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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

APPLY FOR GRADUATION
NOV 15 // N-179 ESC
April 2012 graduates should apply for graduation by this date. Apply on myBYU under campus links and also in the Advisement Center.

SOUNDS TO ASTOUND
NOV 18 // 6:15 & 7:30PM // ESC
The BYU Acoustics Research Group will put on two more shows to demonstrate the power of sound. Reserve your free tickets here.

FAMILY NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM
MONDAYS // 6-9PM // MUSEUM OF PALEONTOLOGY
The Museum of Paleontology will open its doors on Monday evenings in November and invites one and all to join in the fun.

CAREER ESSENTIALS CLASS
TUES, WINTER SEMESTER // 4-5:20PM
Want to graduate ready to make money with your degree? CPMS is offering a 1.5 credit Career Essentials course next semester. Register for (YOUR MAJOR) 500 and prepare yourself for a career in the science industry.

WHY MINOR IN MATH?
Did you know many majors require the same math classes as a math minor? A math minor can make you more competitive in the job field. Check out the link above to find out if a math minor could work for you.

CAREER AND ACADEMIC SUCCESS WORKSHOPS
Come participate in free workshops and learn about stress management, textbook comprehension and test prep.

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

Watch as a group of BYU students take a ride on the Vomit Comet.

Visit our Vimeo page for more great college videos.


Congratulations to last week's winner: Jackie Broomfield won a free lunch at the MOA Café!

Congratulations to this week's winner: Ketura Small won a free lunch at Taco Bell!

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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.

AERS ADVISORY CONSULTANT
DELOITTE LLC – WASHINGTON DC
Recruiting math, statistics and CS majors to apply problem solving skills and deliver Deloitte methodology in order to build and broaden industry knowledge.

TECHNICAL WRITER
ARIBEX – OREM, UT
Seeking an individual who can research the issue of access to oral health care and create a publishable paper describing the need to improve access for all people and the benefits of using handheld dental x-ray technology.

TECHNICAL AND NON-TECHNICAL
GOOGLE – VARIOUS LOCATIONS
Full time jobs and internships available for creative students.

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.

ENTRY LEVEL RESEARCHER
UNIMIN CORPORATION – SPRUCE PINE, NC
Looking for a chemistry major with training in materials, minerology or geochemistry. Recruit will assist industrial minerals company with R&D in transitioning high purity quartz to semiconductor and optical fibers.
Apply by 11/21/2011

ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN II INTERN
TORION TECHNOLOGIES – SOUTH JORDAN, UT
Recruit will prepare test specimens, adjust and operate equipment, record test data and point out deviations resulting from equipment malfunction or observational errors.
Apply by 11/28/2011

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

FRESHMAN SEMINAR
TUES, NOV 15 // 4PM // W112 BNSN
Dr. Emily Bates will speak about graduate, medical and dental school myths and facts.

SOFTWARE TESTER / QUALITY ASSURANCE
SAWTOOTH SOFTWARE INC – OREM, UT
Requires a BS and knowledge of JavaScript and HTML. Position involves testing marketing research software written in C#, Perl and Java.
Apply by 11/18/2011

WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPER
PRIME ACCEPTANCE – MURRAY, UT
Recruiting a CS major with well tested web application experience to work with a small development team. Skills with CSS JavaScript is preferred.
Apply by 11/30/2011

There were 15 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.

COLLOQUIUM: MICHAEL CAFARELLA
THURS, NOV 17 // 11AM // 1170 TMCB
Michael Cafarella, from the University of Michigan, will speak on search engines for statistical diagrams.

HAZARD MAPPING GEOLOGIST
UTAH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY – SLC, UT
Generate geologic hazard map sets with ArcGIS software and aerial photography. Requires a BS in geology.
Apply by 11/20/2011

ENTRY LEVEL RESEARCHER
UNIMIN CORPORATION – SPRUCE PINE, NC
Looking for a student with training in materials, minerology or geochemistry. Recruit will assist industrial minerals company with R&D in transitioning high purity quartz to semiconductor and optical fibers.
Apply by 11/21/2011

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

SEMINAR
THURS, NOV 17 // 11AM // C295 ESC
Joerg Schaffer will speak.

PLANETARY SCIENCE INTERN
APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRI, JAN 20
Geology majors with at least 50 credit hours are invited to intern with the Lunar and Planetary Institute. Apply by the date above.

GEOLOGY STUDENTS MAKE HISTORY
A student geology team brought home the championship of the 2011 Society of Exploration Geophysicists’ Challenge Bowl for the first time in BYU’s history.

 

ANALYST ROTATION INTERN
LAND'S END – DODGEVILLE, WI
Recruit will analyze pricing models and business opportunities, as well as provide analytical support to catalog planning efforts and marketing campaigns.
Apply by12/31/2011

FINANCIAL PLANNING INTERN
AXA ADVISORS LLC – PROVO, UT
Will assist in mutual fund and stock portfolio analysis, compiling financial plans and data input into financial planning software. Must be enrolled in a bachelor's degree program.
Apply by 12/07/2011

OPERATIONS ANALYST INTERN
WEISS ASSET MANAGEMENT – BOSTON, MA
Recruit will work on research projects including liquidity and performance analyses and will work closely with developers to improve trading software.
Apply by 12/31/2011

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

FOCUS ON MATH SEMINAR
TUES, NOV 15 // 4PM // 1170 TMCB
Dr. T. Chartier will speak.

PROBLEM OF THE WEEK
Cash in on your problem-solving skills and submit your answers for a chance to win a $20 gift card.

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

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

MATH TEACHER
ARIZONA TEACHING FELLOWS – ARIZONA
Looking for career changers and recent college graduates who will use their knowledge, experience and records of achievement to positively change the lives of students in Arizona.
Apply by 12/31/2011

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

MASTERS PROGRAM INFO
THURS, NOV 17 // 11AM // 173 TMCB
Come learn about the Mathematics Education Masters Program.

SPEAKER
MON, NOV 21 // 11AM // 154 TMCB
Jean Pedersen, from Santa Clara University, will speak on factoring odd numbers.

ENTRY LEVEL RESEARCHER
UNIMIN CORPORATION – SPRUCE PINE, NC
Looking for a physics major with training in materials, minerology or geochemistry. Recruit will assist industrial minerals company with R&D in transitioning high purity quartz to semiconductor and optical fibers.
Apply by 11/21/2011

R&D PROCESS INTEGRATION
MICRON – BOISE, ID
Requires a BS in physics, electronics or materials science with proven capability to resolve complex issues and to think and communicate clearly in urgent situations. Requires understanding of semiconductor process flow.
Apply by 12/31/2011

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

COLLOQUIUM: LAWRENCE CRUM
WED, NOV 16 // 4PM // C215 ESC
Lawrence Crum, from the University of Washington, will speak on the use of high intensity ultrasound to induce tissue ablation.

PLANETARIUM REOPENS
Need an idea for Friday night? The Royden G. Derrick Planetarium has undergone major renovations and is now more high-tech than ever before. Come enjoy the new planetarium’s plush seats and star show.

RESEARCH ANALYST
US TREASURY – WASHINGTON, DC
Requires a BS degree with experience in SAS and STATA to compile and review data from academic journals and market sources.
Apply by 11/16/2011

FINANCE INTERNSHIP
MITCHELL – SAN DIEGO, CA
Seeking top performers in junior year of business, economics, finance or statistics. Internship will provide an opportunity to work with cutting edge technology, processes, strategies and work with the executive level talent within the organization.
Apply by 12/31/2011

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

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR
THURS, NOV 17 // 4PM // 203 TMCB
Joslin Goh, from the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at Simon Fraser University, will speak.

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