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    Leaders journey in the great outdoors
    The College of the Atlantic outdoor leadership program helps students develop wilderness survival skills while generating confidence, building community, and experiencing the beauty, and awe, of Maine’s rugged landscape.
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    Wilderness Trip Reaches for the Heights
    College of the Atlantic’s Outdoor Orientation Programs (OOPs) include hiking, kayaking, rock climbing, and more, giving incoming students opportunities to discover themselves, their classmates, and the great outdoors. The Baxter Peaks trip sends students on a six-day journey through Maine’s rugged Baxter State Park.
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    Welcome to Alt-Freshman Orientation: Veganism 101 and Intro to Zine Making
    While most universities welcome students with basic orientation and campus tours, others, like College of the Atlantic, are turning to hiking, sea kayaking and student-designed courses, according to The Guardian.