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September 26, 2014
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ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK KICKOFF
Mon, Sept 29, 5 p.m.
JSB Auditorium 

DISCREPANT EVENTS
Enjoy a presentation by BYU alum and TEDx Presenter Dr. Christopher Erickson and learn how majoring in the sciences can lead you to hundreds of career opportunities! 
Thurs, Oct 9, 5 p.m.
Wilkinson Center Terrace 

BYU MAJOR FAIR
Come check out all of the exciting major options CPMS has to offer!​
Wed, Oct 15, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Wilkinson Center Ballroom 

DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES 
Alexandra Navrotsky, Edward Roessler Chair in Mathematical and Physical Sciences at the University of California at Davis

"Energetics of Porous Materials and Confinement"
Tues, Oct 21, 4:00 p.m.
W140 BNSN

"A Career in Thermodynamics, Then, Now, and the Future"
Wed, Oct 22, 4:00 p.m.
W140 BNSN

 
WHAT IS CPMS?
Whether it's your first semester of school or you've been here for years, you might not know what CPMS stands for. Turns out, students across campus are confused too! Watch this video to find out what CPMS is!
BYU CAREER FAIR
Does finding a job after graduation seem like a problem?  Never fear: Career Fair is here!

The Career Fair is held biannually for students (current and past) who want to be connected to employers. Big companies who are registered to come so far include Boeing, Union Pacific Railroad, and Zions.

Attend the BYU Career Fair on Oct. 2 from 9 a.m to 3 p.m. in the Wilkinson Center Ballroom. 
 
  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
 
Chemist
Sasol (USA) Corp.—Westlake, LA
Sasol North American Operations has an open position for a chemist at the Lake Charles Chemical Complex in the Research and Development Department. Responsibilities include safely conducting a broad spectrum of laboratory experiments under the direction of senior researchers, providing technical support to lead scientists and research groups within R&D, and understanding technical requirements and recommends R&D objectives.
APPLY BY SEPT 30

Air Quality Scientist 
URS Corp—Herndon, VA
Assist clients in assessing and achieving compliance with air quality requirements at the Federal, State, and local levels. This person will be a part of the growing Herndon Air Quality team. The candidate will work for a broad cross-section of private and public sector clients. Given the growth of the group and the ability to work with experienced mentors, there will be significant career growth opportunities.
APPLY BY OCT 11

There are 2 new jobs this week for Chemistry and Biochemistry majors on BYU Bridge.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Upcoming Chemistry Seminars

Laszlo Kurti, of the University of Texas Southwestern
(Organic Seminar), will present "Exploiting the Extraordinarily Versatile
N-O Bond: Rapid Synthesis of Biaryls, Carbazoles, Benzofurans, Primary Aromatic Amines and Aziridines"

Fri, Sept 26
4 p.m.–5p.m.
W140 BNSN



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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Website developer & SEO/SEM/Social Media creator
Adams & Boone Attorneys at Law—
Virginia Beach, VA
Responsibilities include creating (designing and coding) a website using a template (WordPress, etc), along with embedded SEO key terms, etc.; conducting monthly SEO/SEM (backlinking, etc.) so that the website rises up the organic listing of Google and other search engines; and conducting social media campaign (SMC) in conjunction with the website and SEO/SEM, but SMC is not imperative at this point.
APPLY BY OCT 31

There is 1 new job this week for computer science majors on BYU Bridge and additional postings on the CS Job Board
ANNOUNCEMENTS
**There will be no colloquia on Oct 2 due to faculty meetings and PhD reviews.


 
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GIS Analyst
Utah Geological Survey—Salt Lake City, UT
GIS Analyst for the UGS Geologic Hazard Program will assist program staff with geologic-hazard-related GIS and spatial analysis projects, problems, and training. Projects may include finalizing and reviewing maps, including comprehensive geologic hazard map sets; developing base maps with imagery and other data sets; and acquiring, processing, and analyzing spatial data from a variety of internal and external sources.
APPLY BY OCT 6

There is 1 new job this week for Geology majors on BYU Bridge.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Geology Homecoming Events 
Museum of Paleontology Tour
Fri, Oct 17, 9:00 a.m. 
RSVP here by OCT 1. 

Alumni Dinner
Fri, Oct 17, 6:00 p.m. 
BYU Museum of Paleontology 
Catch up with alumni, faculty, and current students.
Free for alumni and spouse with pre-registration. 
RSVP here by OCT 1.

Sit with Geology at the Homecoming Game!
Order tickets here for $40 by OCT 1. 

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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Mathematician
National Security Agency (NSA)—Fort Meade, MD
As a NSA Mathematician, you may find yourself designing and analyzing complex algorithms, or expressing difficult cryptographic problems in mathematical terms, and then applying both your art and science to find a solution ... or demonstrating that a solution cannot be found, given certain computational limitations and reasonable time limits.
APPLY BY OCT 12
 
There is 1 new job this week for Mathematics majors on BYU Bridge.
 
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Graduate Open House 
Wed, Oct 1, 5:30 p.m.
3228 Wilkinson Center

Come learn about the BYU Math Department’s master's/PhD options!  You’ll have an opportunity to meet with faculty about their research and talk to current graduate students.

Look for more updates on math.byu.edu and on bulletin boards in the TMCB.
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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Full-Time Teacher
Teach Kentucky—Louisville, KY
Teach Kentucky recruits college graduates to teach full time in priority public middle and high schools of the Greater Louisville, KY area while obtaining a master's in the Art of Teaching (MAT). The program focuses on providing a supportive environment and feeling of community where teachers are encouraged to use creativity and innovative teaching techniques to enrich the lives of students, the face of education, and their own lives.
APPLY BY NOV 16

There is 1 new job this week for Mathematics Education majors on BYU Bridge
ANNOUNCEMENTS
NO NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate
U.S. Navy
This program offers up to $168,300 while finishing your degree, providing a regular monthly income ranging from $3,280 to $5,610 for up to 30 months prior to your graduation. This includes a generous military salary, a food allowance, plus a housing allowance that is based upon the location of the school you attend. You’ll also enjoy comprehensive military health-care benefits – with no uniforms, no drilling requirements and no service obligation until you graduate. Upon graduation, you’ll begin the process of being commissioned as a Navy Nuclear Officer and take on unrivaled training and professional responsibilities. Through this highly competitive program, there are opportunities in any of four career focus areas.
APPLY BY DEC 13

There is 1 new job this week for Physics and Astronomy majors on BYU Bridge
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Upcoming Colloquia
Holly Freedman, from Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology of the University of Alberta, will present "The Roles of Adiabatic Dynamics and Quantum Coherence in Vibrational Energy Transfer in Proteins"
Wed, Oct 1, 4:00 p.m. 
C215 ESC

Friday Night Planetarium Show
"Messier's Sky"
Fri, Sept 26
7 p.m. and 8 p.m. 
4th Floor of the ESC
$2 at the door
Weather permitting, the observation deck will be open after the show. 

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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Technology Analyst 
Accenture—multiple locations
As an accenture analyst, you will have the opportunity to work on complex technology and business projects across a wide range of fields and industries for some of the world’s leading companies and government agencies. Some responsibilities could include developing innovative answers to complex business and IT challenges; designing a next generation eCommerce platform or content management system; and helping clients develop analytics and put their data to work for their business and their customers. A bachelor’s degree is required and a 3.2 or higher cumulative GPA is preferred.
APPLY BY OCT 2

There is 1 new job this week for Statistics majors on BYU Bridge
  ANNOUNCEMENTS
Statistics Seminar Series 
Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. in 203 TMCB

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