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Journalist Emily Miller to Speak on Crime and Gun Control

Daytona Beach, FL, October 17, 2013

Journalist Emily Miller to Speak on Crime and Gun Control

WHAT: Journalist and author Emily Miller tells her personal story of how being a single, female victim of a home invasion drove her to obtain a legally registered gun in Washington, D.C. Miller is the Senior Editor of the Washington Times opinion pages and the first Washington Times journalist to be awarded the prestigious Clark Mollenhoff Award for Investigative Journalism.

 

Interviewed by Marc Bernier, Special Assistant to the President, the session will include a Q&A segment with members of the audience. A book signing will follow.

 

The remaining events in the fall 2013 President’s Speaker Series at Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus feature speakers on topics ranging from illegal immigration and Florida agriculture to the lighter side of life with a presentation celebrating the achievements of ordinary Americans.

 

Click here for more information on the President’s Speaker Series and upcoming presentations

 

Sponsored by President Dr. John P. Johnson, the speaker series seeks to engage the student body, the campus community and area residents in current political issues, trigger productive debate and produce a more educated electorate.

 

All events will be moderated by Marc Bernier, with most of the events broadcast live on 1150AM WNDB and streamed live at www.marcberniershow.com.

 

This event is free and open to the public.

 

WHERE: College of Aviation atrium, Daytona Beach Campus, 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL. Click here for a map of the campus.

 

WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m.

 

CONTACT: James Roddey, Communications and Media Relations Manager, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL; (386) 226-6198; james.roddey@erau.edu

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the world's largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 60 baccalaureate, master's and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts and Sciences, Aviation, Business and Engineering. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., and through the Worldwide Campus with more than 150 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The university is a major research center, seeking solutions to real-world problems in partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities and government agencies. For more information, visit http://www.embryriddle.edu, follow us on Twitter (@EmbryRiddle) and facebook.com/EmbryRiddleUniversity, and find expert videos at YouTube.com/EmbryRiddleUniv.