Grants Available for Faculty and Staff

Do you have a great idea that needs funding? Resource for Excellence grants are an opportunity for faculty and staff to apply for funding offered through the Harper College Educational Foundation. The Foundation encourages innovation and creativity among faculty and...

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Student Success through Global Learning Outcomes

Written by Richard Johnson, Director, Office of International Education It has become a cliché to say that we need to educate our students for a global future. Indeed, it has been over a decade since the AAC&U identified global competencies and intercultural skills as...

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50 Ways to Leave Your Office this Semester

At the Spring 2018 Provost’s Meeting, in honor of Harper’s 50th Anniversary, the Academy overviewed the many engagement opportunities available to faculty in their adaptation of “50 Ways to Leave Your Office” performed by Joe Wachter, Chemistry. The...

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Writing Strategies for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students

In this seminar, faculty will learn different teaching strategies designed to assist deaf and hard of hearing students in their writing assignments in a variety of classrooms. While the seminar will be grounded in a history of ASL and deaf culture in the United...

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A Moment That Shaped a Life

A chance encounter, a conversation, an encouraging note... these everyday gestures have the power to change the trajectory of a student's life. At the Spring 2018 President's All Campus Meeting, Michelle Feigler, a current Harper student, shared the story of an...

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Diversity and Inclusion Dialogue Workshops

Harper is continuing to offer D & I Dialogue workshops to engage colleagues in courageous conversations around concepts such as inclusive/exclusive behaviors, bias, privilege, and unintended impacts of our communication styles, to name a few. If you...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Snowboard Lodge

    January 24 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  2. Take 5: Time Capsule Slingshot

    January 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Mindfulness Sitting

    January 25 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm