• NEWS
    Founding faculty member Bill Carpenter to publish third novel
    “Silence,” the new book from College of the Atlantic professor emeritus and founding faculty member Bill Carpenter, examines the bitter legacy of 9/11 through the experiences of a young Iraq war veteran returning home to Maine. “Carpenter has a reputation for shining an unvarnished light of truth into some darker subjects, and ‘Silence’ is his most ambitious endeavor yet.”
  • NEWS
    Beloved Founding Faculty Member Retires

    College of the Atlantic founding faculty member, literature and creative writing professor, novelist, and poet William Carpenter steps away from teaching after nearly five decades with the college.

  • NEWS
    Deep Water: ‘Dandelions’ by Maya Critchfield [Press Herald]
    Maya Critchfield grew up in Southern Maine and graduated from College of the Atlantic in 2016 after studying fiber arts, creative writing and graphic design.


August 3rd, 2021

  • Aug

    Making Something from Everything

    9:30am, Davis Center for Human Ecology Artist Ashley Bryan joins College of the Atlantic professors of visual arts Dru Colbert and Nancy Andrews for this COA 2021 Coffee and Conversation talk about Bryan’s many decades crafting whimsical puppets. Please note Ashley Bryan will be joining virtually.