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GENERAL COLLEGE ANNOUNCEMENTS

ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK
SEPT 26-30 // EVENTS ALL WEEK
In conjunction with Entrepreneurship Week, CPMS will also hold a workshop with Clark Turner, a successful entrepreneur and CPMS alumnus, on WED, SEPT 28. Students can submit their scientific ideas to compete for cash prizes. Details here.

SOUNDS TO ASTOUND
MON, SEPT 26 // 6PM // C215 ESC
Bring your FHE group to hear sound in space, see flames dance and experience an exploding balloon. Stick around afterwards for a visit to BYU’s anechoic chamber. Reserve your seats here.

BYU CAREER FAIR
WED, SEPT 28 // 10AM-3PM // WSC BALLROOM
Over 120 companies from across the country will be looking for potential employees. Come dressed to impress and bring copies of your résumé. For more information visit careerfair.byu.edu.

SCHOLARSHIP FORUM
THURS, SEPT 29 // 11AM & 5PM // W140 BNSN & W112 BNSN
Representatives from the Advisement Center will speak on everything you need to know about getting great scholarships.

2011 HONORED ALUMNI LECTURE
THURS, OCT 6 // 11AM // 1170 TMCB
Michael D. Bahr, president of Coventry Health and Life Company, will give the Honored Alumni Lecture on “Actuarial Science in a Post-reform World.”

BYU MAJOR FAIR
WED, OCT 12 // 9:30AM-3:30PM // WSC BALLROOM
Not sure about your major? Come to the major fair for a preview of available programs and to visit with an advisor.

TUTORS NEEDED
Put your science skills to good use as a volunteer calculus or chemistry tutor in the Geology Department.

CAREER AND ACADEMIC SUCCESS WORKSHOPS
Come participate in free workshops and learn about stress management, textbook comprehension and test prep.

HAVE YOU HEARD THE NEWS?
Read about the latest CPMS research and events at the link above.

CPMSTV VIDEO CLIP

Ever wish you'd discovered a dinosaur? Listen to the story of how Professor Brooks Britt got started in the geological sciences.

Visit our Vimeo page for more great college videos.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

Congratulations to this week's winnter Nicole Hooper who won lunch at the Blue Line Grill!

Enter to win a free lunch by liking us on Facebook! Winners chosen every Friday.

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.

RENEWABLE ENERGY APPLICATIONS ENGINEER
CAMPBELL SCIENTIFIC – LOGAN, UT
Requires BS in chemistry, computer science, physics or geology. Applicant will be responsible for educating customers in the use of CSI dataloggers and peripherals.
Apply by 9/30/2011

MORTGAGE PROFESSIONAL
PROVIDENT FUNDING – LOS ANGELES, CA & SLC, UT
Requires BS degree in math or science and a 3.0 GPA. Applicant will contribute to the sourcing and origination and credit evaluation of new loans. Permanent career opportunity.
Apply by 11/07/2011

A complete list of internships and job opportunities can be found on eRecruiting.

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.

INTERVIEW SCHEDULES
Sign up for interviews with companies that will be on campus hiring BYU students.

RAYTHEON INFORMATION SESSION
THURS, SEPT 29 // 7PM // 3380 WSC
Raytheon, a leader in applied intelligence, will be on campus to recruit students. See link for info and to apply for an interview.

BOEING INFORMATION SESSION
THURS, SEPT 28 // 5:30PM // 3323 WSC
Come find out about exciting careers with Boeing. Dress in business casual, all STEM majors are invited.

PROCESS CHEMIST INTERN
CELANESE CHEMICALS - VARIOUS LOCATIONS
Requires a chemistry major with a minimum 3.0 GPA, planning on graduating during 2012. Applicant will plan and perform laboratory experiments with minimal supervision in the area of new research, process development, product application or analytical testing.
Apply by 9/28/2011

ENERGY LAB INTERN
ENERGY DYNAMICS LAB – VERNAL, UT
Seeking a senior chemistry student with interest in environmental quality, air quality and/or energy.
Apply by 10/03/2011

There were 3 new jobs posted this week for chemistry majors on eRecruiting.

FRESHMAN SEMINAR
TUES, SEPT 27 // 4PM // W112 BNSN
Dr. Joshua Price will speak about what organic chemistry is all about.

CHEMISTRY DEPARTMENT SPEAKER
THURS, SEPT 29 // 4PM // W140 BNSN
Scott Anderson of the University of Utah will give a lecture titled, “Atomic Control Over Nanoparticle Catalysts: Every Atom Counts.”

SYSTEMS CONSULTANT
INSIDE SALES – PROVO, UT
Requires a BS in computer science with experience in HTML, Java Script or XML. Applicant will provide timely responses to support requests, test for bug fixes and maintain client relationships.
Apply by 10/05/2011

TECHNICAL YAHOO
YAHOO! INC – SUNNYVILLE, CA
Hiring CS graduate with at least a 3.3 GPA and proficiency in either C++ or Java. Recruit will help build and support Yahoo!'s suite of exciting next-generation products.
Apply by 11/30/2011

There were 23 new jobs posted this week for computer science majors on eRecruiting. Many CS jobs and internships are posted on the CS job board rather than eRecruiting. Click here to view.

PHD DISSERTATION PROPOSAL
WED, SEPT 28 // 8AM // 3365 TMCB
J. Alan Atherton will present his proposal titled, "Simplifying Robot Animation for Clinicians with Full-Body Motion Tracking."

WEEKLY COLLOQUIUM
THURS, SEPT 29 // 11AM // 1170 TMCB
Miriah Meyer of the University of Utah will speak on visualizing biological data.

CAPTURING THE FLAG & THE COMPETITION
Hacking into computer systems could easily land you a seat in jail. But four students from the Internet Security Reserach Lab were able to explore their forbidden talents by participating in — and dominating — a hacking competition.

GEOTECH
PETROLEUM SYSTEMS INTERNATIONAL - SLC, UT
Prepare and collect samples and assist in database creation for a small petroleum company. Must be seeking or have an undergraduate degree in geology.
Apply by 9/23/2011

RENEWABLE ENERGY APPLICATIONS ENGINEER
CAMPBELL SCIENTIFIC - LOGAN, UT
Responsible for educating customers in the use of CSI dataloggers and peripherals. Requires a BS in geology.
Apply by 9/30/2011

There were 2 new jobs posted this week for geology majors on eRecruiting.

GEOLOGY SEMINAR
THURS, SEPT 29 // 11AM // C295 ESC
Speaker: Nathan Toke, Utah Valley University

ROCKY MOUNTAIN RENDEZVOUS JOB FAIR
FRI, SEPT 30 - MON, OCT 3 // UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING, LARAMIE
Visit with representatives from government and industry to learn more about jobs and internships in oil, gas and environmental fields.


ANALYST/PROJECT MANAGER
UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD - OMAHA, NE
Recruit will perform operational and financial reserach, data analysis and modeling. Requires at least a 3.0 GPA with a strong background in mathematics.
Apply by 9/29/2011

EQUITY RESEARCH ANALYST
ROBERT W. BAIRD & CO - DENVER, CO & MILWAUKEE, WI
Provide quantitative support for industry and company research and assist in preparing financial models, written reports and field research.
Apply by 10/11/2011

FINANCIAL REPRESENTATIVE INTERN
NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL FINANCIAL NETWORK - PROVO,UT
Internship includes a personalized approach to offering financial solutions to clients. Student must be currently enrolled in at least 12 credit hours.
Apply by 12/30/2011

FINANCIAL ANALYST
IBM - ROCHESTER, MN
Provide analysis of financial data and develop budgets, forecasts and financial reports. Spreadsheet skills and minimum 3.20 GPA required.
Apply by 12/31/2011

There were 28 new jobs posted this week for mathematics majors on eRecruiting.

CAREERS IN MATH SEMINAR
THURS, SEPT 29 // 4PM // 1170 TMCB
David Evans will speak about computer programming at Mathworks & Bell Helicopter.

PROBLEM SOLVING CLUB
THURS, SEPT 29 // 5-7PM // 1170 TMCB
Meetings will consist of presentations on problem solving and a contest to win prizes.

WEEKLY SEMINARS
Students are invited to the Talmage building for weekly seminars. See the schedule for topics.

PROBLEM OF THE WEEK
Cash in on your problem-solving skills this fall with the problem of the week. Submit your answers for a chance to win a $20 gift card.

INTERMOUNTAIN MATHEMATICS COMPETITION
This October, students throughout the Mountain West area will compete to win cash prizes. For more information contact Professor Ouyang.

ANNUAL PUTNAM COMPETITION
SAT, DECEMBER 3
Mathematics students from across the country will compete in this prestigious contest. Sign up in the Math Department office or visit math.scu.edu/putnam for more information.

SECONDARY EDUCATION
CANYONS SCHOOL DISTRICT - SANDY, UT
Secondary education positions available in all emphases. A bachelor's degree in education is required for this position. Teacher will implement curriculum materials for assigned students.
Apply by 11/15/2011

TEACH FOR AMERICA CORPS MEMBER
TEACH FOR AMERICA - VARIOUS LOCATIONS
Teacher position in urban or rural public school. Expected to reach out to low-income students in their acadamic performance.
Apply by 12/31/2011

There was 1 new job posted this week for mathematics education majors on eRecruiting.

MEA EVENT
THURS, SEPT 29 // 4PM // 173 TMCB
Dr. Amy Jeppsen will speak on "What is Math Education?"

MA GRADUATE RECOGNIZED
Sharon Christensen, a graduate from the master's program in the Mathematics Education Department, has been selected as a finalist for the Presidential Award.

R&D PROCESS INTEGRATION ENGINEER
MICRON TECHNOLOGY - BOISE, ID
Will be working with yield enhancement, product engineering, real-time defect analysis and quality assurance teams to understand issues and priorities for development. Requires a BS in physics.
Apply by 12/31/2011

SYSTEMS ENGINEER/SUPPORT GURU
EPIC SYSTEMS CORPORATION - MADISON, WI
Recruiting physics majors with a 3.15 GPA or higher to design and implement solutions for the world of healthcare, IT and day-to-day functions for all existing technology.
Apply by 12/31/2011

There were 3 new jobs posted this week for physics & astronomy majors on eRecruiting.

COLLOQUIUM
WED, SEPT 28 // 4PM // C215 ESC
Josh Holt from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, will speak on "Organic Photovoltaics and the Nanotube Niche."

 

VALUATION SERVICES ANALYST
DUFF & PHELPS LLC - NATIONWIDE
Analyst will work on equity and debt securities and valuations, purchase price allocations and design financial models for discounted cash flow and option pricing analyses. 3.2 GPA required.
Apply by 9/26/2011

CONSULTANT
NAVIGANT - PHOENIX, AZ
Consultant will perform financial, accounting, economic and statistical analyses; providing detailed fact finding, research and developing computer models including complex spreadsheet analyses.
Apply by 10/03/2011

There were 7 new jobs posted this week for statistics majors on eRecruiting.

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR
THURS, SEPT 29 // 4PM // 203 TMCB
Dr. Trivellore Raghunathan from the University of Michigan School of Public Health will speak.

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