• NEWS
    Kaelber Remembered as Remarkable Leader
    College of the Atlantic founding president Ed Kaelber is remembered as a kind, bright soul with infectious optimism, brilliant interpersonal skills, and uncommon wisdom. He set the college on a solid path forward during its crucial first years, and continued to influence its success until his death at age 94.
  • NEWS
    Hard Data and Human Empathy [Science Magazine]
    A stint in the Russian Far East working to save endangered Siberian tigers and leopards from extinction shows College of the Atlantic President Darron Collins ’92 that biological information and census figures can only go so far without cross-cultural understanding.
  • NEWS
    COA Ranks High in Washington Monthly’s Best College Guide
    College of the Atlantic is the nation’s #20 Top Liberal Arts College, according to Washington Monthly’s 2017 College Rankings, jumping 26 spots from last year.


May 26th, 2018

  • May

    Contra Dance

    6:30pm, Jesup Memorial Library, Bar Harbor Dance the night away with the fine string music of Big Moose Band. Beginning and experienced dancers, students, families and all are welcome.

May 30th, 2018

June 9th, 2018

  • Jun
    Seniors pose for a photo at College of the Atlantic’s 2017 commencement.


    2:00pm, North Lawn Family, friends, alumni, and others gather for a grand sendoff for the College of the Atlantic class of 2018.