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October 30, 2014
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DOMINATE YOUR NICHE
Join the Entrepreneurship Club and listen to Richard Wilson, founder of Wilson Diamond, speak about how to find your niche and dominate it.
Snacks provided!
Thurs, Oct 30, 7 p.m.
TNRB 220

SOUNDS TO ASTOUND FREE DEMO SHOWS 
Catch the Acoustics Club's "Sounds to Astound" show for free
—three nights only!
Fri, Nov 7, 7:00 p.m.
Sat, Nov 8, 2:00 p.m.
Mon, Nov 10, 6 p.m.
C215 ESC
Register for tickets here!

REGISTER FOR BUSINESS CAREER ESSENTIALS
Thinking about which classes to take next semester? Boost your career in science with Business Career Essentials!
Register for CHEM 500, CS 500, GEOL 500, MATH 500, MTHED 500, PHSCS 500, or STAT 500.  

APPLY FOR APRIL GRADUATION
Planning to graduate in April? The application deadline is November 15. 
BYU INTEGRATED STATISTICS GRAD PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Want to save time and money during grad school? Consider BYU's Integrated Statistics Graduate Program, which allows you to earn a bachelor's and a master's degree in as little as five years. Watch the video above to learn more!
LOTS OF INFORMATION IN JUST ONE DROP

An innovative device developed by BYU chemist Dr. Adam Woolley and his graduate students detects diseases such as prostate cancer and kidney disease with just one drop of urine. Read the rest of the story by clicking the link above!
 

  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
 
Science, Engineering, & Technology Positions
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)—Washington, D.C.
We face challenging, complex technical problems and we need your creativity and talent to solve them. Make the most of your technical skills and abilities at the CIA’s Directorate of Science and Technology (DS&T). Every DS&T officer is a Technical Intelligence Officer (TIO). TIOs come from diverse engineering and applied science backgrounds to solve emerging complex challenges we face at the CIA. They use their expertise to support the mission and ensure the CIA can adapt to the ever-changing technical issues that arise within the 21st century.
APPLY BY DEC 27

There is 1 new job this week for all majors on BYU Bridge.

Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship
This program provides students with an opportunity to gain and develop research skills with the Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy for 10 weeks over the summer. For 20 years, this program has increased awareness of DOE research opportunities to students pursuing STEM degrees (science, technology, engineering, and math). The goal of the program is to improve opportunities for women and minority students in these fields; however, all eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.  Stipends start at $600 per week and eligible Fellows will receive an additional travel and housing allowance.
APPLY BY JAN 2
ANNOUNCEMENTS
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. 

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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Project Chemist 
Jacobs Technology—Dugway, UT
The successful candidate will be responsible for the following: utilize professional knowledge of chemistry to develop, direct, and execute specific experiments/projects and training events within the Special Programs Division. The successful candidate must be comfortable working with various Military, EOD, SOF and Intelligence Community personnel and dealing with subject matter experts in homemade explosives and chemical / biological warfare defense. The bulk of the responsibilities involve the training of military units in practical and theoretical aspects of chemical warfare, and explosives.
APPLY BY NOV 8

Summer Internship
Sasol (USA) Corp.—multiple locations
Internship responsibilities include the following: perform directed experiments; analyze products; and report findings conditions and requirements. R&D internship candidates must have completed their sophomore or junior year of college. Resumes will be accepted from students majoring in chemistry, chemical engineering, environmental science or a related field. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and satisfactory completion of organic chemistry.
APPLY BY DEC 8


There are 2 new jobs this week for Chemistry and Biochemistry majors on BYU Bridge.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Winter 2015 TA Positions
Access the form here.
Applications due Nov 17 by 11:59 p.m.

Upcoming Chemistry Seminars
Organic Chemistry:
Tamas Benkovics, Bristol-Myers Squibb
"Stereoselective Synthesis of Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor (NRTI) BMS-986001"

Mon, Nov 3, 4 p.m.
W140 BNSN

Tom Ingersoll, CEO of Skybox
"The Role of Technical Degrees in Business Management and Corporate Governance"

Tues, Nov 4, 3 p.m.
W140 BNSN

Analytical Chemistry:
Christopher Harrison, San Diego State University
"Using Capillary Electrophoresis to Detect Blood Doping"

Thurs, Nov 6, 4 p.m.
W140 BNSN

Annual Y-Chem "Nerd Dance"
Come dressed as a nerd! There will be a contest for best costume. All students are welcome. 
Fri, Nov 7, 7:00–10:30 p.m.
BNSN Fishbowl

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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Data Analyst 
United Way of Salt Lake—Salt Lake City, UT

Responsibilities include the following: gather, organize, and facilitate the use of individual-level data from permissible Granite School District educational records (permission is based on parental and eligible student consent) to improve academic outcomes for students; plan and complete high-quality analyses that build shared understanding of what outcomes we are achieving together; and help stakeholders use data by making data understandable, accessible, and easy to locate.
APPLY BY NOV 20


There is 1 new job this week for computer science majors on BYU Bridge and additional postings on the CS Job Board
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Upcoming Colloquia
Neha Rungta, NASA Ames Research Center 
"Ensuring Aviation Safety: Verification of Interactions between Automated Systems and Humans"

Thurs, Nov 6, 11 a.m.
1170 TMCB



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  JOBS & INTERNSHIP
Geologist/Environmental Scientist
ARCADIS, Inc.—Nationwide 
Duties will include both remediation and compliance-focused tasks over a broad range of market sectors. This position could initially involve up to 80 percent work in the field with the balance comprised of technical support and task management work. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, environmental field work; site characterization and environmental sampling; site inspections; oversight of investigation; and remediation work. A bachelor’s degree in environmental science, geology, or a related discipline is required.
APPLY BY NOV 20

There is 1 new job this week for Geology majors on BYU Bridge.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
NO NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS


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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Business Analyst 
Cicero Group—Salt Lake City, UT
Cicero's innovative capacity triangulating internal “big data,” secondary data, and primary research to develop evidence-based strategies uniquely positions it against traditional management consulting firms such as McKinsey, Bain, and BCG. Responsibilities for this job include: developing research methodologies, designing survey questionnaires, conducting such analysis as macro-and micro-economic modeling, and conceiving new ways to improve clients’ services and capabilities. The average work week is 50 hours; analysts commit to travel 2 nights a week for client engagements.
APPLY BY OCT 31

HVAC–Mathematician 
CaptiveAire, Inc.—St. George, UT
The mathematician will be responsible for working directly within R&D team to integrate algorithms into our monitoring and building automation systems as well as developing and solving energy savings algorithms, humidity load calculations, latent and sensible load calculations, and metadata analysis using real-world data on a large scale.
APPLY BY OCT 31

 
There are 2 new jobs this week for Mathematics majors on BYU Bridge.
 
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Intermountain Mathematics Competition 
Sat, Nov 8, 8:45 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
136 TMCB
Help us defend BYU's honor against Utah! Compete to win cash, shirts, and BYU Store gift cards! 
For more information, contact Dr. Pace Nielsen at pace@math.byu.edu. 

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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Math Mentor
Meridian School—Springville, UT 
Meridian school is seeking an energetic and creative mentor for high school students in our international math program in Springville, UT. Mentors are expected to coach students at all levels of high school math—algebra through pre-calculus. Also, mentors are given time to create projects, activities, and competitions designed to motivate students to achieve math goals. Hours are MWF mornings with some flexibility, 15–20 hrs/week.
APPLY BY NOV 17

Math Teacher–Middle School
Page Unified School District #8—Page, AZ
Responsibilities include facilitating student success in academic and interpersonal skills through academic courses of study and implementing District approved curriculum; documenting teaching and student progress/activities/outcomes; addressing specific needs of students; providing a safe and optimal learning environment and providing feedback to students, parents and administration regarding student progress, expectations, goals, etc.
APPLY BY NOV 24



There are 2 new jobs this week for Mathematics Education majors on BYU Bridge
ANNOUNCEMENTS
NO NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS 

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Mechanical Design Engineer
CaptiveAire, Inc.—St. George, UT
The mechanical design engineer will be responsible for working directly within an R&D team to design full restaurant control, ventilation, and energy savings designs; work directly with external engineering firms, architectural firms, and customers to develop and present sustainable solutions; and be responsible for measurement and analysis of in-lab test data, field audits, and analysis of the data to determine appropriate design for customers.
APPLY BY OCT 31

There is 1 new job this week for Physics and Astronomy majors on BYU Bridge 
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Friday Night Planetarium Show
"Harry Potter's Astronomy"
Fri, Oct 31
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. 

Astronomy Club Nights
Every Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.
Astronomy Library, N485 ESC

Upcoming Colloquium:
Sam Carter, Naval Research Laboratory,
Washington DC
"Quantum Dots for Quantum Information"

Wed, Nov 5, 4:00 p.m.
C215 ESC

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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Data Scientist
ADP Dealer Services—Salt Lake City, UT
Responsibilities include helping drive the strategic direction of the company by synthesizing multiple data and information inputs in a structured manner to articulate a solution’s key success factors and the best practices to achieve them; working with R&D to implement automated systems to exploit opportunities that you discover; and aiding in developing internal tools for data analysis. Bachelor’s degree required.
APPLY BY NOV 17

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

Nov 6—Doug VanDerwerken, Duke University
Nov 13—Roger Peng, Johns Hopkins University 
Nov 20—Brian Reich, North Carolina State University 


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