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This is the latest in a series of student profiles and their senior projects. Brooklyn Baron is a COA student from Silver City, New Mexico. She will graduating in June and has been working on her senior research project, a work of fiction. She explains,   “For my senior project, I am writing a novella […]


The Human Ecology Forum presents author Dan Mahoney: “Sound Language: A Reading” on Tuesday, April 28 at 4:10 in the McCormick Lecture Hall. Dan is the author of “Sunblind Almost Motorcrash” a book of prose poems / mirco-fictions reviewing imaginary albums and the imaginary bands that created these imaginary albums. The talk is free and […]

This is the latest in a series of profiles of student work at College of the Atlantic. Nicholas Urban ’15 has finished his senior project, entitled: “A Feasibility Assessment of College of the Atlantic’s Energy Goals.” He explains: “The purpose of my senior project was to test the feasibility of the ‘Energy Framework,’ a document […]

Alix Hopkins will speak at the Human Ecology Forum Tuesday, April 21st at 4:10 pm in the McCormick Lecture Hall. The title of her talk is “A Park is a Gift: Communicating the essence of conservation and community.” The talk is free and open to the public. Alix has worked in collaborative land conservation, communications, […]


Robert Franek, Senior VP of The Princeton Review: “We strongly recommend College of the Atlantic and the other fine colleges in this guide to the many environmentally-minded students who seek to study and live at green colleges.” BAR HARBOR – College of the Atlantic is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the nation, […]

College of the Atlantic will host its annual Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. Activities include performing arts presentations, discussions with “green” architects and renewable energy experts, Earth Day-themed arts and crafts, a family bike ride, make your own soap with The COA Zero Waste Club, food vendors, and booths with […]

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College of the Atlantic student Eliza Oldach ’15 has been awarded a Research Fulbright grant to study marine ecology at the University of Canterbury (UC) in Christchurch, New Zealand. The highly competitive Fulbright US Student Program provides merit-based grants for international educational exchanges.  She is the first COA student to receive the award. “I really couldn’t have […]