Photo by Ed Kashi.

On June 6, 2015, Naomi Klein, thought leader and award winning author of This Changes Everything, Shock Doctrine, and No Logo, will give College of the Atlantic’s 42nd commencement address on the North Lawn of the campus in Bar Harbor, Maine at 2 p.m. Klein is a contributing editor for Harper’s, a reporter for Rolling […]

nadia rosenthal

Bar Harbor, Maine—Nadia Rosenthal, Ph.D., F.Med.Sci., a world-renowned researcher and leader in mammalian molecular genetics, will join The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) as Scientific Director of the institution’s Mammalian Genetics headquarters in Bar Harbor, Maine. Starting in May, Rosenthal will begin a transition from her current post—as Founding Director of the Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI) […]

Natasha Krell '16

COA third year student Natasha Krell and Professor of Earth Science Sarah Hall presented their work at the annual AGU (American Geophysical Union) fall meeting in San Francisco last December. During the summer of 2014, Natasha contributed to an on-going plant phenology study with colleagues at the University of Arizona through a National Science Foundation […]

Peter Wayne, PhD (COA '83)

Peter Wayne, PhD, (COA ’83) will give a public lecture on Tuesday, March 3, at 4:10pm in College of the Atlantic’s McCormick Lecture Hall on “The Ecology of Mind and Body: Researching the Health Benefits of Tai Chi.” Wayne is an assistant professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, founder and director of the Tree […]

dani leventhal @ urbanvideoproject

College of the Atlantic will welcome critically acclaimed artist and experimental film maker Dani Leventhal Thursday, February 26 at 6:30 PM for a screening of her films Draft 9 (2003) and Platonic (2013)  alongside video works by other artists that have influenced her. Leventhal will join us for a discussion about her work and career Friday, February 27 at 9:35 am. […]

Adrian Fernandez Jauregui, '15, Bolivian.

We are featuring a series of profiles on members of the class of 2015 and their senior projects. Here, Adrian Fernandez Jauregui, ’15, a Davis United World College Scholar at COA, describes his work investigating the current environmental agenda of Bolivia – his home country. For my senior project, I am researching the shift of focus of the Bolivian […]

Ariana Rambach, a student at COA, uses whale skulls to teach about marine mammal adaptations. (Photo credit - Sune Anderson)

Upcoming Programs at Visitor Center of Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge at 9 Water Street in Rockland, Maine. Bones, Baleen & Whale Ecology Family Program On Saturday, March 7th, the Maine Coastal Islands NWR Visitor Center brings a hands-on program about whale ecology from College of the Atlantic. People of all ages will enjoy […]