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Opening the door to employment
October 19, 2016
Annual Job Fair connects employers with qualified candidates who are blind or visually impaired.
Perkins International launches online community
October 5, 2016
Interactive website links hundreds of Educational Leadership Program graduates from around the globe.
Historic accessible book treaty takes effect today
September 30, 2016
In 22 countries and counting, the Marrakesh Treaty will make more accessible books available for people who are blind.
Perkins, Harvard launch online course on inclusive hiring
September 29, 2016
New interactive class gives hiring professionals tools to recruit, interview and hire candidates with disabilities.
Perkins launches BlindWays app
September 20, 2016
New smartphone app helps commuters who are blind find bus stops and travel more independently.
At Perkins, governor announces ride-sharing initiative
September 16, 2016
First-of-its-kind pilot program will allow state’s RIDE customers to get subsidized, on-demand service from Uber and Lyft.
Driverless vehicle tested at Perkins
September 2, 2016
Optimus Ride partners with Perkins to test self-driving technology that will revolutionize transportation for people who are blind.
Perkins launches transition course for parents
August 31, 2016
Building a Better Day offers blueprint for creating engaging activities for young adults with multiple disabilities.
BlindNewWorld makes global debut
August 25, 2016
Perkins’ ambitious social change campaign is introduced at international blindness conference.
Perkins Library unveils new reading room for patrons
July 29, 2016
Library members are invited to read accessible books, relax and learn about technology in the renovated space.