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The Harbinger

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The Harbinger

Starbucks employees work together at Harpers new Starbucks store on Sept. 27, 2021. (photo by Khushi Ghandi)
Campus Starbucks re-opens with new hours
Adriana Briscoe and Khushi Gandhi October 8, 2021

Harper College opened a new Starbucks store in Building D on Sept. 27 after closing the previous one 16 months ago due to Covid-19.  The...

Britney Taylor poses for a picture on October 4, 2021 after receiving the title of Miss Continental Plus. She is wearing the crown she won. (photo courtesy of Taylor)
Living a life of pride: celebration of trans culture
Jonah Parra, Staff Writer • October 11, 2021

“Charisma, Uniqueness, Nerve and Talent” — these are now famous words coined by RuPaul Charles, the host of "RuPaul's Drag Race.”  What...

Mathew Scollon (Reese), Melissa Reneé Martin (Ashley), Alice Frank (Phoebe) and Edward DeRuiter (Zack) pose for a picture. (photo courtesy of The Asylum)
The Free-For-All: "The Source" rewrites all the rules of cinematography ... in crayon
Cole Altmayer, Staff Writer • October 13, 2021

I know that you’re not supposed to look a gift horse in the mouth, but most of the time, I just can’t help myself. And when I say that, I’m not talking about my degree...

A fan of Charli DAmelio idolizes her when she appears to be perfect but criticizes her when she makes a mistake. Social media influencers are over-scrutinized and attacked as if they are expected to be flawless machines. (illustration by Heather Gurgul)
Humanoid influencers pose threat to society, must be cancelled at once.
Adriana Briscoe, Staff Writer • May 25, 2021

Pssst… hey! Hey you! Yeah, you over there scrolling through your for you page on TikTok.  Let me fill you in on a little secret: social media influencers aren’t real...

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Godzilla Vs Kong
Joshua Knox, Staff Writer • May 19, 2021

What better way to spend a pandemic than watch a giant radioactive lizard fight a giant ape? On paper that might sound dumb, but the movie delivers on all of the dumb fun...

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Harpers new Chief of Police, John Lawson, was sworn in January. Photo courtesy of Harper College.
New Harper Police Chief promises “integrity and accountability”
Konrad Strzalka , Staff Writer

On his second day on the job, Harper’s new Chief of Police, John Lawson, signed the Ten Shared Principles, an agreement between the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police...

Many recognize Lane Crims colorful converse as walks around campus, paving a new path for trans students on campus. Photo By Grace Garlick
Transgender student activist Lane Crim uses his story to silence stigma on campus
Grace Garlick, Special Contributor

Many have witnessed 19-year-old Lane Crim striding through the Harper quad amidst the noon rush in loud rainbow Converse. But few may know the story behind the colors. During...

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