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Friedlander Heads Back to Japan as Part of Harvard Forum

TOKYO, July 31 -- College of the Atlantic issued the following news release: Jay Friedlander has been invited by the Harvard Project on Asian and International Relations to speak at its 2014 conference.

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Related Topix: World News, Japan, Asia

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Harbor Times Soup

Poet's Corner - August

Bill Carpenter, a full-time College of the Atlantic faculty member in Literature and Writing, grew up in central Maine.

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Related Topix: Arts, Literature, Poetry, Belfast, ME

The Weekly Packet

Young island learners will connect to COA resources

The College of the Atlantic recently received $40,000 as part of an Island Institute Distance Learning Technology Grant that will help the school install a video conferencing system on campus that connects young learners to the campus, according to a news release from The grant will upgrade distance learning technology at the campus and allow ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Vanguard

Jonathan, Tambuwal, Okonjo-Iweala, others condole with El Rufai over son's death

A buja - President Goodluck Jonathan has commiserated with former Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, over the death of his son, Hamza.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa, University of Virginia,

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Bangor Daily News

MOFGA receives $1 million gift to help train more new farmers

A farming organization with a strong grassroots history announced Wednesday that it received a gift of $1 million to help support and train new farmers, the largest financial donation in its history.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Chellie Pingree, Bar Harbor, ME, Rockland, ME

Bangor Daily News

Leading national art curator Thursday at COA

Suzanne Folds McCullagh, a leading expert in the field of old master works on paper, will present "The Private Collector and the Curator: Building Drawing Collections in Chicago," a College of the Atlantic Presidential Lecture in the Arts, on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Bar Harbor, ME

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Top national art curator to speak at COA

Suzanne Folds McCullagh, a leading expert in the field of old master works on paper, will present "The Private Collector and the Curator: Building Drawing Collections in Chicago," a College of the Atlantic Presidential Lecture in the Arts, on Thursday.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Maine professor teaches chaos to 5,000 students

Students in David Feldman's "Introduction to Dynamical Systems and Chaos" course - a Massive Open Online Course that drew more than 5,000 students from 90 countries - learned how designs such as "Atractor Poisson Saturne" by Nicolas Desprez are created.

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Related Topix: Mathematics, Science, Bar Harbor, ME, University of Pennsylvania, Stanford University

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Bangor Daily News

"Hamlet": Dustbowl Tragedy Continues in Winter Harbor

"To be or not to be?" asks the young Hamlet, standing by the grave of his father.

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Related Topix: Winter Harbor, ME, Northeast Harbor, ME, Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh, Ellsworth, ME

Bangor Daily News

"Hamlet": a Dustbowl Tragedy Opens July 25

Friday, July 25, 2014 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. BAR HARBOR, ME-"To be or not to be?" asks the young Hamlet, standing by the grave of his father.

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Related Topix: Bar Harbor, ME, Northeast Harbor, ME, Winter Harbor, ME, Ellsworth, ME

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Harborside Shakespeare presents 'Hamlet' in the Great Depression

"To be or not to be?" asks the young Hamlet, standing by the grave of his father.

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Related Topix: Northeast Harbor, ME, Winter Harbor, ME, Bar Harbor, ME, Ellsworth, ME

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bangor Daily News

COA professor selected for critical Kyoto Protocol post

Doreen Stabinsky has been appointed to a three-person independent review panel to evaluate overall operations of the UNFCCC Adaptation Fund.

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Related Topix: Global Warming

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Mentzinger hired to represent College of the Atlantic

In his new role, Mentzinger is responsible for managing and promoting the college's identity and reputation before a variety of audiences including students, prospective students, alumni, donors, the Greater Mount Desert Island community and local, national and international media.

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Related Topix: Johns Hopkins University, George Washington University

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