REPS Roundup: August 6, 2017

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August 6, 2017

REPS Roundup is the weekly newsletter of the Roundtable for Early Professionals and Students. Each issue includes news items, events, and opportunities to keep you informed about the archives profession. Have an announcement to add to the Roundup? Email the editor: Kyle Boyd.

In this issue: REPS News // NEA News // SAA News //
Professional Development & Continuing Education // In the Media


Join Us. We are looking for people to join the steering committee in the Events Coordinator and Student Liaison positions. You can nominate yourself here.

Meet our Steering Committee. Lucy Ross, Website and Social Media Coordinator, runs the REPS website, blog, Twitter, and Facebook. Make sure you subscribe, like, and follow to stay informed about everything happening in REPS. Learn more about Lucy Ross on our blog.

NEA News

Call for Submissions. Article and back cover photos for the upcoming October 2017 newsletter are needed. Back cover photos can be submitted to sally.blanchard-o’ by Tuesday, August 15. Articles can be sent to by Tuesday, August 15.

NEA/A.R.T. Spring 2018 Meeting call for proposals.
The NEA and Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York (A.R.T.) invite submissions of session proposals for their joint Spring Meeting, to be held March 22-24, 2019 in New Haven, Connecticut. The Spring 2018 Program Committee has created a space for NEA and A.R.T. members to develop proposals together. Proposals are due September 10, 2017 and can be submitted here.

Register Today.  The NEA Fall 2017 meeting will be held Saturday, September 23rd at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. You can register online today.

SAA News

SAA Annual Meeting. This year’s conference in Portland was the second largest in the history of the SAA. Keep your eye out for MP3s of recorded sessions. If your attended the meeting you can fill out an evaluation form. If you didn’t attend you can fill out a form to help SAA understand how to make the meeting more accessible.

WArS Salary Report. WArS has released their salary report.

Professional Development & Continuing Education

SAA has recently launched their Online Learning Portal
Visit their website to see available courses and webcasts from previous meetings.There is 25% off sale through the end of August by using the code ARCHIVES2017 at checkout.

In the Media

100 Years of Impressionist Archives are Going Online

NASA Posts Archival Footage of Air and Space Vehicles to YouTube

Forgotten Color Video of the Hoover Family at the White House


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If you were forwarded this message and would like to join the REPS, please visit the REPS Google Group where you can request membership.

Sent on behalf of the REPS Leadership Team: Lauren VanDenBerg, Molly Brown, Kyle Boyd, and Lucy Ross.



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