Academy News


The Academy News is a twice-monthly newsletter sent to all faculty at Harper. We are looking for content regarding professional development opportunities, student success stories, teaching strategies, upcoming campus events, and other information pertinent to the faculty community.

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Adjunct Faculty Teaching & Learning Conference 2021: Save the Date

Save the date for the 8th Annual Adjunct Faculty Teaching & Learning Conference, featuring keynote speaker, Flower Darby. Flower is a Senior Instructional Designer and adjunct faculty member at Northern Arizona University. She also teaches online classes for...

Blackboard Ally: Help Improve the Learning Experience for All Students

We’re excited to announce a new tool that will be available starting August 9, 2021 in Blackboard called Ally. Ally provides you guidance on how to correct accessibility issues within your digital course content, which means your learning materials will work better...

Swivl: Video Option for the Classroom

In preparation for the Fall 2021 semester, we are offering an opportunity for instructors to learn more about the Swivl, which is a video recording option for the classroom. The Swivl is a robotic mount that works with a mobile device to easily capture presentations,...