2022 SAA Annual Meeting in Review

This year Patrick Burden was awarded SAA Annual Meeting Travel Grant funds to attend SAA Annual Meeting in-person. Below is Patrick’s rundown of the experience in Boston. Regarding events that unite archivists, the annual meeting for the Society of American Archivists (SAA), called Archives*Records, is close to the top. Having a dedicated event travel the … More 2022 SAA Annual Meeting in Review

DVAG Field Trip to The Print Center

On July 14th, 2022 DVAG members met at The Print Center in Philadelphia, for a special tour, led by Ksenia Nouril, of A Brand New End: Survival and Its Pictures exhibit. The exhibit by Carmen Winant explores historical and contemporary representations of oppression, liberation and self-expression through materials drawn from and inspired by the archives of … More DVAG Field Trip to The Print Center

DVAG SAA Annual Meeting Wrap-Up Event

On September 27th, 2021 DVAG hosted an informal SAA conference wrap conversation for members. The event kicked off with Eileen Fay, recipient of this year’s SAA Annual Meeting Travel Grant, discussing “Outreach and Online Access Innovations from Smaller Institutions” session she attended. Fay discussed how small institutions with little resources over the last year were … More DVAG SAA Annual Meeting Wrap-Up Event

2021 SAA Annual Meeting Travel Grant Experience

This year Eileen L. Fay was awarded SAA Annual Meeting Travel Grant funds to attend SAA’s virtual annual meeting. She was kind enough to spend time live-tweeting for DVAG about the session she attended and write up a post detailing her experience and what she learned from it. ____________________________________________________________________________________________ On Monday, July 26, 2021, I … More 2021 SAA Annual Meeting Travel Grant Experience

Coffee Break Virtual Discussion

Date: July 28, 2021 Time: 2 PM EST Please register at the link below: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/coffee-break-virtual-discussion-tickets-163293074983 Get through that afternoon slump by enjoying a cup of coffee while learning about Longwood Gardens’ library and archives move! About this event: In 2021, Longwood Gardens embarked on a major multi-year construction and expansion project, Longwood Reimagined: A New … More Coffee Break Virtual Discussion

Fonds Film Club: National Treasure

The second Fonds Film Club is happening July 8 at 5:30 p.m with adventure film, National Treasure, which prominently features archives, museums and libraries. DVAG Members please register here: https://nam04.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.eventbrite.com%2Fe%2Ffonds-film-club-national-treasure-tickets-159529897217&data=04%7C01%7Cbeaudry.allen%40VILLANOVA.EDU%7C662e586948d14ee1681c08d934fb2dc9%7C765a8de5cf9444f09cafae5bf8cfa366%7C0%7C0%7C637599075686689384%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=cx%2BTEF3Jg7SLmluy4%2BLRFjwT%2FVC00YQqSNNNZ0uQqF8%3D&reserved=0 About this event Please watch the film (available on Disney+, Hulu and Amazon) ahead of the discussion to get the most out of our meeting! … More Fonds Film Club: National Treasure