Welcome to the blog page for Agricultural Education, Communication and Marketing at the University of Minnesota. Our mission is to prepare students to be successful leaders, educators, and communicators in the agricultural, food, and natural resources career field. We are committed to student success and to helping students achieve their educational and career goals. We invite [...]


Internship Spotlight: Foodist Films

By: Cassidy Murray, Agricultural Communication & Marketing Major I had the amazing opportunity to be an intern for a small food marketing company called Foodist Films. Foodist Films does video marketing for dedicated food brands. They create and develop video marketing strategies to effectively engage customers with their favorite foods, focusing on what fans crave [...]

Internship Spotlight: YMCA Camp Ihduhapi

By: Alex Gustafson, Agricultural Communication & Marketing Major I participated in an internship program with the YMCA at a day camp called Camp Ihduhapi. Having worked there as a counselor in the past, I had certain expectations upon being brought onto the team again as a nature educator. While other counselors predominantly were in charge of [...]

Internship Spotlight: U of M Department of Soil, Water, & Climate

By: Christopher Graff, Agricultural Communication & Marketing Major I had an internship with the University of Minnesota’s Department of Soil, Water, and Climate (SWAC), which provided me the opportunity to work on many different projects being carried out by the field crew researchers. I was even able to help lead part of our crew. Throughout [...]

Internship Spotlight: Channel 44 Evansville, IN & U.S. Army

By: Jake Scodro, Agricultural Communication and Marketing Over the summer, when I was employed by Channel 44, in Evansville, Indiana. I worked within the creative services department. Each day I helped write the 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. promotions, gathered news stories from anchors, wrote anchors a 10- to 15-second script; 15 seconds for the [...]