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CPI was the perfect shot for Uhlig

He’s the guy who never misses a home football game, the guy on campus who always has a camera in his hands. He’s Austin Uhlig, a senior digital design and development major from Omaha, Nebraska. The former soccer player dove head first into his summer internship with Cooperative Producers, Inc. (CPI), a farmer-owned agricultural cooperative …

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Marketing classes gave Jagels the confidence to succeed at Burlington Capital

Burlington Capital is a leading investment management firm that creates and pursues innovative business ventures through its experience, knowledge and relationships in the areas of real estate and international agribusiness. According to Hastings College senior Madison Jagels, interning at Burlington Capital was the perfect way to build her portfolio. Jagels, a marketing and digital design …

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Liberal arts education prepared Mills for career in social media marketing

The prevalence of social media marketing in today’s society has produced job opportunities in a brand-new industry, one that Hastings College alumnus Casey Mills ‘08 has taken advantage of. Though his college education was focused on print journalism rather than marketing, today he works as the director of social media at Swanson Russell, one of …

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Akotaobi aims to grow concepts of equity, diversity and inclusion

After graduating from Hastings College in 2006, Uzo Akotaobi had no idea where he would go. He just knew he needed a job in human resources where he could devote his career to building strong organizational cultures by empowering diverse groups, developing strong leaders and welcoming concepts of equity, diversity and inclusion. Originally from Denver, …

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