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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

FORUM
TUES, MAY 15 // 11AM // DE JONG CONCERT HALL
Rulon Pope, a professor in the Department of Economics, will present the 2012 Karl G. Maeser Distinguished Faculty Lecture.

ADVISEMENT CENTER & DEAN'S OFFICE RELOCATED
Due to office 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 nanophysics grad student David Brough.

Visit our new YouTube page for more great college videos.

FREE LUNCH FRIDAYS

Congratulations to last week's winner! Sam Matthews correctly answered our trivia question: In 2010, six of the top-selling drugs were protein based.


TRIVIA QUESTION
What special event will take place the day after this year's Astrofest celebration? E-mail your answer to cpms@byu.edu by TUES, MAY 15 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.

INTERN
URS CORP. - VARIOUS US LOCATIONS
Internships in geoscience, environment, energy, water, finance, chemistry, mechanical, structural, project controls, planning, transportation, etc. Use the link to search. Under "Type of Position," choose "New College Grad” or "Internship."

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

RESEARCH SPECIALIST TO CONNECT FACULTY WITH FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
Transitioning from the aerospace industry to academia is not a typical career change, but for Conrad Monson, it's exactly what he is experiencing as he begins working as BYU’s recently hired research development professional.

CHEMICAL ENGINEER INTERN
NUSTAR ENERGY LP – SAN ANTONIO, TX
Full-time position. Projects may include equipment design, testing of materials, preparation of specifications, process study, research investigations and other activities.
Apply by THURS, MAY 24

There are 2 new jobs this week for chemistry and biochemistry majors on eRecruiting.

OPEN LAB DAY
SAT, MAY 12 & 19 // 10AM - 2PM // W140 BNSN
Lasers, rockets and explosions will be going off the next couple of Saturdays on campus. Open Lab Day will teach science concepts to local students from grades 7-12 free of charge. To volunteer at the event, sign up here.

SMALL TOOLS FOR BIG ADVENTURES
When you’re traveling to Mars, of course you’ll want to pack light. Though comfortable travel is years away, Dr. Daniel Austin is developing a mass spectrometer that can make the trip without taking up too much space.

JR. PROGRAMMER / SOFTWARE DEVELOPER
SIMPLIFILE – PROVO, UT
Full-time position. Core duties include solving problems such as web service integration, image processing, data transformations, HTML5 user interfaces, automated testing and more. BS in computer science or related field preferred.
Apply by MON, MAY 28

There are 3 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 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 is 1 new job this week for geology majors on eRecruiting.

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

HAWAII: STUDENTS LEARN ABOUT VOLCANOES IN NATURE'S LABORATORY
Students and faculty traveled to the Hawaiian Islands for a week-long experience every geologist dreams of — studying active volcanoes.

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

NO UPCOMING EVENTS

IMPROVING CALCULUS GRADES THROUGH 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

SIMULATION ENGINEER
ALPINE ANALYSIS - LANCASTER, CA
Full-time position available. Will be responsible for designing models and simulations of aircraft flight characteristics, analyzing aviation phenomena using fundamental mathematical principles and other similar jobs. Must have an MS or PhD in physical science or mathematics.
Apply by SUN, JUN 3

There is 1 new job 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 and fighting spam, fraud and abuse.
Apply by TUES, MAY 15

BUSINESS/MARKETING INTERN
SIGNAL PEAK VENTURES – SALT LAKE CITY, 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.
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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