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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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In Their Words: Understanding Laws

Why did your ancestor lie about her age on a marriage license? Why was the oldest child not mentioned in his father’s probate? Learn the answers to these and other questions in “Law School for Genealogists” coordinated by Judy G. Russell, … Continue reading

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In Their Words: New Jersey Research

Do you have New Jersey ancestors? If so, mark your calendars for Wednesday, March 8 at noon eastern, when registration opens for the first-ever week-long course on genealogical research in New Jersey. The course “Gateway to the Garden State: Sources … Continue reading

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In Their Words: Tools for Digging Deeper

Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA, is the coordinator of the “Intermediate Genealogy: Tools for Digging Deeper” course. With registration for the six July 16-21 courses opening on Wednesday, March 8 at Noon Eastern, you won’t want to miss out on this hands-on course … Continue reading

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