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February 9, 2016
,      College Announcements       

STEM FAIR
Thursday, February 9, 9am-3pm, WSC Ballroom
Make sure you make your way over to the STEM Fair TODAY! Get the "BYU Career Fair Plus" app found in the App Store or Google Play for a complete listing of companies and their locations at the fair.

GSS RESEARCH PRESENTATION APPLICATION DEADLINE
Graduate students presenting original research at conferences or performing or displaying creative work are eligible to receive a Research Presentation Award (RPA) averaging $400. Apply by Friday, February 10 at 5pm. Submit applications for Winter 2017 RPA here

SRC ABSTRACT DEADLINE
The abstract submission DEADLINE for the 2017 Student Research Conference (SRC) is TOMORROW. If you want to present at the conference on March 4th, you must submit your abstract online by midnight, Friday, February 10th here.  A $100 VISA card will be awarded for each session's best presentation. For members of Phi Kappa Phi, there is a special session that you may participate in that will award either one $600 award OR two $300 awards depending on the number of participants.

HONOR WEEK
February 13-17
Honor has always been a core principle emphasized at Brigham Young University. Honor Week is an opportunity to celebrate honor and share examples of honorable people in your life. See what your peers, family, leaders and friends have to say about honor and check out the list of Honor Week activities at honor.byu.edu. Visit the site frequently next week for more information and videos to be posted.

CPMS 3MT COMPETITION
Friday, February 24, 11:30am, Hinckley Center 3rd Floor Assembly Hall
3MT, or “Three Minute Thesis,” is an event that challenges students working on a graduate degree to present their thesis in just three minutes. And to make matters more interesting, the students must explain it using language that a non-specialist audience will understand. 


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                CPMS TV                  
CPMS ADVISEMENT CENTER
Meet with an advisor to review your schedule, make a graduation plan, and find information about available scholarships and internships!
                NEWS                       
NEW BYU MATH PROFESSOR PAYS IT FORWARD TO HIS STUDENTS
It is Dr. Blake Barker’s goal to have all of his students learn from collaborating with him on his research projects. He pays it forward to BYU by helping his students achieve success in the future. Read about it here

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                    All Majors                   
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Summer Internship
Recology — Multiple Locations
The Recology internship program will take you outside the classroom and provide you with hands-on professional experience. During our 12-week paid summer internship, you will learn what resource recovery really means and have fun while doing it! You will see first-hand the many facets of our business, as well as lead a project and experience how our employee-owners help communities reach their sustainability goals.
APPLY BY MARCH 5

Data Admin Researcher
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — Salt Lake City, UT
Do you enjoy genealogical research? Have you helped others with their family history? We have an opening for a skilled intern to work as a Data Admin researcher.
APPLY BY MARCH 15

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Bain and Company Info Session
February 9, 12:30-2pm, TNRB W-410

KLAS Enterprises Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30pm, TNRB 270

50% Off Any Food from The Wall
Vote for Coach Rose at espn.com/infiniti or register for the Rex Lee Run to support cancer research at BYU and receive a discount on your food.

Apply for Graduation
June 2017 graduates need to apply for graduation by February 15. Apply here.

Fall 2016 Dean's List Published
Click here to see the list of students.

Raytheon at BYU:

  • STEM Career Fair: February 9, 9am-3pm, WSC Ballroom
  • Information Session: February 9, 6-7pm, WSC 3250
  • Campus Screens: February 10, Info at Career Fair
Graduate Student Grant Proposal Writing Series
This series will introduce graduate students to the grant proposal writing process and provide tips for securing that first research fellowship or grant. Each session will be held from 12-1pm in W111 BNSN.

Study Abroad Grants Available
75 grants available at $1,000 from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Aplication due on February 15. Apply here

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       Chemistry & Biochemistry       
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Chemist
Sasol (USA) Corp. — Westlake, LA
Sasol (USA) Corporation is expanding its existing Louisiana Chemical Operations with the development of a world-scale ethane cracker that will produce 1.5 million tons of ethylene and other downstream derivatives per year. The ethane cracker will enable Sasol to expand its differentiated ethylene derivatives business, while helping to strengthen U.S. manufacturing, boost exports and spur economic growth.
APPLY BY MARCH 8

Research and Development Paid Internship
TwinLab Corporation — American Fork, UT
We are searching for a highly motivated Research and Development Intern. The Research & Development Intern provides support for the product development team and will coordinate project planning and information sharing across a wide array of departments, functions, and customers.
APPLY BY FEBRUARY 28

There are 7 new jobs this week for chemistry and biochemistry majors on BYU Bridge.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS
Seminars

Thursday, February 9, 4pm, W140 BNSN
"RNA Binding Protein FUS and Neurodegenerative Disease Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis"
Presented by Haining Zhu, PhD
Dept. of Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry
University of Kentucky

Monday, February 13, 3pm, W140 BNSN
"Challenging the Central Dogma by the Ribosome Quality Control Complex"
Presented by Peter Shen
University of Utah

Wednesday, February 15, 4pm, W140 BNSN
"Recognition of Larger Anions with Shape-persistent Macrocycles"
Presented by Amar Flood
Indiana University

Thursday, February 16, 4pm, W140 BNSN
"Fluorinated bromodomains: Choosing the right halogen for small molecule discovery"
Presented by Will Pomerantz
University of Minnesota
 
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            Computer Science             ;
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Internship, Software Engineering
LGS Innovations, LLC — Westminster, CO
The software candidates should have strong interests in developing embedded software, OO design techniques, and user interfaces (Windows, Android) to control/monitor our solutions.
APPLY BY MAY 1

Summer Intern
AT&T — Austin, TX
I am looking for a student in engineering or computer science. Projects are fluid, but likely either data analysis or some cloud computing development.
APPLY BY MARCH 1

There are 22 new jobs this week for computer science majors on BYU Bridge and additional postings on the CS job board.


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ANNOUNCEMENTS
Colloquia

Thursday, February 16, 11am, 1170 TMCB
Department Three Minute Thesis Competition
Presented by Christophe Giraud-Carrier
Brigham Young University

Thursday, February 23, 11am, 1170 TMCB
"Indoor mobile robot based on cloud computing"
Presented by Zhang Yunzhou
Northeastern University, China

Info Sessions:

Rincon Research Corporation Info Session
February 9, 5-7pm, CB 385

NAVAIR Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30pm, CB 392

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30pm, WSC 3211

L-3 Communications Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30, CB 406

Chief Architect Software Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30pm, CB 381

Raytheon Company Info Session
February 9, 5:45-7pm, WSC 3250

National Instruments Info Session
February 9, 6:30-8:00pm, WSC 3238



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            Geological Sciences           
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Engineering Technician/Analyst
Fifth Partners — Dallas, TX
Fifth Partners is a fast growing private equity firm with offices in Salt Lake City, Dallas and San Francisco. We are looking for an engineering technician/analyst to assist our expanding oil and gas division. The engineering technician/analyst will help set up files and databases for engineering evaluation of oil and gas properties.
APPLY BY FEBRUARY 28

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


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ANNOUNCEMENTS
Department Colloquia, Seminars and Events

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                  Mathematics                 
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Analytics Engineer
Independent Energy Standards Corp — San Francisco, CA
IES is a small, privately held startup with headquarters in San Francisco and team members in Houston, Denver, and Oklahoma City. IES provides technical and software solutions to help oil and gas companies and their stakeholders analyze the risk of their operations through independent ratings and risk analytics.
APPLY BY FEBRUARY 27

Government Healthcare Financial Analyst / Informatics Data Analyst
MERCER — United States (Nationwide)
Mercer’s Government Human Services Consulting (GHSC) practice focuses on the unique and challenging needs of the public health care sector, providing a wide array of consulting services to local, state, and federal government agencies across the country. GHSC specializes in assisting government-sponsored health care programs in becoming more efficient purchasers of health services and with navigating the evolving landscape of public health care from a regulatory, operational and implementation perspective.
APPLY BY MARCH 30

There are 26 new jobs this week for mathematics majors on BYU Bridge.


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ANNOUNCEMENTS
Colloquia 

Thursday, February 9, 4pm, 135 TMCB
"Flexible Mathematics: Introduction to the h-principle"
Presented by Yakov Eliashberg
Dept. of Mathematics, Stanford University

Info Sessions: 

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30pm, WSC 3211

L-3 Communications Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30, CB 406

Raytheon Company Info Session
February 9, 5:45-7:00pm, WSC 3250


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         Mathematics Education         
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Secondary Teacher
Jordan School District — West Jordan, UT
Classroom teacher and student support positions. Openings will include all endorsement areas.
APPLY BY MARCH 31


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


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ANNOUNCEMENTS

There are no new announcements this week.

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           Physics & Astronomy          
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Analytics Engineer
Independent Energy Standards Corp — San Francisco, CA
IES is a small, privately held startup with headquarters in San Francisco and team members in Houston, Denver, and Oklahoma City. IES provides technical and software solutions to help oil and gas companies and their stakeholders analyze the risk of their operations through independent ratings and risk analytics.
APPLY BY FEBRUARY 27

Web Front-End Software Engineer
FIS Global — Salt Lake City, UT
Develop core versions of Protegent software applications for sale to external clients. Identifies client purchasing requirements and technical specifications through Product Management and/or client
representatives. Interacts with engineering groups to assist in design changes to equipment and/or software. Trains and communicates with clients on systems application.
APPLY BY MAY 7 

There are 6 new jobs this week for physics and astronomy majors on BYU Bridge.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS
Colloquia

Wednesday, February 15, 4pm, C215 ESC
Department Three Minute Thesis Competition

Wednesday, February 22, 4pm, C215 ESC
"Lidar for self-driving cars"
Presented by David Hutchinson
Waymo (Formerly GoogleX)

Info Sessions:

US Navy Info Session - Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate (NUPOC) Program
February 9, 5:15-6:30pm, CB 384

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30pm, WSC 3211

L-3 Communications Info Session
February 9, 5:15-6:30, CB 406

Raytheon Company Info Session
February 9, 5:45-7:00pm, WSC 3250




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                    Statistics                     
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Government Healthcare Actuarial Analyst
MERCER — Multiple Locations
Mercer’s Government Human Services Consulting (GHSC) practice focuses on the unique and challenging needs of the public health care sector, providing a wide array of consulting services to local, state, and federal government agencies across the country. GHSC specializes in assisting government-sponsored health care programs in becoming more efficient purchasers of health services and with navigating the evolving landscape of public health care from a regulatory, operational and implementation perspective.
APPLY BY MARCH 30

Financial/Revenue Analyst
SkyWest Airlines — Saint George, UT
Financial/Revenue Analyst is responsible for maximizing revenue by initiating market competitive pricing and executing strategic financial / revenue management decisions for assigned markets. He/she must be able to evaluate multiple market influences and implement appropriate action to assure optimal seat revenue.
APPLY BY FEBRUARY 21

There are 15 new jobs this week for statistics majors on BYU Bridge, and additional postings for internships and jobs on the statistics website.


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ANNOUNCEMENTS
There are no new announcements this week.

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