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November 20, 2014
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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.  

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

UPCOMING DATES AND DEADLINES:
Nov 25—Friday class schedule
Nov 26-28—Thanksgiving Holiday 
Dec 11—Last day of Fall classes 
Dec 12—Exam Preparation Day
Dec 15-19—Final Exams 
BYU MATHEMATICS EDUCATION GRAD PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Interested in pursuing a graduate degree in mathematics education? BYU has options for full and part-time students, so you can keep teaching while you go to school. Check out the video above to learn more. 
FROZEN CO-DIRECTOR AT BYU
Chris Buck, the co-director of Frozen, spoke to animation students about the making of Frozen and about creating good, clean, and positive content. Read the rest of the story by clicking the link above.
  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
 
Seasonal Science Outreach Educator 
Discovery Gateway—Salt Lake City, UT
Under the direct supervision of the Outreach Science Program Supervisor, the Outreach Science Program Educator will present the Discovery Gateway Reaction Time science outreach program in schools throughout the state of Utah during the current school year, and the Discovery Gateway Chain Reaction Teacher Professional Development Program according to the I-SEE Schedule. Outreach Science Programs Educators will be required to travel to Utah’s 41 school districts. A college degree is preferred with core study in either education or a science-related field, with at least 60 hours of college level study verified by college transcripts. Teaching experience and exceptional presentation skills are also required.  
APPLY BY DEC 18

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

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Summer Fellowship Program
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH), Division of Laboratory Sciences (DLS), is seeking Summer ORISE Fellows to focus on public health issues related to the environment. Students with three years of major coursework are invited to apply; chemistry and biology majors are preferred, but other science majors may be considered. For more info and to apply click here
APPLY BY JAN 16

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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Analytical Chemist
Amalgatech—Phoenix, AZ
Chemist will analyze aqueous solutions using state-of-the art instruments and traditional ASTM and ISO methods. Chemist will also prepare samples for mechanical and/or corrosion testing, and may assist with those tests. This is an entry level position for an applicant with a BS in chemistry or chemical engineering who wants to experience and learn the practices in a commercial laboratory.
APPLY BY DEC 12

There is 1 new job this week for Chemistry and Biochemistry majors on BYU Bridge.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Upcoming Chemistry Seminars:

Physical:
James Weishaar, University of Wisconsin, Madison
"Super-resolution Studies of Transcription and Translation in Live E. Coli" 
Tues, Dec 2, 4 p.m.
W140 BNSN


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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Senior Software Engineer
TSYS (Total System Services, Inc.)—Lehi, UT
A talented and motivated Senior Software Engineer is needed to join a team of highly skilled developers in applying solid development techniques and innovation to drive the business forward. As a Lead Software Engineer, your role will be to implement secure and well-designed solutions across a large C# codebase, help define requirements, and mentor junior developers. A bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems, business, or a related field is required. 
APPLY BY DEC 17

Computer Programmer/Web Developer 
PivotalPath LLC—Stamford, CT; New York, NY
Financial/Technology startup is seeking highly motivated computer programmers and web developers to join a small development team. Seniors or recent graduates from top computer science or engineering programs are preferred. Responsibilities include collaborating with other developers and managers in designing and developing a web-based financial application; performing back-end web development for web-application; and performing diligent testing in all phases of the product life cycle, including unit testing, regression testing, and integration testing.
APPLY BY DEC 23

There are 10 new jobs this week for computer science majors on BYU Bridge and additional postings on the CS Job Board
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Upcoming Colloquia:
Donatello Materassi, University of Tennessee 
"Identifying the Underlying Structure of Networks of Dynamical Systems via Passive Observations"
Thurs, Dec 4, 11 a.m.
1170 TMCB


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  JOBS & INTERNSHIP
NO NEW JOBS

There are 0 new jobs this week for Geology majors on BYU Bridge.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
NO NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS


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BI Data Analyst
Green River Capital—West Valley City, UT
The BI Data Analyst proactively participates in designing, developing, and evolving high-quality, extensible BI solutions and interpretation of results using a variety of techniques ranging from simple data aggregation to complex data mining.  This individual will be responsible for creating complex reporting and analytics processes to support Clayton’s analytical needs interfacing with both internal and external clients. In addition, the individual will perform all aspects of analysis and report development ranging from requirement gathering to creating advanced dashboards while demonstrating the ability to deliver results in a dynamic environment.
APPLY BY DEC 31

Technical Services/Problem Solver
Epic Systems Corporation—Madison City, WI
Responsibilities include becoming an expert in one of Epic’s software applications; acting as a steward for your customer, communicating with them on a daily or near-daily basis via e-mail, phone calls, and on-site visits; applying a logical and analytical methodology to complex problem solving; and successfully prioritizing, analyzing, and addressing issues. A BS/BA in a hard science (engineering, math, physics, MIS, economics) with strong academic performance is required.
APPLY BY JAN 11
 
There are 2 new jobs this week for Mathematics majors on BYU Bridge.
 
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Focus on Math: Jeff Humpherys—BYU
"The Art and Science of Mathematical Modeling"
Thurs, Nov 20, 4 p.m.
1170 TMCB

Upcoming Colloquium:
Curtis Kent, Courant Institute of Mathematics
"The Coarse Geometry of Relatively Hyperbolic Spaces"
Thurs, Nov 20, 4 p.m.
135 TMCB

Charlie Doering, University of Michigan
Tues, Dec 2, 4 p.m.
135 TMCB 
 
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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
High School Math Teacher
Safford Unified School District–Safford, AZ
Responsibilities include creating a positive learning environment to facilitate the academic, personal, social, and intellectual development of each student; and presenting 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. The teacher should maintain high expectations for self and all students and encourage them to become lifelong learners.
APPLY BY DEC 14

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

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Photometric Engineer
Kenall Lighting–Kenosha, WI
The Photometric Engineer is responsible for conducting testing related to the design and development of Kenall's solid state lighting fixtures. Responsibilities include performing photometric testing using Goniophotometers and Intergrating Spheres; performing diagnostics; and applying corrective solutions as well as reviewing and submitting data to the Technical Director for approval. A bachelor’s degree in mechanical or electrical engineering, physics, mathematics, or related degree with a GPA 3.25 or higher is required.
APPLY BY JAN 8

There is 1 new job this week for Physics and Astronomy majors on BYU Bridge 
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Now Hiring Physics Tutorial Lab TAs 
Work flexible hours and get paid to sharpen your technical and teaching skills! Apply here.
APPLY BY DEC 8.

Friday Night Planetarium Show
"Our Creator's Cosmos"
Fri, Nov 21
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:
Rob Davis, BYU
"Applying Nanotechnology to Filtration: Straining Things from Oil, Water, and Blood"
Wed, Dec 3, 4 p.m.
C215 ESC


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  JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Business Analytics Associate
ZS Associates—multiple locations
As a Business Analytics Associate, you will have opportunities in many areas, such as developing advanced statistical models that relate sales or marketing activities to financial results; simulating the impact of a client’s future sales or marketing activities on their future real-world results; and leveraging optimization techniques to guide clients and ZS teams to the best decisions. We welcome candidates with a range of degrees and backgrounds, though sustained success with a significant volume of analytic and quantitative coursework is required.  Business Analytics Associates commonly possess a bachelor's or master's degree in engineering, operations research, management science, applied mathematics, statistics or econometrics.
APPLY BY DEC 21

BI Data Analyst
Green River Capital—West Valley City, UT
The BI Data Analyst proactively participates in designing, developing, and evolving high quality, extensible BI solutions and interpretation of results using a variety of techniques ranging from simple data aggregation to complex data mining. This individual will be responsible for creating complex reporting and analytics processes to support Clayton’s analytical needs interfacing with both internal and external clients. In addition, the individual will perform all aspects of analysis and report development ranging from requirement gathering to creating advanced dashboards while demonstrating the ability to deliver results in a dynamic environment.
APPLY BY DEC 31


There are 2 new jobs this week for Statistics majors on BYU Bridge
  ANNOUNCEMENTS
Statistics Seminar Series 
Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. in 203 TMCB

Nov 20—Brian Reich, North Carolina State University 


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