AERLA gaining recognition, expanding partnerships

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It has been a busy time at AERLA over the past few weeks and months. AERLA staff like Dr Scott Firsing have been busy conducting media interviews on the Academy, our cadets have received visitors from the United States Embassy in Pretoria, the South African Air Force Association and others, and partnerships have expanded. This includes:

– Trip to Wonderboom Airport

– Our Open Day with special guest speakers Catherine Hill Herdon and SAAF’s Col Rama Iyer (summary by Defenceweb can be found here:¬†http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=38109:open-day-at-aerospace-leadership-academy&catid=32:military-art-a-science&Itemid=112)

– AERLA’s Dr Scott Firsing speaking to 702’s Redi Tlhabi (
http://www.pod702.co.za/podcast/bestofredi/20150112BESTREDIA.mp3), expressing his educational views to the Independent Education Magazine (http://www.isasa.org/independent-education-magazine-autumn-2015/) and giving a guest lecture at Coastal Carolina University in South Carolina, USA.

– Visit to the CSIR in Pretoria

– Another press release about our relationship with Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in Florida, USA (http://news.erau.edu/top-news/worldwide-to-offer-online-dual-enrollment-to-high-school-students-throughout-the-world).

 

For full details and more photos, please visit AERLA’s facebook page

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