American Studies at Carleton College

  • Deborah Appleman with 2017 SeniorsDeborah Appleman with 2017 Seniors

  • American Studies majors 2016Deborah Appleman, Lucia Webb, Sophie Buchmueller, Jeffrey Bissoy-Mattis, Elizabeth McKinsey, Maja Black, Abby Easton and Rich Keiser

  • American Studies picnicDeborah Appleman, Charlie Gillmer, Raina van Duym, Hannah Reed, Natalie Reinhart and Elena Ondich at Red Barn Farm in Northfield

  • AMST Class of 2015 Baseball ShirtTori Ostenso and Lilly Athamanah posing with the AMST Class of 2015 baseball shirts that they designed

  • American Studies directors, past and present.Current AMST director Deborah Appleman with past director Robert Bonner (1997-2001).

  • American Studies majors 2015Charlie Gillmer, Raina van Duym, Natalie Reinhart, Sarah Goodman, Tori Ostenso, Deborah Appleman, Hannah Reed, Elena Ondich, Lilly Athamanah, Emily Teresa Pence, and Ia Vang

  • AMST 2016 ToastJeffrey Bissoy-Mattis, Lucia Webb, Sophie Buchmueller, Rich Keiser, Abby Easton, Maja Black and Deborah Appleman.

  • Goodsell Observatory

The Carleton American Studies program provides the opportunity for students and faculty from all disciplines to come together to study and teach aspects of American culture.