Ellie Harmon

About Me

photographing infrastructure on the PCT

I grew up in a small town in northeast Georgia. I was educated in the local public school system, where I played clarinet (in the symphony), bass drum (in the marching band), left midfield in soccer, was a proud member of the national art honor society, and was, much to my chagrin, voted ‘Most Academic’ by my senior class.

I first learned to program in Logo when I was in kindergarten, definitely had a very cool Geocities homepage as a teen, and eventually grew up to be a computer science major at Georgia Tech.

Since 2017, I’ve been teaching human-computer interaction, computer ethics, and introductory computer science at Portland State University.

In between my CS degree, and my current job, I’ve done a bunch of things: