Chemistry Department Seminar: Cancelled this week
Due to circumstances beyond her control, Cherie Kagan will not be able to present this week’s seminar. So, there will be no Journal Club, Lunch with Seminar Speaker and Chemistry Seminar this week. Watch the Beaker next week for our details on our upcoming speaker.
Instead of Journal Club – Periodic Table meets this week
Periodic Table meets this Thursday, meet in Old Music and walk over to the LDC.
Thursday, January 18th, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 pm / Old Music Hall 103 to the LDC
We meet at noon in the hallway of Old Music by 103 and walk over together, or you can join us there. If you are off board, the department will cover your lunch. Note: We do not have a dining room reserved this week.
Please submit your application, personal statement, transcripts and two letters of recommendation to us by Thursday, February 15, 2018.
· Tech Entrepreneurship | Monday, January 22, 1:30-4:30pm – Luke Lightning ’93 (Chemistry), Chief Evangelist, Good & Co. Labs Inc., MCAN Alumni-in-Residence
Sign up through the Career Center.
The Summer Laboratory Science Program at Mayo Clinic offers science majors the opportunity to explore career options and gain experience in the clinical laboratory environment.
The application for this opportunity is NOW OPEN and is open through February 28, 2018.
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Pittsburgh is pleased to announce the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program (SURF Pitt 2018). Summer research opportunities are available for up to five female and/or minority undergraduate students in the STEM disciplines who are expecting to graduate in 2019. Students selected for the program will receive a stipend of $371 per week for 10 weeks of summer research starting on May 27th and running until August 4th. Students will also be provided free housing on the University of Pittsburgh campus.
Review of applications for these positions will begin on February 1st.
Career Center Opportunities
The Career Center is in process of creating a website with opportunities for students to work with alumni. They will be continuing to build this out, but you can see what they have started here: https://apps.carleton.edu/career/students/internships/research/
Learn the basics of organizing, and put these skills to work to cast a spotlight on social problems and help run our campaigns.
Apply Now: http://jobs.uspirg.org/intern-apply.html
The advertising of postings received since the last issue of the Beaker are included in this issue.
For a comprehensive list of the current postings plus all previous postings, check under the Summer Research tag in the Beaker found on the Chemistry website.
Please pay attention to application deadlines.
Deadline: February 25, 2018