Ambassador Donald P. Gregg will speak at a Human Ecology Forum Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 4:10 p.m. in the McCormick Lecture Hall at College of the Atlantic. The talk is free and open to the public.

Korea expert, former diplomat to deliver Human Ecology Forum talk BAR HARBOR, MAINE — Ambassador Donald P. Gregg will speak at a Human Ecology Forum Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 4:10 p.m. in the McCormick Lecture Hall at College of the Atlantic. The talk is free and open to the public. Gregg has just published “Pot […]

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The following is a remembrance written by Life Trustee Sam Hamill of Trustee Emeritus Dan Pierce, 80, who passed away at Mount Desert Island Hospital on July 4. I’d like to tell about an important episode in Dan Pierce’s rich philanthropic life. As many of you know, his grandfather, Charles Eliot, was among the Western […]

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Listing says COA is among nation’s ‘affordable elite’ BAR HARBOR — College of the Atlantic was recently named among the top 100 liberal arts colleges in the country, is among the top 100 “affordable elite” colleges in America, and is one of four Maine colleges offering the “best bang for the buck,” according to Washington […]

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International activism; members of school’s Earth in Brackets invited to take part in ‘Social PreCOP’ MARGARITA ISLAND, VENEZUELA — College of the Atlantic students, alumni, and Professor Doreen Stabinsky took part in an international forum that’s bringing the voice of average citizens to United Nations climate change talks. At the invitation of the Venezuelan government, […]

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The following is the text of remarks by renowned journalist Bill Moyers at the Fund For Maine Islands Reception Honoring Polly Guth, given at Seal Cove, Maine, Aug. 14, 2014: Thank you for those generous words, Polly, and thanks to all of you for that generous welcome. There is no place I can imagine being […]

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Coastal Living says College of the Atlantic’s backyard is a ‘hub of activity’ BAR HARBOR, MAINE — Bar Harbor, home to College of the Atlantic, is one of the top coastal college towns in the United States, according to Coastal Living magazine. “The 350-plus liberal arts students consider the island’s Acadia National Park their backyard […]

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College boasts one of region’s top botanists; Rajakaruna to lead research journal of The New England Botanical Club BAR HARBOR, MAINE — College of the Atlantic Professor of Botany Nishanta Rajakaruna has been named editor in chief of Rhodora, the peer-reviewed journal of The New England Botanical Club. The journal, devoted to the botany of […]