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Honoring the past. Inspiring the future.
Honoring the past. Inspiring the future.

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Many thanks to the students at Hampshire College who I had the great opportunity to speak with last week about Ancestors unKnown. As I said in this latest blog post, "...thank goodness for brilliant students who will continue to revolutionize this work and sustain impact for years to come." #genealogy   #history   #education  

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Looking for new ways to inspire the next generation to research and reflect on the past? Join Ancestors unKnown Founder, Dana Saxon, in conversation with Du'Charm Archer, Ancestors unKnown's Director of Curriculum, to discuss why and how we can all engage young audiences in history education and family storytelling.

FREE to participate / Suggested DONATION: $10
http://www.ancestors-unknown.org/get-involved/donate

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Latest blog post! Why family stories matter.

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I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Christine Sleeter for her Critical Family History blog. A great chat about research brick walls, my advice for young researchers, and plans for Ancestors unKnown in the not so distant future. Check it out! #history #genealogy #education

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Want to check out the Ancestors unKnown brochure? Download it here! http://www.ancestors-unknown.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Ancestors-unKnown-Brochure.pdf
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The “Time Traveling” workshop encouraged students to explore family history and their personal legacies, while blurring lines between the past, present and future. The talented students reflected on the writing prompts and questions in the most insightful ways. imaginable. #genealogy   #education   #ancestors   #creativewriting  

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Today is Day 4 of #Kwanzaa: #Ujamaa (Cooperative Economics)

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Kwanzaa Day 3: Ujima (Collective Work & Responsibility)
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