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

Some of the items that might be of interest

Nominations Open for Sister M. Claude Lane, O.P. Memorial Award
Maryknoll Mission Archives takes part in “America’s Mailing Industry”

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?

Check us out on Facebook

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The ACWR Facebook page has seen a lot of activity lately. Be sure to like and follow us on Facebook for archival content, news, and updates. https://www.facebook.com/acwrarchivists/

Loretto Curator for Museum and Outreach

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Growth opportunity for well-prepared, creative Curator for Museum and Outreach Full-time Curator for Museum and Outreach Competitive salary and benefits, opportunity for advancement Starting date: as soon as February  2017 or by mid-Spring Sisters of Loretto Heritage Center, rural Marion County, Kentucky Loretto Heritage Center Archives and Museum seeks a professionally trained Curator with well-honed […]