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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

PRESIDENTS' DAY HOLIDAY
Due to the holiday on MON, FEB 20, there will be Monday class instruction on TUES, FEB 21.

STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
Submit abstracts online by midnight on FEB 26. The Student Research Conference will be on SAT, MAR 17.

CLASS REGISTRATION WAITING LIST
You can now put yourself on a waitlist for classes that are full. Spring/summer registration began FEB 1. Fall 2012 registration begins MON, MAR 26.

LOOKING FOR ANOTHER ANNOUNCEMENT?
The Advisement Center makes its digital signage available at the link above. Open in Firefox for best results. Also, past editions of SPAM are available here.

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

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

NEW SCHOLARSHIPS SEEKING QUALIFIED CPMS STUDENTS
See flyer for meeting times, deadlines and requirements for upcoming scholarships.

iMODULES SCHOLARSHIPS
$1,500 scholarships are available 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

CPMS student Brian Ricks shares his experience studying computer science as a grad student.

Visit our new YouTube page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS


Congratulations to last week's winner: Joseph Lawrence won a free lunch at Legends Grille!

This week Adam Jackman won a free lunch at the Skyroom Restaurant!

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.

TEAM LEADER
EBAY – DRAPER, UT
Responsibilities include supervising daily activities to ensure critical standards are met, reviewing quality assurance data and executing performance management process for team.
Apply by FRI, FEB 17

A complete list of internships and job opportunities can be found on eRecruiting.

CENTER FOR ANIMATION IS ON THE MOVE
Big changes are coming for the animation major at BYU as it relocates to the Talmage building.

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.

SENIOR CHEMIST
IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND WELFARE – BOISE, ID
Recruiting chemistry majors who will support both inorganic and organic environmental analysis including chemical titrations, spectrophotometer and ion chromatography.
Apply by WED, FEB 22

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.
Apply by SAT, FEB 25

BIOTECH ASSISTANT SCIENTIST
J.R. SIMPLOT COMPANY – BOISE, ID
Personnel work to develop better food products by enhancing plant genetic material through DNA transformation. Candidate will provide support in tissue culture and propagation of stock plants.
Apply by SUN, MAR 4

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

CHEMISTRY SPEAKER
WED, FEB 22 // 4PM // W140 BNSN
Barbara Finlayson-Pitts of the University of Calif., Irvine will present her lecture: “Asymmetric Synthesis in Contemporary Drug Discovery and Development.”

CHEMISTRY SPEAKER
FRI, FEB 24 // 4PM // W140 BNSN
Greg Engel of the University of Chicago will speak.

CHEMISTRY CLUB RECEIVES ACS AWARD
Y-Chem, BYU’s student-run chemistry club, received a Commendable Chapter Award — the second most prestigious award given to student chapters of the American Chemical Society.

TECHNICAL YAHOO SUMMER INTERNSHIP
YAHOO! INC. – SANTA CLARA, CA
Looking for software developers to help build and support Yahoo!’s suite of exciting next-generation products. Preferred experience with JavaScript, CSS, Perl or PHP.
Apply by THURS, MAR 1

AUTOMATION ENGINEER/PROGRAMMER
JOB INDUSTRIAL SERVICES – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Work with automation team to design, program and implement industrial process control systems. Requires a CS degree.
Apply by FRI, MAR 2

CAD DESIGNER
ENERDEL – INDIANAPOLIS, IN
Will develop complex 3D solid model designs and represent the design department in program design reviews.
Apply by FRI, APR 20

SOFTWARE ENGINEER INTERNSHIP
NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS – AUSTIN, TX
Experienced software engineers and group managers will assign you one or more challenging projects, requiring you to take ownership and responsibility for software design.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

SOFTWARE ENGINEER
ADOBE SYSTEMS INC. – NEW YORK, NY
New grads can collaborate to design and implement scalable solutions for the collection, storage and analysis of huge data sets. Write elegant, maintainable code and constantly improve it.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

There are 12 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.

BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
Like basketball? Then compete in the Math vs. Computer Science basketball tournament. Email office@math.byu.edu to sign up.

DIGITALLY REWRITING HISTORY
Dr. Bill Barrett explains how his technology for handwriting recognition impacts families of all sorts.

 

 

PROJECT GEOLOGIST
UTAH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Full-time project geologist needed in Salt Lake City.
Apply by SUN, FEB 26

UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIP
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EARTHQUAKE CENTER – CA
Summer internships for geology majors in junior or senior year.
Apply by MON, FEB 27

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

STREAM TABLE OPEN HOUSE
WED, FEB 29 // 1-5PM // N-111 ESC
Build a town and watch it wash away! Come try out the stream table and watch a special video presentation. Everyone is welcome to attend!

 

COMMERCIAL CREDIT INTERNSHIP
WEB BANK – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Intern will analyze financial statements, prepare summary reports, and assist in monitoring commercial credits and on-going financial performance.
Apply by WED, FEB 22

SUMMER INTERNSHIP
MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL – ALL US STATES
Internships are offered in accounting & finance, front office, human resources and sales. The majority of these positions will be at Marriott lodging properties, though some opportunities do exist at the corporate office.
Apply by WED, FEB 22

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

BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
Like basketball? Then compete in the Math vs. Computer Science basketball tournament. Email office@math.byu.edu to sign up.

MATH CLUB
TUES, FEB 21 // 3PM // 297 TMCB
Weekly meetings every Tuesday from 3-4PM.

ALUMNI GIVE CAREER ADVICE
From cryptography at the National Security Agency to mathematics in the US Navy, the Careers in Math Seminar gave students a taste of future career options.

SECONDARY EDUCATION TEACHER
CANYONS SCHOOL DISTRICT – SANDY, UT
Canyons School District is interviewing candidates for their secondary education teaching vacancies.
Apply by MON, APR 9 by 7AM

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

GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION DEADLINE
Students interested in applying to the BYU mathematics education graduate program should have all application materials completed by THURS, MAR 1.

FUN LEARNING: COMPUTER GAMES USED TO SHARPEN ALGEBRA SKILLS
Faculty members and students from CPMS are collaborating to help young students make their own video games and better understand tricky math concepts.

SCIENCE TEACHER
ISLAND VIEW RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTER – SYRACUSE, UT
Island View is currently in need of a full-time science teacher. Will teach adolescents and assist in development of science curriculum.
Apply by SUN, FEB 26

ENGINEERING LDP
LOCKHEED MARTIN – VARIOUS US LOCATIONS
Jump start your career development in the Engineering Leadership Development Program. Experience hands-on training and develop technical skills to deliver innovative solutions for the defense, aerospace, industrial, scientific and medical markets.
Apply by WED, FEB 29

FLOOD WARNING ENGINEER
CAMPBELL SCIENTIFIC – LOGAN, UT
Responsible for technical support directed toward water related applications as related to the flood warning market. Knowledge or familiarity with data communication protocols is beneficial.
Apply by SAT, MAR 31

LEADERSHIP PROGRAM INTERNSHIP
NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS – AUSTIN, TX
Develop your career at National Instruments in the areas of R&D product support and project management, technical sales and technical product marketing. Strong leadership qualities and technical skills preferred.
Apply by MON, APR 23

There are 8 new jobs this week for physics & astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

DEPARTMENT COLLOQUIUM
WED, FEB 22 // 4PM // C215 ESC
John S. Lewis of the University of Arizona will present "Asteroid Exploration and Exploitation: Busting the Myth of Limited Resources."

SPS ACTIVITY: PAPER ENGINEERING
THURS, FEB 23 // 5-7PM // PENDULUM COURT
Design and fly your own paper airplanes and compete in distance and accuracy. Everyone is welcome to attend!

FRIDAY NIGHT PLANETARIUM SHOW
FRI, FEB 24 // 7PM & 8PM // 4TH FLOOR ESC
Ward Greenhalgh of the BYU Astronomical Society will present two star-studded shows at 7 and 8 on Friday night. $2 tIckets sold at the door.

CONSULTING ANALYST INTERNSHIP
CONOCOPHILLIPS – HOUSTON, TX
Applicants need a strong technical understanding of financial tools and processes in addition to analytical and problem solving skills. Strong computer aptitude needed with proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, CRD, ComRD and SAP.
Apply by FRI, MAR 2

FEDERAL FINANCIAL ANALYST INTERNSHIP
IBM – WASHINGTON D.C.
Intern will be responsible for ledger control, balance sheet, I&E preparation and financial planning. Requires an understanding of accounting principles to analyze and interpret complex financial data.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

There are 4 new jobs this week for statistics majors on eRecruiting.

UPCOMING SEMINAR
THURS, FEB 23 // 4PM // 203 TMCB
Dr. Peter Mueller from the University of Texas at Austin will present on “A Bayes Rule for Subgroup Reporting.”

 

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