R-MA News & Blog

Six Recommended Summer Reads for Parents

Friday, July 15, 2011

For parents searching for some reading materials this summer, R-MA staff and faculty have recommended the following:

Man’s Search for Meaning by Dr. Viktor Frankl. Dr. Frankl’s book is “one of the ten most influential books in America,” according to a Library of Congress survey. Dr. Victor Frankl (1905-1997) was Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at the University of Vienna Medical School. During World War II he spent three years at Auschwitz, Dachau, and other Nazi concentration camps.

Summer Flight Training by William Camp '12

Friday, July 8, 2011

On my flight, I flew in the practice area and did some pattern work in Winchester. I reviewed emergency procedures in preparation for my Check Ride. I knew the procedures for the Wing Fire, Engine Fire During Flight, and the Electrical Fire pretty well but I need to review the Engine Fire During Flight. I need to remember to tell my passengers to put their seats in the upright position, put on seatbelts, open the doors, and exit the plane as quickly as possible when we touch down.