Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Genealogy Education Bytes - Week of 27 June to 3 July 2024

  Welcome to Genealogy Education Bytes, posted on Wednesday afternoon for the past week, where we try to highlight the most important genealogy and family history education items that came across our desktop since the last issue.

1) Upcoming Conferences and  Institutes 

Conference Keeper Calendar

*  Foundation for Eastern European Family History Studies Annual Conference ($$) -- 6 to 9 August 2024 - In-person, Salt Lake City, Utah 

*  Philadelphia, PA – 44th International Conference on Jewish Genealogy ($$) - 18 to 22 August 2024 - In-person, Philadelphia, Penn.

*  UGA Summit of Excellence Conference ($$) - 5-7 September 2024 - Virtual 

*  2024 New York State Family History Conference ($$) - 20-21 September - Hybrid - In-person in Syracuse, New York

*  36th International Congress of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences ($$) - 26-30 September 2024 - In-person - Boston, Mass.

2 ) Upcoming Seminars, Webinars and Online Classes (times are US Pacific):

Conference Keeper Calendar - has many links to register for and/or view webinars and classes.

 FamilySearch Library Classes and Webinars (Free)

*  GenWebinars ($$)

*  Family Tree Webinars (Free for a week) - Tuesday, 9 July, 11 a.m.:  10 Reasons Why MyHeritage is a Genealogist’s Best Friend by Melissa Barker.

*  Family Tree Webinars (Free for a week) - Wednesday, 10 July, 5 p.m.:  Chinese Immigrants in the South by Grant Din.

3) Recent Podcasts/Radio Shows:

*  Research Like a Pro:  RLP 312: Mitochondrial DNA and WikiTree

4) Recent YouTube Videos:

*  EmulateMe:  Museum AI experience

*  Legacy Tree Genealogists:  When To Travel To Asia For Genealogy Research

*  Professional Genealogist Reacts:  How Irish are Irish American DNA Test Results

*  Storied_Social:  Family History Interview Tip
*  Storied_Social:  Storied Mobile App - The Home Page

5) Did you miss the last post in this series - Genealogy Education Bytes -  20 to 26 June 2024?


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