Harper is making a name for itself in one of the fashion capitals of the world. Two students were the only Americans to place in the prestigious Hand & Lock embroidery competition in London.
The organizers of Harper's Santa Claus for Paws event are making their annual call for food and items to benefit dog and cat shelters.
Harper College's Festival Chorus will take a cue from a longstanding Chicago holiday tradition and hold its second annual Sing-Along Messiah Concert.
Harper President Dr. Ken Ender joined the superintendents of Districts 211, 214 and 220 at the recent White House College Opportunity Summit.
Understanding business fundamentals is key to the success of a business. With that in mind, Harper College's Small Business Development Center is holding a series of free workshops this winter aimed at assisting both prospective and current business owners in their ventures.
The Harper Symphony Orchestra will perform several holiday classics during a family-friendly concert Dec. 14.
The One Book, One Harper community reading initiative's latest event will be a festive big band holiday performance, "A Swingin' Season with The Steve Cooper Orchestra."
The professional, student-run Studio V boutique recently opened in a newly renovated - and far more visible - space on the east side of campus. Check it out at the grand reopening celebration on Dec. 4.
Harper College has partnered with the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center in Skokie for an annual lecture by Dr. Peter Hayes, an internationally respected expert in Holocaust history.
Frank Warren, the man behind the blog phenomenon postsecret.com, will come to Harper Dec. 4 to share stories and discuss how the anonymous postcards he posts can have tremendous healing powers.
Harper College featured on WGN-TV.
PALATINE, IL – For the past five-plus years, landing that first job has been complicated by the economy, mountains of student load debt, unpaid internships, older workers not retiring and kids moving back home. WGN-TV’s Lourdes Duarte reports on the first job detours many 20-somethings and their families are taking, and how they’re adapting. Harper students Andrew Castro and Andrea Zito share their stories.
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