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Dental Clinic - Students

Harper's Dental Hygiene Clinic provides care for community, education for students

December 16, 2021

The college’s on-campus clinic has a legacy of affordable, high-quality care and patient loyalty. Read about the clinic

Maria Vargas Paralegal Studies

Harper graduate's immigration story inspires immigration law career

December 07, 2021

Maria Vargas received her law degree in Mexico. After becoming a U.S. citizen, she earned her paralegal certification at Harper College to work in immigration law. Read More


Harper joins area colleges for Community College Collaboration Series

December 03, 2021

Program enables lifelong learning students previously bound by lockdowns, location or transportation barriers to engage with new faculty, topics and students. Read More

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Harper dedicates Pepper Family Foundation Academic Support Center

November 30, 2021

A focal point of Harper College’s campus for students to study and gather will now be known as the Pepper Family Foundation Academic Support Center. Read More

It's a Wonderful Life Cast

Harper's 'It's a Wonderful Life' is a family affair

November 29, 2021

Virtual, radio play version of the holiday classic will be streamed on Sunday, December 12. Read More

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How to Change Careers, According to a Career Changer

November 19, 2021

Changing careers isn’t easy. After walking the same path for so long, starting over can be a daunting, time-consuming and, let’s be honest–costly experience. But no matter what your life circumstances may be, with the right plan and support system in place, it could be just the change you need. Read More

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Live outside of Harper's district? Find out if you qualify for in-district tuition.

November 19, 2021

Live outside of Harper's district? You may qualify for in-district tuition through Harper's joint agreements with other Illinois community colleges or our Business EdVantage program. Learn more

Toys for Tots Makerspace Triceratops

Harper seeks community partners for 3D printed toy drive

November 17, 2021

Harper College’s Makerspace and Entrepreneur Center is teaming up with local volunteers and organizations to use 3D printers to make more than 5,000 toys this holiday season. Read More

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Ten Questions with Sabrina Wilks

November 16, 2021

Sabrina Wilks, insurance industry student apprentice, on her dream vacation, the whimsical indulgence of 'Love Actually' and finding purpose and pride in the apprenticeship programs at Harper College. Read More

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Harper among top 150 community colleges eligible for $1 million Aspen Prize

November 03, 2021

Harper College is among the top 150 institutions eligible for the nation’s signature recognition for America’s community colleges – the $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. Read More

Last Updated: 2/13/24