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Leading low vision researcher talks Perkins Brailler and next frontier of accessibility
February 22, 2018
Gordon Legge has been using the Perkins Brailler, which he calls a “marvel of the 20th century,” for more than six decades.
Helen Keller, the president whisperer
February 16, 2018
A look back at the deafblind icon’s relationships with seven U.S. presidents.
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.
Five reasons to consider a Perkins independent evaluation for your child
February 14, 2018
Experts at Perkins provide parents with a roadmap to success for students with visual impairment and deafblindness.
Five things you need to know about the Network of the Americas Conference
February 8, 2018
The inaugural event will bring members of the deafblind community together on Cape Cod for a weekend of learning and networking.
Perkins students talk hockey with Bruins star Patrice Bergeron
February 7, 2018
The trip to the TD Garden included a tactile hockey lesson and chance to cheer the Boston Bruins to victory.
Perkins musicians share stage with the pros
February 1, 2018
Students from the chorus and orchestra performed classical and folk music in collaboration with the Emmanuel Music ensemble.
Students prepare for the working world at campus job fair
January 30, 2018
Watertown Savings Bank, Cradles to Crayons and Community Servings explore job openings with Perkins School for the Blind students.
ELP graduate honored for transformative leadership
January 29, 2018
Xiaguang Peng, who helped expand multiple disability education in China, receives Howe-Fisher Founders Award.
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.