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Firefighters rescue 5 hikers from northern Arizona mountain

The Embry Riddle Aeronautical University students started ascending the face of the mountain late Thursday afternoon without using a trail.


Related Topix: Fire

Thu Aug 21, 2014


'UAS Challenge' lastest addition to National Championship Air Races

In addition to drone displays, National Championship Air Race fans can now fly UAVs this coming September.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Courier

Medal of Honor recipient credits his leaders

Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Ty Michael Carter gave a presentation Tuesday to students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, stressing the importance of skilled leadership and explaining the differences between post-traumatic stress and post-traumatic stress disorder.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Daily Courier

Your identity at stake - Local experts reveal how to keep your privacy online

And, if you've been following the news, surely you know that it's not just computers that are vulnerable to attacks, that the phones that many of us use as computers can also be hacked and infiltrated by those with bad intent.


Related Topix: Prescott Valley, AZ, PC, Computer Security, Science / Technology

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Capital Soup

DSC Foundation kicks off fall WISE series - from fracking to Sunrail to ET

From everything you wanted to know about SUNRAIL, fracking and the possibilities of extraterrestrial life to historical perspectives of the Middle East and World War II, the Daytona State College The season opens on Tuesday, Sept.


Related Topix: Meteorology, Science, Daytona Beach, FL, Volusia County, FL, Flagler County, FL

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Colleges reach out to veterans Daytona Beach a " There is a lounge at...

There is a lounge at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University where military veterans, young and old, sit back on couches and prop up their feet.


Related Topix: Daytona Beach, FL, Life, Veteran Affairs, Lutz, FL

Fri Aug 15, 2014


Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Introduces Ph.D. in Human...

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 - Institutions that Offer Four or More Doctorates - in a decision by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges ,the regional ... (more)


Related Topix: Daytona Beach, FL

Thu Aug 14, 2014


NTSB report confirms engine failure to blame for Venice Beach plane crash

The National Transportation Safety Board released its first report on the Venice Beach plane crash Thursday, saying engine failure caused the crash that killed two beachgoers.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Daytona Beach, FL, Venice, FL


Beach Landings: One More Time

For the second time in less than three weeks, a small plane made a forced landing on a Sarasota County, Florida beach.


Related Topix: Sarasota County, FL, Education Etc., Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft, US News, Federal Aviation Administration


Employers, job seekers flood Orange County job fair

WESH 2's Marina Marraco reports on tips and best practices for Central Florida job seekers.


Related Topix: Florida


Martha Stewart can use drones; scientists' drones grounded

It's a strange world where Martha Stewart gets to take pictures from a drone hundreds of feet in the air, while advanced aviation scientists at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University remain tethered to the ground by a 70-foot rope.


Mon Aug 11, 2014

WJHG-TV Panama City

Walton High School Offers New High-Tech Program

For nearly five years Walton High School Principal Russell Hughes has been working closely with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to bring their program to Walton County.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Walton County, FL

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Love and Theft Launching Night That You'll Never Forget Tour October 16

Love and Theft are headed out on the Night That You'll Never Forget tour starting October 16 in Portland, Maine.


Related Topix: Portland, ME, Fairfield University, Louisiana State University, Theater, Arts

The Daily Courier

108th Army Band to perform free Aug. 14 at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

The performance is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Activity Center, 3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott.


Related Topix: Prescott, AZ

Sun Aug 10, 2014


Guest Blog: EAA on Hangar Policy

We just looked at SocialFlight and confirmed that AirVenture exhaustion is a myth-it's still summer, so everything aviation is still... Several years ago, a large jet flown by a famous British airline was approaching New York for a landing at JFK.


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Blog News, Education Etc., Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft

The Daily Courier

Iraq combat advisor to speak at Embry-Riddle on Sept. 10

The Daily Courier Retired U.S. Army Colonel Jerry Kidrick led a team of combat advisors during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2010, and advised Iraqi Army officials on counter-insurgent actions while serving a 16-month stint in Basra.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Prescott, AZ

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Walton HS students gain opportunity to soar

With less than two weeks until the start of classes, the School Board approved dual enrollment classes with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Crestview, FL, De Funiak Springs, FL (Defuniak Springs, FL)

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Star Press

New BSU president talks scandal, agenda, moreNew BSU president talks...

New BSU president talks scandal, agenda, more Ferguson comments on his upcoming agenda Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/1nAegrG Those are some of the things on Ball State University President Paul Ferguson's schedule, which he discussed with The Star Press during an interview on Friday, the end of his first full week on the ... (more)


Related Topix: Ball State University, University of Maine

Hometown News

Stetson bans tobacco from campuses

Figuratively professors may beg to differ with that statement. Literally, as of Aug. 1, use of all tobacco, electronic cigarettes and a variety of smokeless products is prohibited in Stetson buildings and structures, on grounds, parking lots and in university and personal vehicles while on Stetson grounds.


Related Topix: Biology, Science

Thu Aug 07, 2014


Hangar Policy Lunacy

We just looked at SocialFlight and confirmed that AirVenture exhaustion is a myth-it's still summer, so everything aviation is... Several years ago, a large jet flown by a famous British airline was approaching New York for a landing at JFK.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Civil Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing Business Jet, Aircraft, Cessna 150, Cessna Aircraft, Cirrus SR22, Cirrus Aircraft