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
A Veterans Day performance staged in Decker Theatre was built around student interviews with area veterans of WWII, conducted for the C.V. Starr Center’s StoryQuest oral histories project.
Brittany Weaver ’14 talks about her experience at the Center for Civil and Human Rights and her time at Washington College.
Washington College recently celebrated the 10th year of the George Washington Book Prize. 2014 winner Andrew Jackson O’Shaughnessy visited campus on Nov. 7th.
Sailing aboard the 18th-century schooner Sultana , a group of first-year students explored the rich history of the Chesapeake Bay. Organized by Washington College’s C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience, this ...