With his sights set squarely on space, Jarred Jordan (’23) expected to find out-of-this-world opportunities when he began his pursuit of a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering…
From a platoon sergeant in the United States Marine Corps to NASA’s Business Pathways Intern, Jetro Gallo is on mission to achieve his next goal thanks to the connections…
Worldwide alumna Alyssa DeCarlis (‘22) reviewed an extensive list of graduate programs before deciding that Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University was the right choice…
Bob and Brady Slaughter
When Brady Slaughter (’21) graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University with his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, it helped him launch the career he had always…
Rachel St. Louis
Every time Rachel St. Louis (’24) sells another piece of her unique aviation-themed jewelry, she gets a little closer to finishing the construction of her own actual…
When he left the U.S. Air Force in 2014 after serving for 23 years and rising to the rank of major, Ben Gonzalez (’19, ’20, ’22) set his sights on similar success in…
An elite team is required to keep the Blue Angels flying high. Each support team member offers a unique skill set and is expected to perform with precision. One recent…
Michaelle “Michy” Ramos
Aerospace Engineering major Michaelle Ramos (‘22) looks to boost opportunities for a population STEM industries lack.
Electrical Engineering senior Drew Yoshida (’23) spent summer 2022 getting a huge head start on his career, thanks to an internship at Honeywell Aerospace.
Computer Engineering major and international graduate Teja Tiriveedhi (‘21) took advantage of Embry-Riddle's many academic and social opportunities to help enrich his…
Ralph Alcock (’78) was among four pilots who flew the first training aircraft to the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott Campus in August 1978, just before…
College is an investment in yourself. It’s a path to the future career- and ultimately the future life—that you dream of. As you start to prepare for the college years,…
For Katharine Larsen (‘21,’22, ‘25), one great experience at Embry-Riddle deserves two more.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is a leading institution for aviation and aerospace education around the globe, but that expertise extends further than you may realize…
When Piper Forcier (’21) came to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, she had her sights set on becoming a pilot. But her real passion for aviation put her on a path…
There are plenty of things that set flight training at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University apart, but for Nevada Randall (’25), it is leading-edge technology that is…
For Martin Kurkchubasche (’20, ’23), completing his flight training at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has started a journey that’s gone way beyond the flight…
When it came time to define her career pursuit, Elizabeth Mitchell (’22) kept an open mind. And that allowed Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to help her open doors…
Connor Cook (’22) learned to fly when he was 15. But after arriving at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, he found out there was something he enjoyed even more than…
When Janessa Slone (’23) was a high school senior, she made a “spontaneous choice” to pursue physics even though she wasn’t 100% sure where that decision would ultimately…
Aerospace Engineering major Wilson Tadena (’22) turned an internship at The Boeing Company into a job as a Flight Test Engineer after graduation.
Students at Embry-Riddle don’t just learn beyond the classroom on campus; they also learn outside of the U.S. through their adventures studying abroad.
Global Security and Intelligence major Savannah Riddles’ (‘21) study abroad experience allowed her a unique opportunity to carve her own path toward her future.
Originally from Las Cruces, New Mexico, Pedro Najera (‘21) was always fascinated with aviation. It was this fascination that eventually led him to a Bachelor of Science…
Although he already has plenty on his plate, Michael Zaffuto (’02, ’22) could not pass up an opportunity to help improve the educational experience for his fellow students…
As a member of the Civil Air Patrol, Adrienne Reid assists with teaching cadets about safety and risk management.
Jacques-Alice Auguste (’23) came to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to prepare herself for a career in the critical and rapidly growing field of homeland security.…
Peter Cuthbert (’25) has a pretty straightforward vision for where he wants his flying career to take him – and he knows that Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University can…
Zeroed in on his dream degree at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Zane Zylstra (’19) found that the right education provided a launchpad to some unexpected and amazing…
Eagles Get Down to Business with Boeing
A group of business students from all three Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University campuses recently got a unique opportunity thanks to the university’s longstanding relationship…
Aerospace Engineering student Marielle Lenehan capitalized on her SCUBA diving experience for an opportunity of a lifetime.
Michael Bouchard (’22) remembers the moment he decided to become a pilot. Now, he’s working to give students in the local community the same opportunity.
Boeing Scholar Faith Vasquez (’25) wants to be a part of the global supply chain demand solution.
A solid academic foundation and unparalleled practical experience have this Eagle ready to launch his dream career.
Master of Science in Project Management graduate Treshina Smith plans to open her own small business consulting company in the future.
Jon France is preparing for his future in the military through the combination of his degree in Aeronautics, minor in Security and Intelligence and Japanese language…
Thanks to her Boeing scholarship, Mechanical Engineering student Chyra Parson is one step closer to achieving her dreams.
Worldwide student Steven Warmath uses his passion for pop culture to make a difference in the Orlando community and beyond.
Blake Evans and Corey Hume
Embry-Riddle, Boeing partner to pave new path to success for military students.
Eagle grad launches her active-duty commission in the country’s newest branch of military service.
Senior Niko Blanks is on a mission to help shape a more advanced – and accessible – age of space exploration.
Aeronautical Science senior Skyler Williams shares his experience transferring to Embry-Riddle’s Prescott Campus.
Valuable lab and research experience is preparing Lauryn Taylor (’22) to make a difference in aerospace medicine and beyond.
Alumna Holly Ross credits the support from teammates and professors with helping her shine on and off the field.
U.S. Air Force veteran Corey Goodnight aims to develop better, more efficient airports. An Embry-Riddle education is helping him make it happen.
Global Conflict Studies graduate Dwayne Clark (‘18) advises on policy and legislation for a U.S. Congressman on Capitol Hill.
In November, a team of undergraduate researchers at the Prescott Campus successfully launched its first payload of the academic year.
With his day job as an engineer, a small business and a brewery in the works, MBA in Aviation major Ryan Harper is one busy student.
A team of six Eagles captured top rankings in the Department of Energy’s national cybersecurity competition.
Aerospace Engineering student Corben Sroka spent his summer discovering the wonders of Alaska.
Global Security and Intelligence Studies Student Expands Horizons in Chinese Language Program
At a time when many of the girls she grew up with were focused on makeup, Kaija Martin found herself more interested in science textbooks and her telescope.
Katy Thompson (’21) graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Communication in May and received the Outstanding Graduate Award for the program – along with a full-time…
What’s better than attending your dream school? For Luke Boardman, it was also earning an exclusive scholarship from one of the world’s premier aerospace companies.
Master of Systems Engineering student Lauren Maples works as a scuba diver at NASA Johnson Space Center’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory.
Ann Marie Petrone
As the first female Chief Pilot for the Daytona Beach Student Eagles Flight Team, Aeronautical Science major Ann Marie Petrone is breaking down barriers 12,000 feet in…
As an undergrad at Embry-Riddle, engineering student Marcos Dominguez is already making an impact on the aerospace industry at SpaceX.
As a recipient of the 2021 Patti Grace Smith Fellowship, Aeronautics student Jenesis Tucker interned as a flight test engineer at Joby Aviation this summer.
A strong family support system was the key to career success for alumnus Sergio Sovero.
An Embry-Riddle degree helped this aspiring entrepreneur launch a second career.
In addition to her role as an Integration Lead at Collins Aerospace, alumna Nishi Kelkar recently started her own company to provide critical learning resources for…
Benjamin Jones Jr.
For Benjamin Jones Jr., Embry-Riddle has played an integral role in boosting his aviation career.
For Worldwide graduate Tiffany Mosher (’20), volunteering for natural disaster response efforts helped improve her mental health. She shares her story in her memoir “Beauty…
An aviation and space geek, Marc Sklar always wanted to tell stories about what he loves most – things that fly.
College of Business Graduate Learning
Whether you’re still exploring your academic goals or are ready to dive right into your master’s degree, the university’s first-ever stackable programs and new certificates…
Prescott student Paige Cody visited her alma mater to inspire the next generation of innovators.
Triple alumna Jayde King is paving the way for women of color in the Human Factors discipline.
Embry-Riddle helped Sarah Graber prepare for an internship with The Boeing Company, where she was offered a full-time position after graduation.
Alumnus Peter Stodolski shares how his Embry-Riddle degree helped shape his future.
With more than 140,000 alumni around the world, Embry-Riddle offers a network of incredible contacts within top organizations across the aviation and aerospace indu…
William Baca III
For William Baca III, the connections he’s made within the Eagle community have made all the difference.
Wanjiku Chebet Kanjumba (’20, ’21) has a simple goal in life: She wants to write her name “in the sands of time.”
Support from his family and the Eagle community helped Ryan Lange set a course for success – and lay the foundation for first-generation students to come.
Nicole Schoenstein completed the M.S. in Human Factors after landing her job at NASA Johnson Space Center as a Human Factors Engineer.
U.S. Air Force veteran Phil Paddock has always felt compelled to serve his country. Now, he’s used his education to find a new way to serve – just not in uniform.
Aerospace Engineering major and Boeing Scholar Brennan Acevedo is one of few that have a set plan in life.
Christian “Woody” Wood feels most in his element when he’s inspecting an aircraft or rebuilding a jet engine.
Michael Lopez is fascinated by the promise of collecting, analyzing and using data to make better business decisions.
Worldwide student Adva Amir recently flew her first flight with passengers after a yearlong hold on her training due to COVID-19.
Bella Memeo reinforces lessons learned in classes and the flight deck by illustrating new concepts in her notebooks, then reviewing the visuals to make abstract concepts…
Lucia Karnes Advances her Education in Unmanned Systems at Embry-Riddle Worldwide.
Prescott student and Boeing Scholar Zsoee Eisel (‘21) was introduced to aviation early, having spent much of her childhood flying around the world with her mother, a…
For Prescott Campus student Anna Scott, her first takeoff at the controls of a Cessna 172 pretty much charted her future course. That moment “changed everything” and…
For many, the pandemic presented an opportunity to take up hobbies and interests both old and new. For Space Physics alumnus Dr. Erik Lentz, it was the perfect time to…
Prescott graduate student Samantha Ramos hopes to advance aviation and aerospace safety – and inspire other young women to pursue their passion.
2021 Air Race Classic
This year’s Air Race Classic may look a little different, but two teams of dedicated female aviators at the Prescott Campus are ready to rise to the challenge.
Legos first inspired Alijah McDonald’s dream of a career in engineering. From Myrtle Beach to Daytona Beach, he is turning that dream into reality and engineering his…
Daytona Beach student Shaddi Abdala recalls boarding a plane for the first time when her family moved from Colombia to the United States. Now, this aspiring female aviator…
Safety Management Student Earns Award for Improving Safety at Military Medical Center
Being an engineer was never the plan for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University freshman Maya Benson.
When we say award-winning, we mean it. Embry-Riddle’s undergraduate Aerospace Engineering programs have been ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report for 20 years, and…
Recent Grad, Nina Egbalic, scored a great job out of college. Learn how Embry-Riddle can open doors for you too.