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Author Archives: Pamela Weisberger
By Pamela Weisberger | Published: March 26, 2010
We're honored to announce that University of Massachusetts Boston Professor Vincent Cannato will give the Lucille Gudis Memorial Lecture this year.
By Pamela Weisberger | Published: March 24, 2010
Need a new addition to your genealogically-themed wardrobe? Here is the perfect tee for every genealogist!
By Pamela Weisberger | Published: January 22, 2010
The Jewish Genealogical Society of Los Angeles looks forward to welcoming you to Los Angeles from July 11 - 16 for an extraordinary series of presentations by renowned scholars, archivists and research specialists from around the world. We'll also offer enlightening films, methodology workshops, evening musical and dramatic performances, and opportunities to network and schmooze with a friendly, global community of Jewish genealogists.
By Pamela Weisberger | Published: January 9, 2010
Professional genealogist and map expert Brian J. Lenius, co-founder of the East European Genealogical Society (EEGS) will speak at the 30th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy. Brian is the author of “The Genealogical Gazetteer of Galicia,” and he has been instrumental in working on Gesher Galicia's Cadastral Map and Landowner Records project, which is committed to expanding the availability of land records and maps as adjuncts to vital records' research.
By Pamela Weisberger | Published: January 5, 2010
With 2009 behind us, 2010 holds a whole world of new possibilities for genealogists. Conference program planning is now in full swing, with less than ten days left to submit your abstract or presentation proposal. The due date is January 15th so fine-tune your ideas and get ready to submit before the deadline. Just click the "Call for Papers" tab on this website to be connected to the abstract submission module.
By Pamela Weisberger | Published: October 22, 2009
In the weeks following the launch of the 2010 IAJGS Conference website your co-chairs have been actively working on programs and plans for this July event. The Call for Papers begins on November 15th, but we've already been recruiting key speakers and planning programs "firsts."