Stories:

  • NEWS
    Lawmakers Laud COA Professor
    College of the Atlantic founding faculty member William Carpenter is recognized for “enriching the great State of Maine we all know and love” and inspiring generations of leaders during his nearly five-decades of teaching literature and creative writing at COA.
  • NEWS
    Beloved Founding Faculty Member Retires

    College of the Atlantic founding faculty member, literature and creative writing professor, novelist, and poet William Carpenter steps away from teaching after nearly five decades with the college.

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    Looking Back on Nearly 50 Years of Human Ecology
    College of the Atlantic creative writing professor and founding faculty member Dr. Bill Carpenter shares a humorous, heartfelt reflection on the history of the college at the annual Laurel Ceremony for graduating seniors.