The Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh announced its summer 2016 courses at the National Genealogical Society conference in St. Charles, Missouri. Taught by the top lecturers in our field, we are excited to present many new courses as well as popular ones. Come visit Booth #701 in the Exhibit Hall, which it is free to enter, to learn more about these courses as well as the 2015 offerings.
Offered June 26, 2016 to July 1, 2016 at La Roche College, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania:
“Pennsylvania: Research in the Keystone State” with Sharon MacInnes, Ph.D. and Michael Lacopo, D.V.M
“Master the Art of Genealogical Documentation” with Thomas W. Jones, Ph.D., CG, CGL, FASG
“Fundamentals of Forensic Genealogy” with Cathi Desmarais, CG, Kelvin Meyers, and Michael Ramage, J.D., CG
“Family Archiving: Heirlooms in the Digital Age” with Denise May Levenick
“Women and Children First” with Judy G. Russell, J.D., CG, CGL
“Finding Your German Ancestors” with Warren Bittner, CG, Baerbel Johnson, AG
Offered July 17-22, 2016 at La Roche College, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania:
“Diving Deeper into New England: Advanced Strategies for Success” with D. Joshua Taylor, MA, MLS
“Intermediate Genealogy: Tools for Digging Deeper” with Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FUGA
“From Confusion to Conclusion: How to Write Proof Arguments” with Harold Henderson, CG and Kimberly Powell
“Researching in Italian Records” with Melanie D. Holtz, CG
“Advanced Genetic Genealogy” with CeCe Moore
“Practical Genetic Genealogy” with Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL and Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.
GRIP strives to present courses for all levels of genealogy interest. Look for more information in October giving each of the eighteen sessions in each course.
NOTE: There are still seats in all 2015 courses except “Advanced Methods” and “Pennsylvania Research.” If your schedule allows you to join us this summer, please register before May 15 to enjoy the Early Bird Deadline and save $25.
GRIP instructors (past, present, and future) who are lecturing this week at the NGS conference are:
Claire Bettag, CG, FUGA
Warren Bittner, CG
John P. Colletta, Ph.D.
Pam Stone Eagleson, CG
Karen Mauer (Green) Jones, CG, FGBS
Michael Hait, CG
Patti Hobbs, CG
Baerbel K. Johnson, AG
Thomas W. Jones, Ph.D., CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA
Rev. David McDonald, CG
Michael S. Ramage, J.D., CG
Judy G. Russell, J.D., CG, CGL
Pamela Boyer Sayre, CG, CGL
Rick Sayre, CG, CGL
Craig Scott, CG, FUGA
D. Joshua Taylor, MLS
Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL
Jane E. Wilcox
Enjoy their lectures!