Foreign Exchange Program


Tori Rasmussen

IFYE 2023 Outbound Tori Rasmussen

IFYE 2023 Outbound Tori Rasmussen

South Dakota to Tanzania (Fall)

Current Status/Future Goals:

  • Seeking a degree in International Relations.
  • Seeking a career working with different governments to find sustainable agricultural practices and help find solutions to major industry problems.
  • Striving to “ignite a passion for agriculture in those around me.”

Previous International Experience(s): 

  • Scotland (four months) on a university student exchange program.
  • British Isles as part of the Student Ambassador Program spending four nights with a host family in Dublin, Ireland.

Ag-Related Experience(s):

  • Worked on family farm.
  • 4-H member and officer for more than a decade.
  • FFA member.
  • South Dakota State FFA Secretary and American FFA Degree.

Other Experience(s): 

  • Girls State Senate.
  • Majority Whip for the American Legion Auxiliary.
  • Page for the South Dakota Legislature.


  • Art
  • Reading
  • Western dancing
  • Hiking, watching sunrises and sunsets

Click the play button below to listen to Tori as she shares her background and family, how she got her passion for ag, education, goals for her future as well as her upcoming adventure of a lifetime!

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