Newsletter: Carleton Sentinel

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  • The University of Minnesota Libraries is hosting a DataRescue Event in the Twin Cities on February 24 and 25.  They are in need of researchers, tech-savvy coders, archivists, librarians, and passionate community members to help capture and archive federally produced vulnerable datasets.  Click here for more information.

  • The Northfield Arts and Culture Commission, supported by a Carleton Sesquicentennial Community Fellowship, is looking for a student intern this summer.  One of the main projects the intern would be working on is updating the digital Northfield Sidewalk Poetry map and optimizing it for mobile devices so it can actually be used to locate the poems in situ.  Click here for more information.

  • Are you looking for an awesome summer research opportunity?  Several faculty members in the CS department are looking to hire students over the summer.  Check out the project information hereApplications for all projects are due Tuesday February 21, 5pm

  • Paid internship opportunity with CEG (Consulting Engineering Group) the power system engineering company who was the electrical installer for Carleton's two wind turbines.  They have two summer intern positions open for both a programmer (working on wind turbine SCADA systems) and a physics student who may be interested in a future career in electrical engineering.  Contact Sue Jandro if you would like more information forwarded to you with contact information.

  • Summer REU Opportunity

    January 27, 2017

    The Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT) at the University of California offers a 10-week research program for undergraduates in interactive virtual experiences.  Undergraduates will join a team of students, research staff, and faculty in one of several labs focusing on different aspects of interactive virtual experiences.  Application deadline is February 19, 2017.  Click here for more information.

  • Fellowship Opportunity

    January 27, 2017

    The Horizons Fellowship supports 10 outstanding university students in their pursuit to become leaders in technology.  The program provides immersive software engineering and web/mobile development courses geared towards high-achieving college students.  Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.  Click here for more information.

  • Summer REU Opportunity

    January 26, 2017

    Marquette University is currently accepting applications for their summer REU program.  Deadline to apply is February 17, 2017.  Click here for more information.

  • Northeastern University has a PhD program in Computer Science that prepares students for careers in academia or industry - from conducting research to writing code to developing systems and applications.  Applications for Spring 2018 admission are currently rolling.  For more information click here

  • Summer REU Opportunity

    January 18, 2017

    Carnegie Mellon University's Institute for Software Research is now accepting applications for their summer REU program in interdisciplinary software engineering.  Application deadline is February 8, 2017.  Click here for more information.

  • St. Jude Graduate School

    January 18, 2017

    St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has a new PhD program in Computational Biology.  To learn more click here.

  • Summer REU Opportunity

    January 6, 2017

    Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is now accepting applications for summer 2017.  Deadline to apply is February 15.  Click here for more information.

  • igniteCS provides funding and resources for groups of college and university students to make a difference in their local communities through Computer Science mentorship.  Click here for more information. Google is also looking for students who are passionate about CS enrichment, outreach and education to bring Applied CS with Android to campus as a facilitator.  Selected facilitators will get a chance to attend an in-person training bootcamp at Google in late February 2017 to learn more about the program.  Click here to fill out an interest form.