Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 11:00am

Categories: Students, Fellowships

U of M Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders encouraged their fellow students to join the global hunger conversation at an awareness-building event on February 22. Set up on a busy East Bank campus sidewalk, their information table featured an engaging set of maps and materials. Questions such as “how will we feed another 2 billion people in 30 years?” and “what percent of food is thrown away... Read more

Topics: Global Food Challenge

Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 11:30am

Categories: Engagement, Faculty

Carlson School of Management Dean Sri Zaheer was pleased to address the Women’s Leadership Network at a standing-room-only event at Land O’Lakes headquarters on January 21. Weaving wit with wisdom, Zaheer shared communications lessons gleaned through her “career lives” in business and education, both in India and the United States.

Land O’Lakes is a valued partner and sponsor of the... Read more

Topics: CSOM

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 11:45am

Categories: Research

Professor Kathleen Vohs, holder of the Land O'Lakes Chair in Marketing, co-authored a study that explored young children and money. It was published in a recent Psychological Science journal. “Money is a double-edged sword,” said Vohs. “It... Read more

Topics: CSOM, Land O’Lakes Marketing Chair

Monday, January 18, 2016 - 11:00am

Categories: Students

Above: Harvey Johnson, Director of Operations, Strategic Initiatives at Land O’Lakes, speaks to LeaderShape participants. 

Thanks to generous funding from Land O’Lakes, 62 University of Minnesota students were able to participate in LeaderShape, a unique educational experience for developing leaders, held January 12-17, 2016. This is the second year of a five-year sponsorship... Read more

Topics: LeaderShape, CSE, CSOM, CFANS

Thursday, January 14, 2016 - 9:30am

Categories: Faculty

It takes a 53-page curriculum vitae to record the professional accomplishments of Kathleen Vohs, holder of the Land O’Lakes Chair in Marketing at the University of Minnesota.

Vohs, who joined the Carlson School marketing department in 2005, has an extensive background in psychology. She applies her understanding of psychological science to business issues in order to advance new areas... Read more

Topics: Land O’Lakes Marketing Chair, CSOM

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 2:30pm

Categories: Engagement, Recruitment

Land O’Lakes played a major role in Welcome Week last September, when the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus welcomed more than 5,700 new students—one of the largest freshmen classes on record.

In a short video, Chris Policinski encouraged students to make the most of their undergraduate experience. And, thanks to funding from Land O’Lakes, each student received a bag, water... Read more

Topics: Welcome Week