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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

SPRING TERM
Spring term begins TUES, APR 24. The Add/Drop Deadline for spring term is TUES, MAY 1. Grades for winter semester will be online MON, APR 30.

FALL 2012 REGISTRATION
Class registration began MON, MAR 26. Visit the Advisement Center in N-227 ESC with any questions. You can now put yourself on a waitlist for classes that are full using the Registration Waitlist.

ADVISEMENT CENTER & DEAN'S OFFICE RELOCATED
Due to construction, the Advisement Center is now located in N-227 ESC, and the Dean's Office is located in C-381 ESC.

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 link above for meeting times, deadlines and requirements for upcoming scholarships during the months of April, May and September.

CPMSTV VIDEO CLIP

This week many CPMS graduates will enter the real world and take on new responsibilities. Ever wonder how health care will factor into your future? Stats alumni Michael Bahr has some ideas.

Visit our new YouTube page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS

Congratulations to this week's winner! Eric Jones correctly answered last week's trivia question: according to the Mathematical Association of America, BYU's Math 112 course is one of the top 16 calculus courses in the nation.

TRIVIA QUESTION
Who's presenting at this year's Summer Institute of Applied Statistics? E-mail your answer to cpms@byu.edu by WED, APR 25 to be entered into the drawing for a free lunch.


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.

SOLUTIONS ENGINEER - PROBLEM SOLVER
EPIC SYSTEMS – MADISON, WI
Coming from a variety of engineering, math and science backgrounds, our technical services team consists of sharp analytical minds with excellent communication skills and a penchant for problem-solving. Requires a BS in science or math.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

BUSINESS VALIDATION INTERN
DIGICERT, INC. – ST. GEORGE, UTT
Research customer organizations and verify organization contact details online. Answer pre-sales and customer inquiries via phone, email and live chat.
Apply by FRI, MAY 18

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

LAB INTERN
DYNO NOBEL – LEHI, UT
Perform routine lab procedures for quality control and materials evaluation, chemical analysis and lab evaluation of explosive formulations. Currently enrolled in a chemistry or another qualified scientific field with two years training in chemistry. Hands-on laboratory experience in wet chemistry is preferred.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

INTERNSHIP
EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES – DRAPER, UT
Offering university talent an opportunity to create innovative, lifesaving devices and techniques that help physicians save the lives of patients around the world. Should have a strong interest in pursuing relevant industry experience within the healthcare and medical devices industry.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

There are 0 new jobs this week for chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

JOURNAL CLUB PRESENTATION
THURS, APR 26 // 11AM // C107 BNSN
Huan Kang will present.

INTERNSHIP IT POSITION
USAA - SAN ANTONIO, TX
Looking for students pursuing a BS in computer science or related fields. May assist in researching, planning, developing, coding, installing, testing, integrating, validating, administering, or supporting networking, systems, hardware, and/or software solutions.
Apply by TUES, MAY 1

SUPPORT ANALYST
ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND – TAYLORSVILLE, UT
This is a permanent full-time position. Applicants should have excellent knowledge of operational and regulatory risk.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

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.

THESIS PROPOSAL
TUES, APR 24 // 4PM // 3365 TMCB
Josh Hansen will present his MS thesis proposal. The title of his thesis is "Explicit Dirichlet Allocation."

DISSERTATION PROPOSAL
THURS, APR 26 // 1PM // 1110 TMCB
Scott Burton will present his PhD dissertation proposal, titled "Computational Techniques for Public Health Surveillance."

THESIS DEFENSE
TUES, MAY 1 // 2PM // 1110 TMCB
Paul Felt will defend his MS thesis and present his PhD qualifying presentation. The title of his thesis is "Improving the Effectiveness of Machine-Assisted Annotation."

There are 0 new jobs this week for geology majors on eRecruiting.

LAUNCHING INTO THE FUTURE
BYU News caught up with three all-star graduates—including geology student Terik Daly—to find out where their BYU educations are taking them.

BUSINESS INTERNSHIP
EMC CORP. – DRAPER, UT
EMC wants to talk to intern candidates interested in marketing/communications and business administration. Interns will help initiate key marketing/communication programs, assist in forming charter and project plans, and set a course for ongoing success.
Apply by TUES, MAY 8

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

VETERAN PROF SHARES EXPERIENCE
After 44 years of teaching, Professor James Cannon still loves mathematics and his students just as much as the day he began. And the same magic that captivated him as a young mathematics student continues to enchant him today.

BYU CALCULUS IN THE SWEET SIXTEEN
According to the Mathematics Association of America, BYU students benefit from the outstanding math classes and teachers.

SECONDARY MATH TEACHER
UINTA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT – LYMAN, WY
Teach mathematics to grades 9-12.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

There are 0 new jobs this week for mathematics education majors on eRecruiting.

GRADUATION RECEPTION
FRI, APR 20 // 173 TMCB
All math education graduates are invited to a reception following convocation.

INTERN
BLENDTEC – OREM, UT
Intern will test machinery and equipment under direction of engineering; fabricate and assemble new or modified mechanical components; and set up and conduct tests to investigate design proposals for improvement and to obtain data for development, standardization and quality control.
Apply by WED, MAY 2

There is 1 new job this week for physics & astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

EMAIL MARKETING ANALYST
OVERSTOCK.COM – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Responsible for providing customer segmentation, analytics and reporting on email marketing and direct mail campaigns. Requires a BS in statistics, mathematics, economics, operations or supply chain management.
Apply by SAT, MAY 5

BUSINESS/MARKETING INTERN
SIGNAL PEAK VENTURES – SLC, UT
The program typically runs from June through August. The goal is to place you with one of our venture-backed portfolio companies where you'll have the opportunity to learn and develop your skill set and gain operational experience working with a growing startup company.
Apply by FRI, JUNE 1

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

SUMMER INSTITUTE OF APPLIED STATISTICS
WED, JUN 13 - FRI, JUN 15
Dr. Gilbert W. Fellingham will present "Applied Bayesian Analysis in WinBUGS and SAS®!" Registration is now open.

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