REMINDER! Proposals for the 2018 ACWR Triennial are due next week! Friday, January 19th. Please send submissions to the ACWR National Office.
ACWR has launched a brand new blog! Extended posts relating to ACWR can be found here. In the run-up to the ACWR Triennial 2018, we will be bringing you posts on topics relating to Louisville, KY and our conference in Louisville. We hope that these posts will help enhance your trip to the city and […]
We asked some of our ACWR members, “What are you looking forward to at the conference in Louisville?” Sign up to join us, we’re looking forward to seeing you!
The Adrian Dominican Sisters, a congregation of vowed Catholic women religious, is seeking a full-time Archivist to minister on the Motherhouse campus in Adrian, Michigan.
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 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.
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.
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.
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”
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?