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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

PI DAY
WED, MAR 14 // 12-1:59PM // BRIGHAM SQUARE (BY THE WSC)
Participate in pi frisbee, pi recitation, pi eating contest, pi the professor and many other pi-tastic activities.

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

UK & FULBRIGHT SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION MEETING
THURS, MAR 22 // 12PM // 3380 WSC
Learn how to become competitive and apply for scholarships that fund graduate study in the United Kingdom and/or a year of research abroad.

UTAH STATE OFFICE OF EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Students interested in teaching math and science in K-12 schools can apply for forgivable loans.
Apply by FRI, MAR 30 at 5PM

SCIENCE TEACHING & MATH ED SCHOLARSHIPS
Are you majoring in chemistry education, physics teaching, teaching physical science, math education, or earth and space science education? If so, there are over 56 scholarships available through the McKay School that you may be eligible for.
Apply by SAT, MAR 31

NEW SCHOLARSHIPS SEEKING QUALIFIED CPMS STUDENTS
See flyer for meeting times, deadlines and requirements for upcoming scholarships during the month of March.

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

Get excited for Student Research Conference coming up on MAR 17 with this video.

Visit our new YouTube page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS


Congratulations to last week's winner: AJ McCleary won a free lunch at the Cannon Commons!

This week Mychal Calderon won a free Jamba Juice!

Next week, we'll begin Free Lunch Friday Trivia. By answering the question of the week, you could be eating for free.


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.

BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE INTERN
VERIO – OREM, UT
Recruiting students for positions in metrology, diffusion process, equipment manager, yield analysis and TEM.
Apply by TUES, MAR 20

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.

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

CHEMIST
NUTRACEUTICAL CORPORATION – OGDEN, UT
Recruiting chemistry/biochemistry majors to carry out quality control experiments on dietary supplements. Will maintain expected analytical volume and turnaround times and perform minor instrumentation maintenance.
Apply by SAT, APR 21

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

UNDERGRADUATE ADVISEMENT NIGHT
TUES, MAR 6 // 7PM // W140 BNSN
Information about undergraduate research, internships, graduate school and career opportunities. Ice cream for those in attendance.

BIOCHEM JOURNAL CLUB PRESENTATION
THURS, MAR 8 // 11AM // C107 BNSN
Adam Swensen will present this week.

PROBLEM SOLVING: THE KEY TO SUCCESS
Want to be successful? Renowned Stanford chemist Dr. Richard Zare believes that hard work and problem-solving skills will lead you to success.

INTERN-SOFTWARE ENGINEER
ANCESTRY.COM – PROVO, UT & SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Intern will work on advanced information-retrieval, machine learning and image processing. Must be pursuing a CS degree.
Apply by WED, MAR 14

SOFTWARE ENGINEER
REACTION ENGINEERING INTERNATIONAL – SLC, UT
Seeking highly motivated applicants for advanced application development on Linux and Windows platforms. Experience with C++, Java and 3D graphics is highly preferred.
Apply by SAT, MAR 31

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

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.

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

COMPUTERS RECEIVE THE GIFT OF VISION
Do you ever wonder how video games like Wii and Xbox Kinect can read your movements? One graduate student is improving robots’ ability to better understand the surrounding 3-D world.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION COORDINATOR
FRIENDS OF GREAT SALT LAKE – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
The environmental education coordinator will assist with our 4th grade Lakeside Learning field trip program at the Great Salt Lake and will work to develop new K-6 educational programming. Must enjoy working outdoors with children in an educational setting.
Apply by MON, MAR 5

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

 

COLLECTIONS ANALYST INTERNSHIP
DYNO NOBEL – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Intern will provide scalable infrastructure and provide strategic planning. Must be detail oriented and have analytical and strong project management skills.
Apply by FRI, MAR 9

INTERNAL AUDITOR
FRANKLIN COVEY – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Position will provide the management and the audit committee with objective, independent appraisals of the company’s operations and controls. Investigate fraud cases and develop control procedures to prevent future losses.
Apply by WED, APR 4

FINANCE INTERNSHIP
ADOBE SYSTEMS INC. – OREM, UT or SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Intern will provide scalable infrastructure and provide strategic planning. Must be detail oriented and have analytical and strong project management skills.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

There are 6 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, MAR 6 // 3PM // 297 TMCB
Weekly meetings with games, food, movies, and math happen every Tuesday from 3-4PM.

TEACHING POSITIONS
KILLEEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT – KILLEEN, TX
Killeen School District is hiring math teachers to fill their current teaching vacancies in secondary schools. Applicants must have college degrees and valid teaching certificates.
Apply by THURS, MAR 15

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 at 7AM

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

MANUFACTURING DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM ENGINEER
BD MEDICAL – VARIOUS US LOCATIONS
Typical assignments include process development, project management, process improvement and validation, and production supervision. Requires a 3.0 GPA.
Apply by FRI, MAR 30

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

SCIENCE TEACHER
UINTA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #6 – LYMAN, WY
Applicants should have a BS degree in physics teaching or teaching physical science. Will fill current teacher vacancies in secondary education.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

There are 5 new jobs this week for physics & astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

DEPARTMENT COLLOQUIUM
WED, MAR 7 // 4PM // C215 ESC
Dan Pope, a certified broadcast meteorologist and professional speaker, will present "The Climate Pendulum."

FRIDAY NIGHT PLANETARIUM SHOW
FRI, MAR 9 // 7 & 8PM // 4TH FLOOR ESC
Dr. Michael Joner will present this week's show. $2 tickets sold at the door.

STATISTICAL ANALYST
XACTWARE – PROVO, UT
Responsible for querying in-house or external databases and providing statistical and analytical support related to the economic conditions throughout major metropolitan areas of the US, Canada and Europe.
Apply by SAT, MAR 17

ANALYTICAL INTERNSHIP
NOVATEK INC. – HOUSTON, TX
Will provide support to Novatek’s many projects. Must have an understanding of structural mechanics and fluids and proficiency in Pro/E preferred.
Apply by MON, MAR 19

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

STATISTICS SEMINAR
THURS, MAR 8 // 4PM // 203 TMCB
Dr. Tony Olsen will present on "National Aquatic Resource Surveys and Statistics: Role of Statistics in the Development of a National Monitoring Program."

 

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