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Living With Blindness
No stereotypes allowed: six remarkable people who happen to be blind
January 30, 2015
Can people who are blind be U.S. Senators, literary inspirations, horse divers, echolocation experts, professional sports owners? You bet!
How assistive technology can improve your quality of life
December 31, 2014
Examining the impact assistive technology has had on a woman with severe vision loss caused by Uveitis.
Blind etiquette: six ways to be gracious around people with visual impairments
November 25, 2014
Make your next interaction with someone who is visually impaired easier and more comfortable – for both of you.
Eight cooking tips for people who are visually impaired
November 10, 2014
Check out these tips for organizing your kitchen to make cooking easier and safer, and get you to the eating part faster.
Blindness is no barrier: How Amy Bower got her dream job as an oceanographer
September 29, 2014
Woods Hole oceanographer Amy Bower does not let blindness stand in her way, no matter what.
Travel tales from World Blind Union CEO Penny Hartin
September 25, 2014
Penny Hartin, CEO of the World Blind Union, has a lot to think about before she embarks on a business trip
Q&A: First legally blind athlete to compete in the Olympic Games
August 15, 2014
Perkins spokesperson Marla Runyan talks about her journey from competitive athlete to teacher and spokesperson.
Blind Date: Perkins students practice the art of making a connection
August 14, 2014
Dating is one way students practice the art of making a connection
Paying It Forward
March 27, 2014
Perkins alum Roz Rowley credits Perkins with transforming her life; as a teacher at Perkins, she's finding solutions to transform the lives of other students who are blind.
Ten quirky things that (really) annoy people who are blind
February 4, 2013
From tiny stickers on fruit to impossible-to-open packaging, these are the things that exasperate people who are blind