Haarsager, Sandra (L.)

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HAARSAGER, Sandra (L.)

HAARSAGER, Sandra (L.). Also writes as Sandra Watkinson. American, b. 1946. Genres: History, Women's studies and issues. Career: Times-News, Twin Falls, ID, general assignment reporter and special editions editor, summers, 1965-67, then 1968-69; Idaho Statesman, Boise, reporter and editor, 1972-75; Idaho Department of Education, Boise, public information specialist and administrative assistant to the state superintendent, 1975-78; University of Idaho, Moscow, director of information services, 1979-83; Idahoan/Daily News, Moscow, reporter and editor, 1983-85; News-Review Publishing Co., Moscow, general manager, 1985-88; University of Idaho, instructor, 1988-89, assistant professor, 1989-94, associate professor of communication and coordinator of American studies program, 1994-. Publications: Student Rights and Responsibilities: A Handbook for Schools and Students (monograph), 1978; Bertha Knight Landes of Seattle: Big City Mayor, 1994; "Organized Womanhood": Women's Clubs and Cultural Politics in the Pacific Northwest, 1875-1915, 1995. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals, until 1977 under the name Sandra Watkinson. Address: School of Communication, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID 83843-1072, U.S.A.