Going Places

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05 Oct

Career Exploration Part 2: Career Assessments

2020-10-02T15:49:55-05:00October 5th, 2020|General|

By: Erin Minta In Part 1, Career Exploration: The World of Work I reviewed resources for researching the world of work so as to assist students and job seekers in understanding industries, occupations, and jobs. Tools housed within those resources allow users to research occupational titles and job descriptions and to compare how these are [...]

28 Sep

Co-op/Intern Spotlight: Michael Valanzola

2020-08-12T11:14:46-05:00September 28th, 2020|Co-op/Intern Spotlight Series|

Michael Valanzola is a student at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach Campus pursuing a B.S. in Homeland Security and minoring in Terrorism studies. He has developed a strong interest in homeland and national security. As a result, Michael Valanzola pursued an internship at the Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) where he actively engaged and participated [...]

21 Sep

Career Exploration – Part 1: The World of Work

2020-09-15T10:33:08-05:00September 21st, 2020|General|

By: Erin Minta How do you choose an academic major when working at the jobs it leads to on a day-to-day basis is unknown to you? How do you make a decision about a career when industries and the demand for skills change seemingly every 10 years? Students at Embry-Riddle often begin their freshman year [...]

14 Sep

Employer Spotlight: Katalyst Space Technologies

2020-08-12T09:32:35-05:00September 14th, 2020|Employer Insights|

By: Ghonhee Lee, Chief Executive – Katalyst Space Technologies LLC. Dreaming Big After years of working together designing rockets, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott grads Nicholas Liapis and Ghonhee Lee came together with a dream: accelerate humanity’s destiny beyond this planet. That dream, fueled by absolute passion for the limitless possibilities in space, coalesced into a [...]

07 Sep

The Value of Mentorship

2020-09-06T19:40:12-05:00September 7th, 2020|Job Search Advice, Workplace Advice|

by Alicia Smyth "A mentor is someone who helps you to see the hope inside yourself." - Oprah Winfrey Last week, I co-hosted a virtual coffee chat with two students who had participated in the Boeing Career Mentor Program this summer. We discussed what a mentor is, how you find one, ways to make the [...]

31 Aug

Co-op/Intern Spotlight: Michelle Nadeau

2020-08-21T08:42:55-05:00August 31st, 2020|Co-op/Intern Spotlight Series|

My name is Michelle Nadeau. I am a Master’s student in Engineering Physics at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach. On campus, I am the President of the Student Veterans Organization and the Alumni Relations officer for Valkyrie. I plan to be a space systems engineering project manager after graduation. I grew up in Massachusetts [...]

24 Aug

Career Services Is Here to Support You Through the Fall (and Beyond)

2020-08-23T20:44:49-05:00August 24th, 2020|Announcements, General|

by Kevin Hewerdine, Arnold James, and Alicia Smyth A lot has changed since we last saw you in person. We know you may be feeling anxious about how this global pandemic affects your future job prospects, internships, and ability to interact with employers during the 2020-2021 school year. Rest assured, Career Services has been working [...]