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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

UNIVERSITY FORUM ADDRESS
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2010 // 11AM
MARRIOTT CENTER
Address to be given by Alton Thygerson of the Health
Science Department.

BYU GENERAL CAREER FAIR
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010 // 10AM-3PM
WSC BALLROOM
125 employers will be on campus to recruit BYU students. Have your resume professionally critiqued by a career counselor Friday, Sept. 24 and Monday, Sept. 27 from 10AM-3PM in 2310 WSC.

BYU CONSULTING NIGHT
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010 // 6-9PM
ASSEMBLY HALL OF THE HINCKLEY ALUMNI CENTER
Meet informally with employers in the consulting industry to learn about internships and full-time positions.

HONORED ALUMNI LECTURE
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2010 // 11AM // 1170 TMCB
"Space: Exploring the High Frontier with Humans, Robots, and Telescopes" by Edward W Gholdston

ANNUAL SUMMERHAYS LECTURE
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2010 // 7PM
465 ESC PLANETARIUM
"Time and Entropy" by David Derrick

UTAH START-UP MARKETPLACE
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2010 // 10AM-1PM
WSC GARDEN COURT
Entrepreneurial students can interact, find internships, and full-time positions with some of Utah's most exciting start-ups.

BYU MAJOR FAIR
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2010 // 9AM-3:30PM
WSC BALLROOM
Ask questions and get some 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 POSTER SESSION
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2010
The Council on Undergraduate Research is now accepting applications for thier 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.

BARRY M GOLDWATER SCHOLARSHIP
The Goldwater program awards $7,500 to sophomores or juniors majoring in the natural sciences, engineering, or mathematics. An information meeting will be held Friday, October 10, 2010 at 3:00 pm in 3380 WSC. The application deadline is Friday, December 17, 2010.

BENJAMIN A GILMAN SCHOLARSHIP
The Gilman scholarship offers financial aid for students who are pursuing study abroad opportunities. The application deadline is Friday, October 15, 2010.

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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.

PROCESS CHEMIST INTERN
CELANESE CHEMICALS - CLEAR LAKE, TX
Plan and perform laboratory experiments, interpret and report daily results, and suggest new ideas/approaches based on evaluation of experimental work.
Apply by 10/05/2010.

R&D PROCESS ENGINEER INTERN
SARA LEE - CHICAGO, ILX
Perform bench top and pilot plant experiments, collect and analyze data, and issue a final report. Provide technical support to other functional groups.
Apply by 10/15/2010

There were 6 new jobs posted this week for Chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

SEMINAR
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 // 4PM
W140 BNSN
"Pine Chemicals: A Versatile and Sustainable Raw Material Source" by Scott Johnson

 

INTERN
LDS CHURCH ICS DEPARTMENT- RIVERTON, UT
Positions in Quality Assurance, Process Management, Infrastructure, Information & Database. Supporting and delivering systems and services to users at Church Headquarters and throughout the world.
Apply by 9/29/2010.

JAVA DEVELOPER
MINDSHARE TECHNOLOGIES - SLC, UT
Requirements include 2-5+ years experience in software development , 2+ years experience with Servlets/JSP/etc, 2+ years SQL experience, large scale DB experience a plus, familiarity with HTML and JavaScript.
Apply by 10/03/2010.

There were 23 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.

COLLOQUIUM
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 // 11AM
1170 TMCB
"Model Tolerant Agents" by Daniel Bryce

OPERATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
OWENS CORNING - VARIOUS LOCATIONS
Participants are placed at an Owens Corning manufacturing plant for training of all facets of a manufacturing operation. At the conclusion of training, the graduate is placed in a full-time assignment in a mid-level operations leadership role.
Apply by 10/01/2010

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

ANADARKO PETROLEUM RECRUITING
MONDAY-TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 & 28
Information Session, Q&A, and Pizza on Monday. Interviews Tuesday. Check with the Geology Department office for exact locations and times.

CAREER PATHWAYS FOR GEOL 592R
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2010 // 11AM
C295 ESC
Tom Anderson to host

OPERATIONS LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
LOCKHEED MARTIN - VARIOUS US LOCATIONS
OLDP is a rigorous, two-year, early career, rotational program designed to attract, develop, and retain early career high potential professionals.
Apply by 10/11/2010

FINANCE INTERNSHIP
APPLE INC - CUPERTINO, CA
Strong performing interns will have priority for positions into Apple's very popular Finance Development Program (FDP). The FDP is a 2-year program offering a series of short-term assignments.
Apply by 9/30/2010

There were 17 new jobs posted this week for Mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS SEMINAR
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2010 // 10AM
MATH COMMONS ROOM 292 TMCB

FOCUS
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2010 // 4PM
3108 JKB
Robin Roundy-Mathematics Faculty

CAREERS IN MATHEMATICS
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 // 4PM
1104 JKB
John Sadowsky - General Dynamics

TEACH CALCULUS AND CHEMISTRY IN BEIJING
WASATCH ACADEMY - BEIJING, CHINA
Two positions for teachers at one of the best schools in Beijing. $50,000 minimum salary, room and board as well as flight to China included. Contact Marcia Ling as soon as possible at: marcia.ling@wasatchacademy.org or (435) 462-1458.

MEA: GRADUATE SCHOOL INFORMATION
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010 // 5PM
154 TMCB
Keith Letham will be presenting.

ROBOTICS INTERN
J GORDON NOCHOL & CO - ARLINGTON, MA
Become part of a close-knit staff, where your voice and ideas are heard; work directly with our key professional and technical team members; see your ideas and designs become reality.
Apply by 10/07/2010

INTERN
THE BOEING CO - SLC, UT
These full-time, paid internships enable you to gain hands-on experience while contributing to exciting projects, helping us meet customer needs, and learning from experienced professionals.
Apply by 9/30/2010

There were 15 new jobs posted this week for Physics and Astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

COLLOQUIUM
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010 // 4PM
C215 ESC
"Bioinspired Three-Dimensional Photonic Band Gap Crystals" by Michael H Bartl

RETIREMENT CONSULTING ACTUARIAL ANALYST
MERCER - VARIOUS WESTERN US STATES
Assist clients with the financial measurement of their retirement benefit programS. Strategize, analyze, predict to enhance clients retirement benefits.
Apply by 10/05/2010.

ANALYST
ANALYSIS GROUP INC - VARIOUS US LOCATIONS
Conduct market and company research, collect, construct, and summarize data for case-specific needs, conduct independent and directed data analysis.
Apply by 10/10/2010.

There were 15 new jobs posted this week for Statistics majors on eRecruiting.

SEMINAR
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 // 4PM
203 TMCB
"Consistent Bayesian model selection in p < n settings" by Valen Johnson

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