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Make Friends, Learn Skills and Improve your CV – Reflections on Being an ARA Officer with the SfNP

With four new committee vacancies available with the SfNP, we hear from some outgoing officers about their highlights as ARA officers.

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Make Friends, Learn Skills and Improve your CV – Reflections on Being an ARA Officer with the SfNP

With four new committee vacancies available with the SfNP, we hear from some outgoing officers about their highlights as ARA officers.

Exercising Sound Judgement? – Philip Milnes-Smith

ARA Learning Training Officer, Philip Milnes-Smith, reports back from the Unlocking Our Sound Heritage workshop at the London Metropolitan Archive.

Exercising Sound Judgement? – Philip Milnes-Smith

ARA Learning Training Officer, Philip Milnes-Smith, reports back from the Unlocking Our Sound Heritage workshop at the London Metropolitan Archive.

ARA Officer’s Day – Alicia Chilcott

This post provides an overview of current ARA activities reported on at last month’s Officer’s Day.

ARA Officer’s Day – Alicia Chilcott

This post provides an overview of current ARA activities reported on at last month’s Officer’s Day.

The Joys of Getting Out of the Office – Benjamin Longden

Spare time on your hands? Want to connect with professional colleagues, and/or gain new skills and experiences? Why not volunteer?! Benjamin Longden, a recently qualified Archivist, is a member of the East Midlands ARA group and writes about what can be gained by volunteering your time.

The Joys of Getting Out of the Office – Benjamin Longden

Spare time on your hands? Want to connect with professional colleagues, and/or gain new skills and experiences? Why not volunteer?! Benjamin Longden, a recently qualified Archivist, is a member of the East Midlands ARA group and writes about what can be gained by volunteering your time.

Introducing the ARA New Professional Award

This year we are proud to introduce our inaugural New Professional of the Year Award. We received several nominations and competition was fierce, but we were finally able to narrow down a winner. Our article this week celebrates the New Professional of the Year as well as all the other nominees.

Introducing the ARA New Professional Award

This year we are proud to introduce our inaugural New Professional of the Year Award. We received several nominations and competition was fierce, but we were finally able to narrow down a winner. Our article this week celebrates the New Professional of the Year as well as all the other nominees.

Being an ARA Officer – Elisabeth Thurlow

This week’s post was written by one of our own. Elisabeth Thurlow, Communications Officer for the Section for New Professionals (SfNP) talks about the benefits of volunteering for the ARA (Archives & Records Association), and the professional and personal advantages it can provide.

Being an ARA Officer – Elisabeth Thurlow

This week’s post was written by one of our own. Elisabeth Thurlow, Communications Officer for the Section for New Professionals (SfNP) talks about the benefits of volunteering for the ARA (Archives & Records Association), and the professional and personal advantages it can provide.

Events Watch

EventsWatch – Officer Day 2015

As the Publicity Officer for ARA Scotland I was lucky enough to attend the Officers’ Training Day that this year was held in London. The day acted as both an introduction to all things ARA and as an update for

Events Watch

EventsWatch – Officer Day 2015

As the Publicity Officer for ARA Scotland I was lucky enough to attend the Officers’ Training Day that this year was held in London. The day acted as both an introduction to all things ARA and as an update for

How I Started

How I Started – Caroline Williams

It was the sight of a C16 pin fastening together sheets of handwritten paper (churchwardens’ accounts in Secretary hand as it turned out) that did it for me. The thought that these pages had been fixed in their current state

How I Started

How I Started – Caroline Williams

It was the sight of a C16 pin fastening together sheets of handwritten paper (churchwardens’ accounts in Secretary hand as it turned out) that did it for me. The thought that these pages had been fixed in their current state

Section for New Professionals
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Section for New Professionals AGM

The Archives and Records Association Section for New Professionals (SfNP) will be holding its Annual General Meeting at 12.30pm onWednesday 04th November 2015 in the Prioress’s Room, Jesus College Cambridge . The event is free and open to both members and

Section for New Professionals
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Section for New Professionals AGM

The Archives and Records Association Section for New Professionals (SfNP) will be holding its Annual General Meeting at 12.30pm onWednesday 04th November 2015 in the Prioress’s Room, Jesus College Cambridge . The event is free and open to both members and

How I Started...

How I started – David Mander – Chair of the ARA Board

Why did I become an archivist? Unlike some of my colleagues, my passion for what we do and look after didn’t develop at an early age. With an interest and a degree in history, it might have been something my

How I Started...

How I started – David Mander – Chair of the ARA Board

Why did I become an archivist? Unlike some of my colleagues, my passion for what we do and look after didn’t develop at an early age. With an interest and a degree in history, it might have been something my