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Kayla Karbowski

Harper student Kayla Karbowski’s commitment to helping others – on top of a 4.0 GPA and induction to the Phi Theta Kappa honors society – made her the natural choice for the HOPE Giving Circle’s inaugural $10,000 scholarship.

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Harper College’s Apprenticeship program is seeking applicants interested in earning a salary while learning the skills for a career and graduating with no debt.

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Now in its 14th year, the popular Harper College Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI) boasts more than 100 of these courses, providing enriching and entertaining continuing education opportunities to adults ages 55 and older.

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The Home Depot Foundation and Student Veterans of America will award $10,000 to Harper's SVA chapter to support the College's new Center for Student Veterans and Military-Connected Students.

Christian Huerta

One Million Degrees, a pioneering organization that serves and graduates area community college students, named Harper College student Christian Huerta its 2016 Scholar of the Year.

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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