• September 6
    College of the Atlantic President Darron Collins ’92 calls for radical empathy, self-awareness, and respect as he officially opens the 2017-2018 school year. “We begin with the notion that we are all in this together,” he says, “champions of collaborative, institutional success.”
  • August 31
    College of the Atlantic’s yearly agricultural celebration features a keynote address by U.S. Representative Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) ’79 about regional and national food policy, food system workshops, and tours of COA Beech Hill Farm.
  • September 13
    Two College of the Atlantic seniors get an up-close, behind-the-scenes look at Acadia National Park and Schoodic Institute as COA’s first Acadia Scholars. The competitive internship program offers valuable, real-world experience for students interested in conservation, science, and communications careers.
  • September 5
    As the Trump administration rescinds the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, College of the Atlantic stands firmly for tolerance, equality, and an accessible education for all.
  • August 31
    College of the Atlantic is the nation’s #20 Top Liberal Arts College, according to Washington Monthly’s 2017 College Rankings, jumping 26 spots from last year.
  • August 31
    Rosemary Seton of College of the Atlantic’s Allied Whale marine mammal laboratory weighs in on the very real risks of rescuing whales.
  • August 18
    College of the Atlantic is named the #1 green college in the country in Sierra’s Cool Schools ranking for the second year in a row.
  • August 10
    With traditional economic fixes bringing only limited success, cooperative business ownership could help revitalize the state, College of the Atlantic economics professor Davis Taylor and Cooperative Development Institute member Rob Brown argue in Maine Policy Review.
  • July 29
    A weeklong forum of ideas and exchange examining the past, present, and future of American democracy takes place July 31-Aug 4 at College of the Atlantic’s inaugural Champlain Institute. Curated by National Constitution Center President and CEO Jeffrey Rosen, guests include Ryan Lizza of The New Yorker and marriage equality expert Kenji Yoshino.
  • July 19
    College of the Atlantic makes the list for a supportive and inclusive atmosphere, clubs that make space for students from many locations and walks of life, and events that let students show off their culture to the rest of campus.