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November 6, 2014
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SOUNDS TO ASTOUND FREE DEMO SHOWS 
Catch the Acoustics Club's "Sounds to Astound" show for free
—three days 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. 

MEET WITH YOUR COLLEGE ADVISOR
Are you on track to graduate? Come meet with your academic advisor for a quick schedule tune-up or to double check you've registered for all of the classes you need for winter semester.

CPMS Advisement
N181 ESC
801-422-2674
BYU PHYSICS & ASTRONOMY GRAD PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Considering a graduate degree in physics or astronomy? BYU's Department of Physics and Astronomy has six major graduate research areas as well as many dedicated faculty members that work with each student individually. Watch the video above to learn more!
MASTERING YOUR FATE
Preparing for the "real world" after college can be a challenge, but Gary Hebertson, Senior Vice President of Exploration at Midstates Petroleum and this year's Honored Alumni Lecturer, offers some tips. Read the story by clicking the link above!
  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
 
Strats 2015 Full-Time Analyst & Associate 
Goldman Sachs & Co–New York, NY
Goldman Sachs’ Strats business unit is a world leader in developing quantitative and technological techniques to solve complex business problems. Working within the firm’s trading, sales, banking, and investment management divisions, Strats use their mathematical and scientific training to create financial products, advise clients on transactions, measure risk, and identify market opportunities.
APPLY BY DEC 30

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. 

Department of Energy Scholars Program
The DOE Scholars program is now accepting applications for Summer 2015. This unique opportunity introduces students or post-graduates to the agency's mission and operations through a variety of research opportunities at DOE facilities nationwide. Click here for more information or to apply.

Veterans are given Veterans preference with the Federal Energy Management Program at federal agencies in Washington, DC. Click here for more information. 

APPLY BY JAN 15


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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
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 is 1 new job 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.

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

Upcoming Chemistry Seminars:
Izatt-Christensen Lecture
David V. Dearden, BYU Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry will present "Supramolecular Chemistry in the Gas Phase."

Thurs, Nov 13, 4 p.m.
W140 BNSN


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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
XML Developer Internship
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
—Salt Lake City, UT
We are looking for recent graduates or near graduates who are interested in getting their foot in the door at the LDS Church. This is a full-time internship. You will be able to work 30–40 hours a week. Much of your time will be spent working with senior developers to convert existing XML content for delivery on LDS.org and the Gospel Library mobile app. Applicants should be familiar with XML/HTML/CSS etc. and have experience with Adobe Creative Suite tools (particularly, InDesign, Photoshop, and Acrobat).
APPLY BY NOV 29

Software Engineer
Mainstream Engineering Corporation—Rockledge, FL
Due to the tremendous growth of our web-based products and services, we are seeking a software engineer to enhance the usability and functionality of existing sites and to develop new products. Responsibilities include working with marketing and graphics departments to identify and implement new concepts to promote products and increase sales; and designing, developing, and providing technical documentation for web applications and the management, fulfillment, and reporting back-end processes.
APPLY BY DEC 2


There are 60 new jobs this week for computer science majors on BYU Bridge and additional postings on the CS Job Board
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Upcoming Colloquia:
Chris Buck, Disney Co-Director of Frozen 

Tues, Nov 11, 3 p.m.
1102 JKB 

Jacob Merrell, Pixar Animation Studios
"Plussing Pixels: Lessons Learned at Pixar"

Thurs, Nov 13, 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
Financial Analyst 
Allegiant Air, LLC–Las Vegas, NV
The Financial Analyst will directly support senior management by analyzing cost center spend; budgeting; forecasting; performing variance analysis; capital expenditures; acquisition; ad-hoc financial analysis; and other projects requested. Job responsibilities include providing in-depth analyses of business results, identifying emerging risks and opportunities, and communicating findings with senior management. Previous experience is preferred but not required.
APPLY BY NOV 15

Risk Control Specialist
UBS Financial Services, Inc.–Salt Lake City, UT
The Model Governance Team runs control processes and governance activities within Bank USA's ("BUSA") Enterprise Risk Framework to ensure that model usage within the Bank complies with policy and US regulatory standards for model risk management. Responsibilities would include: Work with key stakeholders to optimize the deliverables around model validation and documentation in an orderly and timely manner; follow-up with stakeholders on upcoming and delinquent deliverables to ensure closure; and assistance in industrializing/automating various reports for BUSA management committees.
APPLY BY NOV 30
 
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
Middle School/High School Math Teacher
R&L Carriers—Wilmington, OH
Looking for a dynamic math teacher to teach middle school through high school aged children in a new facility. Skill set should include development of rigorous curriculum above state minimum requirements, excellent communication skills, a focus on experiential learning, and the ability to mentor and inspire young adults. A bachelor's degree from a competitive college or university is required. The start date is flexible (between November 1, 2014 and January 1, 2015).
APPLY BY NOV 28

High School Math Teacher
Safford Unified School District—Safford, AZ
The math teacher’s main responsibility is to create a positive learning environment to facilitate the academic, personal, social, and intellectual development of each student. The teacher will present appropriate curriculum that is in alignment with federal, state, and district goals and objectives using a variety of instructional methods and strategies to further enhance and support learning. Teachers maintain high expectations for self and all students and encourage them to become lifelong learners.
APPLY BY NOV 17


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

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Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate 
US Navy–multiple locations
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. 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: Submarine Officer (Nuclear Submarines), Surface Warfare Officer (Nuclear Aircraft Carriers), Naval Reactors Engineer, and Naval Nuclear Power School Instructor.
APPLY BY DEC 13

There is 1 new job this week for Physics and Astronomy majors on BYU Bridge 
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Friday Night Planetarium Show
Fri, Nov 7
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:

Phil Matheson, Utah Valley University 
"UVU Drunken Cowboys and BYU Nuclear Quadrupoles—The Key to Perturbed Angular Correlation Studies"

Wed, Nov 12, 4:00 p.m.
C215 ESC

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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Product Specialist
Qualtrics–Provo, UT
As a Product Specialist you will work as a member of the Qualtrics University team helping some of the world’s top minds take their research to the next level. Responsibilities include quickly becoming an expert on the Qualtrics Research Suite and supporting software; solving complex technical support problems both independently and in a team environment; and clearly communicating solutions back to clients through phone and email.
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 11—Greg Snow, Intermountain Healthcare Statistical Data Center
Nov 13—Roger Peng, Johns Hopkins University 
Nov 20—Brian Reich, North Carolina State University 


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