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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

UNIVERSITY DEVOTIONAL
TUES, MAY 24 // 11AM // DE JONG CONCERT HALL
Parris Egbert, chair of the Department of Computer Science, will give an address titled, “Confess the Lord’s Hand in All Things."

OPEN LAB DAY
SAT, MAY 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.

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.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

CPMSTV VIDEO CLIP

In anticipation of this weekend's Open Lab Day, check out the video, "Professors Dissect the Explosions."

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.

PRODUCT MANAGER
SIRSIDYNIX - PROVO, UT
We provide software solutions and associated services for libraries of all types. Product managers will be responsible for the development and implementation of strategic plans for product lines.
Apply by 6/16/2011

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

R & D TECHNICIAN
DYNO NOBEL - SARATOGA SPRINGS, UT
Provide process data, properly made products for testing, safety evaluations and proper maintenance of equipment and facilities.
Apply by 8/31/2011

RESEARCH LAB INTERN
DYNO NOBEL - SARATOGA SPRINGS, UT
Perform routine lab duties under supervision and support research and production of nitrogen-based products in this internship.
Apply by 8/31/2011

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

OPEN LAB DAY
SAT, MAY 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 26 // 10AM // C107 BNSN
Dr. Merrill Christensen will speak on "Diet and Cancer."

ANALYST PROGRAMMER
PARAMOUNT ACCEPTANCE- SLC, UT
Work in the health and fitness industry developing front desk and operations software packages.
Apply by 7/13/2011

WEB DEVELOPMENT INTERN
MAX INTERNATIONAL - MIDVALE, UT
This internship will involve designing, implementing, testing, and debugguing a social website that encourages viral participation.
Apply by 6/13/2011

There were 10 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 PRESENTATION
THURS, MAY 26 // 10AM // 1110 TMCB
Pavan Kumar Vankamamidi will present his master's thesis proposal, "Proofs of Correctness for Three Decentralizied Authentication Protocols Using Strand Spaces."

ASSISTANT AGRONOMIST INTERN
CONAGRA FOODS - TWIN FALLS, ID
This 10 week internship will involve supporting an agricultural services group in projects and sampling. Duties include collecting and reviewing data and other projects.
Apply by 6/13/2011

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

THESIS DEFENSE
THURS, MAY 26 // 11AM // N127 ESC
John Hoopes will present his thesis defense, "An Integrated Geophysical and Geologic Study of Paleogene Age Volcanic Body."

EXTRATERRESTRIAL FOOTPRINTS
Studying craters in the Earth's crust, Terik Daly was awarded the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for his research. Read about it here.

FINANCIAL PLANNING & ANALYSIS
MOZY.COM - AMERICAN FORK, UT
Prepare and review a variety of financial data and assist in maintaining and updating company financial models and forecasts.
Apply by 6/30/2011

ASSOCIATE SOFTWARE ENGINEER
SIRSIDYNIX - PROVO, UT
Design and maintain existing applications, including J2EE C/C++, Java code and technologies.
Apply by 6/16/2011

There were 13 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

ENGINEER POSITIONS
FORD MOTOR COMPANY - MULTI-STATE
With many openings across the country, there are job opportunities to match a variety of interests. See the link for more information.
Apply by 6/14/2011

MECHANICAL ENGINEER INTERN
HONEYWELL - PHOENIX, AZ
Become certified as a Non-Destructive Evaluation Engineer (NDEE) and learn to detect internal and external flaws in aerospace materials.
Apply by 5/31/2011

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

 

PLANETARIUM SHOWS
FRI, MAY 20 // 7 & 8PM // PLANETARIUM ESC
Spend your Friday night with the stars! Tickets are $2 at the door.

VISITING PROFESSOR TO DEPART
Read about Brian Anderson, a visiting physics professor, and his dedication to his students.

FINANCIAL ANALYST
FIRST SOLAR, LLC – TEMPE, AZ
First Solar, which designs and manufactures solar modules, is looking for a financial analyst to join our finance team.
Apply by 6/1/2011

STATISTICS INTERN
ATTASK, INC – OREM, UT
AtTask is seeking an intern to perform data analytics.
Apply by 6/1/2011

Amstat News has published a listing of internships for Statistics majors here. There were 16 new jobs posted this week for Statistics majors on eRecruiting.

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. To find out more,
click here.

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