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 […]

amber igasia

Amber Igasia ’15, from New Zealand, is a fourth year student at COA and a Davis United World College Scholar. She is working on a senior project that involves a design plan for a website and other multimedia elements to engage youth of Pacific Island heritage living in New Zealand. My senior project is entitled “Engaging […]

Rory Curtin ' 17

Rory Curtin ’17 from North Haven, Maine has been spending the winter interning in Cochabamba, Bolivia for the US nonprofit organization, Sustainable Bolivia. A nonprofit community of over 36 partner organizations, Sustainable Bolivia procures “much-needed human and financial resources for our partners, while providing international students and professionals access to global educational opportunities and practical work experience.” Rory […]

growling local

College of the Atlantic, Reel Pizza, and Maine Farmland Trust will present the new film, Growing Local, Saturday, February 28, 2:30 pm at Reel Pizza in Bar Harbor. The documentary recounts the struggles farmers face to carry on the Maine farming tradition. A community discussion will be held after the screening. It is free and open […]

casey acklin

Casey Acklin ’15 from Long Island, NY, has spent much of his career at COA in a lab. His focus has been on biomedical research and neuropsychology. Casey has worked at Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory as part of a COA course, studying the adaptive mechanisms of killifish in response to heavy metal concentrations.  He […]