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.

Newsletter Archives


Blackboard Ally: Improving Course Accessibility

We’re excited to announce a new tool that will be available starting August 9, 2021 in Blackboard called Ally. Ally will integrate seamlessly into all Blackboard courses, which will give students the ability to download course content in a format that meets their...

Equity Teaching Academy

The Academy for Teaching Excellence is pleased to announce the inaugural run of a series of Graduate Equivalency Courses called the Equity Teaching Academy, which was developed in partnership with faculty from Roosevelt and City Colleges and informed by research from...