combat advising.

    The Prescott Campus’ Aviation History Program will kick off Wednesday, Sept. 10, with Flight Department Chairman Jerry Kidrick taking the stage to talk about his days as a combat advisor more...

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  84. Worldwide Uses Virtual Crash Lab to Teach Aircraft Accident Investigation, Analysis Through Simulation

    Thu Sep 4, 2014 at 12:22 PM

    Virtual Crash Site

    Click the photo for a trailer for the virtual crash lab "game."

    This “game” isn’t the latest version of Call of Duty. It’s an assignment in ASCI 615 Aviation/Aerospace Accident Investigation and Analysis at Embry-Riddle Worldwide. more...

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  85. Embry-Riddle Faculty Experts, Industry Insiders to Discuss Unmanned Aircraft Systems

    Tue Sep 2, 2014 at 12:22 PM

    Lift Magazine Aug 2014

    The panel discussion is based off of a story in the latest edition of Embry-Riddle's alumni magazine, Lift.

    Host Marc Bernier and a panel of Embry-Riddle faculty experts and industry insiders will discuss a timely topic, titled “All Around Us: Unmanned Aircraft Systems are Revolutionizing Aviation. more...

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  86. Colleen Conklin Named New Director of Advanced Placement Programs at Embry-Riddle

    Fri Aug 29, 2014 at 02:00 PM

    Colleen Conklin - Resized

    Colleen Conklin

    Colleen Conklin, former Director of Educational Programs for the Aerospace Career Academy, has assumed the position of Director of Advanced Placement Programs  more...

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  87. Innovation and New Inventions Generate a Banner Year for Embry-Riddle Researchers

    Fri Aug 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM

    Aquasolve

    AquaSolve Ventures LLC was formed to commercialize clean-water technology..

    For the first time in Embry-Riddle’s history, the university has signed a license agreement giving a company exclusive rights to a piece of university-owned intellectual property. more...

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  88. Embry-Riddle Donates 150 Backpacks Filled with School Supplies to Needy Students

    Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 08:00 AM

    School Supply Drive Commitee

    WEQC school supply drive committee members Samantha Vale, Linda Larkin, Joanne Rodriguez, Pete Rondeau, Donna Walden, Stacy Martorella and Rashmi Mazzarella

    After six years of collecting and donating school supplies to the children and grandchildren of university employees, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Work Environment Quality Council (WEQC) reached more...

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  89. Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach Campus Offers Aviation-Focused Professional Programs for 2014

    Wed Aug 27, 2014 at 11:00 AM

    Short Courses LogoAs part of Embry-Riddle’s commitment to continuing professional education and lifelong learning, the university is hosting a variety of aviation-focused short courses and workshops  more...

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  90. Rev. David Keck Named New Daytona Beach Chaplain

    Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM

    David Keck

    David Keck

    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has appointed Rev. David Keck as its new chaplain.

    Rev. Keck comes to Embry-Riddle from Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia more...

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  91. Fall 2014 President’s Speaker Series Begins Sept. 9 at Embry-Riddle's Daytona Beach Campus

    Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 07:00 AM

    President's Speaker Series

    The President's Speaker Series will host events on the Daytona Beach Campus through November 19.

    WHAT: The Embry-Riddle President’s Speaker Series for fall 2014 at the Daytona Beach Campus begins Sept. 9 as host Marc Bernier discusses Ethics, Sports and Fair Play  more...

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  92. Embry-Riddle and International Space University Reinforce Cooperation

    Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 09:00 AM

    International Space University LogoThe Commercial Space Operations program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and International Space University (ISU) recently executed a new memorandum of understanding more...

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  93. Annual University Update Steeped in Passion, Growth

    Tue Aug 19, 2014 at 03:00 PM

    John P Johnson State of Univ Address

    President John P. Johnson spoke about Embry-Riddle's growth in his Aug. 18 State of the University Address.

    The passion of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s staff and faculty, continuing physical growth on campus and in the Research Park and cementing the institution’s place as a leader in innovation more...

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  94. Embry-Riddle Introduces Ph.D. in Human Factors, Gains Highest Accreditation from SACS Commission

    Thu Aug 14, 2014 at 11:28 AM

    Human Factors Promo Pic

    Learn more about the degree on the Human Factors Ph.D. page.

    In a landmark moment in its history, Embry-Riddle has won approval of its new Ph.D. in Human Factors degree program as well as an accompanying advancement to the highest level of accreditation more...

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  95. Prescott Campus Students Launch CubeSat on High-Altitude Balloon

    Thu Aug 14, 2014 at 10:25 AM

    CubSat1

    Clayton Jacobs, Doug Granger and Zach Henney with EagleSat at CBSF in Ft. Sumner, N.M.

    Run by NASA's Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility (CSBF) and Louisiana State University, the High Altitude Student Platform (HASP) program launches 12 student payloads to 125,000 feet more...

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  96. Embry-Riddle Student Blogger Picked for Aviation Week’s 20 in Their 20s List

    Thu Aug 14, 2014 at 09:30 AM

    Lynsey Schroeder

    Lynsey Schroeder

    Lynsey Schroeder, Engineering Physics senior at the Daytona Beach Campus, was selected for the Aviation Week Twenty20s list based on her participation in and contributions to  more...

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  97. Army ROTC to Award STEM Scholarships for Prescott Cyber Intelligence and Security Program

    Mon Aug 11, 2014 at 12:00 PM

    Army ROTCThe U.S. Army’s Cadet Command has approved Embry-Riddle Prescott’s request to classify the Cyber Intelligence and Security undergraduate program more...

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  98. Embry-Riddle Named Best College for Veterans in the South by U.S. News & World Report

    Wed Aug 6, 2014 at 03:44 PM

    US News & World Report Badges

    Embry-Riddle Worldwide was also recognized by U.S. News in January.

    U.S. News & World Report has named Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University its No. 1 Best College for Veterans in the South. more...

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  99. Embry-Riddle NextGen Test Bed Efforts Help Airlines Save Millions

    Tue Aug 5, 2014 at 12:00 PM

    NexGen - Facility Tour

    Ken Greene (center), deputy manager of aviation at the Denver airport, recently visited the Florida NextGen Test Bed at Embry-Riddle.

    Research being conducted at Embry-Riddle’s Florida NextGen Test Bed is paying off for airlines — nationally and internationally. more...

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  100. Embry-Riddle Named in Top 100 Companies for Working Families for 10th Straight Year

    Tue Aug 5, 2014 at 09:00 AM

    Orlando Sentinel Top 100 - 2014The Orlando Sentinel has named Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University one of Central Florida’s Top 100 Companies for Working Families for the 10th consecutive year. more...

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