Upcoming Events

Chinese Career Fair

Monday, January 9, 1:00 pm-5:30 pm
China Financial Information Center, Shanghi

The China Center is hosting a Chinese Career Open Day in the business and finance sections. 

1:00pm- 1:30 pm: Registration and Networking
1:30pm-3:30pm: Career Development Forum
3:30pm-5:30pm: Career Fair & Open Interview

To register, click here. 

Environmental Internship and Career Fair

Wednesday, February 8, 1:00p.m.-5:00 p.m.
North Star Ballroom, St. Paul Student Center

Does your company or organization need an intern or looking for that entry-level talent? Attend the Environmental Internship and Career Fair to connect with students who are looking for summer 2017 internships and full-time employment. Have you graduated within the last two year and are looking for a position in the environmental area? You are welcome to attend this Career Fair and connect with employers looking to hire that entry level talent!

Connect with CFANS undergraduate and graduate students (and recent alumni) for your hiring needs as we kick off the spring recruiting season. This career fair is hosted in partnership with Career and Internship Services and the College of Biological Sciences. Learn more about this rewarding event for students, alumni and industry professionals hereQuestions? Contact Sharon Heron at sheron@umn.edu or 612-624-9421.

Big Ten Alumni Night with the Minnesota Timberwolves

Friday, February 10, 7pm

Big Ten Night includes a ticket to the game and special happy hour prior to tip-off for the first 100 ticket holders for each school. Following the game all ticket holders will get the chance to take a free throw on the Timberwolves court!

Cost: Tickets start at $20

Website: www.timberwolves.com/
Promo code: GopherAlumni

Minnesota 4-H Celebration

Saturday, February 18, 6:00 p.m.
Earle Brown Heritage Center: 6155 Earle Brown Drive, Brooklyn Center

This is a joyful annual celebration of the special and lasting impact Minnesota 4-H has across our state. Please join us for a lively evening of music, Minnesota-grown food and up-close conversations with 4-H youth who are preparing for future careers in Minnesota and beyond. More details.

HortSci Grows Event

Wednesday, March 29
University of Minnesota-St. Paul Campus

Every year the seeds planted in the department grow beyond the walls of the University. Students graduate to pursue jobs across the country, post-docs move on to industry and faculty positions, and innovative research opens up even more questions to be answered. We invite alumni and friends of the department to save the date for HortSci Grows, a day celebrating where we've been and where we're going.

Come to campus to network with professionals, learn about research happening around ornamental crops, meet Royal Heins, and see what students are doing in our first ever poster competition (or help judge). Save the date, and we hope to see you there!

The Conservation Biology Graduate Program’s 3rd Annual Research Spotlight Fundraiser

April 11, 5:30pm

Midwest Farm Energy Conference

June 13-14
West Central Research and Outreach Center

The 2017 Midwest Farm Energy Conference will showcase optimized and cost-effective energy systems for dairy, and swine production systems. Join us on June 13-14, 2017 at the U of MN West Central Research and Outreach Center, Morris, MN, for practical information for agricultural producers regarding energy technologies for Midwest farms. June 13th will focus on renewable energy initiatives for dairy farms, and June 14th will emphasize renewable energy technologies for swine production. Early bird registration available until April 1, 2017. For more information, visit the energy conference website.