Gopher Athletics celebrates Athletes Village with Land O'Lakes and other top donors

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:00am

Minnesota Athletes Village: Donor Grand Opening Event (Feb. 2018)

On February 14, the new Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence provided a perfect setting for the U of M to thank those who invested the most in Athletes Village. Speakers representing University leadership and Gopher student-athletes expressed gratitude and enthusiasm for the transformative effects of the new facilities.

Land O’Lakes CEO Chris Polinski also spoke, noting the company’s strategic partnership with the University and its interest in accessing excellent U of M talent upon graduation. Relive the highlights of the program with this video.

“When you invest in this program, you’re investing in men and women who are going to go out and have an incredible impact on this community, this state, and this country. We’re awfully proud of that.”

- U of M Athletic Director Mark Coyle