Foundation News and Stories

Rebeca Torres

Harper alumna Reveca Torres and Chicago artists Miriam Pare and Tara Ahern have created the exhibit, “Tres Fridas Project: Reimagining Art Through the Disability Lens.”

Anne Harrigan

For attorney Anne Harrigan, A.A.S. ’96 and A.A. ’97, Harper served as the launching pad to a successful career in public service law.


In the spring of 2019, Aleska Schwartz completed her first year in the Engineering Pathways at Harper College. It was the first big step of many towards her goal of becoming a civil/environmental engineer.

michele smith

“When I decided to create a scholarship on my own, I knew that the money would be a benefit to students in a very tangible and meaningful way.” Read more.

hector martinez

For Harper College alum Dr. Hector Martinez, his educational trajectory was driven in part by the dreams of his parents – first-generation immigrants from Mexico who wanted more for their children.

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Harper College has implemented safety measures that impact summer session and fall semester coursework, events and travel. Read More