Undergraduate Alerts

Undergraduate Alerts are for students who want to be informed about interesting events or opportunities that happen at the School of Computing.

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Mathnasium of Cottonwood Heights is hiring

March 22nd, 2017

  http://www.mathnasium.com/cottonwoodheights/employment Employment Part-time Math Instructor To apply for a math instructor position, simply complete our online application: CLICK HERE. Thank you for your interest! Mathnasium is always looking for talented math professionals Great work environment, flexible scheduling, and purpose driven! Mathnasium instructors teach students in grades 1 through 12, and must be fluent with math including elementary and middle school math, pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, trigonometry and, ideally

UDOT-WTS NUC Mentorship Program

March 22nd, 2017

    UDOT and WTS NUC have partnered to launch a Women's Mentorship Program with the interest of encouraging and assisting women students in engineering programs by providing mentorship by female UDOT employees. This is an important opportunity for students to learn from the wealth of knowledge held by UDOT employees to help ensure success post-graduation. Attached is a flier describing the program

Microsoft Diversity Conference Scholarship

March 22nd, 2017

Microsoft Diversity Conference Scholarship Each year Microsoft awards conference scholarships designed to empower the students that study Computer Science and related STEM fields. This year we are proud to offer scholarships to the following diversity conferences: Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, National Society of Black Engineers Conference, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Conference, Tapia Conference For more info, visit https://microsoft.recsolu.com/external/requisitions/5Y3XyQihHsyCbUpce6g_JQ. Application deadline

Capture the Flag event

March 7th, 2017

Hello Students! Are you longing for a technical challenge that would blow your thinking caps away?  Feel saturated attending coding contests and want to conquer the domain of Cyber security, for a change? Join the University of Utah ACM and Lucid Software for a jeopardy style Capture the Flag (CTF) event. What's a CTF? Put your security skills to the test: exploit vulnerabilities, crack crypto and reverse engineer software to ea

REU opportunity

March 7th, 2017

eTutoring Available!!

March 7th, 2017

eTutoring – an online tutoring platform – is available to all University of Utah undergraduate students.  eTutoring provides FREE tutoring support in the following subjects:   Accounting American Sign Language (ASL) Anatomy & Physiology Biology Calculus Computer Science (Java and C++) Chemistry Economics Math (Developmental through Trigonometry) Microsoft Office Physics Introduction to Psychology Spanish Statistics Web Development (xHTML, CSS, and Dreamweaver) Writing (asynchronous and synchronous)   To find out when a tutor in your desired subject area is available for

Software Developer in QE - Adobe

March 7th, 2017

Title: Adobe Analytics Software Developer in QE Position Type: Full Time Department: Engineering Location: Lehi, Utah   Education/Experience: Bachelors or above, Computer Science or related   Summary The Adobe Analytics team is looking for a Quality Engineer Developer to join us in building the next release of our Digital Marketing optimization technology. That position will be responsible for the integrity and quality of a critical piece of Adobe

Apply for a work-study student leader position with Career Services for 2017-2018!

March 7th, 2017

Hello all! We are opening up positions for 2017-2018 for Career Services Student Ambassadors! A little about the position: This position is a student leader position within Career Services, This position would have the opportunity to network with employers, be a brand ambassador for Career Services, present on career development topics to other student leaders, and work 1:1 with students on career exploration. To

Scholarship Opportunity!

March 7th, 2017

Are you entering your senior and need some cash to finish your degree? The Scott M. Matheson scholarship is offered to two University of Utah students entering their senior year of undergraduate studies and is $5,000 cash scholarship. Students from any discipline are encouraged to apply and the application can be found here. Applications are due March 17th. Please

Research Opportunity: Qualitative Analysis

March 7th, 2017

Research Opportunity: Qualitative Analysis I am looking for someone to work with a graduate student to use qualitative analysis on the results of open-ended online questionnaires. The questionnaire is regarding how they used their requested copy of the Security Cards: http://securitycards.cs.washington.edu/ The qualitative analysis would be very similar to what was done on the instructor's questionnaires in: https://www.cs.utah.edu/~tdenning/files/papers/ccs479-denning.pdf Here is a primer on qualitative analysis: https://ymmv.tamaradenning.net/2016/03/some-beginning-thoughts-and-pointers-on-qualitative-methodologies-and-analysis/ Approximately 200 questionnaires will be

Peer Mentor Application

March 2nd, 2017

http://ctsutah.com/apply/peer-mentor-application/

Job Opportunity!

March 2nd, 2017

#412 - Mid Web Developer (R500)   Job Description: We are seeking a motivated, qualified Mid-Level Web Developer to join our team, working with open source and Microsoft technologies and other modern web frameworks like Angular and React, you will become a member of an agile team delivering value to our clients end users.   Job Requirements: Experience with JavaScript, AngularJS or React, HTML, C

Job Opportunity

February 24th, 2017

Greetings, Please check out this opportunity and many others located on our website. While I have you attention, please note the U.S. Army Research Lab Summer Journeyman Fellowship Program is still actively seeking summer interns BS candidates to PhD candidates. U.S. Citizenship is NOT required for ARL. http://www.orau.org/arlfellowship/applicants/programs/journeyman-fellows-summer-program.htm ARL has six directorates seeking candidates this summer: Computational and Information Sciences (CISD) Human Research and Engineering

HackerEarth is looking for a student ambassador!

February 24th, 2017

HackerEarth, which is an organization that provides technical recruitment solutions to help companies employ ideal candidates, is looking for a Campus Ambassador for your university! The primary role of the ambassador is to be the face of HackerEarth at your university, and to host coding challenges and programming competitions throughout the semester. For more information about the program, visit https://www.hackerearth.com/university. Students

Announcements for CS students

February 15th, 2017

Speaker: Stephan Jacob: "Building a holistic data infrastructure system for a cloud based, omni-channel retail brand" Tuesday, February 28 4:45-5:45 Location TBA RSVP: https://orgsync.com/92790/events/1824771/occurrences/4278962 Join us for a talk about real world application of cutting edge technologies from Stephan Jacob, and benefit from his wide experience: Stephan is one of the founders and COO/CTO of Cotopaxi. Cotopaxi is Stephan's 2nd business, after exiting e-commerce

Cimetrix: User Experience Consulting part-time Position available

February 15th, 2017

Cimetrix is looking for a User Experience expert to provide some part time consultation on user interface design and intuitive work flow for our products.   If you know of anyone who would be interested in this position, please let me know. You can have interested candidates contact me via email at david.harrison@cimetrix.com

COE Student Success Workshop

February 15th, 2017

HackerEarth Ambassador Program!

February 15th, 2017

HackerEarth, which is an organization that provides technical recruitment solutions to help companies employ ideal candidates, is looking for a Campus Ambassador for your university! The primary role of the ambassador is to be the face of HackerEarth at your university, and to host coding challenges and programming competitions throughout the semester. For more information about the program, visit https://www.hackerearth.com/university. Students

Housing application for the 2017-2018 Academic Year will open on Friday, February 10, 2017

February 9th, 2017

Greetings from Housing & Residential Education!   We hope your semester is off to a great start! We’d like to inform you that the housing application for the 2017-2018 Academic Year will open on Friday, February 10, 2017. Are you ready to make friends down the hall from you? Care to live alongside peers from a variety of majors? Want to live f

Job Opportunity

February 9th, 2017

Available Scholarships

February 9th, 2017

The Questar, Josephine Beam, and Kroesche Memorial scholarship applications are now available on AcademicWorks. For students apply, they visit utah.academicworks.com, login with their UNID and CIS password, and complete the general application and any supplemental questions for these scholarships. As a reminder: Questar Corporation Educational Foundation Scholarship is available to student in engineering, geology, geophysics, physical science, accounting, or finance majors

2017 Elementary Engineering Week---Volunteers Needed

February 9th, 2017

Our annual Elementary Engineering Week is coming up at the end of this month (Feb 27- Mar 3) and we need all the support we can get.   If you would be so kind as to share this volunteer form with your departments, it would be greatly appreciated.   2017 EEWeek Volunteer Form   We welcome all faculty, staff and students to help us with this

Google@Utah!!

February 9th, 2017

What: Google @ Utah Where: MEB 3105 Events: * Wednesday, Feb 15 11:30a-1p 'Building Your Tech Career' * Wednesday, Feb 15 5-6:30p 'Interview Demo' * Thursday, Feb 16 10-11:30a 'Life of a PhD at Google' * Thursday, Feb 16 1-2:30p 'Student Roundtable'   Who: All Computer Science and Engineering students, but anyone with an interest in software development is welcome! Why: Learn more about Google’s hiring process, culture, jo

Job Opening

February 9th, 2017

Part Time Job Posting

February 3rd, 2017

University of Utah Department of Atmospheric Sciences Research Software Developer     $12-$20/hour Seeking Developer for Snowflake Analysis and Display Have you ever wondered what snowflakes look like up close? We\re looking for a developer to help us achieve just that! Our revolutionary scientific instrument, the Multi-Angle Snowflake Camera (MASC), automatically photographs individual snowflakes in free-fall from three different angles while simultaneously measuring their fall-speed. In a D

Call for panelists

February 3rd, 2017

Dear College of Engineering Students, Faculty and Staff, In response to the recent Presidential Executive Order affecting citizens of various countries, and in an effort to promote understanding, open communication and demonstrate support and solidarity with the Muslim members of our engineering community, members of the advising staff within the College are looking for volunteers for a panel of Muslim students,

Blackrock is looking for a CS intern

February 3rd, 2017

Blackrock is a privately held company that provides enabling tools for the neuroscience, neural engineering and neuroprosthetics research and clinical community worldwide. Some of the technology designed by Blackrock has been used in research working towards developing visual and motor prosthetics as well as research topics on understanding various mental disorders including epilepsy, schizophrenia, and pain. Blackrock is currently seeking computer

Student Event from your UGSAC Feb. 7th 3:30

February 3rd, 2017

On Tuesday Feb. 7th  at 3:30 come hear Professor Erin Parker speak about her experiences as a professor. There will be free cookies, lemonade and endless possibilities. This is a great chance for you to socialize with other students, professors, and friends. When: Feb 7th from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm Where: MEB 3147 What: Free cookies, lemonade, socialization, and professor Erin Parker. Why:

Mock Interviews

January 25th, 2017

Student Success Workshops

January 25th, 2017

WEB 1705 from 12:45-1:45. February 1: Time Management..which will include a self-assessment of which areas students need to improve upon February 16th: Metacognition March 1: Study Skills & Memory (including aspects of concentration and notetaking) March 29th: Test-Taking and Test Anxiety

Job opportunity

January 25th, 2017

This link (http://app.jobvite.com/m?3Mejpiwv) will take students to the position’s description and application page.

Microsoft Workshop Today with Free Pizza!!

January 25th, 2017

What: Workshop on creating your own personal website for free using GitHub... with free pizza When: Wednesday, Jan. 25th at 1:00 p.m. Where: SFEBB (Business Building) Room 7112

Sit in First GMAT/GRE Class FREE (Tues, Jan 31)

January 19th, 2017

SIT IN FIRST GMAT/GRE CLASS FREE You're invited to sit in on our first GMAT/GRE class for FREE. We'll explain what to expect on test day, how to prepare for the tests, and explain math, verbal, and strategy skills. WESTMINSTER COLLEGE (SALT LAKE CITY) Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Gore Building, room 206 (Free parking in lots A, B, C after 4:30 PM. We will provide parking

IM FLash Tech Talks -- Students Invited to Submit Papers

January 19th, 2017

The website   http://imflash.com/ustar   Ute ambassadors, The time has come again for the IMFT Tech Talks.  We would like to ask your help in spreading the word to faculty and students. Here is a brief summary of the event:   Topic: Where do we go from here? How does Moore’s law apply beyond 20 nm?   Background: Intel Co-founder Gordon Moore noted that the number of transistors on an

Job Opportunity!

January 19th, 2017

Program applications, web applications (C++, Java, etc.), and a good algorithm student(s). Any student who is interested I will be willing to meet with. The idea is to essentially create a streamlined application and financial aid process that helps current high school students apply to college. Typically, the application process can take months and most students have no direction, but

Job Opportunity

January 19th, 2017

Hello,   Once again, it is recruiting season and we are excited to return to the University of Utah.  The IT departments of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints consist of two departments: FamilySearch and Information and Communication Services.   We will attend the STEM Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 7th and hope your students stop by and talk with our managers.   We will

REU program at UMD

January 19th, 2017

CAAR flyer 2017 In the Summer of 2017 Univ of MD at College Park is running REU-CAAR Research Experience for Undergraduates on Combinatorial and Algorithms Applied to Real Problems Its a 10 week program where students live and bond at the University of Maryland and get 5000 stipend and free room and board. All of the projects bridge the gap between theory and practice. In particular the projects

Bookly Job Opportunity

January 9th, 2017

Bookly.co is looking for CS students interested in expanding their knowledge of Ruby on Rails in a professional environment. We are hiring part-time interns with a basic understanding of Rails and a desire to learn more while working on real and exciting problems in the FinTech industry.   Bookly is an online bookkeeping service designed for small business owners. We pair you

COE Job opportunity

January 9th, 2017

Greetings, The COE Academic Affairs team is currently seeking a work-study eligible student employee to assist us with our outreach and advising efforts for the spring semester. If you know of a candidate that might be interested, please forward the below details and inform them that they can contact: Amy Arkwright, amy.arkwright@utah.edu for more information. More job details: The person who fills this

Hinkley Institute: Papers wanted

January 9th, 2017

Students! Did you write a paper this semester or do you have time to craft one this week? Submit your paper to the Hinckley Journal of Politics! Submissions are due this Friday, December 23rd, by 11:59 PM. Being published in an academic journal will look amazing on your CV, and prove invaluable when applying to grad school and jobs after you

Job Opportunity!

January 9th, 2017

Below is the link to the re-announced IRS Pathways BU External Recent Grad 2210 (customer support) announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461347500/

job opportunity

January 9th, 2017

Through a grant I have from the National Institutes of Health, there is an opportunity to obtain funds to support an underrepresented minority who may be interested in a career in the health sciences. I am contacting you because the nature of the project demands some computer skills that are above what most biology students have been exposed to. I

New Engineering Entrepreneurship Class Available for Spring 2017

January 9th, 2017

Dear College of Engineering students, Interested in engineering and entrepreneurship? We are offering an exciting new class this semester just for you. Take the next step toward an engineering entrepreneurship education and enrol in ENGIN 5791/6791 today! Course Description This course provides an accelerated introduction to Finance, Economics, and Marketing through an entrepreneurial lens, tuned specifically for engineering students. The overarching course themes

Volunteer for FIRST Robotics

January 9th, 2017

Hello, The Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Utah is heavily involved every year in the Utah Regional FIRST Robotics Competition and we are currently looking for volunteers for the 2017 competition on March 8th (set up) through 11th (finals and awards) at the Maverik Center to do everything from checking in volunteers to robot inspecting, setting up the field,

Join Roboutes!

January 9th, 2017

2017 Data Science Day

January 9th, 2017

2017 Data Science Day Friday, January 13, 2017 11:30am-6:15pm Union Ballroom Organized by: Jeff Phillips and Vivek Srikumar http://datascience.utah.edu/dataday/ http://www.cs.utah.edu/calendar/data-science-day-2017-keynote-talk/

Bagel Week!!

December 9th, 2016

Winter Coat Drive

December 9th, 2016

EAE Play!

December 5th, 2016

EAE Play! Date: Dec 9, 2016 Location: Building 72, top floor (https://map.utah.edu/?buildingnumber=72)  Entrance is on the EAST side of the building Parking: the parking lot - due east of our building will be available for public parking Time: 1pm to 5pm Tour our newly remodeled space. Even if you aren't interested in playing, it is a great time to come over and check us out. If

Lassonde email request

December 5th, 2016

    WELCOME TO THE LASSONDE INSTITUTE     Join the U's Community of Student Entrepreneurs and Innovators The Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute at the University of Utah is a community and way of life. Students who get involved are entrepreneurs, innovators and makers who learn by doing and follow their passions. All students are welcome to participate in the many related programs and activities. Opportunities include

(UgSAC event) HOT CHOCOLATE AND TALKS WITH PROFESSORS

December 5th, 2016

Hey everyone! We are sure finals are taking their toll on you. This is why we would like for all of you to come get some FREE HOT CHOCOLATE and COOKIES! We will also have professors, Peter Jensen and Jason Wiese, casually talk about why they chose their field of study and what got them into CS. You will also be able

Computer Programming Position

November 30th, 2016

Hello, Our company, Beauty Industry Group, is looking to hire an excellent computer programmer graduates in the computer programming field that would qualify.  I've attached our KSL job listing and a PDF explaining more about the qualifications for the position.    Katie M. Root MARKETING ASSISTANT   P 801-441-6034 631 North 400 West Salt Lake City, UT 84103 https://www.ksl.com/jobs/listing/709734 https://www.dropbox.com/s/brinmfempbpr395/Sr%20Developer.pdf?dl=0

Entrepreneurship & STEM special guest talk

November 30th, 2016

Event: The Top Ten Lessons Learned from the Greatest Technologists of the Information Technology Age Speakers: Linda & David Bradford Hosted By: Entrepreneurship & STEM Date: Wednesday, December 7, 4pm to 5pm Location: JWB (John Widstoe Building) Room 335 Bios: Dr. Linda Bradford is a life-long advocate of education, having taught from the elementary school level all the way up to higher education. Her Masters degree is in Art Education and her PhD i

Utah Data Science Day

November 30th, 2016

We are organizing the first ever Utah Data Science Day in the Union Ballroom on January 13, 2017. http://datascience.utah.edu/dataday/ It will be a gathering of people working in Data Science from across campus. If you have any relevant research, class projects, and/or personal work, and we would like to strongly encourage you to sign-up to present

Faculty openings at Westminster

November 30th, 2016

Hi everyone - With an average class size of 17 and a commitment to active learning in the classroom, Westminster College offers faculty a chance to get to know all your students. We are excited to announce TWO faculty openings in computer science: A full-time Computer Science position: https://www.higheredjobs.com/details.cfm?JobCode=176382529 A joint Computer Science and Data Science position: https://www.higheredjobs.com/details.cfm?JobCode=176376569 These are full-time, continuing faculty positions at the rank of ass

Job Opportunity

November 30th, 2016

Winter Coat Drive

November 30th, 2016

Pipeline Workshop

November 17th, 2016

TA position applications

November 17th, 2016

Apply to be a Teaching Assistant The School of Computing is accepting applications for Spring 2017 undergraduate teaching assistant (TA) positions.  Being a TA is a great way to earn money on campus, while adding to your CS knowledge and gaining valuable teaching experience. The application and a FAQ with useful information about being a TA

Concentration and Test Taking Workshops

November 10th, 2016

  All workshops are free of charge and no registration is required. Concentration        How to keep focused during study time Thursday, Nov. 10, 3:00 - 4:00 pm Marriott Library Room 1725 Test Taking Strategies How to overcome test anxiety Friday, Dec. 2, 1:00 - 2:00 pm Marriott Library Room 1725 All workshops will be Presented by Leslie Giles-Smith, Learning Success Center Program Manager

Scholarship application now open!

November 10th, 2016

Dear Engineering Students, The 2017/18 Engineering Scholarship Application is now open.  To apply for both department and college-wide scholarships, please submit an application found here.  The application will close on February 1, 2017.  Students should wait to upload DARS until after fall semester grades post. Students must finalize their application once completed for it to be considered. Approximately 450 scholarship awards are given eac

Job Opportunity

November 10th, 2016

Java Web-Application Developer   Required Strong understanding of Java software development within an object/service oriented paradigm. Experience with web application development and web-based communication protocols.Basic familiarity with HTML/CSS/Javascript (JQuery).   Nice to haves Java EE development in Tomcat Java web sockets MySQL/SQL query Experience with Java Hibernate Familiarity with MongoDB or other document-based database engine Familiarity with Eclipse Basic understanding of Statistics Description As part of a team, develop a cutting edge web-based application for use by a v

Microsoft Workshop Nov. 1st @4pm

October 31st, 2016

What: Microsoft Workshop When: Tuesday, November 1st at 4:00 p.m. Where: WEB Room 2470 (second upper floor of the WEB) Attention all students! On Tuesday, November 1st, we will have another one of our monthly Microsoft Student Partner Workshops. We will be talking about building REST APIs in Azure with Visual Studio as well as hearing from other interns about their experience at

Internship at Booz Allen Hamilton Summer 2017

October 31st, 2016

http://www.jobs.net/jobs/booz-allen-hamilton/en-us/job/United-States/University-2017-Summer-Games-Internship/J3J25L6BJ1FYJ8RT6SX/

Voter Registration for University of Utah

October 31st, 2016

This year, the university is competing in a state-wide contest to have the greatest percentage of students register to vote on their institutions campus. Prior to November 1st students (& faculty) can go to www.utah.turbovote.org& either inform us that they have already registered to vote or register online right then. By using this special link we are able to inform the

Voter registration for the University of Utah

October 25th, 2016

This year, the university is competing in a state-wide contest to have the greatest percentage of students register to vote on their institutions campus. Prior to November 1st students (& faculty) can go to www.utah.turbovote.org& either inform us that they have already registered to vote or register online right then. By using this special link we are able to inform the

Free Donuts and coffee Wednesday 26th! Meet the UGSAC!

October 25th, 2016

Hi Everyone, I hope the semester is treating you well. UGSAC (Undergraduate Student Advisory Committee) is holding an event the Wednesday. We wanted to invite you all to our FREE Coffee & Donuts event. Come meet some CS students and Professors! Event Details: Name: Coffee & Donuts Who: All CS students and Professors When: Wednesday 26th from 3 pm to 5 pm Where: Undergraduate Lounge (3rd Floor of MEB) Food: Co