22 April 2016
Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Schelly Talalay Dardashti
Thursday, June 2, 2016 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
TH012 Who Are We Really? The Iberian Ashkenazi DNA Project
Results confirm Sephardic origins of some Eastern European Jewish families: Surnames, history, immigration patterns. Origins lost in time - and why. Blood doesn't lie. Making connections - including Hispanic. DNA testing is one of today’s best resources for understanding Jewish genealogy. Level: Beg., Int.
Saturday, June 4, 2016 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
SA045 The New Frontier: Genealogy on Facebook
Facebook’s massive accessibility makes it ideal for genealogy. This session will provide information on how to search; organizing a genealogy group to focus on a specific topic or place, and essential moderator issues and guidelines. Level: Beg., Int.