Capital District Council for the Social Studies (Albany, NY)
Researching New York 2016/The Conference on New York State History
Looking Back-Looking Forward: Exploring Intersections of Society, Culture, Policy, & Law
Celebrate New York History Month at the annual Researching New York Conference November 17-19, 2016, in Albany.
The conference brings together historians, archivists, public historians, graduate students, museum curators, teachers, documentarians, and more to share their work on New York State history. 2016 explores all aspects of New York State history, including the implications of the 2017 referendum on whether to hold a Constitutional Convention in New York State. The expanded program also includes additional workshops and opportunities for secondary school teachers.
Sponsored by the University at Albany Department of History and M.E. Grenander Special Collections & Archives; New York State Historical Association; Archives Partnership Trust; and the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government.