12 April 2021

Monday Meet The Speakers - Jamboree 2021

Nicka Sewell-Smith 
Who is Nicka Smith 

Nicka Smith is a professional photographer, speaker, and documentarian with more than 20 years of experience as a genealogist. 


Beth A. Stahr, MLS, CG® 

Beth A. Stahr, MLS, CG®. is a recently retired academic librarian and instructor with over forty years of genealogical research experience. She has lived and worked in the Midwest, Louisiana and now Tennessee. She has been certified by the Board for Certification of Genealogists since 1990, is an alumnus of NIGR, IGHR and Excelsior College’s Genetic Genealogy class, has lectured for local, state and national genealogical societies, and published in academic and genealogical journals. 


Juliana Szucs 

Juliana Szucs has been working for Ancestry for more than 23 years. She began her family history journey trolling through microfilms with her mother when she was 11 years old. Juliana lectures regularly at national and local events and is an instructor at the Midwestern African American Genealogical Institute. She has written many articles for online and print genealogical publications holds a certificate from Boston University's Online Genealogical Research Program. 


Penny Walters, PhD 

Penny Walters, PhD, www.searchmypast.co.uk has been a University lecturer for 30 years in Psychology and Business Studies. Penny was adopted & became interested in genealogy after having her first child. DNA testing revealed 94% Irish heritage. Penny lectures internationally, presents webinars & writes articles about a variety of genealogy topics. Author of 'Ethical Dilemmas in Genealogy' and 'The Psychology of Searching' available on Amazon in paperback or kindle. 


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10 April 2021

Jamboree 2021 Blogger Badge Contest


Blogger Badge Contest
Calling all Genealogy Social Media Gurus!
Tell everyone you’re joining the 2021 Virtual Jamboree and enter to WIN! 

What's in it for you? How about a free standard registration to Genealogy Jamboree? You can redeem it yourself or, better yet, use it in a contest for your own followers. 

Yes! How can I participate? It's easy! 

1. Download and save the blogger badge at the bottom of this post to your blog. Add it to your website, page, or platform of choice and link it back to the Jamboree website, GenealogyJamboree.com There is no need for any code. 

2. Send us a note at SocialMedia@SCGSgenealogy.com to let us know where you’ve posted the badge (remember to include the links). We’ll add your name to the list of Honorary Bloggers on the Jamboree website. To be eligible for the free registration drawing, you must include your URL so we can link back to you. 

On May 15th, one lucky blogger will be chosen at random to receive a free registration to Jamboree. The winner will be selected from the list on the Jamboree website - so be sure to let us know you are playing! 

Make sure your site gets listed! Enter the contest today!

Blogger Badges -  Click Here!

To See our Bloggers  -  Click Here!

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