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Date of Session Start Time Level Track Session Number Session Title Session Speakers
08 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All Opening Session W101 People, Policy, and Records: The Importance of Historical Background Marian Smith
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All BCG Skillbuilding W121 Debunking Misleading Records Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Methodology and Research W122 Forensic Genealogy—CSI Meets Roots Colleen Mary Fitzpatrick, PhD
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Military W123 Rough Riders in the Spanish-American War Mary Penner
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All What is Family? W124 Imagining Our American Family Mara Fein, PhD, CG
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Records W125 "To the Honorable, the General Assembly"—The Treasure Trove in Legislative Petitions Judy G. Russell, JD, CG
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Essentials W126 Making Those Early Census Records Talk J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Records Access W127 Federal Records Relating to Rivers and Canals Pamela Boyer Sayre, CG, CGL
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced GenTech W128 How the Genealogist Can Remember Everything with Evernote! Lisa Louise Cooke
08 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Demo W129 The Ultimate Genealogy Super Search Engine Daniel Horowitz
08 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event W131 Re-Think, Re-Boot, Re-Connect: It’s a New World! Curt B. Witcher, MLS, FUGA, IGSF
08 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event W132 TRON, Mr. Spock, and Willie Wonka: If They Can Digitize So Can You Sabrina Petersen
08 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event W133 It’s Not Just SSDI: How We Can Advocate for Genealogy While Still Practicing It Harold Henderson, CG
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate BCG Skillbuilding W141 Interpreting the Symbols and Abbreviations in Seventeenth-Century English and American Documents Ronald Ames Hill, PhD, CG, FASG
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced Methodology and Research W142 The Genealogical Proof Standard in Action: Case Building When No Record States an Answer Elizabeth Shown Mills, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner Military W143 Basic Military Research Craig Roberts Scott, CG
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner What is Family? W144 Legal Histories of Families David S. Tanenhaus
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate Records W145 Potpourri of Government Documents Ann Carter Fleming, CG, CGL, FNGS
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Essentials W146 Finding Your Ancestors in US Cemetery Records Kip Sperry, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Records Access W147 Advocacy for Record Access Melinde Lutz Byrne, FASG
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All GenTech W148 Genealogical Writing Made Easier with Scrivener Kimberly T. Powell
08 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Demo W149 Using FamilySearch.org to Unearth Your Family Roots Beth Taylor, CG
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate BCG Skillbuilding W151 Understanding What They Wrote: Tricks and Tips for Deciphering the Unintelligible in Documents Barbara Vines Little, CG, FNGS, FVGS
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate Methodology and Research W152 Impossible Immigrant! I Know Everything About the Man, Except Where He Came From Warren Bittner, CG
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Military W153 Latin American Support for the American Revolution Thomas John Ragusin
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All What is Family? W154 Which Family Do You Mean? Las Vegas Families and Organized Crime Families Michael Green, PhD
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced Records W155 Divorce Records in Genealogical Research Pam Stone Eagleson, CG
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner Essentials W156 From the Cradle to the Grave Sharon Tate Moody, CG
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All Records Access W157 RPAC Strategies in a Changing Environment: Fraud Protection v. Access Janet A. Alpert
Frederick E. Moss, JD, LLM
Jan Meisels Allen
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate GenTech W158 Social Media Tools for Genealogy Gena Philibert-Ortega
08 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All Demo W159 ResearchTies: The Power of an Online Research Log Jill N. Crandell, AG
08 May 2013 5:15 p.m. All Genealogy Game Show W161 Genealogy Game Show: The Last Genealogist Standing Craig Roberts Scott, CG
09 May 2013 7:00 a.m. All Social Event T261 NGS First-Timers' Breakfast Jordan Jones
09 May 2013 7:00 a.m. All Social Event T262 ProGen Study Groups Breakfast Angela Packer McGhie
09 May 2013 7:00 a.m. All Social Event T263 Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy Breakfast Christy Fillerup
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All BCG Skillbuilding T201 Grandma’s Treasure Chest: Investigating and Evaluating Family Artifacts Pam Stone Eagleson, CG
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Intermediate Working with Records T202 Maximizing Your Use of Evidence Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Religion T203 Baptism: Sacrament, Ceremony, Practices, and Records David McDonald, CG
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner Ethnic Research African American T204 African American Records and Resources at the Library of Congress Ahmed Johnson
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced California T205 Born Global: Demographic Diversity in Nineteenth-Century Los Angeles Greg Hise, PhD
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner Migration T206 From Wόjtowa to Chicopee: The Chain Migration of Polish Immigrant Millworkers David Ouimette, CG
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Women T207 Documenting the Lives of Mormon Women. Gena Philibert-Ortega
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Intermediate GenTech T208 Search Techniques for Computer-Indexed Sources Barbara Ann Renick
09 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Demo T209 How to Find What You are Looking for on Fold3 Gordon Atkinson
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All BCG Skillbuilding T211 BCG Certification Seminar—The Why and the How David McDonald, CG
Elissa Scalise Powell, CG, CGL
Warren Bittner, CG
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced Working with Records T212 Finding Ancestors through Their Lawsuits in English Chancery Court Ronald Ames Hill, PhD, CG, FASG
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Religion T213 Latter-day Saints Family History Research Kip Sperry, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner Ethnic Research African American T214 Freedmen’s Bureau Labor Contracts: Window on the Life of a Freedman Sharon Batiste Gillins
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate California T215 Finding and Using Records in Southern California Mara Fein, PhD, CG
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Migration T216 The Civil War in the American West Rick Sayre, CG
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced Women T217 Interethnic Women and Marriage along Spanish Colonial Frontiers 1820−80. Maria Raquel Casas, PhD
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All GenTech T218 Cloud Genealogy Shamele Jordon
09 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Demo T219 Life After the IGI Robert Raymond
09 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Working with Records T222 Chinese Exclusion Act: A Genealogical Goldmine Trish Hackett Nicola, CG
09 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Religion T223 Were Your Ancestors Friends? Finding and Using Their Quaker Records Kay Haviland Freilich, CG, CGL, FNGS
09 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner Ethnic Research African American T224 African-Fusion: Slave Women’s Influence on Western Saltwater Foodways Kevin Dawson, PhD
09 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate California T225 Earthquake! The Documents Left Behind Gena Philibert-Ortega
09 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Migration T226 Dearest Brother Chauncey: Letters Home from Families on the Westward Migration Barbara Mathews, CG
09 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced Women T227 Feme Covert or Feme Sole: Women and the Law Barbara Vines Little, CG, FNGS, FVGS
09 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All GenTech T228 Software Strategies: Choosing the Best Genealogy Software for Your Genealogy Project Kimberly T. Powell
09 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Demo T229 How to Find Your Relative on the Internet Without Really Searching Daniel Horowitz
09 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event T231 Blackguards and Black Sheep: The Lighter Side of the Law Judy G. Russell, JD, CG
09 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event T232 Pigsties and Paradise: Genealogy Adventures and Misadventures Darris Williams, AG
09 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event T233 Read All About It! Finding Spicy Stories of New York Ancestors in Newspapers Online Terry Koch-Bostic
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate BCG Skillbuilding T241 Information Overload? Effective Project Planning, Research, Data Management, and Analysis Elizabeth Shown Mills, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Working with Records T242 Organizing Your Family History Electronically Ann Carter Fleming, CG, CGL, FNGS
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate Religion T243 A Jewish Ancestor? An Introduction to Jewish Genealogy Online Gladys Friedman Paulin, CG
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Ethnic Research African American T244 Headed for the Promised Land: Tracing the Path to California Kendra Gage
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate California T245 California Great Register Linda Turner-Gulbrandsen, AG, FUGA
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Migration T246 Borders and Boundaries: Creating Locality Profiles for Research D. Joshua Taylor, MLS
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner Women T247 Finding Females: Maiden Name Not Known Craig Roberts Scott, CG
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All GenTech T248 A Mac User in a PC World Laura Prescott
09 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Demo T249 Online Tools for Genealogists Barbara Ann Renick
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All BCG Skillbuilding T251 Overcoming Spelling Problems and Unlocking the Power of Names David Ouimette, CG
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced Working with Records T252 Reading and Writing “Section, Township, and Range” Land Descriptions Ruth Ann Abels Hager, CG, CGL
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Religion T253 Lutherpalians and Presbygationalists: Where Did Grandma's Church Go? David McDonald, CG
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced Ethnic Research African American T254 Methods and Strategies: Reconstructing a Family History Deborah A. Abbott, PhD
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All California T255 An Indigenous Family History in California William H. Bauer, PhD
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Migration T256 Homesteads—Settling the American West Rick Sayre, CG
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All Women T257 Finding American Women’s Voices through the Centuries: Letters, Journals, Newspapers, and Court Records. Jane E. Wilcox
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced GenTech T258 How to Create an Exciting, Interactive Family History Tour with Google Earth Lisa Louise Cooke
09 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All Demo T259 FamilySearch Community Trees: What, Where, How to Use Them, and Why I Want To David S. Barss, AG
09 May 2013 5:15 p.m. All NULL T264 NGS Home Study Course Roundtable Patricia Walls Stamm, CG, CGL
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All BCG Skillbuilding F301 Fail! When the Record is Wrong Dawne Slater-Putt, CG
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Methodology and Research F302 Kinship Determination: Are They Really My Ancestors? Kay Haviland Freilich, CG, CGL, FNGS
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All Religion F303 Bible Thumper or Pious Pilgrim: Religious Ancestors on the Frontier J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Ethnic Research Native American F304 Overview of Native American Research Joan E. Healey, AG
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All The West F305 To See the Elephant: The Lure of Riches Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, CG
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Migration F306 America’s Expansion: The Ohio Country 1783−1812 Jana Sloan Broglin, CG, OGSF
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Intermediate New York F307 Colonial New York Genealogy William Ruddock
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All DNA F308 A Different Kind of DNA Talk: How to Read Your Body’s Autobiography Colleen Mary Fitzpatrick, PhD
10 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Intermediate GenTech F309 Online Catalogs: A Bridge to Successful Research Pamela J. Cooper
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All BCG Skillbuilding F311 Step Outside Your Genealogical Box: Trying Assorted Records to Reach Research Goals Patricia Walls Stamm, CG, CGL
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All Methodology and Research F312 Trousers, Beds, Black Domestic, Tacks, and Housekeeping Bills: “Trivial Details” Can Solve Research Problems! Elizabeth Shown Mills, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All Religion F313 “The Tribal Way”: The Paradox of the Family in Early American Religion David F. Holland, PhD
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All Ethnic Research Native American F314 Massachusetts Native American Research: A Case Study from a Tribal Historian David Allen Lambert
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Intermediate The West F315 Spanish Archives Materials: Not Just for Hispanics Pamela Boyer Sayre, CG, CGL
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Migration F316 Historical Geography for Genealogists: Settling Mid-America J. H. "Jay" Fonkert, CG
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Intermediate New York F317 Cutting Through the Confusion: Research in Upstate New York Karen Mauer Green, CG, FGBS
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner DNA F318 Building Global Y Chromosome and Surname Studies Ugo Perego, PhD
10 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All GenTech F319 iGenealogy: There Is an App for That Shamele Jordon
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced BCG Skillbuilding F321 Genealogical Applications of Historical Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Rick Sayre, CG
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Methodology and Research F322 Strategy for Research Success: How to Analyze Your Evidence and Plan Your Next Step Sharon Tate Moody, CG
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Religion F323 The Catholic Church in the Old Southwest David McDonald, CG
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Ethnic Research Native American F324 Native American Research in Great Basin Region (Western) Joan E. Healey, AG
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner The West F325 Samuel Thompson: 1856 Las Vegas Pioneer, Mexican War Veteran, California Trail Blazer, and Mormon Warren Bittner, CG
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner Migration F326 Great Madrid Earthquake and Other Calamities That Shook Our Ancestors Billie Stone Fogarty
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate New York F327 Spanning the Great New York Abyss: Connecting Generations When No Vital Records Exist Laura Murphy DeGrazia, CG, FGBS
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate DNA F328 Going Nuclear: DNA Discoveries to Trace All Lines of Descent Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL
10 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Advanced GenTech F329 Microsoft Excel: A Little-Known Genealogy Research Tool Jill N. Crandell, AG
10 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event F331 Marriages, Murders, and a Munchkin: Grandma Poff’s Legacy of Love for Family History Daniel Poffenberger, AG
10 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event F332 Student and Faculty Insights on Forensic Genealogical Investigations of Unknown Dead Corey Oiesen
Mary Ann Boyle, PhD, CG
Melinde Lutz Byrne, FASG
10 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event F333 What’s New in New England and New York Genealogy D. Brenton Simons
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced BCG Skillbuilding F341 Treasures in the Records of the U. S. Congress David E. Rencher, AG, CG, FIGRS, FUGA
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Methodology and Research F342 Would the Real Molly Brown Please Stand Up? Julie Miller, CG
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Religion F343 Mormons East of the Mississippi and Their Records Gail Jackson Miller, CG
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Ethnic Research Native American F344 Native Americans in Southern California and Arizona Gwen Granados
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All The West F345 Silver City, New Mexico, 1885: A Cornish Stonemason at the Edge of High Society Ronald Ames Hill, PhD, CG, FASG
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Migration F346 Migration West of the Mississippi David Dilts, AG
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate New York F347 Behind the Institutional Walls of Nineteenth-Century New York City: What’s To Be Found? Joan Koster Morales
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate DNA F348 Dissecting Your Genetic Profile: Finding the Heart of Your Ancestry Using DNA Ugo Perego, PhD
10 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All GenTech F349 Google Search Strategies for Common Surnames: Quality Results in Less Time! Lisa Louise Cooke
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate BCG Skillbuilding F351 “Are We There Yet?” Proof and the Genealogy Police Harold Henderson, CG
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced Methodology and Research F352 Planning “Reasonably Exhaustive” Research Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced Religion F353 My Grandfather Came from Poison: Resources and Strategies for Discovering and Deciphering Jewish Names Meredith Hoffman
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced Ethnic Research Native American F354 From Lumper to Splitter: John Little Crow and the Kinship Conundrum Dawn C. Stricklin
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner The West F355 Las Vegas in 1910 Robert Charles Anderson, FASG
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All Migration F356 The Six-Week Cure: Divorce Ranches in Southern Nevada Courtney Mooney, AICP
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate New York F357 New York’s Censuses and City Directories: Linking Ancestral Records across Decennial Gaps Terry Koch-Bostic
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All DNA F358 Solving Historical and Family Mysteries with DNA Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak
10 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate GenTech F359 Publish Your Genealogy Online Laura Prescott
10 May 2013 7:00 p.m. All Social Event F361 “Do You Think Anyone’s Going To Watch This Show?” Mark Hall-Patton
Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced BCG Skillbuilding S401 Baker’s Dozen Steps to Writing Research Reports Elissa Scalise Powell, CG, CGL
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner Methodology and Research S402 Analyzing Deeds and Wills: I See What It Says, but What Does It Mean? Elizabeth Shown Mills, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All The Law S403 Guilty as Charged! Strange and Unusual Punishments in Early America Diane Florence Gravel, CG
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Intermediate Records S404 County Histories AKA Vanity or Mug Books: Biographical Facts for Genealogists or Total Fiction? Terry Koch-Bostic
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Ethnic Research S405 Finding Your Way: Discovering Your Hispanic Ancestors Lynn Turner, AG
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced Immigration S406 Admitted or Deported? The Immigration Board for Special Inquiry Gladys Friedman Paulin, CG
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All Writing and Special Topics S407 How Genealogical Societies Can Provide a Meaningful Benefit for Their Distance Members David E. Rencher, AG, CG, FIGRS, FUGA
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. All GenTech S408 Do It Yourself Photo Restoration The Ancestry Insider
11 May 2013 8:30 a.m. NULL Youth Camp S461 Youth Camp Todd L. Moody, JD
11 May 2013 8:00 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Demo S409 Research Tools in RootsMagic Bruce Buzbee
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate BCG Skillbuilding S411 Using Emigrant Guides for Genealogical Research Julie Miller, CG
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Methodology and Research S412 Of City Slickers and Straphangers: Tracing Urban Ancestors Laura Murphy DeGrazia, CG, FGBS
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Intermediate The Law S413 When Our Ancestors Met the Law Kay Haviland Freilich, CG, CGL, FNGS
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All Records S414 Pursuing Your Genealogical Research in the Library of Congress James Sweany
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All Ethnic Research S415 Landlords and Tenants: Land and Estate Records for Irish Family History Research Brian Donovan
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Immigration S416 Mexican and Canadian Border Crossings West of the Mississippi Linda Turner-Gulbrandsen, AG, FUGA
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All Writing and Special Topics S417 Striking It “Rich” With a Great Genealogical Career: A Guide for Professional Researchers J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. All GenTech S418 ePublishing Barbara Ann Renick
11 May 2013 9:30 a.m. Beginner-Intermediate Demo S419 Magnifying Glass, Wide-Angle Lens, or Telescope? Charts to Visualize and Share Your Family Tree Janet Hovorka, MLIS
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate BCG Skillbuilding S421 Proof Arguments: How and Why? Warren Bittner, CG
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate Methodology and Research S422 The Elements of Genealogical Analysis Robert Charles Anderson, FASG
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate The Law S423 Child of No One: The Law and Your Illegitimate Ancestor Sharon Tate Moody, CG
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Records S424 Researching in Federal Land Records Angela Packer McGhie
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Ethnic Research S425 Tracing Chinese Americans Sue Fawn Chung, PhD
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate Immigration S426 Finding Rural Immigrants in America’s Cities Kory Meyerink, MLS, AG, FUGA
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. Intermediate-Advanced Writing and Special Topics S427 Go Beyond Words: Dress Up Your Family History Publications Barbara A. H. Nuehring
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All GenTech S428 Pinterest: A Visual Tool for Genealogist Jennifer Crowder Daugherty, MLS
11 May 2013 11:00 a.m. All Demo S429 Connecting with the Community: The Tools of FamilySearch Research Support Beth Taylor, CG
11 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event S431 The Future of Family History—According to You! The Ancestry Insider
11 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event S432 Our German Ancestors: When They Came, Where They went Joseph Lieby, EdD
11 May 2013 12:15 p.m. All Social Event S433 Can You Be a Dancing Chicken at 3 O’Clock? Henry Z "Hank" Jones, FASG
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner BCG Skillbuilding S441 Not Quite Right: Recognizing Errors Barbara Mathews, CG
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Methodology and Research S442 Will Your Genealogical History Have Lasting Value? Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate The Law S443 From Blackstone to Statutes at Large—How Knowing the Law Makes Us Better Genealogists Judy G. Russell, JD, CG
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Records S444 Mining Nevada’s State Archives for Family History Jeffrey Kintop
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Ethnic Research S445 Practical Spanish for Genealogists: Reading Sacramental Records Written in Spanish Mary Penner
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. All Immigration S446 US Immigration and Naturalization Hal Bookbinder
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate Writing and Special Topics S447 Who Will Read Your Family History? Writing for Your Audience Linda Coffin
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced GenTech S448 Visual Aids: Enhancement to the Presentation, Not “Show and Tell” Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, CG
11 May 2013 2:30 p.m. Beginner Demo S449 Getting to Know Fold3 Gordon Atkinson
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate-Advanced BCG Skillbuilding S451 Enough is Enough! Or is it? Pamela Boyer Sayre, CG, CGL
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Methodology and Research S452 Getting Ready for A Research Trip to Virginia Barbara Vines Little, CG, FNGS, FVGS
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate The Law S453 Ours and Theirs: Tax and Land Laws Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate Records S454 Army Corps of Engineers Records Patricia Walls Stamm, CG, CGL
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All Ethnic Research S455 Finding Your Japanese Ancestors Valerie Elkins
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Beginner-Intermediate Immigration S456 Immigration into Western US/Canadian Ports David Dilts, AG
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. Intermediate Writing and Special Topics S457 Breaking into Magazines: From Idea to Query to Success Leslie Albrecht Huber
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All GenTech S458 Face Recognition and Photo Tagging for Genealogy Research Daniel Horowitz
11 May 2013 4:00 p.m. All Demo S459 FamilySearch Family Tree–Documenting the World’s Genealogy Ron Tanner
11 May 2013 5:15 p.m. All Annual Meeting S462 NGS Annual Meeting Jordan Jones