On 8 November 2023, Angela Breidenbach, Executive Director, hosted an updated orientation on our new website.
Angela gave a tour of the new site and explained its various features. She demonstrated how to make changes to your profile page, access your courses and grades and an overview of the store.
The orientation has been recorded and is available on our…Continue
Added by Kimberly Murray on November 15, 2023 at 2:22pm — No Comments
Having started a formal education in genealogy in May of 2016 and having finished the Intermediate Level at the National Institute of Genealogy, I am proud to announce I got an article published in the Genealogical Forum of Oregon. My article only required two edits, and my article was listed on the cover of "The Bulletin: Quarterly Magazine of the Genealogical Forum of Oregon" Volume 73, Number 1. September 2023. …Continue
What can colonial passports tell us about our ancestors in the colonies? The details can be overwhelming and miles of travel completed on these trips are fascinating. Most would travel in groups, but many small parties traveled from South Carolina to the Natchez located in the Mississippi territory during the 18th century.
We have just completed an article on this subject and the link is below. Don't overlook these records when researching colonial America. Enjoy Your Journey to the…Continue
June classes start tomorrow! What are you studying this month? Our Canadian Records Certificate includes courses on the Canadian Census at both the Basic and Intermediate levels as well as a…Continue
Added by Kimberly Murray on June 4, 2023 at 1:13pm — No Comments
Welcome Melanie Holtz to our Faculty Team as the Director of Italian Studies. She will be hosting our Italian Virtual Meetings, as well as updating our Italian Records packages and adding new Italian course material. We invite our students and followers to give her…Continue
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Interested in developing Business Skills to take your genealogical research to the next level? Our Business Skills Package includes 18 courses to give students a good understanding of how to start and manage a genealogical business. Blog:…Continue
Added by Cheryl Levy PLCGS on May 12, 2023 at 6:30am — No Comments
The field of genealogy has great opportunity for professional genealogists. Consider your goals and make a decision for how to use your genealogy skills for future employment. Read the latest blog post by Angela Breidenbach, our Executive Director. Blog:…Continue
Added by Cheryl Levy PLCGS on May 4, 2023 at 10:00am — No Comments
Are there really genealogy jobs out there? YES! There are a lot of different job opportunities to investigate. What kind of jobs are available for a professional genealogist? Read the latest blog post by Angela Breidenbach, our Executive Director. Blog:…Continue
Added by Cheryl Levy PLCGS on May 3, 2023 at 10:24pm — No Comments
Hello , I decided to post this picture postcard at the slight change someone my be able to identify this lady . This is a post card it was found among my Grandmothers Old family Pictures. I will attempt to add a picture of the writing on the back. I find the writing on the illegible. The writing with Ellen and a ? is mine. My…Continue
Happy St Patrick’s Day: Lá Fhéile Pádraig sona daoibh!
From the International Institute Team. Celebrate your Irish Roots and Good Luck with your Irish Research! Blog http://blog.genealogicalstudies.com/2023/03/happy-st-patricks-day/…
Added by Cheryl Levy PLCGS on March 17, 2023 at 12:28am — No Comments
The International Institute of Genealogical Studies is pleased to introduce another addition to our Faculty Team. Jennifer Roodzant has joined us full-time as an adjunct professor focusing on DNA and American Records, particularly the Southern States. She will be hosting Virtual Meetings, as well as filling the role of Student Advisor. Please welcome our newest adjunct professor on the Institute’s Faculty Team. Blog:…Continue
Tis the season for celebrations.
Whatever the holiday you are celebrating in December,
Whether you are celebrating the season with sleigh bells through the snow,
or a picnic on the beach, or somewhere in between,
From all of us at the International Institute of Genealogical Studies,
we would like to wish one and all –
a Happy and Safe Holiday Season,…
Added by Cheryl Levy PLCGS on December 24, 2022 at 11:33pm — No Comments
Trust we all have a merry Xmas and a happy new year. Thanks to Cheryl for all her support and advice on GenealogyWise.
Join Heritage Hunters on Sunday, January 8, 2023 at 10:00 AM Eastern Time for Breakfast & Brick Walls on Twitter Spaces! All you need to participate is a FREE Twitter handle and a smart phone. You can just listen in or join in and help our guests with your suggestions for breaking down their brick walls! Our guest this month is Linda Slate. To join, simply click on this link at 10:00 AM Eastern Time on Sunday, January 8, 2023:…Continue
Added by Barbara Jean May on December 22, 2022 at 6:20pm — No Comments
We are honored to introduce our new Director of Irish Studies: Claire Bradley. She will be working to update our Irish courses and will host the Irish Virtual Meetings starting in the new year. Please welcome our newest adjunct professor on the Institute’s Faculty Team. Blog http://blog.genealogicalstudies.com/2022/12/our-team-expanding/ …
Added by Cheryl Levy PLCGS on December 8, 2022 at 2:32pm — No Comments
Heritage Hunters is going LIVE! Do you have a brick wall in your genealogy? Be a guest on our Twitter Spaces program, outline your brick wall, and get suggestions from our listeners!
What our Guests will need: A free Twitter account, a smart phone to log in, and a brick wall that needs to be torn down!
What our Listeners will need: A free Twitter account, a smart phone to log in, and your best…Continue
Added by Barbara Jean May on November 30, 2022 at 12:56pm — No Comments
Our Graduation was held on November 18th for our students who earned their PLCGS, and for those who completed the full program for their DNA and Genetic Genealogy certificate between May 1st and October 31st of 2022. Congratulations to our newest Graduates! Blog: http://blog.genealogicalstudies.com/2022/11/fall-2022-graduation/
YouTube Video Recording:…
Added by Cheryl Levy PLCGS on November 19, 2022 at 1:36am — No Comments