The Institute’s public programs welcome elected officials and community leaders to create a dialogue around critical issues facing our nation. In 2017, the Institute’s programs are focusing on how citizens and elected officials can create change at the local, state, and federal levels. How do we create social, political, and economic change in our communities? What avenues do U.S. Senators and other elected officials have? How do the two intersect?
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Saturday, December 2, 2017, 2:00 PM
Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, Columbia Point
In this live, multi-player game, players deliberate, negotiate, and create new laws. Using interactive technology, participants grapple with issues of civil liberties, corporate interests, and national security. As a Senator for a day, each player must decide what is best for the future of the nation.