Newsletter: Carleton Sentinel

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  • Internship Opportunity

    January 4, 2013

    Austin Dahl '88 shared with us that Tableau Software is looking to hire a Software Engineer Intern for the summer.  The company is doing some interesting work combining SQL databases with visualization software.  Click here for more information.

  • Are you a first or second year Carleton student interested in majoring in the sciences or math? Consider applying for a Summer Science Fellowship. This program aims to broaden participation of historically underrepresented groups (including gender, ethnicity, socioeconomic background, and disabilities) in the sciences and math by providing research opportunities for two summers as well as mentoring activities. The application deadline is January 11th. More information and the application can be found at

  • REU Opportunity

    December 19, 2012

    LearnLab at Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh has a research opportunity available to undergraduate students.  This research program encourages applications from students who would like to conduct research in the fields of psychology, education, computer science, human-computer interfaces and language technologies.  Application deadline is February 15, 2013.  Click here for more information.

  • The University of Michigan School of Information's PhD program would like to encourage Carleton students to apply.  A number of recent alums have enrolled.  For more information click here.

  • Harvest Forest in rural Massachusetts has an REU opportunity in Computer Science and Ecology.  Application deadline is February 1, 2013.  Click here for more information.

  • The Center for Digital Theology at Saint Louis University is looking to hire a Senior Web Developer.  The successful candidate will be part of a team who design web-based applications that support advanced research in the humanities.  For more information click here.

  • Job Opportunity with JPL

    November 16, 2012

    The Artificial Intelligence Group at the Machine Learning and Instrument Autonomy Group at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), California Institute of Technology are seeing candidates to work on fundamental research problems and unique software applications in spacecraft autonomy, scientific data analysis, mission operations automation, and onboard analysis for real-time decisions.  For more information click here.

  • The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston is looking to hire Research Assistants.  They are seeking exceptional college graduates who are prepared to take an active role in high quality economic research and monetary policy making.  Application are accepted from January 1-31, 2013.  Click here for more information.

  • Thumbtack is looking to hire software engineers and would like to strongly encourage seniors to apply.  Click below for more information.

  • Amazon is hiring full-time Software Development Engineers and summer SDE interns.  For more information click above.

  • The University of Wyoming is offering summer research opportunities to external undergraduate students to engage in research in bioinformatics and computational molecular biology in Laramie.  Review of applications will begin on February 4, 2013.  Click above for more information.

  • Come to an informational meeting with current Science Fellows to find out more about summer research on Monday, November 5 at 7 p.m. in Olin 02.  You need to be a first or second year student.  Application deadline is January 11, 2013.  Click here for more information.