New Job Posting – Ursuline Sisters of Cleveland

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The Ursuline Sisters of Cleveland are in the process of building a new residence, which will require us to move our archives. The Community is seeking a contract archivist for a term position to assess collections and help our incoming Sister Archivist with transitioning into the collection and position. Candidates with experience in moving collections is […]

Early Registration Open for the 2018 ACWR Triennial Conference

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ACWR is excited to announce that, for the first time in its history, it will offer a discounted “early-bird” registration rate through December 31, 2017, for both members and non-members for the upcoming 9th triennial conference, scheduled for September 13-15, 2018 at the Brown Hotel in downtown Louisville, Kentucky.

The ACWR Board affirms the statement of LCWR:

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“The Leadership Conference of Women Religious condemns racism in all its harmful forms whether the violent acts of the Ku Klux Klan, Neo-Nazis, and White Supremacist groups or the daily acts of hate and discrimination that diminish us all.

Claretian Archives Workshop Announcement

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Attached is an announcement provided by ACWR member Patricia Carroll for an upcoming Claretian Archives Workshop entitled Non-Print Materials in Religious Archives, scheduled for October 1-4, 2017 at the Carmelite Spiritual Center in Darien, Illinois.

Archivist

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The School Sisters of Notre Dame (SSND) are now accepting applications for an Archivist to provide vision and leadership in directing and managing their new consolidated archives for North America, which will be located at Mount Mary University in Milwaukee, WI.

Election Results

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The result of this year’s ACWR election is in. Elected to the position of ACWR Vice President / President–Elect is Emily Reed, Digital Records Archivist for Mercy Heritage Center, the archives of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, in Belmont, NC. Emily will be installed at our Board meeting this Fall.

Position of Archivist

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The Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill have an opening for the Position of Archivist. If interested, please send resumes and information to:
Human Resource Department, Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill, 144 DePaul Center Road, Greensburg, PA 15601-1293

Applications are due on or before Friday, February 19, 2017.

Sharing

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Members,

The Archivists of Religious Collections Section of SAA have uploaded its latest newsletter. We are sharing the link to their newsletter. Click here

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Nominations Open for Sister M. Claude Lane, O.P. Memorial Award
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Updated Resource Page

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We’ve updated our Resource page and added a “Free Guides” section. Need suggestions on where to buy your supplies? Want to be more involved with other local archival organizations? Interested in taking some webinars on a specific topic? Want to purchase a book that will help you with your workflows?