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23 Nov

Alumni Spotlight: Danielle Prieto

2020-11-06T11:01:17-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Alumni Spotlight Series|

Danielle Prieto graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach Campus. She is currently serving as a Air Force civilian Test Engineer. What has been your career path since graduation from Embry-Riddle? I graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 2009 with a Bachelor’s in Computer [...]

16 Nov

Federal Opportunities

2020-11-05T11:43:47-05:00November 16th, 2020|General|

By: Ryan Mazon In my work I am honored to serve many students and alumni interested in applying for federal opportunities. The first task I encourage my advisees to take part in is weighing out the pros and cons of working for federal vs. state entities, government vs. private/public establishments, and more. This is paramount [...]

09 Nov

Alumni Spotlights: Carrie Selski

2020-11-12T08:40:03-05:00November 9th, 2020|Alumni Spotlight Series|

Carrie Selski is a graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide and received her Masters in Systems Engineering recently. She currently works at KBR as a Senior Technical Professional - Systems Engineer. Can you provide a brief synopsis of your current position? I have been hired as a Senior Technical Professional – Systems Engineer. The [...]

02 Nov

Learn more about LinkedIn: Building your profile, brand and more

2020-10-26T14:46:44-05:00November 2nd, 2020|General|

By: Tommey Liang LinkedIn is the most popular professional networking site to date, boasting 706 million total users, 310 active monthly individuals, including more than 171 million from the US, according to Omnicore Agency as of Oct. 2020. In addition there are 100 million job applications on the platform every month. It is more important [...]

26 Oct

Co-op/Intern Spotlight: Alexander Li Yu Fei

2020-10-21T10:53:03-05:00October 26th, 2020|Co-op/Intern Spotlight Series|

Alex is pursuing a degree in Aeronautics at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott Campus. He had the opportunity to intern at Falcon Field Airport over the summer. How did you obtain your internship and what were your responsibilities? I received the internship through Prescott’s Career Services email, notifying all students that there is an opportunity [...]

19 Oct

Helpful Information When Considering Graduate School

2020-10-14T12:46:21-05:00October 19th, 2020|General|

By: Sandi Ohman, ERAU  Career Services, and Flavia Carriera, ERAU Graduate Enrollment Pursuing a graduate degree is a goal for many college graduates, whether directly after completing an undergraduate degree, or after working for a while.   A graduate degree can help to take a career to the next level by gaining specialized education.  In a [...]

12 Oct

Alumni Spotlight: Arpit Mehta

2020-10-01T09:32:43-05:00October 12th, 2020|Alumni Spotlight Series|

Arpit Mehta graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott campus in 2009 majoring in Aerospace Engineering. Arpit currently works for the Defense Innovation Unit. Discuss your career path since graduating from ERAU. I graduated from ERAU (Prescott Campus ’09) in Aerospace Engineering (aero). I was always fascinated with Edwards Air Force Base (AFB) and the [...]