Schwan's Establishes BBE Graduate Fellowship

September 3, 2015

Ms. Snober Ahmed, Ph.D. student working with faculty advisor Prof. Abbas, is the proud recipient of the first ever Schwan Graduate Fellowship in BBE.
We sincerely appreciate Schwan Food's kind generosity and support of the University of Minnesota, and our department.

More information about Schwan Food's generosity to the University of Minnesota found at
More information on Ms. Ahmed, and her faculty advisor Professor Abbas' research, see

Pictured left to right: 
Stacey Fowler Meittunen, SVP Product Innovation & Development with the Schwan Food Company
Snober Ahmed, first recipeint of the Schwan Food Company Graduate Fellowship and BBE Ph.D. student
Dr. Shri Ramaswamy, BBE Department Head and Professor
Jeff Varcoe, VP Food Safety & Quality with the Schwan Food Company
Julie Simonson, VP Research & Development with the Schwan Food Company

Recipient Ms. Ahmed pictured with Schwan Food Co. Leadership