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We are Grateful for You!

As the United States prepares for a national day of Thanks-Giving, we would like to say that we are grateful for each of you in your support of GRIP’s mission of providing the best genealogical education at the lowest cost … Continue reading

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News and Notes for 2018

The opening of GRIP registration is often eagerly awaited by those who want to continue their genealogical education by taking hands-on, in-depth, week-long courses under the tutelage of the best in our field and with like-minded classmates in a friendly atmosphere. … Continue reading

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Scholarship Opportunities

While planning your continuing education, can you use a little help with finances? There are several scholarships and awards that can be applied to conferences or institutes. One such award, contributed by an anonymous donor, is $100 off tuition to … Continue reading

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GRIP Welcomes June Students; July GRIP Openings

The Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) conducts two institute weeks this year. The first one from June 25-30 is expecting 147 students from 30 states and 18 faculty in six courses. The second one from July 16-21 has 167 … Continue reading

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2017 Courses Still Available!

It was a pleasure for the GRIP team to meet many of you at the OGS conference in Ohio, NERGC conference in Massachusetts, and NGS conference in Raleigh, NC! We told you that there are still seats in many great … Continue reading

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GRIP Announces 2018 Schedule!

GRIP is very pleased to announce its 2018 schedule for its June and July weeks in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and an August week in Amherst, New York. Yes, that is right… we were invited to take “GRIP on the Road” to … Continue reading

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GRIP Registration Status; Conference Schedule

Come see us in the exhibit hall of the following conferences! We would be glad to give you more information and insight into “Summer Camp for Genealogists”! Exhibit halls are free and open to the public and often have many … Continue reading

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GRIP Registration Update

Thank you everyone who participated in the opening registrations days for the June 25-30 and the July 16-21 institute weeks. We never know which courses will be popular hits until you “vote” with your registration. For the June week, “Confusion … Continue reading

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In Their Words: Cutting Edge Genetic Genealogy

Are you experienced with genetic genealogy? Want to discuss cutting edge topics with others? Then don’t miss this opportunity for “Advanced Genetic Genealogy” with CeCe Moore, Blaine Bettinger, Ph.d., J.D., Brianne Kirkpatrick, MS, LGC, and Karen Stanbary, CG, to go beyond … Continue reading

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In Their Words: Irish Research

Do you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day because it is your heritage? Researching your Irish ancestors and confused by what you have found? Need some pointers to which records are available and how to access them? Join David Rencher, AG, CG, … Continue reading

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