Newsletter: Carleton Sentinel

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  • 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.

  • Google Summer of Code

    February 13, 2013

    Check out the Google Summer of Code 2013.  This is an innovative program for college students that will give you a chance to learn open source software development skills while earning a stipend.  Click here for more information.

  • Job Opportunity

    February 12, 2013

    The Federal Reserve in Washington, DC, is looking to hire a full-time Research Systems Analyst.  They are looking for someone with database experience and interests in social science and public policy.  Students graduating in 2013 are welcome to apply.  Click here for the job posting and search for job ID #9126.

  • REU Opportunity

    February 12, 2013

    Hope College is now accepting applications for summer undergraduate research.  Application deadline is March 1, 2013.  Click here for more information.