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  1. 'The Pleats Of Time' Coming To Woods HoleRead the original story

    Friday | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... lmouth's Suspenders juggling troupe, and toured New England with Circus Smirkus. He is a graduate of College of the Atlantic in 2014 and currently teaches and performs circus on Cape Cod and in Portland, Maine.

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  2. Live & Learn: Identifying Mushrooms SafelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Bangor Daily News

    ... which is the study of mushrooms and other fungi. Dr. Porter teaches a class in Fungal Ecology at the College of the Atlantic and has also mentored several students there. He has given various mushroom related outreach programs through the Maine ...

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  3. The Presidential Race and Today's Political LandscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Bangor Daily News

    Ted Widmer, a former advisor to both Bill and Hillary Clinton, is at College of the Atlantic's Coffee and Conversation salon on Tuesday, August 16 with COA professor Jamie McKown to discuss contemporary American politics and the current election season. The event takes place in Deering Common Community Center at 9 a.m. It is free and open to the public.

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  4. Winslow Homer in his ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Bangor Daily News

    Renowned art historian, author, and art collector John Wilmerding will speak on one of America's most highly regarded painters, Winslow Homer, at College of the Atlantic on Tuesday, August 16. "Winslow Homer in His Art" gets underway at 5 p.m. in the Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center. It is free and open to the public.

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  5. Transformation and Connections: a Talk by Philip FreyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Painter Phillip Frey presents a slide talk on his work and reflects on the artistic process at College of the Atlantic's McCormick Lecture Hall on Monday, August 15, at 6 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Frey focuses on transformation and connections in his painting as he prepares to mount his first solo museum exhibition at the University of Maine Museum of Art.

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  6. Juggling Grows UpRead the original story

    Friday Aug 5 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... veteran of the Vermont-based children's circus Circus Smirkus, Mr. Bailin is a graduate of the College of the Atlantic, where he spent two years studying farming before incorporating physical theater into his courseload. This summer Mr. Bailin ...

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  7. Explore Four Generations of Architects on MDIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Bangor Daily News

    Decades of incredible architecture on Mount Desert Island will be discussed by RAMSA Architect Sarge Gardiner and College of the Atlantic Charles Eliot Professor of Ecological Planning, Policy, and Design Isabel Mancinelli at COA's weekly Coffee and Conversation salon on Tuesday, August 9. The event, which begins at 9 a.m., is free and open to the public. Gardiner, a partner with Robert A.M. Stern Architects, has long studied MDI architects such as William Ralph Emerson, Bruce Price, George Howe, and Robert A.M. Stern to understand how each architect responded to this distinct natural setting.

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  8. What do you do on a rainy day in Bar Harbor?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Bangor Daily News

    ... around the Sieur de Monts area or a visit the newly redone Sieur de Monts Nature Center. Part of the College of the Atlantic, the Dorr Museum is fondly known in my house as the Dead Stuff Museum. Okay, fine, I'm the only one who calls it that, but ...

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  9. Immigrants in the Borderland: 1880-1920Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | Bangor Daily News

    Explore a convergence of cultures in Bar Harbor during a time when nativism and racism were powerful forces in American Society with Mount Desert Island Historical Society Executive Director Tim Garrity and College of the Atlantic trustee Ron Beard at College of the Atlantic's weekly Coffee and Conversation salon on Tuesday, August 2. A master historian and writer, Garrity will discuss "Immigrants in the Borderland, 1880-1920," a history of Mount Desert Island that connects the immigration issues of a century ago to today's Twitter feed. The event takes place at Deering Common Community Center at 9 a.m. It is free and open to the public.

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  10. What's Wild, Yellow, and Smells of Apricots?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... chanterelle that first sent me ducking off hiking trails in Downeast Maine while still a student at College of the Atlantic. I had heard about the mushroom, rumors of its abundance and fickleness, while working as a waiter at The Burning Tree on ...

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  11. Splendor of Acadia's Wild Gardens ExploredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    A beautiful new collection of photographs and remembrances of Acadia National Park's Wild Gardens of Acadia, written by two long-time friends, volunteers, and supporters of the gardens, will be presented by the authors at College of the Atlantic July 25. Anne Kozak, director of COA's writing center, and Sue Leiter, a retired school library media specialist, will discuss their work on Wild Gardens of Acadia at COA's Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center, from 5-7 p.m. The special Acadia Centennial event is co-hosted by Friends of Acadia The Wild Gardens of Acadia is the latest addition to Arcadia Publishing's newest series Images of Modern America.

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  12. Montville Town NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Republican Journal

    ... Not From . "This book is brimming with excellent, simple, and practical advice." -Susie O'Keeffe, College of the Atlantic, writer & teacher. You can order the book through his website ( http://johnhtwomey.com ) where a percentage of the proceeds ...

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  13. IHT and COA to Co-Host Workforce Challenges DiscussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Island Housing Trust will present "Help Wanted: Where Have All the Workers Gonea and How Do We Get Them Back? A Conversation About the Workforce Challenges Facing Coastal Maine" with workforce economist John Dorrer from 9 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 27th in the McCormick Lecture Hall at College of the Atlantic. John Dorrer has 30 years of experience in workforce development.

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  14. Acadia National Park in the 21st CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Join Acadia National Park Superintendent Kevin Schneider and College of the Atlantic president Darron Collins '92 on Tuesday, July 12 as they explore the opportunities and challenges that the next century may bring to the area. The 100th anniversary of the founding of Acadia National Park brings with it not only a chance to look back on the rich history of Acadia, but an opportunity to explore what the next 100 years may have in store.

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  15. Dallahan to Perform in Bar Harbor, August 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    The Acadia School of Traditional Music & Arts is proud to present Dallahan in an exciting performance on Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 7:00 PM at College of the Atlantic's Gates Auditorium, 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor. "This is truly something speciala Dallahan call on their mixed Irish, Scottish and Hungarian heritage to create a unique and seamless musical montage that is as exciting as it gets."

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  16. God-Talk and American Politics: Religion in the 2016 Race for the PresidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    R. Marie Griffith, the John C. Danforth Distinguished Professor in the Humanities at Washington University in St. Louis, discusses the role of religion in the presidential race in a presentation at College of the Atlantic on Monday, July 11. "God-Talk and American Politics: Religion in the 2016 Race for the Presidency" will explore the important, unpredictable role of religion on American politics. The talk takes place in the Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center, from 5 to 7 p.m. It is free and open to the public.

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  17. 23rd Annual Native American Festival & Basketmakers MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    The Native American Festival and Basketmakers Market will celebrate 23 years on July 9, 2016 from 10 am to 4 pm at College of the Atlantic . The Festival is free and open to the public and features the celebrated Native arts market, Native music, dance, storytelling, craft demonstrations, and delicious food.

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  18. Fulbright Science and Innovation Graduate Awards winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Scoop

    ... with the Marine Ecology Research Group at University of Canterbury. Eliza graduated with a BA from College of the Atlantic in 2015. - Matt Jones from Pullman, Washington is using empirical data collection and statistical modelling to understand the ...

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  19. Contra Dance with Big ...Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2016 | WVII

    ... before the dance begins. There is a requested $6 donation for adults to pay the caller. Children and College of the Atlantic students are free. For more information about this event, contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245, or [email protected]

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  20. 2016 Native American Festival & Basketmakers MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    This popular festival, sponsored by the Maine Indian Basket Makers Alliance and the Abbe Museum, is hosted on the campus of College of the Atlantic and offers visitors, collectors, and gallery owners the opportunity to buy directly from the artists, as quality and authenticity is the hallmark for this Indian Market.

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