SAA Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award

The Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award Subcommittee of the Society of American Archivists (SAA) seeks nominations for the 2020 award. This Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award recognizes an archivist, editor, group of individuals, or institution that has increased public awareness of a specific body …

2020 Free Emergency Preparedness and Response Workshops

Are you interested in learning more about the process and skills to improve the emergency preparedness and response of your organization? Then sign up for these free workshops! Topics range from the planning process, risk assessment, determining salvage priorities, the emergency response, and more. Attendance is free but registration is …

Professional Development Survey

The OAA Board would like to have a better understanding of your needs, in order to schedule more relevant professional development opportunities for the association. If you have any questions or would like to offer more detailed suggestions please contact us at admin@okarchivists.org
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New 2020 Officers

New OAA officers for the 2020 term were announced at today’s 12/6/2019 Zoom meeting. Congratulations! We look forward to their leadership during the coming year. 2020 is going to be a productive year that will move our organization toward new achievements. Vice President/President Elect: Kera Newby Information Officer: Patrick Daglaris …

Chilocco Documentary premiers on OETA on Thanksgiving!

Built on archival collections, the half-hour program examines the legacy of the Chilocco Indian Agricultural School through the lens of thousands of students from over 127 federally-recognized tribes. Chilocco was the largest intertribal Native boarding school in the U.S. The school, located in north central Oklahoma, was in operation from …

Call for 2020 election nominations

We are taking nominations for the following starting in 2020: Vice-President/President Elect: The President presides over meetings and directs the Association’s activities. The President may appoint Committee Chairs and Liaisons.VP is chair of the membership committee and serves on the nominating committee. This position is a three year term, including …