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Harper College Small Business Development

The Small Business Development Center at Harper College will hold a workshop that aims to help businesses better compete for visibility online.

Small Works 2016

Harper College is currently highlighting the small-scale work of 20 artists from across the country at its 39th annual Small Works exhibit. The national juried exhibition runs through Sept. 29.


Harper College is launching a new cosmetology program this fall through its Continuing Education division.

City of Memory

Acclaimed filmmaker Robert Adanto will visit Harper College on Sept. 20 to screen his film, “City of Memory,” which documents artists’ response to the psychological and physical devastation of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans.


One of Harper College's longest-standing traditions is Hullabaloo, an annual back-to-class expo for students. The free event will take place Wednesday, Sept. 7.

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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