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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

DEVOTIONAL
TUES, MAY 8 // 11AM // DE JONG CONCERT HALL
John Hoffmann, a sociology professor, will speak.

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

Meet BYU mathematics grad student Amanda Francis.

Visit our new YouTube page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS

Congratulations to last week's winner! Jacqueline Woolley correctly answered our trivia question: Dr. Gilbert Fellingham will present at this year's Summer Institute of Applied Statistics.


TRIVIA QUESTION
How did new CVLC member Danny Young get his first job in the computer industry while working as a waiter in Provo? Hint: Check out the article titled, "Google Executive Joins CVLC." E-mail your answer to cpms@byu.edu by TUES, MAY 8 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.

WEB INTERN
HOWARD W. HUNTER FOUNDATION
Looking for intern to start immediately. Will build and oversee our website, our Facebook page and regular contact e-mail blasts.
Apply by FRI, JUNE 1

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

GOOGLE EXECUTIVE JOINS CVLC
Danny Young, the director of business operations and strategy at Google Inc., has joined the ranks of the College Volunteer Leadership Council along with other distinguished alumni and friends of the college.

CHEMIST POSITION
NEXEO – NORTHERN UTAH COUNTY, UT
Chemist will be responsible for assuring the quality and integrity of company products through analytical testing. Experience in a chemical laboratory is required.
Apply by THURS, MAY 10

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

SOFTWARE ENGINEER INTERN
ADP, INC – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Intern will be responsible for programming and coding activities, maintaining product modules and developing solutions to problems. BS in computer science or equivalent desired.
Apply by WED, MAY 16

SECURITY ENGINEER
AMAZON – SEATTLE, WA
A BS in computer science or equivalent desired. Applicant should also have some experience with basic vulnerability testing, auditing techniques and of system and/or network security.
Apply by FRI, AUG 10

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.

DISSERTATION PROPOSAL
TUES, MAY 8 // 1:30PM // 1110 TMCB
Maria Soledad Pera will present her PhD dissertation proposal on "Enhancing the Performance of Recommendation Systems for Social Bookmarking Sites Based on Content-Similarity, User-Preference, and Trust Analysis."

DISSERTATION DEFENSE
WED, MAY 16 // 2PM // 2113 TMCB
Michael Gashler will present his PhD dissertation defense titled, "Advancing the Effectiveness of Non-linear Dimensionality Reduction Techniques."

DRILLING TEAM
WHITING WELL DRILLING – CASPER, WY
Gain experience in the field of uranium extraction by working as a member of a drilling team.
Apply by TUES, MAY 15

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

BUSINESS INTERNSHIP
ENGLAND LOGISTICS – SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Provide routine statistical and economic reports to various business divisions. Assist in economic pricing for products and services in the transportation industry.
Apply by FRI, MAY 25

MATH TUTOR
MATCH CORPS – MERRIMACK VALLEY, MA
We are hiring 50 smart, idealistic people to tutor 12 students full-time during the 2012-2013 year. This is a 10.5-month urban education fellowship program. Follow the link for information on benefits.
Apply by MON, JUN 25

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

MATH TEACHER
MERIDIAN SCHOOL – OREM, UT
We are accepting applications for a full-time secondary math teacher for the 2012-2013 year.
Apply by MON, MAY 14

MATH TEACHER
GRAND CANYON SCHOOL – GRAND CANYON, UT
This is a full-time position beginning in 2012. Math teacher sought for middle school and high school.
Apply by TUES, MAY 15

MATH TUTOR
MATCH CORPS – MERRIMACK VALLEY, MA
We are hiring 50 smart, idealistic people to tutor 12 students full-time during the 2012-2013 year. This is a 10.5-month urban education fellowship program. Follow the link for information on benefits.
Apply by MON, JUN 25

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

IMPROVING CALCULUS BY FOCUSING ON FOUNDATIONS
Professor Dawn Teuscher's calculus education research found that students in AP Calculus courses who have an understanding of basic concepts are more likely to excel.

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER
ATL TECHNOLOGY - SPRINGVILLE, UT
Engineer will be involved in helping to identify new business opportunities, developing new products and managing the product and process design of electrical and mechanical devices. This position requires a BS in physics or a similar technical degree.
Apply by FRI, MAY 18

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

ASTROFEST ARRIVES TO ENTERTAIN
SAT, MAY 19 // 10AM-4PM // ESC
Everyone's favorite party among the stars is just a few weeks away. Students, faculty and members of the community will all gather for fun explosions and Mars astronaut training.

PRODUCT QUALITY ANALYST
GOOGLE – MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA
The product quality operations team defends the integrity of Google, its users and partners worldwide by defining and communicating product policies, fighting spam, fraud and abuse across Google products.
Apply by TUES, MAY 15

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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