Engagement

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 5:15pm

Categories: Engagement, Faculty, Recruitment

What’s new with the Land O’Lakes-U of M partnership? Learn more about the Land O’Lakes presence on campus in fall 2018

  • Land O’Lakes chairholder shares insights at conference: How does respect affect trust? Land O’Lakes Chair Kathleen Vohs shared her insights at the Carlson School’s IGNITE conference on September 20. “Protecting Trust in Today’s... Read more
Topics: CSOM, Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, Sponsorships

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 1:45pm

Categories: Engagement

Minnesota youth met with global leaders and industry experts at the Global Youth Institute to explore creative solutions to world hunger issues

Collaborating on world hunger: This October, ten high school students represented Minnesota as delegates to the World Food Prize Forum’s Global Youth Institute. The highly selective annual event is held in... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 4:15pm

Categories: Engagement

With support from a strong team (“peloton”) of Land O’Lakes riders, the Twin Cities’ second annual Chainbreaker biking event, held August 10–12, raised funds for research at the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota.  Fundraising is on track to exceed the $1.4 million total from 2017.

Chainbreaker facts:

Topics: Sponsorships

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 5:15pm

Categories: Athletics, Engagement

From speaking on campus to sponsoring events and much, much more, Land O’Lakes and its employees enrich the University of Minnesota. And when the U of M comes to Land O’Lakes, employees have a chance to learn more about the University.

 

A sampling of recent engagements includes:

Topics: CSOM, Sponsorships

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

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:30am

Categories: By the Numbers, Students, Engagement, Recruitment, Research
Topics: CSE

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 5:45pm

Categories: Athletics, Engagement

A win-win: Land O’Lakes and Gopher Athletics teamed up in 2017-18 for a new community service initiative that advances shared goals

The initiative includes a series of events designed to bring Land O’Lakes employees and Gopher student-athletes together in ways that strengthen the relationship and the community. Each event was geared toward goals that include growing... Read more

Topics: sponsorship

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 10:30am

Categories: Engagement

Event sponsorships give Land O’Lakes visibility and a chance to interact with talented students

 

Two long-standing traditions that bring students together near the end of the semester are CSE Week at the College of Science and Engineering and Business Week at the Carlson School of Management (CSOM). Both offer learning opportunities and... Read more

Topics: CSE, CSOM, Sponsorships

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 3:45pm

Categories: Engagement, Recruitment

As senior director of IT services at Land O’Lakes, Derek Shaw knows what it means to collaborate on the job—with co-op members, other agriculture businesses, and a multitude of technology companies. So when a Carlson School of Management professor asked if someone from Land O’Lakes would guest lecture, Shaw volunteered.

Inspiring students: For the... Read more

Topics: CSOM

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