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Friday, September 29, 2017 - 4:15pm

Categories: Students

In June, Katie Atkins, ’19, who is majoring in management information systems and finance, was one of four U of M students to travel to South Africa and Tanzania to learn more about hunger, agriculture, and sustainability through the Land O’Lakes’ Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders program.

Atkins gained important new perspectives on her trip: “My morning cup of coffee is now met... Read more

Topics: Global Food Challenge, CSOM

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 6:00pm

Categories: Athletics, Faculty, Students

On September 8, 2017, U of M donors, students, staff, faculty, alumni, and other supporters gathered to celebrate the official launch of the public phase of a 10-year fundraising campaign called Driven: The University of Minnesota Campaign.

The goal is to raise $4 billion for students, faculty, and the U’s three-part mission of education, research, and outreach for the benefit... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village, CSOM, CFANS, Welcome Week, Sponsorships, CSE

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 7:00am

Categories: Students

Allison Hohn recently received her M.S. in supply chain management from a new program at the Carlson School of Management at an August 16 commencement ceremony. Beth Ford, Group EVP and COO at Land O'Lakes, spoke to the graduates. The STEM-based program is one year long.

Hohn, who is a product development scientist in the Butter and Spreads Category within Dairy Foods, chose this... Read more

Topics: CSOM

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 12:45pm

Categories: By the Numbers, Faculty, Students, Recruitment, Research
Topics: CSOM, Global Food Challenge, Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, Sponsorships, LeaderShape

Friday, July 14, 2017 - 4:15pm

Categories: Recruitment

In June, 50 high school juniors and seniors from Minnesota and beyond learned that working at Land O’Lakes involves much more than making butter.

The students visited the company’s headquarters in Arden Hills as part of the Women Mean Business leadership experience. Run by the U of M’s Carlson School of Management, the week-long program exposes high-achieving girls with an interest in... Read more

Topics: CSOM, CSE

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 11:15am

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As a premier sponsor, Land O’Lakes was front and center at the Carlson School’s 13th annual Women’s Leadership Conference on Friday, April 28, 2017. A sellout crowd of more than 400 women attended the daylong conference with a theme of “Own your Own Journey.” Speakers included Lydia Botham (VP of community relations and Land O’Lakes Foundation) and other corporate leaders, authors, U of M... Read more

Topics: CSOM, Sponsorships

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00am

Categories: Recruitment

Nick Koewler works to spot talent in other people, but the tables were turned when Nick himself was honored by the Recruiter of the Year Award during Business Week at the Carlson School in April.

​Nick is the Talent Acquisition​ Manager on the Land O'Lakes College Relations team. He and his colleagues work at the front lines of the recruitment process–staffing career fairs and info... Read more

Topics: CSOM

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 9:15am

Categories: Recruitment

The 200+-member Women in Business (WIB) student group at the Carlson School brings business professionals and students together to learn and network. “Land O’Lakes is excited to be a sponsor of this great organization,” said Heidi Riese of the Land O'Lakes College Relations team.

On Friday, April 14, Land O’Lakes hosted a group of 15 WIB members at corporate headquarters. The students... Read more

Topics: Sponsorships, CSOM

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 3:00pm

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Deans from 38 of the top business schools in the country gathered to hear Land O’Lakes CEO Chris Policinski speak at the opening dinner of the National Undergraduate Business Symposium on April 6.  Hosted by the Carlson School of Management, the symposium brings leaders and career center staff together to network, discuss emerging trends, and share best practices. This year’s gathering had a... Read more

Topics: CSOM

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 11:15am

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By speaking or volunteering on campus, Land O’Lakes leaders help to grow the company’s relationship with the U of M. Their activities tie into an overall strategy to raise the company’s profile, help students see Land O’Lakes as a prospective employer, and support the U of M mission.

Building a talent pipeline is an especially high priority for Land O’Lakes, which is working toward... Read more

Topics: CFANS, CSOM, Sponsorships

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