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Mary Harrsch
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"What we do in life echoes through eternity"
"What we do in life echoes through eternity"

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Review: The Middle Ages in 50 Objects by Gertsman and Rosenwein
A history resource article by Mary Harrsch © 2018 Normally, I review books focused on the ancient world but I received an email from Cambridge University Press asking if I would be interested in receiving a review copy of their new release " The Middle Ages...
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Review: Onslaught by Anthony Riches
A historical resource article by Mary Harrsch © 2018 As I began listening to Anthony Riches' " Retribution " today, I realized I had not reviewed its prequel " Onslaught ", the second in " The Centurions " series about the Batavian Revolt   during the year ...
Review: Onslaught by Anthony Riches
Review: Onslaught by Anthony Riches
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Review: A World Full of Gods: The Strange Triumph of Christianity by Keith Hopkins
A historical resource article by Mary Harrsch When I was researching the Roman Empire's financial crisis of the late 3rd century and subsequent embrace of Christianity as part of the solution, I found a wealth of information in the late Keith Hopkins book "...
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Time Travel Rome Mobil App: The Entire Roman Empire In Your Pocket!
A historical resource article by Mary Harrsch © 2018 This morning I received word that a new travel app entitled "Time Travel Rome" was now available for Apple and Android smartphones. This app is said to describe every significant ancient Roman city, fortr...
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Julius Caesar Reborn!!!
A couple of months ago I posted an article about my efforts to create history-themed skills for Alexa-enabled devices. As I explained, Alexa is Amazon's artificially intelligent voice-activated virtual assistant. I have been working on recreating Gaius Juli...
Julius Caesar Reborn!!!
Julius Caesar Reborn!!!
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Review: The Throne of Caesar by Steven Saylor
A historical resource article by Mary Harrsch © 2018 Gordianus "The Finder," with his 66th birthday approaching, now spends much of his day relaxing in his peristyle garden reading and sipping a cup of the best vintage he can afford.  But some of his old cl...
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Improving College Students’ and Others’ Mental Health with Conversational Agents
Improving College Students’ and Others’ Mental Health with Conversational Agents Mary Harrsch Networks and Management Information Systems (Retired) University of Oregon College of Education Mental illness is common in the United States. About one in four ad...
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MOOCs – Models for Learning in the 21st Century: Part 2
MOOCs – Models for Learning in the 21st Century: Part 2 Mary Harrsch Networks and Management Information Systems (Retired) University of Oregon College of Education This is a cross-post from the Information Age Education newsletter In the previous newslette...
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MOOCs – Models for Learning in the 21st Century: Part 1
MOOCs – Models for Learning in the 21st Century: Part 1 Mary Harrsch Networks and Management Information Systems (Retired) University of Oregon College of Education Introduction to MOOCs Reading and writing were developed about 5,200 years ago (History Worl...
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Alexa ventures to the ancient world
As many of you know, I am not only passionately interested in ancient history but, as an education technologist, I continue to explore new technologies and how they can be used to promote the study of the ancient world. Alexa is a virtual assistant develope...
Alexa ventures to the ancient world
Alexa ventures to the ancient world
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