Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 1:30pm

Categories: Athletics

Many athletes are natural leaders, using their skills to propel themselves, teammates, and their squads to victory. These abilities translate well to other personal and professional arenas. To that end, and with firm backing from Land O’Lakes, Gopher Athletics is advancing its approach to fostering student athletes’ leadership skills.

New facility, new... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:15am

Categories: Research

A $250,000 gift from Land O’Lakes cultivates visibility among 500,000 Arboretum visitors a year and reinforces the company’s commitment to agriculture and feeding the world

It’s a natural pairing for Land O’Lakes to get behind a new initiative at the U of M’s Minnesota Landscape Arboretum that explores plant-to-plate agricultural research and education. An effort to... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:00am

Categories: Athletics

On February 14, the new Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence provided a perfect setting for the U of M to thank those who invested the most in Athletes Village. Speakers representing University leadership and Gopher student-athletes expressed gratitude and enthusiasm for the transformative effects of the new facilities.

Land O’Lakes CEO Chris Polinski also spoke, noting the company’s... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 6:00pm

Categories: Recruitment

Land O’Lakes representatives are frequently part of the recruiting scene on the U of M’s Twin Cities campus, helping students see the company brand and careers, and hone job-seeking skills. Three recent examples among many include:

The CSE Career Fair: Career fairs guide students in learning more about the process of seeking jobs and internships,... Read more

Topics: CSOM, CSE

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 5:30pm

Categories: Athletics, Engagement

It was a win win: Three University of Minnesota students demonstrated that it pays to be a Golden Gophers fan, while Land O’Lakes kept its brand top of mind for the crowd at a recent men’s basketball game.

The contest: First, the students correctly answered trivia questions supplied by Land O’Lakes to the Gopher Student Weekly e-newsletter. Then they won generous... Read more

Topics: Sponsorships

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:15am

Categories: Faculty, Research

Kathleen Vohs is a consumer psychology expert and holder of the Land O’Lakes Chair in Marketing at the Carlson School of Management. Her work is aimed at helping firms understand consumers, starting from the fundamentals of what drives human behavior. What’s happening with her this semester?

Research she’s excited about: “One of my projects aims to... Read more

Topics: Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, CSOM



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CSOM-Carlson School of Management

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