Newsletter: Carleton Sentinel

"Keeping you in the loop since 2005"

  • The U of M and the Minnesota Supercomputing Institute is looking for up to two interns for this summer in Computational Systems Biology.  They are seeking applications with an interest in working at the interface between biology and computation.  Click here for more information.

  • Internship Opportunity

    March 28, 2013

    We received word from a Paul Czyzewski '76 that Chegg.com in Santa Clara, CA, has an opportunity for a Design Intern in Marketing and Personalization Data Scientist Intern for this summer.  The data-engineering internship is typically for grad students and they are willing to consider Carleton undergrads. 

  • Mozilla is hiring for internships and full-time positions.  Internships are paid, on-site, and located in the Bay Area.  Housing is provided and interns generally get to keep their (new, very nice) laptops as a parting gift.  They also participate in the Google Summer of Code program with the proposal/application process for that happening in April. 

  • Job Description:  Must have taken and received a B+ or better in the class you would like to grade.  These students are expected to grade homework in a professional, timely, and consistent manner, providing positive, constructive feedback on each assignment. Graders need to maintain an accurate and confidential record of students’ homework grades. Confidentiality of student work and answers to assignments is a must. Additionally, graders are expected to communicate with professors on a regular basis to give feedback on homework assignments. Grading positions are for 6 hours per week, for the first day of classes through the end of the term.  If you are interested to contact Sue Jandro.

  • Job Description:  Must have taken and done well in at least CS 111 and CS 201.  These students are expected to work in the Computer Science Labs (306 and 307); their responsibilities include answering technical questions about the hardware and software used in the lab, helping other students write and debug computer programs, working on programming projects assigned by the CS Department, and monitoring these labs.  We currently have 12 hours open for spring term.  If you are interested contact Mike Tie.

  • Job Opportunity

    March 12, 2013

    We received word from a Carleton alum that Ceridian is looking for recent grads for Human Capital Management (HCM) implementations with a focus on computer science majors.  Click here for more information.

  • REU Opportunity

    March 12, 2013

    REU opportunity in Empirical Software Engineering at the University of Alabama this summer.  Deadline to apply is March 15, 2013.  Click here for more information.

  • Programming Contest

    February 25, 2013

    Create and publish a Windows 8 app by April 11th for Microsoft.  Student have an opportunity to win up to $500.  Click here for more information.

  • Stem Scholarship Opportunity

    February 25, 2013

    Great Lakes National Scholarship Program is offering $2500 scholarships to eligible students.  Scholarship applications will be accepted through April 5, 2013, or until 20,000 applications have been received.  Click here for more information.

  • REU Opportunity

    February 25, 2013

    DePaul University and University of Chicago are now accepting applications for their summer REU program.  Application deadline is March 1, 2013.  Click here for more information.

  • Job Opportunity

    February 25, 2013

    Tutor needs for Python and R programming.  Pay is $20 per hour.  Contact Charles Priore for details.

  • Registration for spring term courses has begun.  Click above for descriptions of computer science courses (above Intro to CS) that will be offered in the spring.  In addition to your own advisor, remember that you can contact our Student Departmental Advisors Rebecca Gelles and Alexandra Price.