Article - “Embry-Riddle and America’s Military: Marching in Step for More than 60 Years”


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Item is an article by Robert Ross, published in the Spring 2002 issue of the Leader, on the history of Embry-Riddle's relationship with the military. Ross draws on interviews from ER alumni and staff to describe the institution's evolution over the years. Topics include Riddle's WWII pilot training, financial support, and the ROTC.

Individuals interviewed include the following: Bob Friedman, Harry Robertson, Terry Whittum, Lt. Col. Dan Macchiarella, Col. Bill Hopewell, Jason Evans, Joseph Wolfson, Joseph Martin, and Mike McDuffie.