CFANS

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:15pm

Categories: By the Numbers, Engagement

Thanks to Land O’Lakes sponsorship, the Minnesota Youth Institute engages high school students in solving global and local hunger issues

On May 21, the ninth annual Minnesota Youth Institute (MNYI) took place on the U of M’s St. Paul campus. The interactive day-long program, sponsored by Land O’Lakes and the U of M’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural... Read more

Topics: CFANS, sponsorship

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 5:00pm

Categories: By the Numbers, Engagement, Students, Recruitment

On Friday, May 11, 420 students from the U of M’s College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS) walked across the stage at 3M Arena at Mariucci to receive their hard-earned diplomas. Land O’Lakes President and CEO Chris Policinski was honored to provide the keynote address.

U of M connections: His passion for the U of M runs deep, and he... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 3:30pm

Categories: Engagement, Scholarships, Recruitment

Scholarship support plays a key role in Land O’Lakes’ multifaceted approach to building a robust pipeline of high-potential food and agriculture professionals.

Preparing students, opening doors: The Land O’Lakes Multifunctional Agricultural and Food Systems Scholarship pairs financial support with hands-on learning for transfer students in the... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 6:00pm

Categories: Athletics, Engagement, Recruitment

Land O’Lakes mentors share wisdom about building successful careers

Outside the classroom: College students quickly discover that their education isn’t just about book smarts. Another key to career preparation happens outside of the classroom, whether it’s via mentoring, an internship, or career-readiness events.

Land O’Lakes plays a big... Read more

Topics: CFANS

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

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 8:00am

Categories: By the Numbers, Engagement, Scholarships
LeaderShape Fast Facts:
$125,000, five-year sponsorship from Land O’Lakes, beginning 2015
Six days of learning and self-discovery in a collaborative learning environment
64 students were selected... Read more
Topics: CSOM, CSE, CFANS, LeaderShape

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 4:15pm

Categories: Community

On February 1, the U of M helped Land O’Lakes kick off the inaugural Farm Bowl at 3M Arena at Mariucci on the Twin Cities campus. Faculty, staff, and students, including a contingent from CFANS, were part of the crowd that cheered on farmers and football players competing to bring home the Farm Bowl trophy. Others in the U of M community participated through social media broadcasting.

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Topics: CFANS, Students

Thursday, December 28, 2017 - 5:45pm

Categories: Students

Two U of M students landed coveted spots in the most recent cohort of Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders at Land O’Lakes. This year, ten new interns have been selected out of a pool of 163 applicants—a record high. The interns are college sophomores who are working with Land O’Lakes to find new ways to meet the challenge of feeding nine billion people by 2050.  

 

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Topics: Global Food Challenge, CSOM, CFANS

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:30am

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Engagement
Topics: Athletes Village, CFANS, CSE, CSOM, Global Food Challenge, Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, Land O'Lakes Scholars LeaderShape, Sponsosrships, Welcome Week

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 11:00am

Categories: Students, Scholarships

Land O’Lakes participated in the Thanksgiving for Scholarships event on November 15, which was hosted by the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS). Students and donors celebrated the impact of scholarships for more than 350 CFANS students.

Land O'Lakes representatives Megan Wolle, Pete Janzen, and Lydia Botham congratulated Land O'Lakes Multifunctional... Read more

Topics: CFANS

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