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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

C2G HOTDOG EVENT
MON, MAR 14, 2011 // 11AM-2PM // ESC
The deans will be grilling hot dogs in the quad area north of the Eyring Science center. Make a donation and receive a hot dog!

STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
SAT, MAR 19, 2011 // JKB
Everyone is invited to attend this year's Student Research Conference. Technical presentations begin at 8AM and continue until 1PM. The Showcase session begins at 10AM.

PI DAY
MON, MAR 14, 2011 // 12PM // BRSQ
Celebrate Pi Day with games and contests in Brigham Square. Shirts can be purchased for $5 in room 275 in the TMCB

WOMEN IN SCIENCE GUEST SPEAKER
THUR, MAR 17, 2011 // 7PM // 455 MARB
Dr. Laura Bridgewater, advisor of the Women in Science club and microbiology professor, will address the club and speak on her research and experience as a woman in science. For more information email womeninscience1@gmail.com

MATH AND MUSIC AT CURM
FRI, MAR 18, 2011 // 10:45AM // VARSITY THEATER WSC
David Kung of St. Mary's College of Maryland will speak on "How Math Made Modern Music Irrational" in the Varsity Theater in the Wilkinson Student Center. Read about it and listen to a podcast in the link above.

PIXAR SPEAKER AT CURM
FRI, MAR 18, 2011 // 12PM // VARSITY THEATER WSC
Tony DeRose of the Pixar Research Group will speak on "Math in the Movies" in the Varsity Theater in the Wilkinson Student Center.

STUDENT INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR (SIOY)
APPLICATION DEADLINE MON, MAR 21, 2011
Join inventors at BYU to compete for $8000 of prize money. Students who participate are eligible for $400 to help design a prototype invention to enter in the contest. Applications are due March 21, 2011. Email sioycompetition@gmail.com with questions.

CPMSTV VIDEO CLIP

2011 Student Research Conference (SRC)
Fast Forward Video

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SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS


ACADEMIC SUCCESS WORKSHOPS

Get an "A" this semester with the Career & Academic Success Center's free workshops. See the calendar for times and locations.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAY WINNER

Congratulations to this week's winner: P.J. Quinn won a lunch buffet from the Sky Room!!

freelunch

LAST WEEK'S WINNER

Congratulations to last week's winner, Shahn Facer! She won a free lunch at Jamba Juice.

 

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.

INTEGRITY ENGINEER JOB
AMERICAN INNOVATIONS - LITTLETON, CO
Determine risk of failure for various petroleum pipeline companies in North and South America. Advise clients on reducing risk, modifying risk assessment, etc.
Apply by 3/30/2011

A complete list of internships and job opportunities can be found on eRecruiting.

 

UPCOMING INFORMATION SESSIONS
Employers regularly visit BYU looking to hire students. Find out who's coming to campus and how you can learn more about their company and job openings.

INTERVIEW SCHEDULES
Sign up for interviews with companies that will be on campus hiring BYU students.

OPTICS TECHNICIAN INTERN
MOXTEK - OREM, UTAH
Intern will support research and evaluation of passivation methods for aluminum, and rest organic chemicals for adhesion and bonding to aluminum.
Apply by 3/16/2011

There were 4 new jobs posted this week for Chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

 

SEMINAR
MON, MAR 14, 2011 // 4:00PM // W140 BNSN
David Zargarian of the University of Montreal to speak on "Pincer-Type Complexes of Divalent and Trivalent Nickel: Preparation, Structural and Redox Properties, and Catalytic Applications."

SEMINAR
TUES, MAR 15, 2011 // 4:00PM // W140 BNSN
David Osborn of Sandia Labs to speak on "Resonance-Stabilized Radicals: The Key Species in Molecular Weight Growth."

PHP WEB DEVELOPMENT INTERNSHIP
PROVIDENT PRECIOUS METALS - PROVO, UT
Responsible for design, development, and maintenance of corporate systems, including the company's ecommerce website.
Apply by 3/18/2011

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.

 

COLLOQUIM
THURS, MAR 17, 2011 // 11AM // 1170 TMCB
Jerry Tessendorf of Clemson University's school of computing to speak on "Movie Visual Effects = Computer Graphics + Insanity."

 

 


GEOLOGY INTERNSHIP
J.R. SIMPLOT COMPANY - VERNAL, UT
As an exploration geologist, the intern will supervise the diamond core, RC, and/or rotary drilling program. Intern will also log and interpret drill samples and manage database.
Apply by 3/29/2011

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

GEOL 491R & 591R SEMINAR
THURS MAR 17, 2011 // 11AM // C295 ESC
Speaker to be announced.

 

 

 

 

BUSINESS OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP
OMNISYS - DALLAS, TX
Work with management team on product development, marketing, and sales projects. Also work with operational departments on audits and compliance.
Apply by 3/35/2011

ANALYST JOB
GALLUP ORGANIZATION - DC, CHICAGO, OMAHA, ATLANTA
In this entry-level position, analyst will receive training on Gallup's research practices, and then will work to implement project management principles in organizations across the globe.
Apply by 3/31/2011

There were 16 new jobs posted this week for Mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

 

WEEKLY SEMINARS
Follow the link for more information on the department's weekly seminars.

FOCUS ON MATH
TUES, MAR 15, 2011 // 4PM // 135 TMCB
Dr. Vitaly Bergelson of Ohio State University will give a presentation called "Applications of Dynamics to Combinatorics."

COLLOQUIUM
THURS, MAR 17, 2011 // 4PM // 135 TMCB
Meghan De Witt of the University of Wisconsin, Madison will speak on "The Inverse Problem of Galois Theory: function fields versus number fields and the properties of each."

MATH DINNER
EVERY TUES // 5:30PM // CANNON CENTER
Join Dr. Gary Lawlor to discuss a variety of topics, not just math. Bring a friend with a meal plan or a faculty member and get your meal for free!

SECONDARY EDUCATION JOBS
GRANITE SCHOOL DISTRICT - SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Multiple job openings are available in the Granite School District. On-campus interviews are available.
Apply by 4/03/2011

There was 1 new jobs posted this week for Mathematics Education majors on eRecruiting.

 

ICE CREAM SOCIAL
FRI, MAR 18, 2011 // 7PM // 3224 WSC
The "It's All About ME" social will combine Math Education, Music Education, and Mechanical Engineer majors. Come to socialize and make new friends.

 

 

PHYSICS ENGINEER JOB
THE BOEING COMPANY - SEATTLE, WA
Collect information to support definition of requirements for materials, parts and processes used in the manufacture of products. Perform tests to qualify new materials, parts and processes.
Apply by 3/15/2011

There were 3 new jobs posted this week for Physics and Astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

 

COLLOQUIUM
WED, MAR 16, 2011 // 4PM // C215 ESC
Rainer Grobe of Illinois State University's Department of Physics to speak.

INTERNAL CONSULTANT JOB
WORTHINGTON INDUSTRIES - COLUMBUS, OH
Identify, conduct, and analyze business diagnostics; develop and implement business model and implementation planning.
Apply by 3/18/2011

There were 10 new jobs posted this week for Statistics majors on eRecruiting.

SEMINAR
THURS, MAR 17, 2011 // 4PM // 203 TMCB
Michael Rendall of the RAND Population Research Center to speak.

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