• NEWS
    Senior Nets Coveted Watson Fellowship
    College of the Atlantic senior Indiana Núñez Sharer ’20 will travel the world for a year studying motherhood, matriarchal communities, and how mothers use their collective voices to heal trauma and violence, following the award of a prestigious Thomas J. Watson Fellowship.
  • NEWS
    Lab Expands Testing of Arsenic in Well Water [Fox ABC Maine]
    Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, College of the Atlantic, and others are partnering on a program that offers area residents a chance to know what’s in their water, and gives students the opportunity to perform community-based environmental science.
  • NEWS
    Changemaker Internship Highlights Social Action
    An internship with Ashoka Japan, a branch of the world’s largest and oldest social entrepreneurship network, puts College of the Atlantic student Yoichiro Ashida ’20 on the forefront of social action in his hometown of Tokyo.


July 7th, 2020

  • Jul
    Tom Wessels

    Coffee & Conversation: Nature’s Narrative

    9:00am, Virtual Event Terrestrial ecologist Tom Wessels shares unique stories of New England’s natural history, including landscape histories and how to interpret them, unique plant adaptations, coevolved interactions, and special places to explore in New England. Wessels speaks with Todd Little-Siebold, professor of history and Latin American studies at COA.

July 14th, 2020

July 21st, 2020

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    Jonathan Lethem

    Coffee and Conversation: Storytelling at the End of Ideology

    9:00am, Virtual Event

    Novelist Jonathan Lethem discusses his recent writing at the intersection of ecology, dystopia and utopia, climate change, and science fiction. He also provides insight into how his time in Maine influences his work. Lethem is joined in conversation with Lynn Boulger, COA’s dean of institutional advancement.