TWO Institute weeks are being offered in 2017, both in Pittsburgh at La Roche College: June 25 to 30 and July 16 to 21. Click on the course title below to see the description of the 18 sessions in each course and their prerequisites (if any).
Register when you have chosen one of the below courses to attend for the entire week. Each course consists of four lectures per day, except Friday which has two, finishing by lunch time. The class lectures lead you deeper into the course topic and build your knowledge through presentations, discussions, and hands-on exercises. Some courses may have homework options and optional projects.
June 25-30, 2017
“Confusion to Conclusion: How to Write Proof Arguments” with Harold Henderson, CG, and Kimberly Powell
“Mastering the Art of Genealogical Documentation” with Thomas W. Jones, Ph.D., CG, CGL, FASG
“Writing and Sharing Your Family History” with Michael J. Leclerc, CG
“Research in the States of the Old Northwest Territory” with David McDonald, CG
“Research in Washington, DC, from Afar” with Richard G. Sayre, CG, CGL, Pam Boyer Sayre, CG, CGL
“Tracing Your Roots in Eastern Europe” with Amy L. Wachs, J.D.
July 16-21, 2017
“Practical Genetic Genealogy” with Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.
“Advanced Genetic Genealogy” with CeCe Moore
“Gateway to the Garden State: Sources and Strategies for New Jersey Research” with Melissa A. Johnson, CG
“Irish Genealogical Research” with David Rencher, AG, CG
“Law School for Genealogists” with Judy Russell, JD, CG, CGL & Richard G. Sayre, CG, CGL
“Intermediate Genealogy: Tools for Digging Deeper” with Paula Stuart-Warren, CG