My Heritage offers 5000 free DNA kits to adoptees

Just received this press release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   MyHeritage Extends DNA Quest Initiative to Help More Adoptees Reunite with Their Birth FamiliesMyHeritage pledges 5,000 additional free DNA kits for global distribution to eligible participants, following the success of the first phase of its pro bono initiative March 01, 2019 01:18 PM Eastern Standard TimeTEL […]

In-depth summer genealogy education in Pittsburgh at GRIP

Two separate weeks of quality genealogy education this summer in Pittsburgh on a beautiful college campus! Expert coordinators and instructors, networking with fellow students, knowledge galore, extensive syllabus, direct assistance, and it’s a no-brainer! Join the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh for world-class education this summer in either June or July. A good number of […]

Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) Registration Opens Soon!

Yes, it’s January and many of us are seeing snow and cold temperatures. Let’s plan for summer. Join your fellow genealogy enthusiasts for two weeks of quality and extensive education this summer. The Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh is fun, too.  There is a course that will fit your level of interest and experience. I […]

Board for Certification of Genealogists Announces Free Webinars for 2019

For Immediate Release: 18 December 2018 from BCG The Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) is excited to present the following free webinars through Legacy Family Tree Webinars in 2019: January 15 – Margaret R. Fortier, CG, “Visualizing Information for Genealogists” February 19 – Melissa A. Johnson, CG, “Applying Evidence to Genealogical Research Questions” March […]

Legacy Family Tree Webinars has added closed captioning!

In case you haven’t see this  exciting news over the past few days! Legacy Family Tree Webinars has announced the addition of closed captioning to its services. This includes my November 2018 webinar,  Railroad Records and Railroad History: Methods for Tracking. From their press release: “Implemented as a full human-curated transcription via synced subtitles, closed […]