Evening Sessions

Choose one evening session per night and register below. Selections will appear in your cart.

Evening sessions are included in tuition for IGHR course registrants and open to the public for $10 each. IGHR registrants DO NOT need to register for evening sessions to attend; handouts are included in your syllabus.

Registration options for non-attendees are available below or may be purchased at the door, space permitting. Cash and credit cards will be accepted at the door, but a handout is not guaranteed.

ALL SESSIONS ARE 7:00PM to 8:15PM

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Influenza: America’s Deadliest Epidemic
  • July 22, 2019 7:00 pm

Monday, July 22, 2019 – 7:00 – 8:15 pm: Influenza: America’s Deadliest Epidemic – Michael L. Strauss, AG / Masters Hall – $10.00 / person. In 1918 with the war raging in Europe a silent deadly killer traveled with the soldiers from the United States over to the war zones in France. Considered America’s deadliest (more…)

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Seventeen Repositories, One Life: Uncommon Original Sources Portray a 19th-Century Immigrant
  • July 23, 2019 7:00 pm

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 – 7:00 – 8:15 pm: Seventeen Repositories, One Life: Uncommon Original Sources Portray a 19th-Century Immigrant – John Philip Colletta, Ph.D. / Masters Hall – $10.00 / person. Myriad small, specialized repositories across the country hold original records containing information about our ancestors. These collections are usually maintained on a shoestring (more…)

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BCG (Board for Certification of Genealogists) Certification Seminar
  • July 23, 2019 7:00 pm

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 – 7:00 – 8:15 pm: BCG (Board for Certification of Genealogists) Certification Seminar – Judy G. Russell, J.D., CG, CGL and Angela Packer McGhie, CG / Mahler Hall – $10.00 / person. This interactive session on various pathways to certification by the Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) will be led by (more…)

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Twenty Years of Stuff – Now What Do I Do?
  • July 24, 2019 7:00 pm

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 – 7:00 – 8:15 pm: Twenty Years of Stuff – Now What Do I Do? – Elissa Scalise Powell, CG, CGL / Masters Hall – $10.00 / person. Whether a researcher has been collecting information for a long time or has suddenly had someone else’s research thrust upon them, they will (more…)

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Introduction to the International Commission for Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen)
  • July 24, 2019 7:00 pm

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 – 7:00 – 8:15 pm: Introduction to the International Commission for Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen) – Michael L. Strauss, AG and David E. Rencher, AG, CG, FIGRS, FUGA / Mahler Hall  – $10.00 / person. Learn the benefits and the process to becoming an Accredited Genealogist® professional.   (more…)

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