Archive for April, 2013

APG Hosts Webinar on Autosomal DNA

Sunday, April 7th, 2013

An Autosomal DNA Primer: Sex Doesn’t Matter Any More

Join us on April 30, when Judy Russell will present An Autosomal DNA Primer: Sex Doesn’t Matter Any More. This free webinar is part of the ongoing APG Professional Development webinar series sponsored by the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), and is open to both members and non-members.

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 9:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time

Description: A plain English introduction to autosomal DNA for non-tech types. Learn how this newest type of DNA testing works across gender lines to tell you more about your deep genetic past and help you find cousins to share your genealogy with today.

Presenter: Judy G. Russell, CG

A Certified Genealogist with a law degree, Judy G. Russell blogs as “The Legal Genealogist” and writes and speaks on a variety of genealogy topics.

Register: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/328306193

APG Announces Free Webinar

Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Developing Research Plans While Staying on Track in a Modern World
Join us on April 9, where J. Mark Lowe will present Developing Research Plans While Staying on Track in a Modern World. This free webinar is part of the ongoing APG Professional Development webinar series sponsored by the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), and is open to both members and non-members.

Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2013, 9:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time

Description: Take a closer look at working genealogy research plans and modern technology used by busy professionals. Mark will share practical examples using modern technology, as well as a step-by-step process. Learn how to make effective plans that promote tight, conclusive work, whether for clients, or for your personal research. Acceptable professional standards, resources and examples will be emphasized.

Presenter: J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

J. Mark Lowe is a full-time professional genealogist, author, and lecturer and researches primarily in original records and manuscripts throughout the South.

Register: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/253441921

Recordings Also Available
For APG members who cannot attend on April 9, a recording of the webinar, along with the handout, will be made available in the Members Section of the APG website at http://www.apgen.org. If you’re not already a member of APG, visit Join APG for more information.