We strive to ensure a sustainable, healthy community for future generations of students.
Harper College is committed to reducing environmental impact across campus. Through campus up-grades, student coursework, community outreach and individual action, Harper is striving towards carbon neutrality to ensure a healthy, sustainable future at Harper and beyond.
Sustainability Annual Report
Find out how Harper College is embracing the concept of sustainability by taking a look back at the 2014-2015 academic year in Harper's first Annual Sustainability Report. The report highlights all things green on campus including climate commitments, green campus projects and student involvement. View the report online today.
The Sustainability Work Group at Harper College is hosting a series of brown bag lunch ‘n learn sessions throughout 2016. Stop by, bring your lunch and learn about all things green! All sessions are free and open to the public. Please see below for topics and dates.
Save the date for the remaining sessions in 2016
GREENING YOUR OFFICE
Tuesday, July 12
BEYOND GREEN: THE BIG PICTURE
Wednesday, October 26
Brought to you by the Sustainability Work Group
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Follow the links below to find out how Harper is going green and reducing environmental impact on campus.
- American College and University Presidents' Climate Commitment (ACUPCC): Provides a framework and support for America’s colleges and universities to implement comprehensive plans in pursuit of climate neutrality
- Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE): A resource guide and network of colleges and universities around the world committed to sustainability
- Illinois Green Economy Network (IGEN): An Illinois community college partnership working together to grow a greener economy for Illinois