Major/MinorAmerican Studies major
Starr Center Student Associate
Erin Benz hails from Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, and will be graduating in 2016 as an American Studies major. As a Quill and Compass scholar, Erin was able to spend her pre-orientation trip aboard Chestertown’s own schooner, the Sultana, where she made many friends and many more great memories. During the summer of 2013, Erin was awarded a Comegys Bight Fellowship at the National Constitution Center.
As a member of Phi Alpha Theta and the history club, Erin has also participated in numerous history-related events such as the Blitz Ball and the Townball Tournament. She also plays percussion in the Symphonic Band and Jazz Ensemble during her “free” time. Erin became a Starr Center associate during her sophomore year and plans to stay at the Center for the rest of her student career.