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Illinois State Insights webinar: Research like a pro and discover your family history

Wednesday, December 1st
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

The Illinois State University Alumni Association believes in lifelong learning and career development even after graduation. Take advantage of these free webinars and live streams as they fit into everyday life to continue to learn and grow together as Redbirds. Be sure to register in advance to gain access to the webinar.

Have you always wanted to research your family history but didn’t know where to start? Are you curious about DNA kits? With the multitude of online family trees and records, discovering your ancestors has never been easier – but can seem overwhelming. In this enlightening webinar, Accredited Genealogist professional, Diana Elder, will share specific steps to aid in your research. She will show you how you can organize and track your efforts to simplify your research, create a timeline of your ancestors’ life, analyze records discovered to this point, and determine the reliability of the information that you have found.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.


Alumni Engagement
(309) 438-2586