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May 8, 2012

MAC Fall Symposium Announcement

Engaging Students & Teachers: Integrating Primary Sources in K-16 Curricula October 19-20, 2012 Covington, Kentucky
Mark your calendars for the 2012 Midwest Archives Conference Fall Symposium to be held October 19-20, 2012. The Symposium is titled “Engaging Students & Teachers: Integrating Primary Sources in K-16 Curricula,” and it will gather archivists and educators to learn and [...]


Spring 2012 Newsletter is now online…

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The latest edition of the STA newsletter is now available for viewing. In the Spring 2012 edition of the Tennessee Archivist you’ll find several great features, including:

In the Member Spotlight, STA member Mandi Pitt-Reed shares a few details about herself, and her thoughts on archives.
Vice-President/President-Elect Eric Head discusses the 1940 Census.
Amanda Carter provides a student’s [...]


April 9, 2012

Looking for an archives or history-related job in Tennessee?

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Here are three open positions recently posted on the Society of Tennessee Archivists Facebook page which qualified applicants may want to check out…

College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Appalachian Studies & Services, Archives of Appalachia, Professional, Level 7. Position contingent upon grant funding. Effective January 2012. Essential functions: Responsible for [...]


March 21, 2012

LYRASIS Workshop at TSLA…

Here’s a note recently shared with members of the Society of Tennessee Archivists from Carol Roberts, Director of Preservation Services at the Tennessee State Library and Archives…
LYRASIS Digital & Preservation Services and the Tennessee State Library and Archives would like to invite you to participate in the development of a Regional Emergency Response Network model [...]


February 27, 2012

SGA 2012 Call for Proposals

Call for Submissions
The Society of Georgia Archivists Program Committee announces a call for
presentation proposals for the 2012 SGA Annual Conference.
The SGA Annual Conference will take place this year in beautiful Saint Simon’s
Island, Georgia, on November 8th and 9th, 2012.
The conference theme is Brave New World: Next Steps in the Archives Profession.
The Program Committee is soliciting [...]


February 8, 2012

Tennessee History Day

The Society of Tennessee Archivists is pleased to continue its relationship with Tennessee History Day, and we’re looking for a few volunteers among our membership who are willing to help.
To host a successful competition for the students, their teachers and parents, the Tennessee Historical Society needs volunteers to serve as judges of student projects. I [...]


January 26, 2012

Call for Nominations: 2012 SAA Waldo Gifford Leland Award


2012 Western Archives Institute


January 23, 2012

SAA Hamer Kegan Award announcement


October 31, 2011

Thank you for a successful STA2011…


I want to extend my heartfelt thanks to everyone who helped make STA2011 a success! Thank you for your support of STA. I’m looking forward to serving the needs of our membership in the year ahead…