Published by Dick Eastman: CAFG Announces Scholarship for 2016 Institute

The following announcement was written by the Council for the Advancement of Forensic Genealogy: AFG Announces Scholarship Covering 50% of Tuition to the 2016 Forensic Genealogy Institute Hand-on Forensic Genealogy Event More than 65% Filled; Seats at FGI Expected to Sell Out Soon Dallas, Texas – November 4, 2015 – The Council for the Advancement…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/11/04/cafg-announces-scholarship-for-2016-institute/

Published by NGSGENEALOGY: NGS Launches Its Newest Course — Genetic Genealogy: Autosomal DNA Course

Arlington, VA, 9 December, 2015— The National Genealogical Society (NGS) proudly announces the release of its newest Continuing Genealogical Studies course, Genetic Genealogy: Autosomal DNA. Autosomal DNA comprises twenty-two of the twenty-three pairs of chromosomes, excluding the one pair of sex chromosomes. These matched pairs of chromosomes are called autosomes and contain a comprehensive record…

http://upfront.ngsgenealogy.org/2015/12/ngs-launches-its-newest-course-genetic.html

Published by FamilySearch: The Family History Library Announces Free Classes for November 2015

During the month of October, the Family History Library will be hosting a number of free online family history classes and webinars. These classes and webinars are designed to help individuals and families find their ancestors and teach important family history techniques. They are free to the public. Information about specific classes is listed below,…

https://familysearch.org/blog/en/family-history-library-announces-free-classes-november-2015/

Published by Ancestry:  Ruth Starr Rose Reveals Unique Stories of the Founding Families of Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Anna May Moaney – Ruth Starr Rose Imagine your family rediscovering the beautiful talents of one ancestor after more than eighty years. That was the case for the family of artist Ruth Starr Rose. Rose was from a progressive family. She was a Vassar graduate as well as student at the New York Art Students…

http://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2015/10/21/ruth-starr-rose-reveals-unique-stories-of-the-founding-families-of-marylands-eastern-shore/

Published by Dick Eastman: NGS Announces a New Course in the American Genealogical Studies Series: Beyond the Basics

The following announcement was written by the (U.S.) National Genealogical Society: ARLINGTON, VA, August 17, 2015: The National Genealogical Society proudly announces the release of its newest American Genealogical Studies course, Beyond the Basics. This course joins The Basics and Guide to Documentation and Source Citation in the series of online courses developed by NGS…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/08/17/ngs-announces-a-new-course-in-the-american-genealogical-studies-series-beyond-the-basics/

Published by GenealogyBlog: NGS Announces a New Course in the American Genealogical Studies Series: Beyond the Basics

The following is from NGS: ARLINGTON, VA, August 17, 2015: The National Genealogical Society proudly announces the release of its newest American Genealogical Studies course, Beyond the Basics. This course joins The Basics and Guide to Documentation and Source Citation in the series of online courses developed by NGS to help those interested in discovering…

http://www.genealogyblog.com/?p=36121

Published by FamilySearch: August 25, 2015—Teach Yourself and Others: New Online Training Now Available

Several new classes have been added to the FamilySearch Learning Center. These new classes include: Danish Research United States Research Norwegian Parish Registers Canadian Census Records England Probate Records Hispanic Online Resources Chinese Research Below are links to the full classes or webinars found on the FamilySearch website. To access a class, click on the…

https://familysearch.org/blog/en/august-25-2015teach-online-training/

Published by DearMyrtle’s Blog: Methodology Tuesday – tonight in Second Life

DearREADERS,Second Life’s Just Genealogy community has regained strength, over the summer, no less. That’s usually when stats are down for online webinars, hangouts and chats, probably because school’s out, and everyone is going on research trips and vacations.In just a few hours Clarise Beaumont, my svelte blond avatar, will host a group discussion about research…

http://blog.dearmyrtle.com/2015/08/methodology-tuesday-tonight-in-second.html

Published by Dick Eastman: Forensic Genealogy Institute Announces Dates for 2016 Event

The 5th Annual Forensic Genealogy Institute will be held 10-12 March 2016. Sponsored by the Council for the Advancement of Forensic Genealogy, the topics to be covered include: Marketing, Legal Issues, Advanced Practicum, and a DNA Workshop. This year’s location is the Historic Menger Hotel in San Antonio, Texas. Conveniently located near the River Walk…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/08/17/forensic-genealogy-institute-announces-dates-for-2016-event/