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Student interns could ride away with a HarleySubmitted: 04/23/2018
MILWAUKEE - Students willing to spend the summer on a Harley could ride off with a free motorcycle.

Harley-Davidson is making the offer for those who join its summer internship program.

Eight college students or recent graduates will be paid to ride a Harley and share their adventures on social media.

They'll keep their bikes at the end of the twelve week internship.

The Milwaukee based motorcycle maker says it will teach the interns how to ride and compensate them for their travels.

Harley-Davidson says is looking for those people who have the ability to create social media content on the fly.

Applicants need to be at least 18 years and looking to pursue a career in social media.

Story By: Associated Press

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