Newsletter: Carleton Sentinel

"Keeping you in the loop since 2005"

  • Green Corps

    January 20, 2015

    Green Corps is looking for college graduates who are ready to take on the biggest environmental challenges of our day. In Green Corps’ yearlong paid program, you’ll get intensive training in the skills you need to make a difference in the world. You’ll get hands-on experience fighting to solve urgent environmental problems — global warming, deforestation, water pollution, factory farming and many others — with groups like Sierra Club and Food & Water Watch. And when you graduate from Green Corps, we’ll help you find a career with one of the nation’s leading environmental and social change groups.

    For more information, read on or visit

  • Applications for the NCWIT Collegiate Award are now open! Sponsored by Hewlett-Packard, the NCWIT Collegiate Award honors outstanding junior and senior undergraduate women for their computing and technical accomplishments. Awardees receive $7,500 in a cash award and will be flown to the NCWIT Summit in Hilton Head, South Carolina for the award ceremony! Encourage a student to apply today--applications close on February 15, 2015.

  • Chegg, a company offering textbooks, tutoring, and other online education products, is hiring interns for the summer of 2015 in engineering, marketing, design, and other areas. They are also hiring for other positions. For more info, go to or Questions? contact Lora Kyle (

  • Job Opportunity

    December 4, 2014

    Brewers Association is looking for a Programming Analyst.  Click here for more information.

  • Summer Job Opportunity

    December 4, 2014

    ID Tech is looking to fill over 1400 positions for the summer with high quality students majoring in Computer Science, Engineer, and Art & Design and Media Arts.  Position locations are across the country including programs in St. Paul, MN.  Apply today at iD Tech.

  • Programming Contest Results

    November 17, 2014

    The Computer Science Programming contest was held on Saturday, November 8 at Carleton.  One of the Carleton teams (Marielle Foster, Matt Cotter, and Ken Schiller) placed 4th overall in the region out of ~300 teams by solving 8 of the 9 problems.  The top 3 teams solved all 9, and the next team in 5th solved 7.  Congrats to all!

  • Job Opportunity

    November 17, 2014

    The Rebound Hospitality group based in Northfield, Minnesota is searching for a student who is excellent at creating and editing webpages using and its tools.  The vision of Rebound Hospitality is to create a portfolio of historic inns while preserving, maintaining and enhancing their character and history.  Currently we own and operate three historic hotels (including the Archer House here in Northfield), one lodge in northern Minnesota, and a restaurant and bar in Faribault (Alexander’s Supper Club & Pub 31).  All of these entities have websites but with varying degrees of look and feel and usability.  The scope of work is to overhaul many of these and create a site for Rebound Hospitality.  The ideal student would have excellent technical skill, be creative in marketing and is driven/flexible to work outside of regular Carleton classwork for a growing, for-profit company.   Compensation and/or creation of an internship/externship experience is negotiable.  Please contact Brent Nystrom ’92 (bnystrom@reboundenterprises) or 507-581-6715 at Rebound if you are interested.

  • Google Internships

    November 7, 2014

    Google is looking for a variety of students to work this summer.  Application deadline is December 1.  Click above for more information.

  • An informational meeting regarding Summer Science Fellows will be on Thursday, November 13 at 7 p.m. in Olin 141.  Click above for more information.

  • The following course will be taught this winter term:

    IDSC 130: Hacking the Humanities, Austin Mason, Tu,Th 1:15-3:00, Weitz Center 138

    The digital world is infiltrating the academy and profoundly disrupting the humanities, posing fundamental challenges to traditional models of university education, scholarly research, and academic publication. This course introduces the key concepts, debates and technologies that are shaping the Digital Humanities (DH) revolution, including text encoding, digital mapping (GIS), network analysis, data visualization, and the basic programming languages that power them all. Students in this class will learn to hack the humanities by making a collaborative, publishable DH project, while acquiring the skills and confidence necessary to actively participate in the digital world, both at the university and beyond.

  • Job Opportunity

    October 24, 2014

    Revenue Solutions, Inc. is currently recruiting for Associate Consultant positions for new graduates.  They are looking for IT Consultants and Software Engineers.  For more information click here and go to the "Careers" tab.

  • Registration for winter term courses is coming up soon:  it begins on Monday, November 3.  Click above for descriptions of the computer science courses (above Intro to CS) that will be offered in the winter.  In addition to your own advisor, remember you can contact our Student Departmental Advisors Emily Johnston and Ken Schiller.