Academy News

Adjunct Faculty Teaching & Learning Conference

The Adjunct Faculty Teaching & Learning Conference is a great way for all adjunct faculty to connect with Harper, colleagues, and the Academy for Teaching Excellence. This year’s conference will focus on the work of our communities of practice and will include...

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New Mobile Apps for Blackboard

Blackboard made a significant investment in mobile products over the past year to better meet the needs and expectations of students and instructors. Two new persona-based apps, Bb Student and Bb Instructor have been designed to meet these needs. Bb Student and Bb...

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Perspectives with Dr. Ender

Recently Dave Richmond, associate professor of History at Harper, sat down with Dr. Ender and asked him questions about his strategic vision for the College. Watch the interview and then take this short survey. If you have additional questions for Dr. Ender or an...

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Privilege Workshop

Owning our Privilege: Building Skills to Foster an Inclusive Work and Classroom Environment Join us as we explore our individual and collective privilege and learn how we can use our voice to create positive impacts. This workshop will begin with a brief overview of...

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Harper College Invited to Join Frontier Set

Harper College will join a diverse set of thirty-one high-performing two-and four-year colleges and state systems with the goal of creating a new model of partnership and sharing best practices to improve student outcomes in higher education. Harper was selected as...

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Explorer Series Project Showcase

The Project Showcase is a chance for you to demonstrate the work you’ve completed in the Explorer Series workshops and to get inspired by the work of your peers. If you'd like to present, come to the showcase prepared to give a 5-10 minute demonstration of your...

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Becoming a Community of Practice

On Saturday, March 11, the four facilitators who led the Faculty Retreat reconvened the following day on Harper’s campus in Building J, Room J166 to provide a Community of Practice Workshop for 25 faculty and Academy staff. The workshop provided the participants with...

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