Welcome Week

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 9:45am

Categories: By the Numbers, Recruitment

Helping U of M students view Land O’Lakes as a potential employer was one of the goals behind the company’s remarkable $25 million commitment to the University in 2014. Investments in the Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence and student support, as well as programs, sponsorships, and recruiting initiatives, were directed toward building key connections with U of M students.  

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Topics: Welcome Week

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 12:15pm

Categories: Recruitment

What do a water bottle, granola bar, and half-eaten brownie have in common? All of these items and more were found inside Land O’Lakes-branded backpacks distributed to 6,400+ incoming freshmen and transfer students during Welcome Week 2016. The backpacks, a commemorative poster, and a welcome video featuring Chris Policinski are part of a Land O’Lakes brand awareness initiative on the U campus... Read more

Topics: Welcome Week

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 1:45pm

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

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 3:00pm

Categories: Recruitment

Land O’Lakes had a big presence on the Twin Cities campus during Welcome Week 2016, thanks to a welcome video featuring Chris Policinski and sponsorship of two giveaway items.

“Students begin to see and hear about Land O’Lakes during their transition to the U of M through their support of the Welcome Week program. Our goal is that some students will eventually become Land O’Lakes... Read more

Topics: Welcome Week

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 11:15am

Categories: By the Numbers
Topics: CFANS, CSE, CSOM, Athletics, LeaderShape, Welcome Week

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 2:30pm

Categories: 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

Key

CFANS-College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences

CSE-College of Science and Engineering

CSOM-Carlson School of Management

ICA-Intercollegiate Athletics

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