Visit the Makerspace and Entrepreneur Center

Submitted by Jeff Moy, Manager, Makerspace and Entrepreneur Center Opening May 2019! Our center is an innovative, friendly, and collaborative membership-based space focused on helping the individual bring their ideas to life and to commercialize them if desired. We...

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Carrying the (Cognitive) Load for Students (GEC)

Carrying the (Cognitive) Load for Students covers the way that Cognitive Load Theory informs the design of curriculum and instructional materials. It reviews research in the limits of individual ability to absorb, process, and internalize new material. It then builds...

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STEMBusters Strategies for STEM Inclusivity in Math

Have you ever wondered how best to support deaf and hard-of-hearing students in your STEM courses? In this workshop, faculty will study different teaching strategies and scaffolding methods designed to assist and encourage those students. It will also encourage...

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Reflections on Student Success

Submitted by Olivia Barker, World Languages I was a student for so long I thought I’d never forget what it was like to be one. Fading memory aside, I’ve also had to acknowledge that my experience isn’t the same as everyone else’s. Understanding my students and that...

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Earth Week 2019: April 22 – 26

Celebrate our beautiful Earth this April during Earth Week at Harper, April 22 - 26, 2019. The week begins with a Mindfulness Nature Walk on Monday, April 22. Then, join us for additional Earth-themed events around campus including a local foods and farmers showcase...

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