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24 Mar

Women in Aviation Conference Reflection

2017-05-25T09:49:29+00:00 March 24th, 2016|Conference Spotlight Series, General|

By: Lauren Burmester This year’s 27th annual Women In Aviation International (WAI) Conference was held in Nashville, TN March 10th-12th.   The theme this year was Connect, Engage, and Inspire.  There was no shortage of opportunities to accomplish all three.   Thousands of aspiring aviators from over the world gathered to network, connect, and encourage each other [...]

29 Feb

NSBE Convention Spotlight: Shanice Anderson

2017-05-25T09:49:30+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Conference Spotlight Series, Events, General, Success Stories|

You only have to believe that you can succeed, that you can be whatever your heart desires, be willing to work for it, and you can have it (Oprah Winfrey). I am Shanice Anderson, a rising senior in the Business Administration program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; my minor is Flight. Through the National Society of [...]

22 Jun

Regional Airline Association Annual Convention

2017-05-25T09:49:35+00:00 June 22nd, 2015|Conference Spotlight Series, General, Industry Spotlight|

By: Jack Harty Last month, I had the opportunity to attend the annual Regional Airline Association convention in Cleveland, Ohio. Leading up to the event, I was quite excited to learn more about the regional airline industry and RAA. The Regional Airline Association (RAA) was founded in 1975, and it is a North America business association [...]

26 Mar

Conference Spotlight: Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Conferences

2017-05-25T09:49:36+00:00 March 26th, 2015|Conference Spotlight Series, General, Job Search Advice|

Every year the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) hosts a national conference in the fall semester.  Students from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University attend to network, learn more about the field of engineering, and participate in their career fair. Members of the Daytona Beach SHPE organization give their insights about attending conferences. Discuss the benefits of [...]

02 Mar

Conference Spotlight: Jeremy Asomaning Shares NSBE Experience

2017-05-25T09:49:37+00:00 March 2nd, 2015|Conference Spotlight Series, Events, General, Job Search Advice|

The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) holds an annual conference.  This year's conference will be held in Anaheim, CA from March 25-29, 2015.  Jeremy Asomaning is a current senior pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.  He was privileged to be selected as the 2014 Mike Shinn Distinguished Member [...]