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A woman with short hair stands in front of a small airplane.
May 23, 2017
What do a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, a female aviation pioneer and an iconic author have in common?
Edith Dosha smiles as she speaks to two investors.
May 19, 2017
International educators at Perkins raise funds from charity 'investors' for initiatives to help children in developing countries.
A hand holds an iPhone showing the Voiceover screen.
May 18, 2017
On Global Accessibility Awareness Day, learn how to browse websites, use smartphones and much more without vision.
Two students and a teaching assistant cook in the Oliver Cottage kitchen.
May 16, 2017
Residential students at Perkins learn independent living skills everywhere, including the local grocery store.
A young Perkins student sits on a hobby horse while Tommy Stringer reclines on the grass.
May 11, 2017
When she was just 10 years old, Helen Keller launched a fundraising drive to help a poor boy who was deafblind come to Perkins.
Cory stands holding his diploma wearing black a cap and gown
May 9, 2017
If you're blind, you can still go to college, use money and coordinate your outfit. Here's how.
Corinne Grousbeck and Dave Power dancing at the gala
May 5, 2017
The annual event raised $1 million to support education for students with visual impairment.
A section of a painting showing white, red and pink flowers
May 1, 2017
Using paint, cloth, clay and collages, Perkins students bring the beauty of flowers to life in this unforgettable collection.
A man in a chef's jacket stands in an industrial kitchen with his arms crossed.
April 27, 2017
What I do: Food Services Coordinator Gregory Primo feeds about 500 Perkins students and staffers each day.
A young Helen Heller reads a large braille book, which is in her lap
April 25, 2017
Keller was never afraid to take unpopular positions, as she did when she argued that William Shakespeare didn't write his plays

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