The JFK Hyannis Museum is proud to announce that Katie Curran, student and JFK Hyannis Museum intern, was featured in CBS Boston News' Eye On Education: Project Next Generation. Curran’s dream was to start a movement to stop a growing problem: young people aren’t voting. She then created and funded her own organization doing all the research by herself. [...]
On a beautiful Tuesday morning, the sun was shining as Mr. Robert Luddington began his lecture about the interior design of the Kennedy Compound, beginning with the tradition in the Kennedy family and the memorial book that was created for Mrs. Rose Kennedy, the mother of the legendary family. Mr. Luddington spoke about how he [...]
Jack and Bobby: Brothers First By: Andrea Spencer On Tuesday, June 9th on a warm, overcast morning, a crowd gathered in the courtyard of the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum to celebrate the Grand Opening of the new exhibit, Jack and Bobby: Brothers First. The exhibit covers the duration of the relationship, from childhoods spent [...]
The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum Foundation is excited to announce the winners of its 2015 Scholarship Essay Contest. The winners are Sara Buscher and Julia Tager, seniors at Falmouth High School and Sturgis Charter Public School respectively. Sara and Julia will each be awarded a scholarship of $2,500 for submitting essays which demonstrated a [...]
On April 10th the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum Foundation sponsored a Youth Ambassadorship Committee program at the Museum. The students in attendance were prospective members of the Museum’s Youth Ambassador Program, which is comprised of 11th and 12th graders who have a strong understanding of history, and a deep passion for civic service. As [...]
Sunday April 19th, Cape Cod middle school students gathered at the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum on the weekend of the 119th Boston Marathon to honor Martin Richard, the eight-year-old 2013 Boston Marathon bombing victim. Project Next Generation, a civics and leadership educational organization, was founded by seventeen-year-old Katie Curran. Katie Curran, a Cape Cod [...]
President John F. Kennedy, Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy – impressive titles for two extraordinary men, who grew up as two brothers, Jack and Bobby. Although they were born eight years apart, they formed a powerful bond of trust and understanding that created one of politics’ most formidable teams. The 2015 Special Exhibition, Jack & [...]
View pictures from Moya Brennan's performance at the Museum on the Cape Cod Times websites here.