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PerkinsHacks: 24 hours to change lives
April 14, 2018
At its first-ever hackathon, Perkins challenges college students to invent new technology tools for people who are blind.
Perkins mobile app featured in NYC's Cooper Hewitt design museum
February 15, 2018
Thousands of visitors will experience BlindWays as part of the ‘Access+Ability’ exhibition running now through September.
Perkins becomes first campus in the nation to collaborate with Aira
January 23, 2018
New technology utilizes wearable devices to instantly connect users with sighted assistants.
When online shopping turns into obstacle hopping
January 3, 2018
Perkins Access’ Joann Becker, who is blind, shares the aggravation of using inaccessible websites.
Perkins' year in review: 17 photos from 2017
December 21, 2017
A look back at the biggest moments of the year.
The college experience starts at Perkins
October 5, 2017
A new nine-month program equips college-bound students with skills they need to earn a degree.
Quiz: What do you know about web accessibility?
October 5, 2017
Test your knowledge about how color, video and more relate to web accessibility.
Perkins Library pilots 'Kindle for folks who are blind'
August 4, 2017
Library patrons will test new affordable braille e-reader as part of a one-year pilot program.
From Watertown to Capitol Hill: Perkins promotes assistive technology at D.C. briefing
June 28, 2017
Members of Congress heard from Perkins accessibility expert Marla Runyan on the importance of assistive technology for people with disabilities.
5 ways to go digital like someone who's blind
May 18, 2017
On Global Accessibility Awareness Day, learn how to browse websites, use smartphones and much more without vision.