Transparency in Course Design

Written by Jonathan Loos, Assistant Professor, Kinesiology Want to help your students understand the importance of attending class, how to prepare for class, how to take notes and review materials, and how to take exams? Providing them with a clear understanding of...

It Takes Two: The Advisor/Counselor and You

Written by Stephanie Whalen, Chair, Academy for Teaching Excellence & Associate Professor, English and Interdisciplinary Studies With emails pouring in by the dozens each day, and sometimes hour, faculty have to respond to the most urgent emails first, and others...

Lessons from May Day Culture of Care Event

Written by Stephanie Whalen, Chair, Academy for Teaching Excellence & Associate Professor, English and Interdisciplinary Studies As finals wind down and summer begins, the Academy would like to share some images from the May Day Culture of Care event on May 1,...

Start Smart Updates

Written by Dave Braunschweig, Professor, Computer Information Systems and Stephanie Whalen, Chair, Academy for Teaching Excellence & Associate Professor, English and Interdisciplinary Studies The Start Smart program at Harper College was designed to help new...