A new study released by the Illinois Community College Board finds that Illinois community colleges significantly contribute to the economic vitality of their regions and state.
Imagine a program that prepares you for a career in just one semester. Harper College's Public Safety Dispatcher Certificate does just that, offering students a competitive edge in a growing field.
Harper's 13th annual Latino Summit will show about 450 high school students the importance of higher education.
Two Harper College baking students are on a mission: Come up with a delectable cupcake that will garner the most votes in a head-to-head taste-off against Elgin Community College.
The Native Pride Dancers, a group that aims to educate, inspire, motivate and empower diverse communities to bridge the cultural gaps through Indigenous traditions, will visit Harper for a free performance.
Half a century after its debut on Broadway, Harper College will stage the classic musical "Fiddler on the Roof."
Baking and culinary students are earnestly whipping up to 3,000 small pastries, pies and treats in preparation for America's Baking and Sweets Show this Friday.
Harper College will observe Veterans Day by honoring those who served in the past while also exploring the challenges facing those currently returning from international conflicts.
Harper College will show a free screening of "Hail the Conquering Hero," the latest event highlighting the One Book, One Harper reading initiative.
Less than two weeks after Harper's president met in a closed-door meeting with President Barack Obama to discuss new initiatives aimed at boosting U.S. manufacturing, the College will hold a manufacturing careers information session to help usher in the next generation of skilled workers.
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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