• 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.
  • 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.


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July 9th, 2019

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    Terry Tempest Williams

    Coffee & Conversation: Americans Who Tell the Truth

    9:00am, Deering Common Community Center Painter Robert Shetterly discusses his portraits and narratives, hanging in the Blum Gallery from July 2–August 31, which highlight citizens who courageously address issues of social, environmental, and economic fairness. Shetterly speaks with Bonnie Tai, director of COA’s Educational Studies Program.