Category Archives: General Announcements

Break until March 6

Hi Everyone, I am fleeing the Midwest (in which it’s of course 60F today!) for the tropical climes of Costa Rica to enjoy my honeymoon. Depending on the fickle finger of fate and the long arm of the law, I … Continue reading

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Break until week of September 12!

Hi Everyone, I’ve got some pretty intense (but exciting!) projects happening in my work and personal life over the next week, not least of which is my upcoming wedding. With that in mind, I’m taking a brief break from updating … Continue reading

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RFP: Oral History Association seeks Institutional Home and Executive Director

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New Education Tags

Hi Everyone, I’ve been struggling with my “paraprofessional (no MA required)” tag for a while, because I don’t think it always accurately reflects the requirements laid out in all job postings. Today, I’ve decided to move away from using that … Continue reading

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Archives Gig is on Vacation!

Hi Friends, My fiancé and I are taking our annual trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, which is blessedly free of any internet capability! I’ll be back on July 5th. Check the About section to find out where my … Continue reading

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Public Service Loan Forgiveness – For Many New and Not-So-New Archivists

Re-posting this from last year! Now that it’s graduation season (congratulations, new grads!), I’d like to plug some info that may be useful to you – whether you’re a new grad or not. This is the time that student loan … Continue reading

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At #MAC16 for the rest of the week!

No updates till next Monday. If you’re going to be at MAC in Milwaukee this week, I’ll see you there! I’ll post any submitted job openings upon my return next week.

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SAA Call for Internship Directory Postings

To all of you out there who host internships, please consider also posting your internship in the new SAA Internship Directory! I love to post internships here, but please spread the word about your internship a little farther with SAA’s … Continue reading

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Unpaid Internship Posting Decision

Hi Everyone, First of all, I really appreciate all of you taking the time to share your opinions with me regarding my question posed in this post. I received about 20 comments in all via email, WordPress, and Twitter.

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Asking for Input: Posting Unpaid Internships

Note from 3/9/16: Thanks to all for your input! My decision on this issue is posted here. Hi, Everyone! I’ve been thinking a lot about whether to discontinue posting unpaid internships. I try to emphasize the paid ones by putting … Continue reading

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