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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

UNIVERSITY DEVOTIONAL
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2010 // 11AM
MARRIOTT CENTER
Dr. Randal Day - School of Family Life

BYU MAJOR FAIR
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2010 // 9:30AM-3:30PM
WSC BALLROOM
Ask questions and get information about available majors.

NATIONAL CHEMISTRY WEEK
OCTOBER 17-23, 2010
National Chemistry Week (NCW) is a community-based annual event that unites ACS local sections, businesses, schools, and individuals in communicating the importance of chemistry to our quality of life. Various events will be held throughout the week on campus.

CAREER EXPLORATION SERIES
OCTOBER 19-NOVEMBER 2, 2010 // 4PM // WSC
The Career Exploration Series will examine how a degree in science or mathematics can reach beyond elements, hardware, and numbers into a wide range of professions including such diverse fields as law, medicine, industry and academia, among others. Each night of the 2010 Career Exploration series, one department within the college will highlight the careers and opportunities awaiting its graduates.

APPLICATIONS FOR UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH
POSTER SESSION

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2010
The Council on Undergraduate Research is now accepting applications for their undergraduate poster session on Capitol Hill this spring. Help members of Congress understand the importance of undergraduate research through your experiences.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

ORCA GRANTS
ORCA grants are awarded to students whose proposals possess exceptional potential to make a difference. In order to participate, students must work under the direction of a mentor. The application deadline is Friday, October 29, 2010.

SMART GRANTS
Grants include money for tuition, books, medical allowance, summer job or internship, plus a stipend of $25,000 - $40,000. The application deadline is Wednesday, December 1, 2010.

GATES-CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP
The Gates-Cambridge Scholarship funds graduate school at the University of Cambridge. The deadline is Friday, October 15 (see website for details).

BARRY M GOLDWATER SCHOLARSHIP
The Goldwater program awards $7,500 to sophomores or juniors majoring in the natural sciences, engineering, or mathematics.The application deadline is Friday, December 17, 2010.

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Congratulations to our October 8th winner: Brent D. Christensen won a meal at Legends Grille!

LAST WEEK'S WINNER

Congratulations to our October 1st winner:
Spencer James Baker won a Specialty Sandwich
from the MOA Café!

JOBS, INTERNSHIPS, AND DEPARTMENT NEWS

We've sorted these by department for your ease and comfort. To apply for any specific job or internship, simply click the link. You will then be prompted to log into your eRecruiting account. If you don't have an account yet, you'll first need to create one through the same link. Contact BYU with any questions: recruiting@byu.edu or call 801.422.8085.

R & D PROCESS INTERN
SARA LEE - CHICAGO, IL
Summer 2011 internship conducting research to help design processes for retail food products. Junior or senior year.
Apply by 10/15/2010

There were 2 new jobs posted this week for Chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

COLLOQUIUM
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2010 // 4PM
W140 BNSN
Dr. Steve Johnson "Genome-Wide
Nucleosome Positioning"

JAVA WEB DEVELOPER
ACTIVE EVENTS - DRAPER, UT
Work with a fun team of skilled developers to design and implement web-based software solutions and products for large conferences, conventions, and tradeshows taking place around the world.
Apply by 10/18/2010.

GRAPHICS/GPU PERFORMANCE SIMULATION AND ARCHITECTURE OR ENGINEERING
INTEL CORP - FOLSOM, CA
BS in Computer Science or related, 3 yrs strong C++ design/debug experience, experience in SystemC, boost, Linux & Windows is a plus.
Apply by 11/30/2010.

There were 9 new jobs posted this week for Computer Science majors on eRecruiting. Many CS jobs and internships are posted on the CS job board rather than eRecruiting. Click here to view.

WHY GRADUATE SCHOOL?
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2010 // 11AM
1170 TMCB
Neha Rungta of NASA Ames Research

ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST INTERNSHIP
PROJECT ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS - WEST JORDAN, UT
Assist in research, production, administrative duties, and other necessary tasks in the preparation of environmental documents for federally funded projects statewide.
Apply by 10/14/2010

There were 2 new jobs posted this week for Geology majors on eRecruiting.

CAREER PATHWAYS SEMINAR
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2010 // 4PM
C215 ESC
Paul Richardson Cortez - (Gold) Mining Geoscientist.

GEOL 451R & 591R SEMINAR
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2010 // 11AM
C-295 ESC
Matt Warner on "Molecular Modeling of Earth Materials."

CAREER FOUNDATION PROGRAM
FORD MOTOR CO - DEARBORN, MI
Developmental opportunities and specialized training to learn the basics of the automotive and related financing business, and cross-organizational experiences to build competencies and enable the development of financial expertise and business leadership.
Apply by 10/10/2010

GLOBAL FINANCE AND BUSINESS PLANNING
THE DISNEY CO - ANAHEIM, CA OR ORLANDO, FL
The global finance team and business planning team are responsible for providing financial and strategic leadership and guidance for our clients at our domestic and international theme park destinations.
Apply by 10/13/2010

There were 11 new jobs posted this week for Mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

NUMBER THEORY SEMINAR
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2010 // 10AM
294 TMCB

TOPOLOGY SEMINAR
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2010 // 1PM
292 TMCB

PROBLEM SOLVING SOCIAL
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2010 // 4:30PM
1170 TMCB
Compete against former Putnam team members for prizes. Food and good times included!

COLLOQUIUM
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2010 // 4PM
135 TMCB
Dr. John Friedlander

LATTICE QFT SEMINAR
TUESDAY & THURSDAY // 10AM
294 TMCB

STOCHASTIC PDE SEMINAR
MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY // 10AM // TUESDAY, THURSDAY // 12:00 PM
292 TMCB

CAREERS IN MATHEMATICS SEMINAR
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2010 // 4PM
1104 JKB
Jared Collings to present

There are no new job listings. For previous listings, please visit eRecruiting.

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST
LOS ALAMOS NATIONAL LABORATORY - LOS ALAMOS, NM
Participate on a design support team assigned to support weapons work, hydrodynamic experiments, or dynamic plutonium experiments while applying expertise in hardware design and fabrication.
Apply By 12/31/2010

There were 4 new jobs posted this week for Physics and Astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

COLLOQUIUM
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2010 // 4PM
C215 ESC
"IS ANYBODY OUT THERE? : The Search for ET with help from Eight Million Volunteers" by Dan Werthimer

STATISTICS INDIVIDUAL CONTRIBUTOR
GILEAD - FOSTER CITY, CA
A key role that will provide statistical support on a number of clinical studies to meet project deliverables and timelines for statistical data analysis and reporting.
Apply by 11/02/2010.

BIOSTATISTICS INTERN
STATCONSULT LLC - SLC, UT
Qualifications: Familiarity with SAS/Base and SAS/Stat. Extremely detail-oriented, willing to ask questions to identify exactly what is needed for a project.
Apply by 10/29/2010.

There were 9 new jobs posted this week for Statistics majors on eRecruiting.

SEMINAR
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2010 // 4PM
203 TMCB
Leanna House to lecture on compueter experiments

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