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Throughout the year, Embry-Riddle is host to a number of incredible special events open not just to university students, faculty and staff--but to the entire surrounding Prescott and Quad-City community as well. Please check back often to see what new and exciting events are coming to campus.

January 

The 88th ERAU Prescott Aviation History Presentation: From WWI to Normandy Beaches 

Francois Gautheron, a French war historian, battlefield tour guide, and author raised in the Normandy region of France, has written extensively about both 20th Century European wars, and has amazing insights into the political dynamic that led to these devastating conflicts. As 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of the Normandy invasion, Gautheron will cover this topic in great detail, including the air portion of this pivotal battle. 

Wed., Jan. 16 - 7pm - 8:30pm Davis Learning Center

The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium Presents - Beyond Our Solar System: Exploring Alien Worlds

Over the past few decades, we have just started to discover planets orbiting stars other than our Sun. This show explores the journey we have taken to uncover these distant worlds and and brings to light some of the exciting discoveries we have made about these incredible objects existing far beyond our own solar system. The experience will be narrated live by Planetarium Director Eric Edelman.

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Fri. Jan. 18 - Sat. Jan. 19; Various Showtimes - Approx. 40 mins. The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium

Men's Wrestling vs. Southern Oregon 

Sat. Jan. 19 - 5pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Prescott-Goldwater AFA Chapter Meeting - 

Feat. Guest Speaker: Lockheed Martin VP of Customer Requirements, General Gary North, USAF, Ret.

The Prescott-Goldwater AFA Chapter will be hosting featured speaker Lockheed Martin VP of Customer Requirements General Gary North, USAF, Ret.

Gen. North serves as the company interface for customer requirements across a wide spectrum of all Aeronautics programs, ensuring Lockheed Martin meets strategic milestones while ensuring operational execution reflects company contractual commitments. Gen. North is also a command pilot with more than 4,700 flying hours, primarily in the F-16, F-15C and the F4G. Gen. North flew 83 combat missions in Operations Desert Storm, Southern Watch, Iraqi Freedom, and Enduring Freedom, and has served a total of 36 years in the Air Force. His last role as a four-star general was Commander, Pacific Air Forces and Executive Director, Pacific Air Combat Operations Staff at Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii from 2009 to 2012. 

Sat. Jan. 26 - 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Haas Chapel

The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium Presents - Beyond Our Solar System: Exploring Alien Worlds

Over the past few decades, we have just started to discover planets orbiting stars other than our Sun. This show explores the journey we have taken to uncover these distant worlds and and brings to light some of the exciting discoveries we have made about these incredible objects existing far beyond our own solar system. The experience will be narrated live by Planetarium Director Eric Edelman.

Register / Reserve Tickets

Fri. Jan. 25 - Sat. Jan. 26; Various Showtimes - Approx. 40 mins.
The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium
Women's Basketball Home Game vs. Benedictine-Mesa
Sat. Jan. 26 - TBA Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Wrestling Home Meet vs. Montana State-Northern
Sat. Jan. 26 - TBA Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Men's Basketball Home Game vs. Benedictine-Mesa
Sat. Jan. 26 - 4pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Women's Basketball Home Game vs. Simpson
Thur. Jan. 31 - 5:30pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Men's Basketball Home Game vs. Simpson
Thur. Jan. 31 - 7:30pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

February

Wrestling Home Meet vs. Univ. of Providence
Fri. Feb. 1 - 7pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Men's Basketball Home Game vs. California-Merced
Sat. Feb. 2 - TBA Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Women's Basketball Home Game vs. California-Merced
Sat. Feb. 2 - TBA Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium Presents: Romance Among the Stars

We are bringing back our Valentine's themed show from last February. If you did not see it last year, or would like to see it again, here is your chance!

The universe may be pretty cold and empty, but it is not without its spots of fire, fury, and frenzy. Join us as we travel across the cosmos this February to visit some of the most romantic spots and situations in space. By the end of our journey, we will find ourselves right at the heart of the matter, which may not be quite where you would first expect. The experience will be narrated live by Planetarium Director Eric Edelman.

Register / Reserve Tickets

Fri. Feb. 8 - Sat. Feb. 9; Various Showtimes - Approx. 30 mins. The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium
Women's Basketball Home Game vs. Cal St.-Maritime
Thur. Feb. 14 - 5:30pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Men's Basketball Home Game vs. Cal St.-Maritime
Thur. Feb. 14 - 7:30pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium Presents: Romance Among the Stars

We are bringing back our Valentine's themed show from last February. If you did not see it last year, or would like to see it again, here is your chance!

The universe may be pretty cold and empty, but it is not without its spots of fire, fury, and frenzy. Join us as we travel across the cosmos this February to visit some of the most romantic spots and situations in space. By the end of our journey, we will find ourselves right at the heart of the matter, which may not be quite where you would first expect. The experience will be narrated live by Planetarium Director Eric Edelman.

Register / Reserve Tickets

Fri. Feb. 15 - Sat. Feb. 16; Various Showtimes - Approx. 30 mins. The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium
Women's Basketball Home Game vs. Pacific Union
Sat. Feb. 16 - 6:30pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Men's Basketball Home Game vs. Pacific Union Sat. Feb. 16 - 8:30pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Softball vs. Arizona Christian - Double Header

Fri. Feb. 22 - 2pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

March

Softball vs. Bacone College - Double Header Fri. Mar. 1 - 1pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Men's Golf

Day 1 - ERAU Spring Invitational

Sun. Mar. 10 - 9am Prescott, Ariz. - Antelope Hills South GC

Women's Golf 

Day 1 - ERAU Spring Invitational

Sun. Mar. 10 - 9am
Prescott, Ariz. - Antelope Hills South GC

Men's Golf

Day 2 - ERAU Spring Invitational

Mon. Mar. 11 - 9am Prescott, Ariz. - Antelope Hills South GC

Women's Golf 

Day 2 - ERAU Spring Invitational

Mon. Mar. 11- 9am Prescott, Ariz. - Antelope Hills South GC

Men's Golf

Day 3 - ERAU Spring Invitational

Tue. Mar. 12 -9am Prescott, Ariz. - Antelope Hills South GC

Women's Golf 

Day 3 - ERAU Spring Invitational

Tue. Mar. 12 - 9am Prescott, Ariz. - Antelope Hills South GC
Softball vs. Saint Katherine - Double Header Sat. Mar. 23 - 11am Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Softball vs. La Sierra - Double Header Thurs. Mar. 28 - 2pm Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Softball vs. La Sierra - Double Header Fri. Mar. 29 - 10am Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

April

Softball vs. Univ. of Antelope Valley - Double Header Fri. April 5 - 11am Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Softball vs. Univ. of Antelope Valley - Double Header Sat. April 6 - 11am Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Softball vs. Marymount California - Double Header Fri. April 19 - TBA Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Softball vs. Marymount California - Double Header Sat. April 20 - TBA Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

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