Internship Spotlight: Welcome Days Education First High School Exchange Year

By: Wendy Bauman, Agricultural Communication and Marketing This summer, I served as a group leader at Welcome Days, which is a program that is part of Education First (EF) High School Exchange Year (HSEY). EF is an international education company and has many branches, one of which is High School Exchange Year. High School Exchange […]

Internship Spotlight: Anoka and Dakota County 4-H

By: Megan Slater, Agricultural Communication and Marketing This summer and fall I had the privilege of working with Anoka and Dakota County 4-H. As an intern for the 4-H program I ran several activities such as summer outreach programs, recruitment events, and of course, getting ready for the County Fair! The biggest role I had […]

Internship Spotlight: U of MN Poultry Extension

By: Renae Larson, Agricultural Communication and Marketing Renae strikes a pose in a giant egg chair during her internship My internship with University of Minnesota-Extension Poultry allowed me to experience what it was like to be a communicator within the agricultural livestock industry.  I spent most of my time working in an office on the university’s […]

Internship Spotlight: Mighty Spark Food Co.

By: Leanne Adamsky, Agricultural Communication and Marketing My internship over the summer was with a local craft meat company called Mighty Spark Food Co. I was hired as one of their five experiential marketing interns. In this role, I worked alongside four other college students to run our stand at the Minneapolis Farmers Market. Our role […]

Internship Spotlight: Extension Agriculture & Horticulture Intern

By: Katherine Gathje, Agricultural Communication & Marketing Major Katherine and a fellow intern spent a day filming for the video series they created My name is Katherine Gathje, and this summer I had the opportunity to serve as the Extension Agriculture and Horticulture Intern for Meeker and McLeod Counties. I really enjoyed the variety each […]