After sweeping last year’s top spot in the collegiate division and besting 50 teams as No. 1 for the first time in school history, female pilots from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will once again take to the skies to compete in the historic 2017 Women’s Air Race Classic (ARC) beginning June 20 at Frederick, Md., and ending June 23 in Santa Fe, N.M.
More than 1,500 graduates and their families celebrated opportunity, success and pride as part of Embry-Riddle Worldwide San Diego (California) Campus’ Spring commencement held Friday, June 9, aboard the historic USS Midway Museum.
One hundred and nine graduates received degrees this past weekend as Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide held its Pensacola commencement exercises at 1 p.m. June 3 in the Blue Angels Atrium of the National Naval Aviation Museum aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University students were able to design and engineer a better high-performance hybrid car for the national EcoCAR 3 Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition, thanks to an in-kind software grant with a commercial value of $36 million from Siemens PLM Software.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Worldwide Yokota Campus was proud to host students representing Worldwide campus locations at Kadena, Atsugi, and Yokosuka in Japan and Camp Humphreys in South Korea at the University’s Inaugural PACOM (United States Pacific Command) Commencement Ceremony near Tokyo, Japan.
For the first time in Embry-Riddle Worldwide San Diego (California) Campus’s history, a sitting university president, Dr. P. Barry Butler, will serve as commencement speaker for its Spring graduation ceremony.
Graduates, special guests and university representatives were among those attending the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Worldwide Europe commencement ceremony at the Lufthansa Training and Conference Center in Seeheim, Germany, Saturday, May 20.
Sporting "Star Trek – The Original Series" team uniforms, the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Spelling Bee Team on May 18 dominated their opponents, correctly spelling 19 words in a row to retain their status as champions of an annual fund-raising event organized by the Volusia Literacy Council and presented by Bethune-Cookman University.
A total of 102 students will be receiving 110 degrees through Embry-Riddle Worldwide Europe this spring. Almost 50 Embry-Riddle graduates will attend the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Graduation Ceremony at the Lufthansa Training & Conference Center in Seeheim, Germany, Saturday, May 20 at 2 p.m. Immediately follow the ceremony, faculty, staff, friends and alumni are invited to a reception honoring the graduates and their families.
Embry-Riddle Worldwide student and technology startup business founder Reamonn Soto’s Sensatek Propulsion Technology Inc. earned the first-place nod and a check for $10,000 at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Launch Your Venture competition held April 18 at the John Mica Engineering and Aerospace Innovation Complex (MicaPlex) in the university’s Research Park.
After just six weeks into the Embry-Riddle presidency, Dr. P. Barry Butler participated in an interview on Monday with Marc Bernier, Director of the Embry-Riddle SpeakER Series. Among the many topics they touched on, the president discussed his career influencers, why he chose to work at Embry-Riddle, his management style, student success, athletics, online education, diversity, research, alumni engagement and how he will not miss the tough Iowa winters. Watch the video and see photos or check out the local media coverage, below.
Veterans Appreciation Day - Monday, April 10, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s ICI Center, 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd., Daytona Beach, 32114
Embry-Riddle Interim Chancellor Dr. Tim Brady, President Dr. Barry Butler and the entire Daytona Beach Campus welcome all veterans and friends to the annual celebration of all veterans. Guest speaker will be Embry-Riddle alumnus and U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. David Panzera. A free lunch will be provided following the ceremony. This event is free and open to the public.
The National Training Aircraft Symposium (NTAS) at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is currently accepting papers, posters and brief summaries for its 2017 conference in Daytona Beach, Florida, which takes place August 14 - 16. This year's NTAS Conference will focus on current research conducted in academia and industry in areas ranging from pilot supply and flight training, to technology and leadership in aviation. Visit the conference website for more information.