Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 4:00pm

Categories: Engagement

Can you imagine a more perfect combination of engineering and athletics than robots playing a game of H-O-R-S-E? Students from the U of M’s Robotics team designed and built a basketball-shooting robot to compete in a live game of H-O-R-S-E during the Land O’Lakes Bot Shot competition. It will take place in Minneapolis on Sunday, April 7, the same weekend as the NCAA Final Four men’s basketball... Read more

Topics: CSE, Sponsorships

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 1:30pm

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Community, Students, Engagement, Faculty, Students, Fellowships, Scholarships, Recruitment, Research

The year 2014 was the start of an extraordinary new chapter in the 47-year Land O’Lakes-University of Minnesota partnership: a $25 million, ten-year investment in U of M people and programs that help Land O’Lakes meet business needs and develop new talent. What's the impact? Watch this video to learn more about how this partnership benefits both institutions.

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Topics: Athletes Village, CFANS, CSE, CSOM, Global Food Challenge, Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, Land O'Lakes Scholars, LeaderShape, Sponsorships, Welcome Week

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 4:00pm

Categories: Students, Fellowships

Claire Lentsch, a 2018-19 Global Food Challenge Emerging Leader from the University of Minnesota, is enthusiastic about exploring her passion for agriculture and discover innovative solutions to feed the world. Here, Claire answers questions about her involvement with the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge (GFC) Emerging Leader program, her U of M experience, and how she... Read more

Topics: CFANS, Global Food Challenge

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:30pm

Categories: Scholarships

Over the past five years, more than 300 students have benefitted from a collaborative leadership program called LeaderShape, thanks in part to Land O’Lakes support. Participants gain skills in goal setting, teamwork, and developing a vision for the future.

Who benefits? The program trains students from the College of Science and Engineering, Carlson... Read more

Topics: LeaderShape, CFANS, CSE, CSOM, By The Numbers

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:00am

Categories: Students, Fellowships, Recruitment

Rachel Anderson, a former Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge intern and award-winning U of M engineering student, is profiled in a recent University article entitled “She is ME.”

Read the article to learn about Anderson’s role in supporting her fellow women mechanical... Read more

Topics: Global Food Challenge, CSE

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 1:15pm

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Engagement, Students

Land O’Lakes, Inc. partners with Golden Gopher Athletics to help students succeed on campus, and become “career ready” for life after athletics. W.I.L.L. (Women Invested in Leadership and Learning) is an important aspect of that partnership.

Anissa Lightner is director of career services and relations for Intercollegiate Athletics. Here, Lightner describes the... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

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