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Living With Blindness
Perkins students enjoy accessible broadcast of 'The Wiz Live!'
December 4, 2015
Tony Award-winning Broadway musical becomes first accessible live TV entertainment event in U.S. history, thanks to video description feature.
Four jobs you won't believe people who are blind can do
December 2, 2015
These four remarkable and successful individuals are helping change the world’s perception about people with blindness.
Eight facts about Non-24
November 24, 2015
An estimated 70 percent of people who are blind suffer from this little-known condition that causes sleepless nights and chronic fatigue.
10 surprising connections between Veterans Day and blindness
November 11, 2015
From braille to guide dogs, veterans have been front and center in many life-changing innovations in the blindness field.
Five creative Halloween costumes for kids in wheelchairs
October 29, 2015
A Perkins School for the Blind parent shares do-it-yourself outfit ideas for trick-or-treaters with disabilities.
10 fascinating facts about the white cane
October 15, 2015
To celebrate National White Cane Safety Day, here are some little-known facts about the iconic white cane.
October 9, 2015
Until accessible U.S. currency makes its much-anticipated debut in 2020, the Perkins Library is distributing the iBill Talking Banknote Identifier device to people who are blind.
An activist for accessibility
October 8, 2015
Perkins graduate Beverly Grady has spent three decades making her hometown a more welcoming place for people who are blind.
Everyone wins with Project Brailler
October 2, 2015
Inspired by her daughter, a British mother starts a campaign to put a Perkins SMART Brailler in the hands of every U.K. child who is blind
New program to help young adults who are blind get hired
October 1, 2015
Intensive 10-week workshop teaches job-search skills to students and young adults with visual impairments.