The Learning by Leading (LxL) program seeks to build a network of student-led teams —supported by Cornell Botanic Gardens’ staff and resources —that are passionate about environmental issues, skilled in collaboration and communication, and capable of adapting to and overcoming challenges.

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Garden Ambassadors

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More about our student engagement programs!

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Internship Program

Our summer internship program provides an educational and work experience involving hands-on training that builds on classroom learning.

Graduate Study

A one-year Masters of Professional Studies degree program for individuals interested in leading botanical gardens, arboreta, and similar organizations.

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