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Careers with a calling — U.S. teens seek more than just work

April 18, 2023

CFANS Insights survey shows that 90 percent of high schoolers are interested in careers that make a difference in solving global challenges


BBSEM team receives 2023 University of Minnesota Systemwide Sustainability Collaborative Team Impact Award

April 17, 2023

Graduate student group, Life Cycle, Thinking, Engagement, Assessment, and Modeling (LCTEAM) receive the 2023 University of Minnesota Systemwide Sustainability Collaborative Team Impact Award.


BBE gala raises funds for scholarships

April 14, 2023

BBE hosted a fundraising gala on April 13 in support of BBE student scholarships.


Pursuing food equity with engineering

March 6, 2023

As Madison Stoltzman's interest in food engineering grew, she became increasingly focused on food security and sustainability, and how engineering could provide a way for her to have an impact on many lives.


SSM student Autumn and her next steps after graduation

March 1, 2023

BBE student ambassadors Matteo Bellazzini and Nick Ramberg interview SSM student Autumn Saign, discussing her experiences in SSM before graduation this May.


Alumni Spotlight - Jeff Chambers

February 24, 2023

Jeff Chambers is a Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering alumnus currently working as a senior product developer at 3M.


SSM Student Spotlight - Katie Nesheim

February 23, 2023

Katie Nesheim is a Sustainable Systems Management major in the Product Business Management specialization. Read about why she chose to pursue SSM!


BBE Student Spotlight - Kyle Wist

February 23, 2023

Kyle Wist is a Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering major in the Biorpoducts Engineering specialization. Read about why Kyle chose to pursue BBE.


A non-traditional path to BBE

February 16, 2023

From managing a cooperative farm out in California, to taking time away from school to pursue a co-op at Westrock as a process engineer, Jason Beck’s path to the BBE program has been unconventional and unique.


Five questions with Alice: Meet an SSM student

February 9, 2023

Sustainable systems management (SSM) student Alice Lesch shares what inspired her to choose her major, how she's involved on campus and where she hopes her career path will lead.