** Having trouble viewing the newsletter properly? Open it in your browser. **

GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

FIRST BLOCK WITHDRAW DEADLINE
MON, OCT 3 // 11:59PM

2011 HONORED ALUMNI LECTURE
THURS, OCT 6 // 11AM // 1170 TMCB
Michael D. Bahr, president of Coventry Health and Life Company, will give the Honored Alumni Lecture on “Actuarial Science in a Post-reform World.”

BYU MAJOR FAIR
WED, OCT 12 // 9:30AM-3:30PM // WSC BALLROOM
Not sure about your major? Come to the major fair for a preview of available programs and to visit with an adviser.

WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE
OCT 28-29 // BYU CAMPUS
Come network with and learn from other LDS business women. Speakers will include representatives from Deseret Book, Goldman Sachs, Sara Lee and others. Register by OCT 14.

TUTORS NEEDED
Put your science skills to good use as a volunteer calculus or chemistry tutor in the Geology Department.

SMART SCHOLARSHIP
The Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation scholarship program supports the education of future scientists and engineers. Click here for more information and to apply.

HAVE YOU HEARD THE NEWS?
Read about the latest CPMS research and events at the link above.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

CPMSTV VIDEO CLIP

What once was lost, now is found. See how CS students are using their research to save lives.

Visit our Vimeo page for more great college videos.

Congratulations to this week's winner: Holly Mumford won lunch at Legends Grille!

Enter to win a free lunch by liking us on Facebook! Winners chosen every Friday.

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.

MORTGAGE PROFESSIONAL
PROVIDENT FUNDING – LOS ANGELES, CA & SLC, UT
Requires BS degree in math or science and a 3.0 GPA. Applicant will contribute to the sourcing, origination and credit evaluation of new loans. Permanent career opportunity.
Apply by 11/07/2011

PAID INTERNSHIPS
ARIBEX – OREM, UT
Aribex, an alumni-owned company specializing in hand-held x-ray machines, has three internship openings: operations engineer, R&D engineer and technical writer.
Apply by 9/30/2011

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.

DESIGN ENGINEER - AEROACOUSTICS TURBINE
PRATT & WHITNEY – HARTFORD, CT
Requires a 3.0 GPA. Employee will perform structural analyses of key components and participate on root cause investigation teams to address durability or failure incidents for production engines.
Apply by 10/10/2011

LABORATORY INTERN - TECHNICIAN
NEWAYS INC – SPRINGVILLE, UT
Recruiting a chem major who is willing to perform a variety of formulating duties, including new products and maintenance of current products. Will also prepare master formulas and test stability of new products.
Apply by 10/14/2011

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

FRESHMAN SEMINAR
TUES, OCT 4 // 4PM // W112 BNSN
Dr. Roger Harrison will give an introduction to inorganic chemistry.

PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SPEAKER
TUES, OCT 4 // 4PM // W140 BNSN
Evan Williams of UC Berkeley will speak.

ACS TOUR SPEAKER
WED, OCT 5 // 3PM // W140 BNSN
John Fortman, of Wright State University, will give a lecture entitled, "America's Funniest Videos: Dazzling Demos and Videotaped Bloopers."

NATIONAL CHEM WEEK
OCT 17-22 // EVENTS ALL WEEK
Get tickets now for the chemical magic shows!

WEB ADMINISTRATOR - DEVELOPER
BYU MARRIOTT SCHOOL – PROVO, UT
The Marriott School currently has an open full-time position with their web team. Requires a BS in computer science.
Apply by 10/05/2011

MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGIES DEVELOPER
SUNRISE TECHNOLOGIES – SLC, UT
Requires BS in computer science with experience in C++ or Java. Applicant will develop Microsoft stack technologies using X++ and have an opportunity to learn iOS and iPad development.
Apply by 10/19/2011

TECHNICAL YAHOO
YAHOO! INC – SUNNYVILLE, CA
Hiring CS graduate with at least a 3.3 GPA and proficiency in either C++ or Java. Recruit will help build and support Yahoo!'s suite of exciting next-generation products.
Apply by 11/30/2011

There were 18 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.

MS THESIS DEFENSE/PHD PRESENTATION
WED, OCT 5 // 8AM // 3365 TMCB
Derrall Heath will defend his MS thesis and simultaneously present his PhD qualifying presentation. The title of his thesis is "Improving Multi-label Classification by Avoiding Implicit Negativity with Incomplete Data."

COLLOQUIUM: PUBLIC HEALTH 2.0
THUR, OCT 6 // 3PM // 1170 TMCB
Dr. Jay Bernhardt, former director of the National Center for Health Marketing at the CDC, will speak on leveraging social media and technology for better health.

GEOSCIENCE & PUBLIC POLICY INTERNSHIPS
AMERICAN GEOLOGICAL INSTITUTE - WASHINGTON, DC
AGI offers summer and semester internship opportunities for geoscience students with an interest in public policy and how Washington impacts the geoscience community.
Apply by 10/15/2011

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

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

JOKE TIME WITH MASTER SKINNER
Professor Skinner brings his prehistoric friends to the classroom — generating both laughter and learning.

ANALYST - PRIVATE EQUITY
BAIN CAPITAL – BOSTON, MA
Analysts will learn how to evaluate investment opportunities through the application of fundamental strategic analysis in addition to more traditional financial modeling.
Apply by 10/12/2011

REGIONAL SUPPORT - SALES REPRESENTATIVE
THE PUBLIC GROUP – PROVO, UT
Recruiting math major who can manage sales pipeline for products to prospective clients within a geographic area and attend regional conferences and trade shows.
Apply by 10/17/2011

FINANCIAL REPRESENTATIVE INTERN
NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL FINANCIAL NETWORK - PROVO,UT
Internship includes a personalized approach to offering financial solutions to clients. Student must be currently enrolled in at least 12 credit hours.
Apply by 12/30/2011

FINANCIAL ANALYST
IBM - ROCHESTER, MN
Provide analysis of financial data and develop budgets, forecasts and financial reports. Spreadsheet skills and minimum 3.20 GPA required.
Apply by 12/31/2011

There were 14 new jobs posted this week for mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

COLLOQUIUM: PETER MILONNI
TUES, OCT 4 // 4PM // 135 TMCB
Peter Milonni, of Los Alamos National Lab, will speak on the interaction of an electron with itself.

COLLOQUIUM: S.G. RAJEEV
THURS, OCT 6 // 4PM // 135 TMCB
S.G. Rajeev, of the University of Rochester, will give a lecture titled, "Scattering of Virtual Photons: The Casimir Force."

PUTNAM COMPETITION SIGN-UPS
MON, OCT 10 // 12PM
To compete in this year's Putnam on DEC 3, contact Michelle Drennan in 275 TMCB.

PROBLEM OF THE WEEK
Cash in on your problem-solving skills this fall with the problem of the week. Submit your answers for a chance to win a $20 gift card.

INTERMOUNTAIN MATHEMATICS COMPETITION
This OCT students throughout the Mountain West area will compete to win cash prizes. For more information, contact Professor Ouyang.

WEEKLY SEMINARS
Students are invited to the Talmage building for weekly seminars. See the schedule for topics.

SECONDARY EDUCATION
CANYONS SCHOOL DISTRICT - SANDY, UT
Secondary education positions available in all emphases at this year-round facility. Bachelor's degree in education required.
Apply by 11/15/2011

SECONDARY EDUCATION TEACHING POSITIONS
GRANITE SCHOOL DISTRICT – SLC, UT
Granite School District will be interviewing candidates for their teaching vacancies. Mathematics teachers needed.
Apply by 11/27/2011

There were 3 new jobs posted this week for mathematics education majors on eRecruiting.

INTERNSHIP OR STUDENT TEACHING?
TUES, OCT 11 // 4:30PM // 173 TMCB
The MEA is hosting a seminar entitled, "Student Internship vs. Student Teaching." For more info, contact the department at 801-422-1735.

MA GRADUATE RECOGNIZED
Sharon Christensen, a graduate from the master's program in the Mathematics Education Department, has been selected as a finalist for the Presidential Award.

AUTOMATION ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN
US SYNTHETIC – OREM, UT
Recruit will work with automation and manufacturing engineers to review and monitor the new quality or process improvements.
Apply by 10/25/2011

PRODUCT ENGINEER - DRAM
MICRON TECHNOLOGY - BOISE, ID
Responsible for the development of memory-test patterns and analyzing electrical failures on high volume or experimental designs. Previous experience with semiconductor process and VLSI coursework a plus.
Apply by 12/07/2011

There were 3 new jobs posted this week for physics & astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

COLLOQUIUM: PETER MILONNI
WED, OCT 5 // 4PM // C215 ESC
Peter Milonni, of Los Alamos National Lab, will speak on casimir effects.

SOUNDS TO ASTOUND
MON, OCT 17 // 6PM // C215 ESC
Bring your family and join BYU Acoustics for an exciting demonstration of the power of sound.

ANALYZING A PROPHET'S VOICE
Listen to a podcast with Dr. Eric Hunter who is learning about health and aging through the sound of President Hinckley's voice.

HEALTH BENEFITS ANALYST
MERCER - NATIONWIDE
Responsible for making operational sales decisions based on data analysis. 3.2 GPA required.
Apply by 10/06/2011

PRE-MBA ANALYST
CRESTLINE INVESTORS – DALLAS, TX
Recruiting a stats major who can review and analyze marketing materials of potential investments and perform due diligence on potential investment.
Apply by 10/14/2011

INTERNAL AUDIT
PAYLESS SHOE SOURCE – TOPEKA, KS
Performing process audits to identify opportunities for control enhancements and process efficiencies. Will also measure, interpret and communicate key risk indicators for company risks.
Apply by 12/31/2011

FINANCIAL/ECONOMICAL/VALUATION CONSULTING
FULCRUM INQUIRY - LOS ANGELES, CA
Responsible for economical, financial and statistical analysis of damages in litigation. Requires BS in statistics, mathematics or economics.
Apply by 12/31/2011

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

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR
THURS, OCT 6 // 4PM // 203 TMCB
Dr. Matthew Taddy, of the University of Chicago, will speak on "Inverse Regression for Analysis of Sentiment in Text."

You are receiving this newsletter because you are a student in the College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences at Brigham Young University. If you would like to remove your email from this newsletter, click here. Generated and maintained by CPMS Marketing.