Blog Update
 collaboration
When the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders and their university mentors arrive in Arusha, Tanzania–the first leg on a 10-day visit to Africa–they’ll meet Malcolm Hatley. Malcolm is the director of Operations for the Public-Private Partnership for Artificial Insemination Delivery (PAID) program, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and implemented by Land O’Lakes International Development.
Blog Update
 collaboration
On my first Monday morning commute, I experienced an odd mix of emotions when the Land O’Lakes, Inc. headquarters office came into view. My feet were restless as the ability to create change grew more palpable, stimulating excitement painted my smile wide and, although partially due to the promise of a free breakfast, unrelenting nerves made my stomach churn. The first day of an incredibly unique internship experience was finally here.

Margaret Hegwood

Purdue University
Margaret Hegwood, from South Windsor, Connecticut, is studying biological engineering and biotechnology. Her love for engineering is fostered by her work with Purdue’s Global Engineering Programs and is joined by a strong passion for international development and cross-cultural understanding. She has experience working with the Mandela Washington Fellowship and researching with a Purdue Global Design Team. Both have inspired her commitment to help provide people around the world with more than just access to enough food, but to the proper nutrition needed to live a healthy life. Margaret is mentored by John Lumkes in the College of Engineering.