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American Studies Grad Receives 2013 Williamson Medal

  • Teevens Caps F&M Experience With Williamson Medal

Alexis Teevens '13 (pictured), an American Studies major, caps her F&M experience with the Williamson Medal, the College's most prestigious award for academic achievement. Click here to read the story. (Photo by Melissa Hess)

Professors Reflect on 225 Years of F&M History

  • Historic image of Old Main

David Schuyler, the Arthur and Katherine Shadek Professor of Humanities and American Studies, and fellow historian David Stameshkin, retired F&M associate dean and prefect emeritus of Bonchek College House, recounted highlights of the College's 225-year history during a talk titled "Picture This: Images and Stories of F&M's History," during Common Hour on Nov. 8, 2012. Click here to read the story. Pictured above are from left, Goethean Hall, Old Main and Diagnothian Hall circa 1856. (Photo courtesy of Archives and Special Collections)

Students Delve into Rich Past of Landscape Architect

  • olmstead project

American Studies major Jill Schwartz '13 (center) and History major Jeff Schlossburg '14 (right) became Olmsted detectives over the summer of 2012, exploring letters written by Frederick Olmsted, architect of New York's Central Park and hundreds of other properties. They worked closely with AMS Professor David Schuyler (front) and Gregory Kaliss, associate editor of the Olmsted Papers. Click here to read more. (Photo by Tim Brixius)