Represent! Wear Harper gear on Spirit Day Wednesdays

Our 50th Anniversary year provides an exciting opportunity to honor our proud past, affirm our present mission and impact, and aspire to an even stronger future. Show your 50th Anniversary Harper pride! Wear Harper-branded apparel or dress in Harper blue and gray...

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One Book, One Harper: Laughs

The Harper College Library's annual program for students, faculty, staff, and our community presents...Laughs. This 2017-2018 season, we've selected five titles to help you explore your personal sense of humor. There's something to keep everyone laughing. Modern...

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Trygve Thoreson Presents Harper College, The First 50 Years

Trygve Thoreson, recently retired from the Harper College English Department, has completed the first book of Harper’s history titled, Harper College, The First 50 Years. In this session, Trygve will describe his experience writing the book and key moments in the...

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Important Updates from Access and Disability Services (ADS)

New Testing Procedures In an effort to provide ADS students with effective and flexible services, ADS is moving from the paper based “Request for Test Accommodations’’ form to an online “Alternative Testing Contract.” ADS is asking instructors to: Provide...

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Channel Your Passion for Our Students

One Million Degrees (OMD) believes in the limitless potential of our scholars. But we also know that they face significant obstacles in the pursuit of a degree. OMD offers groundbreaking, whole-student programming to low-income, highly motivated community college...

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Faculty Spotlight: Kurt Billsten

Transforming a Welding Program from Zero to Hero From "Practical Welding Today"... Seventeen years ago, Harper had no welding program to speak of. Today it's more than 500 students strong with an array of programs, including basic welding, maintenance welding, pipe...

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Cornerstone Series (Fall 2017)

Cornerstone Series (Fall 2017) Hands-on workshops exploring the foundations of a great classroom. The Academy is excited to announce the Cornerstone Series, a set of four workshops that explore some of the cornerstones of engaging and effective face-to-face and online...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Fall 2017 Faculty/Staff Orientation Week

    August 14 - August 19
  2. Adjunct Faculty Teaching & Learning Conference

    August 16 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Accommodating Students: Your ADS Backpack

    August 17 @ 9:00 am - 9:50 am

Contact Us

Phone: 847.925.6174
Email: academy@harpercollege.edu
Location: Building D, Room D281
Hours: Monday through Thursday,
8 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.