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Lockheed-Martin Info Session

January 29th, 2015 by Bradley

This is Abhishek Yellapragada, President of American Society of Mechanical Engineers at SJSU (ASME – SJSU). We are organizing a Lockheed Martin Info Session – the details of the event are given below. Would you being interested in sharing this information and the attached flyer with departments and students under CoScience? Also, could you please share it on CoScience Facebook page as well. Please let me know. Thank you for your time.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers at SJSU (ASME-SJSU), in collaboration with FMA – SJSU, is organizing a Lockheed Martin Info Session on Thursday, February 5th  from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in Engineering 285-287. Please RSVP here –

See the attached event flyer for further details, pre-registration, and to upload your resume before you interact with Lockheed Martin career representatives.

Kindly contact if you have any other questions.

NASA Scholarships

January 28th, 2015 by Bradley

NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Program

NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Program is accepting applications from students majoring in aeronautics related fields. Undergraduates with at least two years of study remaining are eligible to receive up to $15,000/year for two years and a summer internship with a $10,000 stipend. Graduate student awards include up to $11,000 in tuition off-set, $35,000 stipend/year for two years and a summer internship with a $10,000 stipend. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Applications are due March 31, 2015.

NASA Minority University Research Education

Project (MUREP)

Scholarship Program

NASA’s Office of Education is accepting applications for the Minority University Research and Education Project, or MUREP, scholarship program. The MUREP Scholarship is a competitive opportunity that focuses on underserved and underrepresented students in STEM disciplines attending a Minority Serving Institutions, MSI. The scholarship includes 75% of tuition up to a $9,000 per academic scholarship, based on tuition amount, and $6,000 for a summer internship. Applications are due March 31, 2015.

Information on the NASA Scholarship Programs can be found at:

Click on: Scholarships

SJSU Career Center and Job Fairs

January 28th, 2015 by Bradley

Dear College of Science Colleagues,

This is Nellie Rochon-Ellis again, College of Science Career Center Liaison. I hope that everyone had a very restful winter break and is ready for the start of the spring 2015 semester.

Please encourage your students to register for SpartaJobs. This allows students to preview job and internship opportunities, but it also provides the career center access to collect employer/salary surveys from them.

Once again, the career center will provide a variety of events and services that will assist the students with their career development needs. Here are the highlights for this semester:


Internship Awareness Did you know? Of the students who obtained employment in FY 2013-2014, approximately 50% worked as an intern. An internship can be a valuable step into your future career. Learn how at Internship Awareness Day on February 11th, 12-2pm

Connect with Employers: Job & Internship Fairs are open to all SJSU students and registered alumni in all majors. Complete the online job fair success workshop to increase your marketability and to obtain an Early Bird Pass. Business casual or professional business dress strongly recommended. Log into SpartaJobs for full list of employers.

EXPO ’15 Engineering& Science Job & Internship Fair, Event Center

Over 64 employers is registered, and we expect to have many more. At this time, 19% are seeking Math majors and 8% are seeking Science majors. TU 2/24 noon-2pm Early Bird admission 2pm-5pm All SJSU students and registered alumni Last admittance: 4:30pm

Business& Government Job and Internship Fair, Student Union At this time, we have over 50 employers registered for the fair, and are anticipating many more. TH 3/5 noon-2pm Early bird admission 2pm-4pm All SJSU students and registered alumni Last admittance: 3:30pm

Nonprofit & Public Service Job & Internship Fair, Student Union W 3/18 2-4pm SJSU students & registered alumni (no early bird pass)

Spring ’15 Just In Time Job & Internship Fair This fair gives students another opportunity before the summer break to connect with employers. Tu 4/14 12noon-3pm SJSU students & registered alumni (no early bird pass)

Information Sessions & Tech Talks Meet and network with employers about career/internship opportunities. Learn about trends within a specific organization. Check our calendar for location, dates, times and company names. Select Tues., Wed., and Thursdays 12:30-2:oo pm,

Special Events & Panels: Careers in Education, Student Union, TH 3/12 4pm-6pm Careers & Internships in Foreign & Civil Service, MLK 255, W 4/1 12:30-1:30pm

SPARTAJOBS Register with SpartaJobs There were 42% more job and internship opportunities through the Career Center last year over the previous year. SJSU students are in demand, and one way for employers to find YOU is through SpartaJobs. If you are already registered, log in and update your profile and upload

summer employment with Center for talented Youth

January 27th, 2015 by Bradley

Dear Mathematics Department Chair or contact:
I am writing to let you know about an excellent opportunity for summer employment as an Instructor or Teaching Assistant with the Center for Talented Youth (CTY). Thank you for taking the time to share this information below with your colleagues.

Summer 2015 Employment Opportunities

Instructor and Teaching Assistant

CTY offers challenging academic programs for highly talented elementary, middle, and high school students from across the country and around the world. We are currently seeking highly motivated and qualified candidates to work in our summer programs. Information regarding employment and our summer programs can be found at

Why teach for CTY?

  • opportunity to teach motivated and talented students a subject they love
  • limited class size (maximum of 18 students) ensures a low student-teacher ratio
  • all classes are taught by both an instructor and teaching assistant
  • opportunity to work in an environment with colleagues who share similar interests
  • competitive salary plus room and board at our east and west coast residential sites, and our Hong Kong sites

We are currently seeking individuals with expertise in the following mathematics courses:

  • Game Theory
  • Mathematics and Money
  • Paradoxes and Infinities
  • Cryptology
  • Mathematical Logic
  • Data and Chance
  • Geometry through Art

For more information about these positions, site locations, program dates, and access to our online employment application, please see our website,, or contact us via email at or by calling 410-735-6185.

Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The university promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.


Amber Wagner

Amber Wagner | Program Manager, Summer Programs Center for Talented Youth (CTY) | Johns Hopkins University McAuley Hall | 5801 Smith Avenue, Ste. 400 | Baltimore, MD 21209 P: (410) 735-6133 | F: (866)-345-3731 |

AAAS Convention in San Jose Feb 12 – 16

January 27th, 2015 by Bradley

———- Forwarded message ———- From: AAAS Meetings <> Date: Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 11:23 AM Subject: Student Opportunities at AAAS Annual Meeting in San Jose: 12-16 February To: AAAS Meetings <>

AAAS Annual Meeting comes to San Jose in 2 weeks! Thousands of leading scientists, engineers, educators, policymakers, and journalists from around the world will gather to discuss recent developments in science and technology.

In addition to 170+ exciting symposia, plenary and topical lectures, and networking receptions, students benefit from career development workshops that help advance their careers.

Please consider forwarding this message to your students to make them aware of this opportunity.

Student Session Aides

Student session aides are an integral part of the Annual Meeting and work closely with AAAS staff. Various positions are available, from assisting speakers while they  present research to helping news staff in the press briefing room.

Both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to serve as session aides. Volunteer for 8 hours to receive free registration for the entire meeting; volunteer for 16 hours to receive free registration and a year-long digital subscription to Science.

Sign up to serve as a session aide.

Student Rates

Student rates for meeting registration are heavily discounted. Both undergraduate and graduate students may attend the full meeting for $100—the AAAS student member rate is $70.  Register online now.

AAAS Annual Meeting

American Association for the Advancement of Science

1200 New York Avenue NW, Washington DC 20005

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