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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: 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: 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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In Their Words: Working with DNA

Wonder how DNA evidence helps your genealogical research? 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 that will walk you through working with … Continue reading

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Tips and Tricks for Getting the Course You Want

Genealogy can be a solitary pursuit. Where can you go to not only learn new tricks, websites, and records but also enjoy the company of like-minded individuals? Well, “summer camp for genealogists,” of course! GRIP is an institute which offers … Continue reading

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In Their Words: Old Northwest Territory

Have research in the states of the Old Northwest Territory? With registration for the six June 25-30 courses opening on Wednesday, February 22 at Noon Eastern, you won’t want to miss out on this never-before-offered course that will have you researching … Continue reading

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In Their Words: Eastern European Research

Today’s post is from Amy Wachs, J.D., course coordinator of “Tracing Your Roots in Eastern Europe.” With registration for the six June 25-30 courses opening on Wednesday, February 22 at Noon Eastern, you won’t want to miss out on this brand-new course … Continue reading

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In Their Words: How to Research in Your Slippers

Bunny slippers? Everyone’s dream, right? With registration for the six June 25-30 courses opening on Wednesday, February 22 at Noon Eastern, you won’t want to miss out on the course that will have you researching in federal records from home and planning a … Continue reading

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Institute Scholarships Announced!

Know the value of in-person, in-depth genealogical learning in a week-long course with like-minded individuals? Enjoy the interaction with your instructors and the others in your course? Like networking with others who are just as earnest as you are about … Continue reading

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GRIP Status and Free Programs

On Sunday, June 26, we are very pleased to welcome over 150 students who will be taking one of six courses from the top instructors in genealogy. Registration closes on Wednesday with a couple of openings in four courses due … Continue reading

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