Transitioning from Crocodoc to New Box View

Blackboard’s current service for the implementation of inline grading is through the Crocodoc API, and Box Inc. has decided to discontinue it. The end-of-life date for the Crocodoc API is January 15, 2018. As a result, Blackboard has updated the inline grading...

Academy Consultations

The Academy for Teaching Excellence offers one-on-one consultations to all faculty members. Consultations are personalized to meet your needs, and are designed to assist you in addressing any classroom challenge or opportunity. For example, an Academy for Teaching...

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...

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...

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 slideshow and “50...