Miracle in the Andes

Read Around the World: Faculty World Book Seminar Miracle in the Andes Join us as Read Around the World, the Harper Faculty World Book Seminar, read’s Nando Parrado’s Miracle in the Andes: 72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home. You may be familiar with Piers...

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Physics and Police Work Collide (in a good way)

Officer Myles Greenberg of the Harper College Police Department and Instructor Raeghan Graessle (who was recently awarded tenure) teamed up to teach physics from a different vantage point. The story begins 20 years ago... In 1997, while a police officer in Elk Grove...

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#LangTechFest and Faculty Language Training

This professional development event for language faculty focuses on new trends in language learning technology. Faculty will learn about the capabilities of the language lab technology and test out features that will be useful for their classes. Faculty will also...

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Community Resources for Students

Has a student confided in you about a social service need that Harper does not currently provide? A committee comprised of Health and Psychological Services, Student Development, Women's Program, Marketing and Adult Education pulled together this list of resources for...

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Reflection Room Now Open on Campus

Did you know that Harper College has a space on campus designated for individual reflection, prayer, or a quiet place to think? The Reflection Room is a space for individuals of all religious faiths and non-religious beliefs to experience a place for peace, prayer,...

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Accreditation: In the Words of a Student

Accreditation matters. It means students' grades will transfer, it means they can apply for federal financial aid, it means that companies will recognize students' credentials and so much more. The Higher Learning Commission will be visiting Harper next spring, March...

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Adjunct Faculty Community of Practice in San Francisco

Members of the adjunct faculty Community of Practice, which is supported by the Achieving the Dream (ATD) Adjunct Engagement Grant, traveled to the ATD conference in San Francisco from February 20-24 to attend a convening of the colleges that were awarded the grant....

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Upcoming Events

  1. Privilege Workshop

    April 26 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
  2. Mindfulness Sitting

    April 26 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
  3. Jack Kerouac’s On the Road with Tim Hunt

    April 26 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Contact Us

Phone: 847.925.6174
Email: academy@harpercollege.edu
Location: Building D, Room D281
Hours: Monday through Thursday,
8 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.