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 Highlight - Welding Students Leave Their Mark on Campus
The Welding Technology department and Harper's sustainability efforts have joined forces to expland infrastructure on campus to promote healthy lifestyles and recreational opportunities. Students in the Welding Fabrication program are making bike racks to be used on campus. The first two bike racks can now be found around campus. We are proud to show off the hard work of these students. Thanks to them for their great work!
Continue reading on the transportation page.
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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