The Battalion. (College Station, Tex.) 1893-current, November 13, 1997, Image 2

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November 12th from 7:00 to 9:00pm at
the College Station Hilton in the Mockingbird Room
November 13th & 14th
8:30am to 12pm & 1:00pm to 5:00pm each day
The Hardware Engineering Group at Inter-Tel is responsible for designing ad testing Inter-
Tel’s line of communication systems. The hardware design group offers the opportunity to
learn and use a wide variety of disciplines including digital, DSP, UP, and analog design skills.
Inter-Tel’s Hardware Engineering Group will provide you with a chance to be creative, learn
new skills and develop state-of-the-art circuits for our advanced communications systems.,
Inter-Tel Firmware Opportunities
Inter-Tel is also looking for software engineers for its System Software group. The group
focuses on embedded Operating Systems and the design and development of real-time soft
ware. Platforms range from 8-bit microcontrollers like the Intel 8051 through Motorola’s
680x0 family and into the realm of DSPs. Software languages range from assembly to C++,
depending on the application. You’ll he asked to write things like interrupt service routines,
hardware-specific interface modules, and memory management functions. General DSP-
based telephony applications ranging from simple conferencing, through DTMF receivers, to
complex voice encoding and compression also fall under the scope of the system software
group. The ability to read hardware schematics will help as part of your responsibilities will
include working with our hardware department all the way from the design phase through
production, with most of the time spent on systems design issues dealing with performance
and real-time requirements.
Inter-Tel Software Opportunities
Inter-Tel’s Software Design Group offers many exciting opportunities to develop products
that are at the forefront of the telephony communications market. For 26 years Inter-Tel has
set the standard in full featured, productivity enhancing, business communications tools and
is today looked to as an industry leader in the PC based PBX market. This technology cre
ates a need for skilled software engineers who excel in C++, Visual C++, Visual Basic and
Windows programming. Qualified individuals will enjoy a fast paced career working on a
variety of applications such as CTI (Computer Telephony Integration), voice processing and
Voice over IP.
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Dr. Gary Briers, professor an
assistant head of the Departmei
of Agricultural Education, saidil
convention is a leadership trail
ing opportunity that has
duced many leaders at A&M.
“Eleven of the past stude
body presidents have come out
the College of Agriculture and!
Sciences and most of those havf
strong background in the FFA,i
eluding the present presidec
Curtis Childers,” Briers said.
Briers said Texas A&M has
booth at the national convention
career show.
“The convention gives stii
dents interaction with folks a
over the nation involved
agribusiness and ag industryal
around the world,” he said. “Itis
real networking opportunity will
peers and potential employers.
Simel & Lewis
Sales Engineers
Group Presentation
Tuesday, November INrh
J. Earl Rudder Conference Center, Room 507
7:00 pm
On Campus Interviews
Place: Career Center
Date: Wednesday, November I 9th
To schedule an interview, sign up at the Career Center or on the Web.
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Of the funds utilized by tk J ' er ^
University, 65 percent went to Ie
program support, 29 percent tc
scholarships, 4 percent to chairs aiu l
and professorships and 2 percent 3Ie(
to institutional development
Rose Ann Thomas, manageroj
communications of the
Foundation, said program sup- 11
port is all financial support that (a
does not go to one specific stu-iM
dent or faculty member, including J1,K3
funds used for facility improve- ^
ments at the Evans Library ani ' K j
the A&M Visitor’s Center. pH
Stropp said the foundations®™
goal is to reach $1 billion dollar^
in assets by 2010.
“I think $1 billion is achievabli
by the year 2010, but I think
can make it before then.”
TheToirington Company is
the nations largest broad-line
bearing manufacturer, and
the largest division of
Ingersoll-Rand. We’re a highly
successful, growing industry
leader where individual
achievements enhance team
accomplishments, and
the balance between the
two promote a real spirit of
camaraderie and corporate pride.
Resumes may also be sent to
us by mail, FAX, or e-mail.
Mail: T/ie Tornngton Company
59 Field Street
Torrington. CT 06790
Attn: Human Resources
FAX: (860) 496-3603
Visit our website at:
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Date : November 21, 1997
Place: MSC 226
Dinner at 7:30 pm • Dance at 8:30 pm
Cost: $5 per person TPffUfP Cfricfay, fCoo. MlP
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OGPI Office a/843-0688
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Make a difference by donating your teddy bears
and other stuffed animals at Alpha Phi’s
Teddy Bear Drive
AO is collecting teddy bears and other
stuffed animals from the community to
give to the boys & girls in pediatrics
at St. Joseph’s Hospital.
The week of November 10 -14
Bring your bears by the AO table
in the MSC Nov. 11, 12, 14
(Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday)
from 10am - 2pm or drop them in the
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Help students improve their
study skids!
Help students make decisions
about majors & careers!
Improve your
communication and
leadership skills!
Make a difference in the lives
of fellow Aggies!
Application DEADLINE: Friday, Decembers, 1997
Interviews will be held Monday, Jan. 12 through Friday, Jan. 23.
Applications and brochures are available at 114 Henderson Hall. For
more information, call 845-4427, ext. 108.
Visit our website!
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Helen Clancy, Editor in Chief
Brad Graeber, Managing Editor
Erica Roy, City Editor
Matt Weber, News Editor
Chris Ferrell, Sports Editor
Aaron Meier, Lifestyles Editor
Quatro Oakley, Graphics Editor
James Francis, Opinion Editor
Dave House, Photo Editor
Joey Schlueter, Radio Editor
Chris Stevens, Web Editor
Dusty Moer, Web Editor
Mandy Cater, Office Manager
Staff Members
City- Asst. Editor: Jenara Kocks; Joey Schlueter,
Robert Smith, Rachel Dawley, Karie Fehler, Amanda
Smith, Brandye Brown, Colleen Kavanagh.
Sports- Asst. Editors: Paul Mitchell, Jeremy
Furtick; Travis Dabney, Jason Whitcomb, Jamie
Burch, Kristy Buffin, Steven Boudreau, Margaux
Harris, Dennis Ramirez, Jeff Webb, Nicole Hooven.
Lifestyles- Asst. Editor: Kasie Byers; Rhonda
Reinhart, Michael Schaub, Wesley Brown, Marium
Mohiuddin, Stacey Kezar, Kimberly Miller, Travis
Irby, Chris Martin, Brandi Ballard, Stephen Wells,
Michelle Voss.
Opinion- Asst. Editor: Mandy Cater; John Lemons,
Robby Ray, Leonard Callaway, Dan Cone, Chris
Huffines, Jeremy Valdez, David Johnston, Donny
Ferguson, Joshua Hill, Mason Jackson, Anna
Foster, Michelle Voss, John Burton, Kendall Kelly.]
Night News- Asst. Editor: Josh Miller.
Photo- Asst. Editor: Ryan Rogers; Derek Demere,
Robert McKay, Rony Angkriwan, Amy Dunlap &
Brandon Bollom.
Graphics- Ed Goodwin, James Palmer, Chad Mallam,
David Hoffman, John Lemons, Victor VanScoit, Gabriel ]
Ruenes, Mike Nordfelt, Rogge Heflin.
Copy Editors- Jennifer Jones, Leah Templeton,
Sarah Goldston, Leslie Stebbins, Chris Huffines S|
Veronica Serrano.
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