Events for November 2, 2017
A restful 30 minutes of peaceful silence for faculty, staff, and students. This drop-in sitting will include verbal instructions for those new to mindfulness. No registration required. Release time is available. Please check with your supervisor. What is Mindfulness? Mindfulness is a term coined by scientist Jon Kabat-Zinn to describe a state of non-judgmental present awareness […]Find out more »
Graduate Equivalency Course (GEC) Format: Blended (online and face-to-face) Dates: October 5, 2017 – November 30, 2017 Face-to-face meetings: Thursdays, October 5, October 19, November 2, November 16, November 30 GECs: 3 Instructor: Dr. Brian Cremins, LIB ARTS View Syllabus & Learn More Fee: No cost. Registration Closed (Registration Deadline: September 21, 2017)Find out more »
Considered by the Association of American Colleges and Universities as a “high-impact teaching practice” (positively associated with student learning and retention), collaborative learning will kick face-to-face and online classroom activities and assignments into high gear. This two-part workshop will provide innovative examples of collaboration in the traditional and online classrooms, hands-on experience with different collaborative […]Find out more »
Harper College is celebrating its 50th Anniversary. In honor of this milestone, we invite you to join us as we recognize the outstanding accomplishments of five Harper College alumni - one from each decade of the College's history. 2017 Honorees: 1967-1976: Ann Ryan 1977-1986: Craig Johnson 1987-1996: Dr. Susan Grant 1997-2006: Royal Hartwig 2007-2017: Dr. […]Find out more »
Academy for Teaching Excellence Workshop Cancellation Policy
Occasionally, the Academy for Teaching Excellence may have to cancel a workshop due to circumstances beyond our control. With the exception of instructor illness and inclement weather, the decision to cancel a workshop will be made 48 hours prior to the scheduled date of the workshop. In the event of a cancellation, the Academy will make every effort to notify registered participants via their Harper College email account. If you have a concern about a workshop you have registered for being cancelled, please contact email@example.com or call 847.925.6174.