Events for March 1, 2018
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 that […]Find out more »
Harper is offering 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. Part 1 is the introductory session which is required to attend the Part 2 session. Please join your colleagues in creating a campus climate that recognizes differences and respects […]Find out more »
Students tell stories of their encounters with bias in the US and abroad. Bias is a pre-formed opinion or attitude based on unreasoned judgment or belief. It is a culturally conditioned phenomenon that may be reflected in threatening or harassing behavior toward a person or group of people based on real or perceived identity factors, […]Find out more »
Graduate Equivalency Course (GEC) Format: Blended (online and face-to-face) Dates: March 1, 2018 – April 26, 2018 Face-to-face meetings: Thursdays, March 1, March 22, and April 26 GECs: 2 Instructor: Jeannine Lombardi, BUS/SS Details: This course is designed to help the faculty participant develop a personal pedagogical theory and practice. We will achieve this through […]Find out more »
Individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation or who have questions about physical access may contact the event host or Access and Disability Services at email@example.com, 847.925.6266, at least two weeks in advance of the event date.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 847.925.6174.