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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.

MIT LINCOLN LABORATORY VISITS BYU
THURS-FRI, FEB 2-3
Interested in national security? MIT Lincoln Lab will be holding info sessions and interviews looking for applicants from physicial and mathematical science majors. Don't miss out!
APPLY BY THURS, JAN 26

RESUME HELP FROM CAREER SERVICES
FRI, JAN 27 & TUES, JAN 31, 10 am -3 pm
Make your resume as strong as your research by visiting BYU Career Services to get help. Put your best foot forward with your best resume. BYU Career Services can make it happen.

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 apply mathematical formulas to simulate how waves bounce off obstacles.

Visit our new YouTube page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS


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

Congratulations to this week's winner: Christopher Diep 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.

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, JAN 26

INTERFACING WIZARD/TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER
EPIC SYSTEMS CORPORATION – MADISON, WI
Assist with consulting, programming/software development and project management. Minimum 3.2 GPA 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

CLINICAL DATA SPECIALIST
MYRIAD GENETICS, INC. – PROVO, UT
Myriad Genetics is a leading molecular diagnostic company dedicated to developing personalized medicine products. Applicant will generate test results and review scientific literature in regards to mutations.
Apply by TUES, JAN 31

BIOCHIP INTERNSHIP
BIOCHIP – UC BERKELEY, CA
Interns will design, prototype and conduct biological experiments with microfluidic devices. Interns will also learn how to work with biological specimens and basic image processing techniques with ImageJ.
Apply by SAT, FEB 25

There are 7 new jobs this week for chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

UPCOMING SEMINAR
TUES, JAN 17 // 3:00PM - W140 BNSN
David Michaelis - Stanford University

NMR LAB AIDS STUDENTS IN RESEARCH
Dr. Scott Burt trains students how to use Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) to identify and analyze the shape of molecules.

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

ANIMATOR
MICROSOFT CORPORATION – REDMOND, WA
Work with world-class development teams at MIcrosoft Game Studios to bring characters, environments and animations to life.
Apply by THURS, FEB 9

RESEARCH INTERNSHIP
PIXAR ANIMATION – EMERYVILLE, CA
Recruiting CS majors who will assist in the development, prototyping and testing of new computer graphic algorithms. Must have strong software engineering skills.
Apply by SUN, MARCH 18, 5pm

There are 16 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 COMPUTER SCIENCE 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 GEOLOGY EVENTS THIS WEEK

STUDENTS BREAK NEW GROUND IN NAUVOO
BYU geology and archaeology students examined different sites in Nauvoo using Ground Penetrating Radar.

 

FINANCIAL ANALYST INTERNSHIP
DIXIE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER – ST. GEORGE, UT
Candidates must have a 3.5 GPA, and will participate in capital and operating budget processes, financial analysis and variance reporting.
Apply by WED, JAN 25

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

DATA FORENSICS SCIENTIST
CAVEON LLC – AMERICAN FORK, UT
Applicant will provide reviews of data forensic reports, produce research and technical reports and devise new mathematical approaches for detecting cheating.
Apply by TUES, FEB 7

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 8 new jobs this week for mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

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

SECONDARY EDUCATION TEACHER
CANYONS SCHOOL DISTRICT – SANDY, UT
Canyons School District is interviewing candidates for their secondary education teaching vacancies.
Apply by MON, APR 2

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

COMMON CORE PRESENTATION
WED, JAN 18 // 4:00PM - 173 TMCB
Professor Dawn Teuscher

GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION DEADLINE
THURS, MAR 1

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, JAN 26

AUTOMATION ENGINEER/SPECIALIST
KERN RIVER GAS TRANSMISSION COMPANY – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Conduct technical studies and perform testing plans and factory acceptance for installed equipment.
Apply by FRI, FEB 10

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

HEALTH & BENEFITS ACTUARIAL INTERN
MERCER INVESTMENT CONSULTING – PHOENIX, AZ
Partner with client companies in the design, financing and administration of health and welfare programs. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.
Apply by THURS, JAN 26

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

STATISTICS PRESENTATION
THURS, JAN 19 // 4:00 PM - 235 TMCB
“Efficient Computating of Generalized Median Estimators” by Dr. Scott Grimshaw

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

 

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