First MPS Class Walks in Graduation

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Cal Poly’s inaugural class of MPS in Dairy Products Technology students participated in the university’s 2014 spring commencement on June 14.

The five candidates will now participate in their required 10-week, paid summer internships. Following completion of their oral examinations in September, they will enter the workforce with graduate degree credentials.

The students and their respective internship sponsors, shown from left to right, are: Jenny Peng (Leprino Foods); Taryn Yee (Land O’Lakes); Nauman Hayat (Hilmar Cheese); Jessica Tu (Land O’Lakes); and Eileen Purner (Leprino Foods).