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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

UNIVERSITY FORUM
John Welch, distinguished faculty lecturer, will give a university forum address on Tuesday, May 17, at 11:05 a.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall.

HAVE YOU HEARD THE NEWS?
You can read about the latest research and events in CPMS on the College's news page. You'll find familiar faces and maybe even a research group that you'd like to get involved in.

ASTROFEST
SAT, MAY 14 // 10-4PM // ESC & WSC
Friends and family of all ages are invited to share in this free event. Come participate in fun interactive activities including launching rockets, free planetarium shows, amazing physics demonstrations, and many other astronomy events going on throughout the day.

OPEN LAB DAY
SAT, MAY 14 & 21 // 9AM // W140 BNSN
Students in grades 5-12 and their parents are invited to this free event. Activities include tours of the labs, demos, liquid nitrogen ice cream, H2O2 rockets, and other fun events. Register here.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

CPMSTV VIDEO CLIP

In anticipation of this weekend's Astrofest, check out "The Space Elevator," from the 2010 Honored Alumni Lecture.

Visit our Vimeo page for more great college videos.

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.

TECHNICAL CONSULTANT
EPIC SYSTEMS CORPORATION - MADISON, WI
As a technical consultant, you will deal with nationwide clients and participate in troubleshooting, development, analysis, training, quality assurance, project management and installation.
Apply by 6/02/2011

A complete list of internships and job opportunities can be found on eRecruiting by using the 1-click searches.

There were no new jobs posted this week for Chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

 

OPEN LAB DAY
SAT, MAY 14 & 21 // 9AM // W140 BNSN
Students in grades 5-12 and their parents are invited to this free event. Activities include tours of the labs, demos, liquid nitrogen ice cream, H2O2 rockets, and other fun events. Register here.

CANCER RESEARCH WORKSHOP
THURS, MAY 19 // 10AM // C107 BNSN
Dr. Brad Berges will speak on "Viruses and Cancer."

SOFTWARE ENGINEER/DEVELOPER
NUXIBA TECHNOLOGIES - SALT LAKE CITY, UT
The position will entail the design, implementation and support of contact center applications developed and sold by Nuxiba Technologies including telecommunications databases.
Apply by 5/27/2011

There were 17 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.

MS THESIS PREsafarSENTATION
FRI, MAY 13 // 12PM // 3365 TMCB
Kevin Cook will present his master's thesis proposal, "Language Modeling and Degrees of Generalization."

FIRMWARE DEVELOPMENT INTERN
SIMPLURE - MURRAY, UT
The successful candidate will learn about firmware development through modifying code and fixing bugs in existing firmware, then porting to Linux.
Apply by 5/31/2011

GIS CARTOGRAPHER
KERN RIVER GAS - SLC, UT
This position will not only work with customers, but also as an administrator of the GIS-based land records management system to ensure data is accurate.
Apply by 9/03/2013

There was 1 new job posted this week for Geology majors on eRecruiting.

TAKING HOME THE WIN
A team of BYU geology students took home top honors in a recent regional quiz competition, dominating a field comprised mostly of graduate students from some of the country's top universities. Read about their triumph here.

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

DEVELOPMENT IT CONSULTANT
PARIVEDA SOLUTIONS - MULTI-STATE
The IT consultant will be involved in building Pariveda by participating in intellectual capital development, training, recruiting, and business development. Will work mostly with local clients.
Apply by 8/31/2011

There were 8 new jobs posted this week for Mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

 

PREPARE FOR THE PUTNAM EXAM
TUES & THURS // 3PM // 136 TMCB
Brush up on your skills for the Putnam exam this summer in Math 391R. You do not need to register for the class to come and participate. However, students can receive credit by registering for Summer term 391R section 4. Read more about BYU's involvement in the competition here.

COURSE CHANGE
Beginning Fall 2011, Math 119 will only be available through Independent Study. Instead of this course, Math 116: Essentials of Calculus and Math 118: Finite Mathematics will be offered.

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

There were no new jobs posted this week for Mathematics Education majors on eRecruiting.

UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATICS
Professor Keith Leatham was recently interviewed for a program on the Mormon Channel radio station. Through interesting and fun examples, he shows how math can not only be understood, but can be fun as well. Follow the link to listen.

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

CONTROLS ENGINEER
QUEST GLOBAL SERVICES - SALEM, VA
With strong engineering design and technical skills spanning a wide spectrum of disciplines, we offer not just a job, but also a full-fledged career and an opportunity to work in different industry sectors using the latest engineering tools. To see job opportunites, follow the links and then search for "physics" or "controls."
Apply by 8/31/2011

There was 1 new job posted this week for Physics and Astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

 

PLANETARIUM SHOWS
FRI, MAY 13 // 7 & 8PM // PLANETARIUM ESC
Spend your Friday night with the stars! Tickets are $2 at the door.

ASTROFEST
SAT, MAY 14 // 10-4PM // ESC & WSC
Friends and family of all ages are invited to share in this free event. Come participate in fun interactive activities including launching rockets, free planetarium shows, amazing physics demonstrations, and many other astronomy events going on throughout the day.

BUSINESS ANALYST
SALVAGE SERVICES CORP. – SLC, UT
Work for a business that provides management and transportation to meet the customer's needs. Primary responsibilities will include compiling data and conducting analysis.
Apply by 7/02/2011

Amstat News has published a listing of internships for Statistics majors here. There were 17 new jobs posted this week for Statistics majors on eRecruiting.

SALES & MANAGEMENT CONSULTING INTERNSHIP
INSIDE INSURANCE – AMERICAN FORK, UT
Interns join in groups as "case teams" to address specific problems and work with clients to gain college credit while building a resume and earning money.
Apply by 5/27/2011

SUMMER STATISTICS INSTITUTE
WED-FRI, JUNE 15-17
The 36th annual Summer Institute of Applied Statistics will be presented by Dr. Bruce Schaalje. Students are invited to attend. Save money by registering before May 21.

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