The summer of 2022 featured conversations with authors, scientists, activists, scholars, artists, researchers, and thought leaders.

Check back here for information about summer 2023 as it becomes available.

Coffee & Conversation

The Coffee & Conversation series features discussions between a guest and a COA faculty member or trustee. They are held every Tuesday morning in July and August. 

Summer Institute

The College of the Atlantic Summer Institute is a week-long ideas festival that welcomes leaders from around the world to share their expertise and thoughts on the most pressing issues of our time. Last year, the topic was Our One and Only Ocean, and the Institute ran from July 25-29, 2022.

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All Coffee & Conversation and Summer Institute sessions are free and open to the public, but registration is required for both in person and virtual participation. 

COVID-19 Precautions

Currently we expect to hold all summer events in person and request that attendees be fully vaccinated. All speaking events will also be livestreamed on our website. 

Have questions about any of these events? Contact Wes Norton at 207-801-5627.