Monday, September 16, 2019 - 10:15am

Categories: Students

For five years, Land O’Lakes has been an essential partner in welcoming new students to the University of Minnesota.

From backpacks to posters, University of Minnesota pride to Midwestern spirit, Land O’Lakes plays a key role in Welcome Week, a six-day experience leading up to the first day of fall semester for incoming freshmen and transfer students.

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Topics: Welcome Week

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 10:00am

Categories: Research

A prolific researcher and one of the most highly cited scholars in her field, U of M professor and Land O’Lakes Chair in Marketing, Kathleen Vohs, works to understand and communicate the basics of how people think, feel, and make choices in order to make sense of consumer behavior. She recently shared more on her latest research and teaching endeavors.

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Topics: Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair

Monday, September 9, 2019 - 12:00pm

Categories: Recruitment

"Whether you think you’re interested in a career in agriculture or not, I’d recommend students explore the opportunities Land O’Lakes offers. If your experience is anything like mine, I think you’ll get more than you would ever expect out of the experience."

Elizabeth Alonzi never thought her career path would lead her to a role in... Read more

Topics: Global Food Challenge

Monday, September 9, 2019 - 10:30am

Categories: Recruitment

In spring 2019, Land O’Lakes welcomed 44 new hires from the University of Minnesota—10 for full-time positions, 34 for internships. Through informational interviews, on-campus sessions, and one-on-one conversations, representatives from all areas of Land O’Lakes helped U of M students realize their potential in food and ag careers.

2018-2019 fast facts:... Read more


Monday, August 19, 2019 - 12:00pm

Categories: Community, Students

Food security. Agricultural policy. International development. Sustainability. These are all issues that the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge aims to tackle, drawing together emerging student leaders from across the nation to take on this work.

This June, U of M Emerging Leader Claire Lentsch and professors Milena Saqui-Salces and Ian Tonks joined the Land O’Lakes... Read more

Topics: Global Food Challenge

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 1:00pm

Categories: Engagement

“I think the partnership between the U of M and Land O’Lakes helps us both keep our fingers on the pulse of what the new generation needs in a workplace and how they need to prepare to enter the workforce.”

Kristen McConnell, a senior manager of supply chain planning at Land O’Lakes, stays involved with her alma mater as a Leaders in the Classroom guest... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village, CSOM