ISHRAB Scholarships

By now, you've probably heard that the Illinois State Historical Records Advisory Board (ISHRAB) is offering scholarships to Illinois archivists and archival volunteers to attend a professional archival workshop, seminar, or conference held in Illinois. You can be awarded up to a maximum of $200! If not check it out:

CARA members ... take advantage of this is a great opportunity! And let us know if you get a scholarship! Tell us what workshop, course or conference that you will be attending, so we can blog about it! Good luck to all!!

Welcome to New Members

CARA has five new members! We look forward to meeting them at the upcoming Spring meeting - date not set yet, but probably in May!

Greetings to the following:
  • Darlene Dehne, Archives Committee Member from Wellington Avenue United Church of Christ in Chicago, IL

  • Karen Fulte, Founding Director and Curator of the Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Spiritual Center in El Paso, IL

  • Robert D. Schuster, Archivist at the Billy Graham Center Archives at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL

  • Sister Celia Struck, OSF, Archivist for the Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi in Milwaukee, WI

  • Sister Rebecca Sullivan, Archivist for the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth in Des Plaines, IL