Due to the increased demand this year, we can't promise a specific delivery timeline, but we suggest the following if using a two-day shipping option, sooner if ground: Using Google's MyMaps as a Research and Analysis Tool. Through short demos followed by implementation periods, we’ll practice using the free, open-source Gephi software to create a cluster network from your own documentary or DNA data. We’re also going to discuss how to create and organize a spreadsheet to collect data for future network analysis which will also serve as an alternative activity to use for the implementation periods. They will be delivered via Zoom on Tuesday, January 19, and Thursday, January 21, 2021. . But . Utilizing Sources for Researching Your Nordic Ancestors.....2017. or. ... the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, and Boston University's Genealogical Research Certificate Program. Note: Sponsored events will be announced separately and will not require registration to attend. To each of them, “Excellence is not an act, but a habit.”. This is the page to sign up for a new account: https://accounts.google.com. Salt Lake Institute of Genalogy – January 2020. Please create a Google account and/or know your login information prior to class. A free 30-day trial of Scrivener (30 days of actual use) is available; download instructions will be sent after registration. Our main focus is making you look good on paper. Naturally, Cinda adds polish and pizazz to everything she does, so we can expect the best virtual experience possible at SLIG and the Academy this year! Advanced Genealogical Methods (Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy/ SLIG: Jan 2017) led by Tom Jones, CG, CGL, FASG, FUGA, FNGS, ... vol. It is with sadness that we wish Mary Jane Saylor farewell as the SLIG Registrar. . Janell currently serves on the Human Rights Community for a local residential facility, where she services as Chairman. This course was challenging, brain-busting, and fatiguing and I wouldn’t have it any other way. My week at the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG) gave me that opportunity. Pre-requisites: Students should have Gephi (free; available for Mac OS, Windows, or Linux) installed and working on their computer prior to the workshop. All rights reserved. She teaches at the Genealogical Institute of Pittsburgh and the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy. She is an avid soccer fan and in her spare time loves to read and spend time with her family. It was a true honour to get to know all of you this week. 2. Hello and Happy New Year!!! Still, the title alone helps one envision Mr. Toad's vehicle dashing this way and that, doing a sharp U-turn, swerving to the right or left, and going the wrong direction in spite of the "Do Not Enter" signs. Powered by. Please come to this workshop with an up to date resume and with a LinkedIn profile created. These are top-flight courses taught by the world’s leading genealogists. Join us as we explore the basics of network analysis, including the ways that software can be utilized to explore and better visualize relationships, connections, and clusters (networks, FAN clubs) in our family history and DNA data. You'll have an opportunity to take a sample research test and even practice interviewing. We’re also going to discuss how to create and organize a spreadsheet to collect data for future network analysis which will also serve as an alternative activity to use for the implementation periods. Click on the green "Register Now" button. The week-long seminar offers students hands-on learning experience at the Family History Library. This year's SLIG registration was a little more like Mr. Toad's Wild Ride, with surprises every minute - from the early sell-out of most courses to the "train wreck" closure for repairs. Pre-requisites: Please come prepared with a working draft copy of your cover letter and resume. As the Lead Research Team Manager, Christy oversees hiring professional genealogy researchers. You will get this message and waste valuable time returning to change your selections! What a wonderful group of people. Pre-requisites: Please come to this session with an up-to-date resume and with a LinkedIn profile created. The Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy is pleased to announce that five attendees have been awarded scholarships for upcoming courses in the Fall of 2019 and January 2020. Jul 9, 2019 - Elevate your Genealogical Education to New Heights 12–17 January 2020 SLIG's Silver Anniversary Hilton SLC Center, Salt Lake City, Utah. Days/times: Two sessions are available from which to choose – Tuesday, January 19, 2021, from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm and Thursday, January 21, 2021, from 1:30 to 5:30 pm, Mountain Standard Time. In-depth education in the comfort of your own home. We will discuss why you should have a LinkedIn profile and how that can help you in your professional genealogical research career. This closure is to support preventive efforts to control the spread of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We appreciate your patience and understanding! A free 30-day trial of Scrivener (30 days of actual use) is available; download instructions will be sent after registration. Our focus will be less on the organization of genealogy documents and more on the management of everything else related to your genealogy career. Really! 6.2K likes. In so doing, we benefit from the example of the experts who teach and mentor us, and their daily commitment to excellence. That part of the system has worked so smoothly in the past that I apparently failed to prioritize it properly in the testing queue. She teaches at the Genealogical Institute of Pittsburgh and the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy. Genealogy Education, Genealogy News 7 August 2019. ... 2020, until further notice. Optional: Select a printed/mailed syllabus IF you want one. Instructions will be sent after registration Gephi can be fairly computer resource-intensive, as is Zoom, so while you should be able to run both simultaneously on the same computer, having a second computer or tablet available for Zoom is ideal. Salt Lake is the genealogy capitol of the world. Please also have one or two sample reports handy, if you have them. . Probably years.”. Chinese Genealogy Research with Kelly Summers, MS, AG-Don't Miss Out! December 28, 2020 … Education, Hispanic Genealogy Salt Lake Institute of Genalogy – January 2020. Jessica M. Taylor, President of Legacy Tree Genealogists since 2004, has helped thousands of clients across the globe discover more about their heritage through professional genealogy research. There are fun and engaging genealogy activities for everyone in Salt Lake. Please do that before you attend.). Make 2021 the year you finally get your research organized with everything cross-referenced and available at your fingertips. She is a past president of the Association of Professional Genealogists, serving seven years as a Director and on APG's Professional Development Committee. For those wishing to see what records they have, please visit FamilySearch.org. Days/times: Two sessions will be available from which to choose on Tuesday, January 19, 2021; from 8:30 to 12:00 noon and from 1:30 to 5:00 pm, Mountain Standard Time. This is the page to sign up for a new account: https://accounts.google.com. In-depth high-intermediate to advanced genealogy courses. It has been a busy week, to say the least. Thank you for pulling this amazing group together to teach us.”  – Melissa F. “Loved every minute. Family History, Genealogy Research in Salt Lake City You probably heard of the Family History Library in Salt Lake, now affording to come here and do your research is easy. As promised, here is the step-by-step guide to Academy registration for 2021. The Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG) announces changes to various programs and deadlines for 2020 and 2021. We will not have time to go over how to set up an account in class. And her loyalty over the years has been greatly appreciated. The rest should be intuitive. Better to review it now, then be ready to go before the countdown clock turns green at 10:00 am on August 15th (Mountain Time). Thank you for considering SLIG for your educational experience. She has been in the Talent Acquisition space for 5 years. You won't have time to read it as you go if you want to get a seat. Or perhaps new ways to charge your phones, an apron to wear or cutting board to use to prepare those home goodies to eat during class, great new mugs, and all kinds of apparel options in a variety of colors! My week at the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG) gave me that opportunity. Each year we bring in the best educators in the field to provide the best genealogy educational experience available. "The Pennsylvania German and Research in the Keystone State," (), January 2018. Many have been asking when the SLIG Store would open. Opportunities to attend conferences and institutes have become available to those normally unable to attend due to the cost of travel or other responsibilities. "The Pennsylvania German and Research in the Keystone State," (), January 2018. “You don’t have to know a lot about Chinese genealogy to take this course. Welcome Mr. Zachary Hamilton, our new registrar. Hello and Happy New Year!!! GENEALOGY-RELATED CHANNELS ON YOUTUBE (IN ENGLISH) - PAGE 3 © Katherine R. Willson. We'll go over education and training options–what is the best path to a genealogy career? Get Your Life Back: Organizational Tools for the Professional Genealogist. Log In. She founded and manages the largest educational online DNA-focused forum, the DNA Detectives Facebook group, which boasts a following of over 130,000 members, along with many other specialized subgroups. Great Lakes Regional Specialty.....2020. It was capturing the data, but not placing folks directly into the waitlist, or notifying them of the change that occurred between selection on page one and saved order after page four. Coordinators worked to revamp courses to better fit the technology, utilized the opportunity to bring in experts previously not available, and modified workshops and added instructors to ensure adequate virtual assistance. The safety and health of our students and faculty of the utmost importance. What more could anyone want? 2020 hasn't made it any easier. In addition to the national genealogical conferences and institutes, there are hundreds of regional and local seminars/workshops. Genealogy buffs are pretty lovely people. The process is simple; you can read more about it here: https://support.google.com/mail/answer/56256?hl=en. In this session, we will discuss your professional genealogical resume. So, what were the issues, the curious may ask? She leads a team of recruiters who actively support Ancestry’s Content, Emerging Business, DNA Operations and Member Services. ), these are the personal thoughts of an oft-behind and reflective director. Shipping options include everything from ground to expedited. Institutes . Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy. copyright, Utah Genealogical Association. 19 January, 2021 @8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy Academy for Professionals – “Land Your Dream Job: Preparing to Apply for Professional Genealogy Positions” (Elly Catmull & Christy Fillerup) Students should have Gephi (free; available for Mac OS, Windows, or Linux) installed and working on their computer prior to the workshop. Genealogical Education "Following Your Ancestors in Time and Place," Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (), Virtual, July 2020. 4. Items in "In-Stock, Ready to Ship," and "Featured Items" are SLIG-owned and already branded. (So, if you don't find your size, check the on-demand section.). or. Coordinators and instructors represent the best educators the field has to offer. If so, I'm sure it has changed since I last experienced it! An updated version of this course will be offered in 2021. Pre-requisites: Students should have Gephi (free; available for Mac OS, Windows, or Linux) installed and working on their computer prior to the workshop. More specificity about discounts and syllabus purchases. We have faced a combination of challenges that many of us never thought we would see in our lifetime – from fires and earthquakes to civil unrest, financial upheaval, political turmoil, the pandemic, and more.*. Days/times: Two sessions are available from which to choose – Tuesday, January 19, 2021, from 1:30 to 5:00 pm and Thursday, January 21, 2021, from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm, Mountain Standard Time. Jessica currently serves as Vice president of the Genealogy Business Alliance, Treasurer of the Association of Genealogy Educators and Schools, is on the board of directors for the Archival Researchers Association and volunteers as a SCORE small business mentor. She is a frequent speaker at genealogical societies, libraries, and has presented at the Genealogical Institute on Federal Records (Gen-Fed), the International German Genealogy Conference, and coordinated the Maryland course at the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy in 2020. Posted by Peg A. Ivanyo at 10:27 PM 0 comments. Beyond that, they went the extra mile to make 2021 something special. Select the course(s) you desire to take. Some … Or at least that's what her family told her. After all, the shopping season is beyond "upon us.". "Early US Church Records," Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (), Salt Lake City, Utah, January 2020. Abbreviated Rules . The Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy prides itself on providing the top tier in genealogical education. We'll discuss scheduling and life balance tools, communication tools, project management, to-do lists, and more. Seeing that Barbara Vines Little would be presenting “Virginia from the Colonial Period to the Civil War: Her Records, Her People, Her Laws,” I knew immediately that I needed this class. How about a step by step "How do I register for the Academy" quickly and accurately? Teaching Assistant-Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV HIST438-Soldiers and American Society (Summer-2004, 2005). Lesson learned: open the store in March next year :) Or at least in August when registration opens, whether Covid is under control or not! The opening of SLIG 2021 registration was intended to be a smooth ride . Want to attend RootsTech 2020 but can’t make it to Salt Lake City? As a result, finding her true heritage has been her focus since the year 2000. In 2018, I developed the inaugural African American genealogy course, 1619-2019: Four Hundred Years of African American Genealogy for the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy and recruited a stellar team of teachers. This hands-on workshop will teach you how to utilize Scrivener to help plan, organize, write, and publish your family research. Since Covid-19 has affected everything from holiday parties to company incentive plans, suppliers have been inundated with increased orders for months. In 2020, this Institute offered two different DNA Courses: Course 10: Introduction to Genetic Genealogy and Course 11: Meeting Standards Using DNA Evidence — Research Strategies. 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