Reflections on Student Success

Submitted by Jeremy Morris, English A few years ago, I had the opportunity to join one of Harper’s first Communities of Practice. Our CoP focused on creating a model of extended development in Reflective Teaching and Pedagogical Philosophy. It gave us the opportunity...

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New! Recycle Your Pens, Pencils, & Markers at Harper

Harper College is now accepting pens, mechanical pencils, and markers for recycling! Collection containers are located in the Academy for Teaching Excellence, Building F, Room F317 and the ReUseIt Room, Building D, Room D266b. See the May Green Office Tip of the Month...

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Engaging Students in Diverse Perspectives

This spring, five Harper faculty members participated in the blended Graduate Equivalency Course (GEC), “Engaging Students in Diverse Perspectives.” Stephanie Adair, Malathy Chandrasekar, Magdalen McKinley, Karen Patterson, and Dominique Svarc examined methods of...

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Chillax @ Harper

Submitted by Beth Ripperger, Manager, Employee and Student Wellness The end of the semester can often be a busy and stressful time for students and faculty. Even though there might be a lot going on in your life at the moment, it’s important for both students and...

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What is Action Research?

Submitted by Joyce Wisniewski, ESL & Linguistics and Pardess Mitchell, Kinesiology & Health Education Sometimes research can feel cumbersome and irrelevant. Perhaps it may even feel a bit boring. However, Action Research puts a bit of a different spin on...

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