• April 11

    Two College of the Atlantic students have been appointed as Zero Waste Fellows with the Post Landfill Action Network’s Atlas Zero Waste Project to develop a Zero Waste Strategic Vision for COA.


  • April 10
    The College of the Atlantic Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that accomplished writer, ecologist, and innovative academic leader Dr. Sylvia Torti will succeed president Darron Collins, PhD ’92 at the end of the 2023-24 academic year.
  • April 7
    The College of the Atlantic Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that accomplished writer, ecologist, and innovative academic leader Dr. Sylvia Torti will succeed president Darron Collins, PhD ’92 at the end of the 2023-24 academic year.
  • April 4

    A long-term, community-engaged science project to grow resilience against climate change along Maine’s working waterfront has received $200,000 in grant funding from the Maine Community Foundation. The project engages multiple College of the Atlantic faculty members, students, and community stakeholders.


  • March 15
    College of the Atlantic Sharpe-McNally Chair of Green and Socially Responsible Business Jay Friedlander articulates and enacts an innovative approach to education that is both inspiring and practical.
  • March 4
    College of the Atlantic’s acquisition of the buildings at 141 Cottage St., including the space housing Bar Harbor Bicycle Shop and seven apartments, will help provide permanent housing for faculty and staff.
  • March 1 COA President Dr. Darron Collins ’92 gives a speech about the college’s commitment to elimina...
    College of the Atlantic is among a group of towns, school districts, and other organizations purchasing long-term renewable energy from the 14,000+ panel facility, which will help the school meet its goals of being fossil fuel free by 2030.
  • February 28
    Indigenous scholar Dr. Yuria Celidwen will present the keynote address at College of the Atlantic’s 51st commencement ceremony.
  • February 26 Forest of Organs, by Pamela Moulton, installation at Hewnoaks Artist Colony, 2021 (Derelict fishi...
    Artists Pamela Moulton and Serubiri Moses will spend time with students and share their work as part of the expanded College of the Atlantic Kippy Stroud Artists-in-Residence program.
  • February 15
    Great Cranberry Island homeowners are eligible for free energy audits and assistance making efficiency improvements following the award of a $200,000 Buildings Upgrade Prize to the College of the Atlantic Community Energy Center from the US Department of Energy.