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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

WINTER SEMESTER DATES
Add/drop deadline: WED, JAN 18
Winter tuition deadline: WED, JAN 18

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 this 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.

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

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

iMODULES SCHOLARSHIPS
$1,500 scholarships to students attending iModules client universities (including BYU) for the 2012-13 school year. Must be a full-time student during fall 2012 and hold at least a 2.0 GPA.
Apply by SUN, APR 1

CPMSTV VIDEO CLIP

Watch BYU CPMS students perform experiments and have some weightless fun on NASA's zero gravity "Vomit Comet."

Visit our Vimeo page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS


Congratulations to last month's winner: Danielle Hanks won a free lunch at Taco Bell!

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

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.

SCIENCE UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIP
LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATIONAL LAB – LIVERMORE, CA
Internship programs available with DOE Science and LLNL's Scholar Employment Program.
Apply by TUES, JAN 10

TECHNICAL POSITIONS
MIT LINCOLN LAB – LEXINGTION, MA
Work on a broad range of technical problems. MInimum 3.25 GPA and strong problem-solving and analytical skills required.
Apply by THURS, FEB 2

2012 CANCER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
$7,355 graduate and $6,600 undergraduate fellowships available for spring/summer research in the Cancer Research Center.
Apply by FRI, FEB 10

SUMMER INTERNSHIPS
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY – GAITHERSBURG, MD
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program for students majoring in science, mathematics and engineering.
Apply by WED, FEB 15

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.

MANDARIN CHINESE CHEMISTRY INTERNSHIP
CLOWARD H20 – PROVO, UT
Learn and translate chemical systems into Mandarin for waterpark in Shanghai. Internship runs through winter semester.
Apply by TUES, JAN 24

MULTIPLE OPENINGS
WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Internships and full-time openings for quality assurance, R&D, product development and product testing.
Apply by TUES, JAN 24

There are 3 new jobs this week for chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

UNDERGRADS RECEIVE AWARDS AT FACSS
Alisa Edmund and Kyli Bishop were recognized for their undergraduate research at the annual Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies conference.

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INTERNSHIP
FACEBOOK – PALO ALTO, CA & SEATTLE, WA
Hiring full-time engineering intern with knowledge and experience in C++ and/or Java and knowledge of Perl, PHP, Python, relational databases and SQL.
Apply by SUN, JAN 8

TECHNICAL STAFF
SANDIA NATIONAL LAB – LIVERMORE, CA & ALBUQUERQUE, NM
Design and enhance information systems that transform data into information and knowledge-based decisions.
Apply by TUES, JAN 31

There are 11 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.

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

 

 

PLANETARY SCIENCE INTERNSHIP
LUNAR AND PLANETARY INSTITUTE – HOUSTON, TX
Geology majors with at least 50 credit hours are encouraged to apply to intern with the Lunar and Planetary Institute this summer.
Apply by FRI, JAN 20

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

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

STUDENTS BREAK NEW GROUND IN NAUVOO
BYU geology and archaeology students examined different sites in Nauvoo using ground penetrating radar.

 

BUSINESS & INFORMATION SYSTEMS INTERNSHIP
PEPSICO – LOCATIONS IN NC, NY & TX
Students are afforded opportunities for beneficial, meaningful work experience in one of six project groups. Interns should be graduating between December 2012 and August 2013. Prefer students from computer science or mathematics.
Apply by FRI, JAN 27

REVENUE MANAGEMENT ANALYST
ALLEGIANT AIR, LLC – LAS VEGAS, NV
Track and project Allegiant factors affecting projected capacity on a market-by-market basis. BS with significant coursework in math, statistics, economics, finance, science, or engineering required.
Apply by FRI, FEB 10

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

MATH DEPARTMENT WINTER SOCIAL
TUES, JAN 10 // 7:00PM - MATH LAB
Free pizza for the first 50 people.

FOCUS ON MATH PRESENTATION
TUES, JAN 10 // 4:00PM - 1170 TMCB
All students invited to attend Bill Banks's presentation.

MATH STUDENTS EXCEL IN COMPETITION
Mathematics students Hiram Golze, Sam Dittmer and Robert Young take first place overall in the Intermountain Mathematics Competition.

TECHNICAL POSITIONS
MIT LINCOLN LAB – LEXINGTION, MA
Work on a broad range of technical problems. MInimum 3.25 GPA and strong problem-solving and analytical skills required.
Apply by THURS, FEB 2

There are 4 new jobs this week for physics & astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

 

REVENUE MANAGEMENT ANALYST
ALLEGIANT AIR, LLC – LAS VEGAS, NV
Track and project Allegiant factors affecting projected capacity on a market-by-market basis. BS with significant coursework in math, statistics, economics, finance, science, or engineering required.
Apply by FRI, FEB 10

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

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK

NEW DEPT ASSOCIATE CHAIR
Dr. William Christensen was appointed as the new associate chair in the Department of Statistics.

 

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