Athletics

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 10:15am

Categories: Athletics

The exciting new Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence is now open. Watch a video about how student-athletes will benefit from the Land O'Lakes investment.

Topics: Athletes Village

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 9:30am

Categories: Athletics, Students

On January 16, U of M student-athletes began a new semester by walking through the doors of the newly-completed $166 million Athletes Village. A centerpiece of the five-building complex is the Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence.

​​A visionary Land O’Lakes investment: Thanks to $15 million in funding from Land O’Lakes, the new Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence houses a... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

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

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:45am

Categories: Athletics

Excitement is building for the opening of the Athletes Village on the Twin Cities campus. A centerpiece of the new athletics complex is the Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence, funded by a landmark $15 million gift from Land O’Lakes. Learn more about how the student-athlete experience will be... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 11:15am

Categories: Athletics, Recruitment

Land O'Lakes had a big recruiting presence at Pro Day 2017, a career fair attended by 600+ U of M student-athletes. Speakers included College Relations team member Nick Koewler, who did a breakout session on "Life After the Career Fair," and Heidi Riese, who spoke to approximately 100 freshmen on "How to Talk to a Recruiter." The event was held October 16 in the DQ Club Room at TCF Bank... Read more

Topics: Sponsorships

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 5:15pm

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers

Sponsorships help tell the Land O'Lakes story to student-athletes, the U of M community, and Gopher fans everywhere.

Thanks to a partnership with Gopher Athletics, Land O'Lakes received 22.6 million brand impressions during the 2016–2017 school year through signage, social media, presenting sponsorships, announcements, and radio and TV. Brand impressions refers to the approximate... Read more

Topics: Sponsorships

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, July 6, 2017 - 2:30pm

Categories: Athletics

Brandon Eggum, Minnesota's head wrestling coach, recently had an opportunity to tour the Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence construction site. As an alum, Eggum has a unique perspective on the impact the new facility will have on student-athletes.

... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 11:15am

Categories: Athletics, Engagement

With an assist from Land O'Lakes, the Golden Goldys award ceremony celebrated the athletic and academic achievements of more than 700 U of M student-athletes. The May 1 event was hosted by Intercollegiate Athletics and held in the DQ Club at the TCF Bank Stadium.

Peter Janzen, general counsel and CAO at Land O'Lakes, presented the Land O'Lakes Outstanding Achievement Award in... Read more

Topics: Sponsorships, Land O'Lakes Scholars

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 4:15pm

Categories: Athletics

​Land O'Lakes and the U of M celebrated a construction milestone on April 28 when the final structural beam was placed in the U of M’s Athletes Village project, which includes the Land O'Lakes Center for Excellence. Also called “topping off,” the ceremony is traditionally a celebratory time as the last beam, which is painted white and signed by key stakeholders, is placed atop a structure.  ... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

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CSOM-Carlson School of Management

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