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Mary Harrsch
Works at Self - Freelance
Attended University of Oregon, Eastern Oregon State College, Southwestern Oregon Community College, Butler County Community College, Bandon K-12 Schools
Lives in Springfield, OR
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A history resource article by Mary Harrsch © 2014 George Stuart's 1/4 life-sized sculpture of Catherine the Great in robes of state.  The Imperial Crown of Russia, created for her coronation, contains 4936 diamonds including...
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Thanks, it was a  lot of fun.  I decided when I retired that I wanted to travel the world and share my experiences online so those that for whatever reason can't go to some of the places I visit in person can visit through my postings.  I also make my photography freely available for students, teachers, researchers and journalists so they can use it to study and write about other cultures and historical periods too.  If you are interested my Flickr photostream is at:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/mharrsch/

Sorry for the late response.  I have been busy teaching a digital photography workshop for the local high school students.
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Review: "Blood Oath" and "Fire and Blood", Books I and II of the Gladiator School Young Adult Series by Dan Scott
A historical fiction review by Mary Harrsch © 2013 Book 1:  Blood Oath Lucius, a 13-year-old son of a Roman senator, has just had his world turned upside down.  The emperor Vespasian has died and his successor, his oldest son, Titus, wants to sweep the Pala...
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Book Review: Pompeii: A Tale of Murder in Ancient Rome by Robert Colton
An ancient-themed historical fiction review by Mary Harrsch  © 2013 An ice storm and four day power outage gave me the opportunity to finally read a Kindle version of this book by new author, Robert Colton. A fictional 19-year-old protagonist named Marcellu...
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Dying Gaul on view at The National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. Beginning Dec 12!
An ancient history resource article by Mary Harrsch  © 2013 As part of the "Year of Italian Culture in the United States" project, the Capitoline Museum has graciously loaned the moving sculpture known as "The Dying Gaul " to the National Gallery of Art in ...
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Just saw them at Three Rivers in Florence, Oregon!  What a night!!
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Occupation
photographer, writer, editor, software designer, database solutions designer, website designer
Skills
photographer, writer, editor, software design, database solutions designer, website designer
Employment
  • Self - Freelance
    Writer/Photographer, 2008 - present
  • University of Oregon
    Director of Network and Information Systems, 1988 - 2009
  • Ron Sticka, Attorney
    case analyst, 1988 - 1989
  • Restaurant Management Company
    asst to the VP, Grandy's Division, 1985 - 1988
  • Last Frontier Ranch
    Owner, 1978 - 1984
  • Burns Times-Herald
    Photojournalist, 1979 - 1982
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Currently
Springfield, OR
Previously
Bandon, OR - Burns, OR - Wichita, KS - San Diego, CA - 29 Palms, CA
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"What we do in life echoes through eternity"
Introduction
I am passionate about technology, education and history, particularly ancient history.  I am constantly exploring ways to use technology to enhance the learning environment and am particularly ecstatic when I can develop a technology to advance the study of ancient history.Follow me on Twitter!  Comments or Questions:  mharrsch@uoregon.edu
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Member of the Emerald Photographic Society and Nature Photographers of the Pacific Northwest
Education
  • University of Oregon, Eastern Oregon State College, Southwestern Oregon Community College, Butler County Community College, Bandon K-12 Schools
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Female
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Maiden Name: Mary Lou Turner