Calendar of Events

Free lectures by past and present BCG trustees, Church History Museum Auditorium (on West Temple next to the Family History Library), Salt Lake City, Utah, 9 October 2015

  • 9 a.m. – “What Is ‘Reasonably Exhaustive Research’?” Michael Hait, CG
  • 10:15 a.m. – “The Art of Negative Space Research: Women,” Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, CG
  • 11:30 a.m. – “After the Courthouse Burns: Rekindling Family History Through DNA,” Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL
  • 1:30 p.m. – “Forensic Genealogy Meets the Genealogical Proof Standard,” Michael Ramage, JD, CG
  • 2:45 p.m. – “Margaret’s Baby’s Father and the Lessons He Taught Me (about Illegitimacy, Footloose Males, Burned Counties & More),” Elizabeth Shown Mills, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
  • 4 p.m. – “When Does Newfound Evidence Overturn a Proved Conclusion?” Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG, CGL

National Genealogical Society Family History Conference, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 4 – 7 May 2016

    • Skillbuilding Track of lectures each hour during the four days
    • Certification Seminar double session:  ”Why and How to Certify”
    • Exhibit booth with successful portfolios for viewing

Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama, 12-17 June 2016

Example portfolios will be available for examination.

Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh, La Roche College, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 26 June – 1 July 2016, and 17 – 22 July 2016

Example portfolios will be available for examination.