Counselors

Carolyn Larson

Carolyn Larson

Transfer Admissions Counselor

College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS)

University of Minnesota

Direct: 612-624-3220
Toll Free: 1-800-752-1000
Email: cllarson@umn.edu

Hometown: Eagan, MN

Why students should consider the University of Minnesota Twin Cities: Students should consider the University of Minnesota Twin Cities because of our dedication to student success. The faculty and staff at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities are not only passionate about their fields, they are passionate about their students. The University and all that work here are here to guide and support you from major selection to finding and starting a career that inspires you!

Favorite class or student organization that's offered at the U of M: Project Food Security (also known as Universities Fighting World Hunger). Project Food Security (PFS) is an organization dedicated to finding ongoing solutions for local and global hunger. Their work makes a lasting impact at the campus and community level!

Most inspirational U of M alum: I am most inspired by 1970 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Norman Borlaug. Dr. Borlaug made it his mission to feed a hungry world. His revolutionary work developing high yield wheat varieties that were weather adaptive and disease resistant is largely responsible for what is referred to today as the "Green Revolution". His work makes me proud to work for the University of Minnesota!

Favorite random fact about the University: Our Gopher Dairy Club manages the Gopher Dairy Bar at the Minnesota State Fair!

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