Students

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 1:15pm

Categories: Students, Fellowships, Recruitment

President Kaler joined Land O'Lakes leaders Lydia Botham and Nick Koewler to welcome students Elizabeth Alonzi, Rachel Anderson, Katie Enzenauer, Audrey Sebastian, and Blake Schweiner to the TCF Bank Stadium field at the September 30 Golden Gopher football game. The students are past and current participants of the Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders for Food Security fellowship. They... Read more

Topics: CFANS, Global Food Challenge

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

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 5:00pm

Categories: Students

Mechanical Engineering major Rachel Anderson, ’19 is part of the year-long Land O’Lakes’ Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders program, working with Land O’Lakes to find new ways to feed the world using fewer resources. Anderson, who had never travelled abroad before, was among the U of M students who traveled to South Africa and Tanzania in June. Their goal was to learn more about hunger,... Read more

Topics: Global Food Challenge, CSE

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 4:30pm

Categories: Students

The Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders travel to Africa June 17–29 to exchange ideas and learn more about hunger, agriculture, and sustainability. Joining the four student interns from the U of M—Rachel Anderson, Katie Atkins, Audrey Sebastian, and Peri Warren—are Dean Brian Buhr, Professor Paul Porter, and Mohammed Yakub, all from the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource... Read more

Topics: CFANS, Global Food Challenge

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 4:00pm

Categories: Students, Scholarships

Austin Kraft (far right, above) thought he knew how to be an effective leader. He was a drum major in his high school’s marching band and a captain of the speech team. He also got involved student government when he started at the U.

That changed after Kraft, who just finished his first year in the U’s College of Science and Engineering, took part in LeaderShape. Sponsored by Land O’... Read more

Topics: CSE

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 4:15pm

Categories: Students, Scholarships

Johanna Knorr, ’17 B.S., took the lead on a number of ventures while earning her degree in animal science/agricultural and food business management at the U of M. She was active in her college’s student board and mentor program, president of Beta of Clovia sorority, and manager of the Gopher Dairy Bar, which she says proudly served Land O’Lakes ice cream mix at the Minnesota State Fair.

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Topics: CFANS

Friday, January 27, 2017 - 10:45am

Categories: Students

“The LeaderShape program is contagious—once you participate, you will never be the same,” says Neil Mawah, a junior accounting major who attended the six-day leadership program during winter break 2017. “It challenges you to think deep and big, and to open your eyes to many possibilities as an aspiring leader.”

Neil was one of 60 U of M students participating in LeaderShape, a... Read more

Topics: LeaderShape, CSOM, CFANS, CSE

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 12:00pm

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

In September 2014, Land O’Lakes announced a landmark $25 million investment in the University of Minnesota through the year 2024. How is this investment making a difference? Find out by watching this short video highlighting some of the “greatest hits” of our partnership during the last two years.

Topics: About, Athletics, Students, Faculty, Recruitment, Research, By The Numbers

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