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ARMAS in Education community partners includes but is not limited to the US Forest Service, Las Vegas Fish and Wildlife Refuge and Hermits Peak Watershed Alliance. These partners have enriched the lives of the interns with specific professional skills and experiences.


Intern positions pay $10.00 per hour up to 15 hours per week during the Spring and Fall semesters and Summer up to 40 hours per week.  The selected interns may be required to enroll and attend a Professional Development Course at the intern's expense if the student is scheduled more than an 18 credit hour load.



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Highlands Student Gets Firsthand Organic Farming Experience ​Las Vegas, N.M. – A Highlands University conservation management student enjoyed getting her  hands dirty this summer learning about horticulture through an organic farming internship.Karlee Rogers worked at V’s Organic Farm in Buena Vista, New Mexico, doing everything from sampling and testing soil to harvesting crops and helping build a new greenhouse. “This has been an incredible opportunity to gain firsthand knowledge in horticulture and organic farming,” said Rogers, a 20-year-old Las Vegas, New Mexico, native. “I learned how to create different healthy environments for plants through natural methods like using chicken manure rather than herbicides and pesticides. I loved

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