Loyola University Maryland

American Studies

Sample Capstone Projects


The World War II Pacific Theater in Memoir and in Fiction (English and History)

Katie Kellermann

Presidents Wielding History: The Use of Historical Analogies in Modern Foreign Policy Rhetoric (Political Science & History)

Andrew Stegmaier


Psychiatric Centers in Books and Film of the 1960s (English and Sociology)

Genevieve Dalton

Bellows, Boxing, and Race in Early 20th-Century New York City (Art History and History)

Dimitri Linde

An Examination of the Glass-Steagall Act of 1933 (Political Science and History)

Raymond McDonough