Expo Program

Saturday, April 27, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Harper College
1200 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine, IL 60067
Avante Center, Building X and 
Career and Technical Education Center, Building H 
Park in Lot 3

  • Activities are located in Buildings X, Y, Z and H.
  • Rooms, times and activities subject to change.
  • Some activities may have limited participation due to space and materials.
  • Activities run from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. and are drop in, unless otherwise noted.
  • Complimentary refreshments available in Buildings Z and H while supplies last.
  • Expo activities will be photographed and recorded.

Avanté, Building X, Y and Z

Building X Activities (First and Second Floor)

Nursing Skills Lab, Simulation Hospital and Surgical Tech Lab

X228D; tours every 20 min.; max. 25 people per tour

Nursing

Banner Decoration Station

X first-floor lobby

Community Relations 


Building Y Activities (First and Second Floor)

Design Your Own Poster

Y128

Graphic Arts Technology

Create Print Palette Cookies

Y128

Graphic Arts Technology

Career Discovery

Y203-C

Career Development Center

 

Building Z Activities (First Floor)

Wicked Science

Z117

InZone

WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) Bubble Room

Z118

Physical Science

Preparing for College: Speak to a Harper College Academic Advisor or Admission Specialist (Spanish speaking support available)

Z119

PASO

BattleBot and NASA Rover

Z120

Harper Society of Engineers

Engineering Building Challenge

Z126

Physical Science

Secret Code Bracelets

Z128

Palatine Public Library

Smart Listening

Z129

Northrop Grumman

IR Camera

Z129

Northrop Grumman

Origami

Z131

World Languages

Sands of the World Passport

Z132

Physical Science

Around the World with Languages

Z133

World Languages

 

Building Z Activities (Second and Third Floor)

Math Discovery

Z204

Math

Zoology Experience

Z227

Biology

Pond Life Discovery

Z231

Biology

DNA Discovery

Z237

Biology

Periodic Table Bingo

Z310

Chemistry

Recycled Paper Pots – Make a seedling pot out of recycled cardboard

Z312

Chemistry

Alka-Seltzer Rockets

Z316

Chemistry

Fingerprinting

Z347

Chemistry


Career and Technical Education Center, Building H

Building H Activities (First and Second Floor)

MakerSpace and Entrepreneur Center

H130

Business and Social Science

Crime Scene Lab

H146 & 147

Forensics

Manufacturing Lab Tour

H190

Manufacturing, Welding & Metal Fabrication

Sketch Up 3D Design

H244

Architecture


Exhibitors and Information Tables

Business and Community Exhibitors

Avanté, Building Z

Harper College Exhibitors

Avanté, Building Z

American Society of Engineers

Arlington Heights Memorial Library

Barrington Area Library

Elk Grove Village Public Library

Indian Trails Library

Northrop Grumman

Northwest Community Healthcare

Palatine Fire Department*

Reflejos

Schaumburg Library

*Weather permitting, fire and rescue may have equipment on display near lot 3.

Adult Education Development

Adult ESL Literacy

David K. Hill Family Library

Dental Clinic

Geography

Health and Recreation Center

International Studies

InZone

Learning and Career Center

Manufacturing, Welding and Metal Fabrication

Nursing

Promise Scholarship Program

Rita and John Canning Women’s Program

Sonography

Veterans Services

World Languages


Outdoor Activities 
(weather permitting)

  • View the sun with Harper’s Astronomy faculty through solar telescopes, near Avanté entrance walkway.
  • Explore the solar system, walk a scale model of our solar system. The walk starts near the Observatory on the north side of campus.
  • Visit the new Make Shop in the David K. Hill Family Library
  • Palatine Police Department K9 Simulation/Demonstration, between Avanté and Building H
    • 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. – Meet & Greet
    • 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. – Demonstration
    • 11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Question & Answer
  • In the event of inclement weather, the K9 group will be located in Building H