The Arboretum at Penn State


2018 Interns Photo

2018 Interns Photo

Last summer’s interns were (left to right) Heather Desorcie, Katie Lee, Gabrielle Stewart (education interns); Taylor Rowe (development intern); Lucy Rummier, Lauren Ebel, Hilary Snyder (horticulture interns). Not pictured: Graham Mills (arboriculture intern) and Deanna Homan (greenhouse intern).


Seasonal Interns 

There are both paid and unpaid seasonal positions. The areas in which interns work include horticulture, arboriculture, nursery production, and children’s garden education. Intern positions in the Office of Physical Plant are posted on the volunteer opportunities page¬†in the fall and interviews are conducted in January and February. Children’s garden internships are posted in January or February and interviews are scheduled in March.

2019 Arboretum OPP Summer Internships

2019 Childhood’s Gate Children’s Garden Internships