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INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Office of U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan

Senator Maggie Hassan attends an event at Dartmouth College in spring term of 2015. Photo by Eli Burakian. 

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PLEASE NOTE: This opportunity is listed for reference only. The deadline to apply has passed.

This is an unpaid internship opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center. Such opportunities are posted in an effort to help students find a leave-term internship experience in public policy or a social sciences related area. Such postings do not constitute an endorsement by the Center of the political objectives of any one person or organization.  

Organization Name: Office of U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan

Position Type: Internship - Unpaid

Location: Washington, D.C.; Portsmouth, N.H.; Manchester, N.H.

Sector: Government

Start Date:  Summer 2018

Wage or benefits: N/A

Time Commitment: Up to 40 hours per week for at least 8 weeks

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: March 15th (D.C., Manchester and Portsmouth offices)

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Brief Description of the organization:

Democratic Senator Maggie Hassan is a U.S. Senator from New Hampshire.

Brief Description of the Intern’s role or key qualifications: 

The Washington, D.C. internship gives students the opportunity to learn how the Senate functions and how it interacts with the House of Representatives, as well as the Executive and Judicial branches of the federal government. Interns may have the opportunity to sit-in on committee hearings and briefings, assist with legislative projects, attend educational events in and around Washington, D.C., and lead Capitol tours. Interns will also assist with mail room duties, provide administrative support, and participate in front office staffing. 

The New Hampshire internships provides a local perspective on how our office helps constituents resolve issues involving federal agencies. Other opportunities may include attending community meetings, processing constituent mail, drafting letters, and conducting policy research. 

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