• May 26
    Geological explorations bring College of the Atlantic senior Spencer Gray to regional scientific conferences to discuss new findings made near COA’s offshore research stations on Great Duck Island and Mount Desert Rock.
  • May 23
    COA’s annual graduation celebration will draw alumni, family, and friends from near and far to the college’s beautiful waterfront campus. Poet, essayist, and cultural critic Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib is this year’s keynote speaker.
  • May 2
    College of the Atlantic will undergo a comprehensive reaccreditation evaluation visit by a team representing the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges this fall and is seeking public comment on the matter.
  • April 3
    A select group of students will join the frontlines of cutting-edge genetic science thanks to a new academic collaboration between The Jackson Laboratory and College of the Atlantic.
  • May 16
    [Re]Produce, a sustainable farm-surplus venture pioneered by Anita van Dam ’19 and Grace Burchard ’17, takes first place, and a $5,000 cash prize, at the 2017 University of Maine Business Challenge Finals.
  • May 14
    College of the Atlantic’s campus is cited by Travel and Leisure as the most alluring in Maine with its seaside location and the Turrets’ storybook charm.
  • May 14
    An experimental marine science track at Deer Isle-Stonington High School, implemented in part by principal Todd West ’00, may be at the forefront of a national movement to cater high school curricula to local community culture.
  • May 10
    The Maine Music Educators Association celebrates its 100th anniversary this month with the performance of a special orchestral piece written by College of the Atlantic Composer in Residence John Cooper.
  • May 8
    Peabody Museum of Archeology and Ethnology Curator of Visual Anthropology Ilisa Barbash presents documentary films and controversial museum images at College of the Atlantic and Reel Pizza Cinerama.
  • May 8
    Maine Public Radio invites College of the Atlantic Steve K. Katona Chair in Marine Science Dr. Sean Todd, alongside fellow scholars from University of Maine and non-profit Marine Mammals of Maine, for an update on the research, rescue, and more of Maine’s marine mammal population.