• 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.
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    Science Project Offers Free Well Testing
    Private well owners on the northern half of Mount Desert Island who are curious about the potential presence of arsenic and other elements in their drinking water are encouraged to join a groundwater study led by College of the Atlantic earth sciences professor Dr. Sarah Hall and student Gabriela Moroz ’21.
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    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.


September 17th, 2019

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    Still from "In The Body of the Sturgeon" (2017), by Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley.

    Kippy Stroud Artist Residency Public Lecture

    6:00pm, Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center The inaugural guests of the College of the Atlantic Kippy Stroud Artist-in-Residence Program screen their video work and discuss their artistic process at the first College of the Atlantic Human Ecology Forum of the fall term.

September 18th, 2019

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    Lobster and Solar Celebration

    4:30pm, Cranberry Isles Fishermen’s Co-op College of the Atlantic, Island Institute, and other partners join the Cranberry Isles Fishermen’s Co-op to celebrate the installation of a 45kW solar electric system spurred by a free energy audit from the COA Community Energy Center.