Melinda Kashuba holds a Ph.D. in Geography from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is a popular lecturer and author of Walking with Your Ancestors: a Genealogist’s Guide to Using Maps and Geography (Family Tree Books, 2005) plus numerous articles in genealogical magazines and other publications. She is an adjunct instructor in Geography at Shasta College and is the 2016 recipient of the Gerald C. Hayward Award for Excellence in Community College Teaching given by the California Community College Foundation. Her genealogical specialties include nineteenth and twentieth century American research and maps.
IGHR 2018 Information
Registration for IGHR 2018 is open!
IGHR 2018 Hotel Reservations
Due to popular demand, all hotel rooms at the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel have been booked. At this time, a contract for an overflow hotel is being finalized. Please watch the Accommodations page for updated information.
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