Academy News

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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Harper Authors Lecture Series: Maggie McKinley

On June 29, Associate Professor of English Maggie McKinley discussed her forthcoming book Understanding Norman Mailer (University of South Carolina Press, September 2017) to more than 30 Harper College students and faculty in a presentation called...

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Save the Date: Assessment Conference and Share Fair

The Learning Assessment Committee is excited to announce that it is moving its annual Assessment Conference and Share Fair to fall, in order to better align with Harper's assessment cycle. Date: Friday, September 29, 2017 Time: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Location:...

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New Features in Blackboard

Join us during Fall 2017 Faculty/Staff Orientation Week to learn more about new features in Blackboard such as Content Collection and Collaborate Ultra. Instructors can now use the Content Collection to store, share, and publish content. Files can be easily repurposed...

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How do you help our students grow?

Call for Presentations: 9th Annual Assessment Conference and Share Fair Harper's 9th Annual Assessment Conference and Share Fair will be held on Friday, September 29, 2017 in the Wojcik Conference Center. If you have a success story on how you and your colleagues came...

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Faculty International Field Seminar to Central America

A group of 13 of your faculty colleagues set off on a unique faculty development program to Central America from May 20 through June 4. They posted updates and other points of interest on the Office of International Education’s social media accounts: Office of...

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Intrigued by Assessment?

The Spring 2017 Assess for Success newsletter will give you more assessment news, including: Moving the Assessment Conference to fall! – Presentation Proposals Due July 31 Establishing the Learning Assessment Community of Practice And what's next for General Education...

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Congratulations, OSCQR Peer Reviewers!

During the Spring 2017 semester, a group of faculty members participated in training sessions to become Harper online/blended course design reviewers. By the end of the training, participants were able to describe the Open SUNY Course Quality Review (OSCQR) rubric and...

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