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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

SCIENCE IN INDUSTRY SEMINAR
MON, DEC 5 // 4PM // C215 ESC
Benjamin Pratt-Ferguson will speak on job opportunities at Raytheon for physics, math, and statistics majors.

END OF THE SEMESTER
THURS, DEC 8 is the last day of classes. DEC 9-10 are exam preparation days. Finals week is DEC 12-16.

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. Click the link to see if a math minor could work for you.

CAREER AND ACADEMIC SUCCESS WORKSHOPS
Prepare for finals with free stress management and test prep workshops.

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

Hear from Dr. Edward Gholdston and learn about exploring space with humans, robots and telescopes.

Visit our Vimeo page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS


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

Congratulations to this week's winner: Laura Molnar won a free lunch at the MOA Café!

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.

PROJECT COORDINATOR
FAMILYSEARCH.ORG – OREM, UT
Recruiting math, statistics, or CS majors who will provide reporting and analysis on finances, project statuses, and resource allocations. Will also manage analytical and administrative activities.
Apply by WED, DEC 7, 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 SAT, DEC 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.

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 MON, DEC 12, 2011

 

There is 1 new job this week for chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

SPECTROSCOPY SPEAKER
TUES, DEC 6 // 4PM // W140 BNSN
Ben McCall, of the University of Illinois, will speak on astrochemistry.

NEW MIRRORS AID CHEMICAL SEPARATIONS
Dr. James Patterson, of the Chemistry & Biochemistry department, researches gold mirrors as reference materials for chemical separations.

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 TUES, DEC 6, 2011

There are 6 new jobs this week for computer science majors on eRecruiting. Many CS jobs and internships are posted on the CS job board rather than eRecruiting.

COLLOQUIUM: NATHAN BENCH
THURS, DEC 8 // 11AM // 1170 TMCB
Nathan Bench, PhD candidate in the College of Technology at Purdue University, will speak.

COMPUTER SCIENCE FICTION
Computer science graduate Nancy Fulda is being compared to science fiction greats like Asimov and Clarke. Read more about her story.

 

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 FRI, JAN 20, 2011

There are no new jobs 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 SEG Challenge Bowl — a first in BYU history.

 

MATHEMATICAL STATISTICIAN
US CENSUS BUREAU
Looking for mathematics and statistics majors to perform statistical work for the US Census Bureau. For more information contact Jonah Wong.

INVESTMENT BANKING SUMMER ANALYST
BANK OF AMERICA – NEW YORK CITY
Recruiting summer analysts to develop and maintain complex financial models and perform various financial analyses such as valuations and merger consequences.
Apply by THURS, DEC 15, 2011

FINANCIAL SERVICES PROFESSIONAL
PRIVATE WEALTH MANAGEMENT – ST. GEORGE, UT
Will assist in financial planning and analysis, implementing marketing plans, lead generation, managing client accounts and designing solutions.
Apply by SAT, DEC 31, 2011

There are 5 new jobs this week for mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

PUTNAM COMPETITION
SAT, DEC 3 // 111 & 112 TMCB
Session #1 will go from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Session #2 will go from 1:30-4:30 p.m. All students welcome. No registration necessary.

COLLOQUIUM: MIKE BENNETT
TUES, DEC 6 // 4PM // 135 TMCB
Mike Bennett, from the University of British Columbia, will speak.

CAREERS IN MATH SEMINAR
THURS, DEC 8 // 4PM // 1170 TMCB
Steph Fitchett will speak on, "A Mathematician turned Statistician: From Academia to a National Laboratory."

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
Meet Jörge Thuswaldner, a visiting faculty 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 SUN, DEC 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 SAT, DEC 31, 2011

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

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

HARDWARE DESIGN ENGINEER
COLMEK – SLC, UT
Candidate will design from circuit-level up through box-level, perform schematic capture and engineering analyses, layout printed circuit boards and participate in design reviews.
Apply by MON, DEC 12, 2011

R&D PROCESS INTEGRATION ENGINEER
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 SAT, DEC 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 SAT, DEC 31, 2011

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

STAR OF BETHLEHEM SHOW
FRI, DEC 2 // 7 & 8PM // ESC PLANETARIUM
Buy tickets at the door for $2 each.

PHYSICS SEMINAR
MON, DEC 5 // 4PM // C215 ESC
Benjamin Pratt-Ferguson, who works for Raytheon at Missile Systems, will speak on physics in industry.

COLLOQUIUM: ANIL SETH
WED, DEC 7 // 4PM // C215 ESC
Anil Seth, from the University of Utah, will speak on the formation of galaxy nuclei.

MONEY DOES GROW, BUT NOT ON TREES
Read about Lauren Richie, an undergraduate physics major, who earned money for her education, gained research experience for scholarship applications and built a résumé for her career — all at the same time.

MATHEMATICAL STATISTICIAN
US CENSUS BUREAU
Looking for mathematics and statistics majors to perform statistical work for the US Census Bureau. For more information contact Jonah Wong.

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 SAT. DEC 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 SAT, DEC 31, 2011

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

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

 

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