About the Institute
The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate (the EMK Institute) is dedicated to educating the public about our government, invigorating public discourse, encouraging participatory democracy, and inspiring the next generation of citizens and leaders. We believe that the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate will be one of the leading organizations working to turn the tide on civic education. Offering a new model for education and outreach, the EMK Institute will invite the American public into the discourse on the challenges facing the nation. Toward that end, the EMK Institute will be a portal into the legislative process and a training ground for the decision-makers of the future.
Visitor Services Manager
The Visitor Services Manager leads the Visitor Services and Gift shop teams and is responsible for managing all the operations of both the “front of house” customer service experience, and the “back of house” IT tools, financial recordkeeping, cash management tasks, and services data collection and analysis required for effective operations.
Senate Immersion Module (SIM) Staff - Part Time
The Senate Immersion Module (SIM) Staff - Part Time, reporting to the Education Producer, is primarily responsible for assisting in the facilitation of the Senate Immersion Module Program, including semi-scripted role-playing of party whips, expert witnesses, Senate staffers, and others.
Edward M. Kennedy Institute Education & Visitor Experience Volunteer Program
The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate offers individuals the opportunity to serve Senator Kennedy’s legacy through its Education & Visitor Experience Volunteer Program.
Edward M. Kennedy Institute Education & Visitor Experience Internship
Senator Kennedy believed that each person possesses the power to effect positive change within his or her community. Through this internship program, the Institute aims to further the Senator’s legacy of service by developing a team of passionate and engaged interns to work directly with the Institute’s Education and Visitor Experience team.