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Take-A-Break at College of the Atlantic

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Oct. 10, 2013, at 12:45 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 4 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, Deering Common Campus Center, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: Kim Childs; 207-801-5625; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/10/take-a-break-at-coa/ BAR HARBOR, ME—On Friday, October 25 at 4 pm, College of the Atlantic is hosting a book reception for …
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COA’s Human Ecology Forum to Explore Water Resource Management

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Oct. 04, 2013, at 12:44 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 4:10 p.m. to 4:10 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, McCormick Lecture Hall, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: John Visvader; 207-288-5015; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/10/explore-water-resource-management-in-mongoli/ BAR HARBOR, ME—On Tuesday, October 15, Sisira Withanachchi will talk to College of the Atlantic’s Human Ecology Forum about Politics …
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Environmental Hero Søren Hermansen to Visit COA

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Oct. 04, 2013, at 11:42 a.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 4:10 p.m. to 4:10 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: Anna Demeo; 207-288-5015 ; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/10/environmental-hero-soren-hermansen-to-visit-coa/ BAR HARBOR, ME—Søren Hermansen, director of Samso Energy Academy, will present The Renewable Energy Island at …
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Environmental Hero Søren Hermansen to Visit COA

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Oct. 04, 2013, at 11:38 a.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME—Søren Hermansen, director of Samso Energy Academy, will present The Renewable Energy Island at COA’s Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center at 4:10 pm on Friday, October 11. Discussion and Q&A will follow. Hermansen’s knowledge and experience garnered from his work with sustainable energy is widely recognized all …
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The entire inaugural COA community in the fall of 1972. Photo courtesy of College of the Atlantic Archives.

COA’s 42nd Year Makes History

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 30, 2013, at 10:46 a.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME – College of the Atlantic began its 42nd year with convocation, a swim, and a cookout on Wednesday, September 11. 132 new students were welcomed to the college, among them 104 first-year students, 26 transfers, and 2 new graduate students. COA’s incoming group hails from 17 countries …
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COA’s first graduating class, 1976. Photo courtesy of College of the Atlantic Archives.

COA’s 42nd Year Makes History

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 24, 2013, at 4:28 p.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME – College of the Atlantic began its 42nd year with convocation, a swim, and a cookout on Wednesday, September 11. 132 new students were welcomed to the college, among them 104 first-year students, 26 transfers, and 2 new graduate students. COA’s incoming group hails from 17 countries …

Raj Patel Returning to College of the Atlantic

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 24, 2013, at 12:01 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 8 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: Molly Anderson; (207) 801-5729; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/09/raj-patel-returning/ BAR HARBOR, ME – Raj Patel, award-winning activist, academic, and author, will be speaking at COA’s …

COA Co-Hosts Climate Change and Acadia Roundtable

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 24, 2013, at 11:47 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 4 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, McCormick Lecture Hall, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: Ken Cline; (207) 801-5719; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/09/climate-change-and-acadia/ BAR HARBOR, ME – On Thursday, September 26 at 4 pm, COA is co-hosting a roundtable discussion, “Climate Change …

COA Presents Adventures in Illegal Art: Creative Media Resistance and Negativland

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 17, 2013, at 3:40 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: Jodi Baker; 207- 801-5736; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/09/adventures-in-illegal-art/ BAR HARBOR, ME—Negativland founding member Mark Hosler will present Adventures In Illegal Art: Creative Media Resistance …

COA Presents Adventures in Illegal Art: Creative Media Resistance and Negativland

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 17, 2013, at 3:37 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: Jodi Baker; 207- 801-5736; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/09/adventures-in-illegal-art/ BAR HARBOR, ME—Negativland founding member Mark Hosler will present “Adventures In Illegal Art: Creative Media Resistance …

Wild Utah Coming to COA

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 13, 2013, at 9:45 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013 4:10 p.m. to 4:10 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: John Visvader; 207-288-5015; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/09/wild-utah-coming-to-coa/ On Tuesday, September 24, Rachel Briggs, Eastern Grassroots Organizer for the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (SUWA), will …

COA Book Launch Features Lakes, Ponds, and Wildlife

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 10, 2013, at 1:05 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 4:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: Kim Childs; 2078015625; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/09/book-launch-features-lakes-ponds-and-wildlife/ BAR HARBOR, ME—On Wednesday, September 25, College of the Atlantic is hosting a book launch for …
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COA Book Launch Features Lakes, Ponds, and Wildlife

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 10, 2013, at 12:54 p.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME—On Wednesday, September 25, College of the Atlantic is hosting a book launch for The College of the Atlantic Guide to the Lakes and Ponds of Mt. Desert at the George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History at 4:30 pm. Come meet authors William V. P. Newlin, Kenneth …
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College of the Atlantic Among Best Colleges of 2014

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 10, 2013, at 11:23 a.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME—College of the Atlantic is among the top 100 colleges in the nation, says U.S. News & World Report. According to the annual “America’s Best Colleges” released today, COA ranks 93 among the nation’s liberal arts colleges. COA is one of only four colleges in Maine to be …

COA Launches Stellar Space Themed Exhibition

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 04, 2013, at 1:19 p.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME—As a participant in the 5th annual Acadia Night Sky Festival, College of the Atlantic is bringing art and science to the Blum Gallery. A special exhibit, titled “Art In Space,” will be on view September 20–October 25, 2013 and a lecture, The Marriage of Art and Science, …

COA Launches Stellar Space Themed Exhibition

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 04, 2013, at 1:14 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 4 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: College of the Atlantic, Blum Gallery, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: Heather Anderson; 2078015623; newsworthy.coa.edu/2013/09/spaced-themed-exhibition-coming-to-the-blum/ BAR HARBOR, ME—As a participant in the 5th annual Acadia Night Sky Festival, College of the Atlantic is bringing art and …
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One of Simpson’s elaborate planets. Photo courtesy of Josh Simpson, Contemporary Glass.

COA Launches Stellar Space Themed Exhibition

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Sept. 04, 2013, at 1:08 p.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME—As a participant in the 5th annual Acadia Night Sky Festival, College of the Atlantic is bringing art and science to the Blum Gallery. A special exhibit, titled “Art In Space,” will be on view September 20–October 25, 2013 and a lecture, “The Marriage of Art and Science,” …
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COA Gets High Ranks from The Princeton Review

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Aug. 26, 2013, at 8:33 a.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME – College of the Atlantic is one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features COA in the new 2014 edition of its annual college guide, “The Best 378 Colleges”. Only about 15% of America’s 2,500 four-year …
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COA Makes The Princeton Review’s Green Honor Roll

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Aug. 22, 2013, at 4:51 p.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME – College of the Atlantic has made The Princeton Review’s 2014 Green Honor Roll. The Princeton Review’s sixth annual “Green Ratings” of colleges is a measure of how environmentally friendly the institutions are on a scale of 60 to 99. COA received the highest possible score (99), …

COA Brings Back the Old School Whale Watch

By CollegeoftheAtlantic on Aug. 21, 2013, at 5:37 p.m.
BAR HARBOR, ME—College of the Atlantic has partnered with Bar Harbor Whale Watch Company to bring back whale watch excursions circa 1970: smaller boat, smaller group, and naturalists and researchers who can engage with everyone, making a more intimate learning experience. Because of the growing interest in whale watching and …
 
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