Students

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 1:00pm

Categories: Athletics, Students

On October 21, 2019, Gopher Athletics held its sixth annual Pro Day. A career fair and networking event for student-athletes, Pro Day connected 70 participating organizations with nearly 600 Gopher student-athletes. In addition to hosting a booth at the career fair, Land O’Lakes also held a breakout session led by Brandon Lingen, a Land O’Lakes employee and former Gopher... Read more

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Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 12:30pm

Categories: Students, Scholarships

Sydney Larson, U of M Class of 2019, is a unique Land O’Lakes scholar: she’s a current recipient of both the Land O’Lakes Scholarship and the Land O'Lakes Multifunctional Agricultural & Food Systems Scholarship. Below, Sydney talks about her diverse interests and activities, and the impact that support from Land O’Lakes has had on her undergraduate experience.

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Topics: CFANS, Land O'Lakes Scholars

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 1:30pm

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Community, Students, Engagement, Faculty, Students, Fellowships, Scholarships, Recruitment, Research

The year 2014 was the start of an extraordinary new chapter in the 47-year Land O’Lakes-University of Minnesota partnership: a $25 million, ten-year investment in U of M people and programs that help Land O’Lakes meet business needs and develop new talent. What's the impact? Watch this video to learn more about how this partnership benefits both institutions.

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

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 4:00pm

Categories: Students, Fellowships

Claire Lentsch, a 2018-19 Global Food Challenge Emerging Leader from the University of Minnesota, is enthusiastic about exploring her passion for agriculture and discover innovative solutions to feed the world. Here, Claire answers questions about her involvement with the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge (GFC) Emerging Leader program, her U of M experience, and how she... Read more

Topics: CFANS, Global Food Challenge

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:00am

Categories: Students, Fellowships, Recruitment

Rachel Anderson, a former Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge intern and award-winning U of M engineering student, is profiled in a recent University article entitled “She is ME.”

Read the article to learn about Anderson’s role in supporting her fellow women mechanical... Read more

Topics: Global Food Challenge, CSE

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 1:15pm

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Engagement, Students

Land O’Lakes, Inc. partners with Golden Gopher Athletics to help students succeed on campus, and become “career ready” for life after athletics. W.I.L.L. (Women Invested in Leadership and Learning) is an important aspect of that partnership.

Anissa Lightner is director of career services and relations for Intercollegiate Athletics. Here, Lightner describes the... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 12:15pm

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Engagement, Students, Recruitment
Topics: Athletics, Athletes Village

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 3:30pm

Categories: Students

A Land O’Lakes internship helped to shape the direction of Shantal Pai’s educational journey, which begins its next chapter this fall when she starts law school at the University of Minnesota. Pai aims to help change the food system and regulatory structure to better feed the hungry and protect the environment.  

Pai earned her bachelor's degree from the U of M in... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 4:30pm

Categories: Students, Fellowships

What does U of M student Sierra Williamson think about subsistence farming, the Land O’Lakes presence in South Africa, and the challenge of feeding the world’s growing population?  

Williamson, who is from Martin County, Minn., was recently interviewed by the Fairmont Sentinel newspaper about her experiences as a Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders intern, including her... Read more

Topics: Global Food Challenge, CFANS

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

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