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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
SAT, MAR 17 // 8AM-1PM // JESSE KNIGHT BUILDING
Watch both graduate and undergraduate students present their research at the 26th Annual SRC.

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.

ACADEMIC WORKSHOPS
MON - FRI // 2590 WSC
Bad grades keeping you stuck? Change your luck! Attend a workshop and improve your study skills at the Career and Academic Success Center.

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 link above 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

Though they may be outnumbered, these women are excelling in science.

Visit our new YouTube page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS


Congratulations to last week's winner: John Baker won a free sandwich at the MOA cafe!


TRIVIA QUESTION
During what days and hours can students play with the stream table? E-mail your answer to cpms@byu.edu by THURS, MAR 22 to be entered into the drawing for a free lunch. Hint: check out the News Archive for the answer.


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

INTELLIGENCE ANALYST
NSA – FT. MEADE, MD
Work as an entry-level Intelligence Analyst in the Intelligence Analysis Development Program (IADP), a program comprising classroom and self-paced training combined with a series of 3-6 operational duty assignments.
Apply by FRI, APR 6

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.

STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
On March 17, CPMS students will present on their research to their peers, faculty and the community at the 26th Annual Student Research Conference.

GEOLOGISTS BRING ANTARCTIC ICE CORES TO CAMPUS
Geology students and faculty travel to Antarctica to understand climate.

STUDENTS PLAY WITH SAND
Faculty and students floated over to the new state-of-the-art stream table to test out the waters during last week's open house.

CHEMIST II
WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Chemist needed to perform complex testing of raw material and drug products, maintenance and calibration of analytical instruments and preparation of sample solutions.
Apply by FRI, MAR 30

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 2 new jobs this week for chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

WEB DESIGNER INTERNSHIP
IHC – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Applicants must be progressing through their third or fourth year of an undergraduate program or have graduated with an associate's or bachelor's degree in digital media, web design, digital graphic design or other digital communications area of study.
Apply by MON, MAR 19

SOFTWARE ENGINEER INTERNSHIP
COLMEK – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Candidates will be responsible for creating software, testing, debug and bug tracking and contributing to design decisions on a variety of projects. Knowledge of C and C++ is required.
Apply by FRI, APR 20

.NET SOFTWARE ENGINEER
INCOMM – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Recruit will develop SQL stored procedures interacting with transactional and reporting databases and maintain .Net Windows applications written in C# language.
Apply by MON, APR 30

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.

GEOLOGY INTERNSHIP
MANTI-LA SAL NATIONAL FOREST – PRICE, UT
Jobs available for geology students through the Student Temporary Employment Program. Internships will begin this summer.
Apply by WED, MAR 28

ENTRY-LEVEL RESEARCH GEOPHYSICIST
U.S. ARMY ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER – VICKSBURG, MS
Work on cutting edge research including investigations and geological studies that concentrate on the earth’s near-surface structure and processes of change.
Apply by THURS, MAR 29

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

 

ANALYTICAL INTERNSHIP
NOVATEK – PROVO, UT
Work in the analytical group to provide support to Novatek's projects. Seeking students with strong analytical/math skills, understanding of structural mechanics and fluids and FEA experience.
Apply by MON, MAR 19

HEALTHCARE BUSINESS ANALYST INTERN
KATALUS ADVISORS – ALPINE, UT
Will use tools to upload critical data on client accounts, use spreadsheets to organize data and assist in the creation of industry analysis.
Apply by SUN, APR 1

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

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

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

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 2 new jobs this week for physics & astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

STATISTICAL ANALYST
XACTWARE – OREM, 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. – PROVO, UT
Will provide support to Novatek’s many projects. Must have an understanding of structural mechanics and fluids. Proficiency in Pro/E preferred.
Apply by MON, MAR 19

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