Hundreds of faculty, staff, and students streamed through Embry-Riddle’s MicaPlex on Monday, taking a first look at the 50,000-square-foot building, which is near completion. The preview included 10 labs that will support research in engineering, aerospace, and aviation as well as offices, conference rooms, workshops, and 10,000 square feet of flex lease space.
A free interdisciplinary forum featuring scientists and an artist/astronaut focused on how astronautics enables science communication through human stories and artistic interpretation will be hosted at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach Campus on Saturday, April 8, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Willie Miller Instructional Center.
The media is invited to attend the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s new North Charleston Worldwide Campus at 7301 Rivers Ave. in North Charleston, across the street from the Target Shopping Plaza. This new location joins the original campus at Joint Base Charleston, and offers associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, as well as undergraduate certifications in a number of disciplines.
From politics to the South Pole, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University invites the public to attend the spring 2017 Speaker Series. Marc Bernier, Director of the Embry-Riddle Speaker Series and host of The Marc Bernier Show on FM93.5/AM1150 WNDB, will act as moderator.
Each 90-minute Speaker Series event is free, open to the public and will be held in the Willie Miller Instructional Center auditorium on Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus, 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd. Most events begin at 7 p.m. with seating available beginning at 6 p.m. Overflow viewing rooms will be available with open seating. Click here for a map of the campus.
The passion, the love and the tormented beauty of the life of Vincent van Gogh is dramatized in this intimate one-man play, which playwright Leonard Nimoy adapted from the hundreds of letters between Vincent and his closest ally: his brother, Theo.
Professional Programs at Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus have concluded a successful year of continuing education offerings, with over 10 seminars attended by more than 185 aviation professionals from around the globe. Organizations who took advantage of the lifelong learning opportunities included Chevron USA, General Atomics, FAA, SkySkopes, Virgin America Airlines, Boeing, L3 Communications, U.S. Air Force, Piper Aircraft, Ghana Civil Aviation Authority and U.S. Customs & Border Protection.
All students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends are invited to honor and remember those lost or injured in the tragic shooting in Orlando at a memorial vigil Thursday, June 16, at 4 p.m. in the Center for Faith and Spirituality on the Daytona Beach Campus.
There will be an opportunity to light a candle in remembrance. Everyone is welcome to share their thoughts and offer encouragement and prayers.
In the event that an Embry-Riddle student, faculty, staff member or alumnus is among the victims in this heartbreaking tragedy, please send information to the Dean of Students Office at (386) 226-6326 or email@example.com.
ERAU Motorsports to be One of 120 Collegiate Teams from Around the World Racing at Michigan International Speedway May 11-14. The ERAU Motorsports Club at Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus will unveil its first-ever student designed and built open-wheel, high performance Formula SAE® racecar Monday, May 2, at 5 p.m. in the Henderson Welcome Center. The racecar will then compete against 119 teams from around the world at the Michigan International Speedway May 11-14.
Kris "Tanto" Paronto, perhaps best known for his story told in the book and movie "13 Hours," spoke on April 13 in front of a packed house of more than 850 people from both the campus and the Prescott community. Paronto was a former Army Ranger from 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment and private security contractor who was part of the CIA annex security team that responded to the terrorist attack on the U.S. Special Mission in Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, 2012. He told his compelling story of helping to save more than 20 lives at the CIA Annex while fighting off terrorists for more than 13 hours.
As Virgin America claimed the top spot for the fourth consecutive year, overall U.S. airline performance improved slightly in 2015, according to the 26th annual Airline Quality Rating (AQR), released today (Monday, April 4) at the National Press Club in Washington. The AQR is a joint research project funded as part of faculty research activities at Wichita State University (Wichita, Kansas) and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona, campus.