• NEWS
    This Land Is the Only Land There Is [The Atlantic]
    For everyone who lives on land, the planet’s dangerously warmed future is already here, according to the United Nations-led Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Complex political issues and deep concerns from the world’s developing nations highlight the panel’s latest report, says College of the Atlantic global environmental politics professor Doreen Stabinsky.
  • NEWS
    Climate Negotiations Inspire Activism

    Members of College of the Atlantic’s student delegation to the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change return energized to act at home.

  • NEWS
    Students Strike for Climate Action
    The Downeast Maine Youth Climate Strike gathers students from College of the Atlantic and nearby Mount Desert Island High School to demand immediate and appropriate action against climate change. The midday event mirrors simultaneous strikes and walkouts in more than 2,000 cities worldwide.


October 10th, 2019

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    What’s Happening in the Amazon?

    4:10pm, McCormick Lecture Hall The devastating fires in the Amazon and steps people can take to contribute to the fight against environmental destruction are shared by College of the Atlantic students from areas affected by the blazes.

October 29th, 2019

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    The Akkats hydropower plant on the Lule River, Sweden.

    The Power of Rivers: Dams in Northern Sweden

    4:10pm, McCormick Lecture Hall Sara Löwgren ’20 joins the College of the Atlantic Human Ecology Forum to speak about her senior project exploring local perceptions of hydroelectric dams on the Lule river in Northern Sweden.