• NEWS
    COA Names Two Acadia Scholars
    Competitive, paid internship program places two College of the Atlantic students in Acadia National Park or Schoodic Institute for a summer of outdoor work, networking, and opportunities to develop their expertise in natural resource conservation management.
  • NEWS
    Acadia Scholars Program Marks First Season
    Two College of the Atlantic seniors get an up-close, behind-the-scenes look at Acadia National Park and Schoodic Institute as COA’s first Acadia Scholars. The competitive internship program offers valuable, real-world experience for students interested in conservation, science, and communications careers.
  • NEWS
    Commencement Includes Student Perspectives
    From biomedical research to agriculture, and renewable energy to alternative literature, the interests of this year’s senior graduation speakers represent the variety and depth of human ecology.


October 14th, 2018

October 16th, 2018

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    Naturalist Tate Bushell explores getting to know a place at College of the Atlantic's Human Ecology Forum.

    To Know a Place – Inventory and Research at Little Long Pond

    4:10pm, McCormick Lecture Hall Mt. Desert Island Land and Garden Preserve Natural Lands Director Tate Bushell discusses his work getting to know 1,200 acres of land sandwiched between Acadia National Park and the ocean, and shares opportunities for College of the Atlantic students to get involved, at COA’s Human Ecology Forum.

October 19th, 2018

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    Children learning about the spooky side of nature at the Dorr Museum

    The Nature of Halloween

    5:00pm, George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History Join Acadia National Park rangers and COA students for a spooky evening of fun and learning at the Dorr Museum!


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