Washington College’s C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience is dedicated to fostering innovative approaches to the American past and present. Through educational programs, scholarship and public outreach, and a special focus on written history, the Starr Center seeks to bridge the divide between the academic world and the public at large.
Starr Center Stories
The all-star acoustic trio will perform the second of three free riverfront concerts hosted by the C.V. Starr Center and held on the Custom House lawn.
Nick Bunker’s financially astute countdown to the American Revolution portrays vividly the economic stresses and political mistakes that brought England to war with her colonies.
2015 George Washington Book Prize winner Nick Bunker along with finalists Richard Dunn, Francois Furstenberg and Eric Nelson were honored at a black tie gala at Mount Vernon on May 20. The winner of one...
WC’s Adam Goodheart has penned a poignant cover story for the April issue of National Geographic, merging the sad history of how Americans mourned Lincoln’s death with diverse views about his legacy today.