• NEWS
    Acadia Scholars Program Marks First Season
    Two College of the Atlantic seniors get an up-close, behind-the-scenes look at Acadia National Park and Schoodic Institute as COA’s first Acadia Scholars. The competitive internship program offers valuable, real-world experience for students interested in conservation, science, and communications careers.
  • NEWS
    Commencement Includes Student Perspectives
    From biomedical research to agriculture, and renewable energy to alternative literature, the interests of this year’s senior graduation speakers represent the variety and depth of human ecology.
  • NEWS
    Hope Rowan’s Hiking Guide for Kids to be Published [Mount Desert Islander]
    Hope Rowan, MPhil ’98, teaches young readers the essentials of hiking by telling a fictional story of a child’s expedition through Acadia National Park.


April 29th, 2018

  • Apr
    The COA Outing Club goes hiking in Acadia National Park April 29.

    Dorr Mountain Hike

    9:30am, Whale skull Join the College of the Atlantic Outing Club for a hike up Acadia National Parks’ third highest peak.

May 20th, 2018

  • May
    The COA Outing Club goes climbing in Acadia National Park.


    1:00pm, Climbing Shed
    Join the College of the Atlantic Outing Club for a climbing session in Acadia National Park.


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