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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

SOUNDS TO ASTOUND
FRI, NOV 18 // 6:15 & 7:30PM // C215 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

Meet David Brough, a graduate student in the Department of Physics & Astronomy.

Visit our Vimeo page for more great college videos.


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

Congratulations to this week's winner: Jason McEwen won a free lunch at The Blue Line Deli!

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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.
Apply by 11/30/2011

WEB PROGRAMMER
INSIDE SALES – PROVO, UT
Recruiting physics, math, statistics and CS students to work on cutting edge HA telephony system, advanced information-retrieval algorithms, and massive scalability and storage solutions.
Apply by 12/31/2011

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.

CAREER ESSENTIALS COURSE
Unfortunately, many CPMS students leave college without the skills they need to thrive in their professional careers. Despite being great scientists, students need something more — business smarts.

PROCESS ENGINEER INTERN
J.F. SIMPLOT COMPANY – POCATELLO, ID
Recruiting a junior or senior chemistry student who will perform test work in a process lab for possible implementation full scale.
Apply by 12/12/2011

ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN II INTERN
MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS – 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.

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

PHD STUDENT TAKES THIRD AT ACS
Stacey Smith received an award at a national conference for her presentation on and research of oxide nanoparticles.

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

SOFTWARE ENGINEER INTERN
FACEBOOK – PALO ALTO, CA & SEATTLE, WA
Want to create products that more than 750 million people around the world use?  Facebook is seeking software engineering interns to join their engineering team and help build the next generation of systems behind Facebook’s products.
Apply by 12/06/2011

There were 8 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.

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

MONITORING CRIME VIA TWITTER
Undergraduate computer science student Tobias Kin Hou Lei has created a bird’s-eye view of crime by analyzing tweets across the nation.

 

PLANETARY SCIENCE INTERN
LUNAR AND PLANETARY INSTITUTE – HOUSTON, TX
Geology majors with at least 50 credit hours are invited to intern with the Lunar and Planetary Institute.
Apply by 1/20/2012

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

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

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

 

CREDIT INTERN
DYNO NOBEL – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Recruit will assist in collecting credit account and perform other duties assigned within Dyno Nobel’s credit department. Preferably a junior or a senior student.
Apply by 12/02/2011

OPERATIONS INTERN
LAND'S END – DODGEVILLE, WI
Recruit will assist in financial planning and analysis, inventory planning, creative web design, and global sourcing.
Apply by 12/31/2011

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 7 new jobs posted this week for mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

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.

NEW FACULTY SPOTLIGHT
The College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences welcomes Emily Evans, a visiting assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics.

SECONDARY EDUCATION TEACHING POSITIONS
GRANITE SCHOOL DISTRICT – SLC, UT
Granite School District will be interviewing candidates for teaching positions. Mathematics teachers needed.
Apply by 12/11/2011

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.

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

R&D PROCESS INTEGRATION EGINEER
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

MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER
ARSEAL TECHNOLOGIES – ALPHARETTA, GA
Recruit will perform basic hydraulic calculations for piping system as well as develop conduit layouts and details from customer standards and specifications.
Apply by 12/31/2011

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

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

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.

NATIONAL RE-SR CREDIT ANALYST
ZIONS BANK – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Will analyze financial conditions and trends, determine cash flow using appropriate tax analysis, prepare summaries and present facts.
Apply by 12/10/2011

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.

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

HEALTH CARE REFORM
Stats alum, Michael D. Bahr, was chosen as one of BYU's 2011 Honored Alumni. Listen to a CPMS podcast with Bahr about his lecture on the effects of health care reform.

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