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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.
New riverfront park makes nature accessible
July 22, 2016
The Perkins community gathers to celebrate the opening of a new accessible park by the Charles River in Watertown.
Accessible book treaty ratified
July 14, 2016
In a major victory for people who are blind, the Marrakesh Treaty will make braille and audio books more globally available.
Study suggests new socializing strategy for CHARGE kids
July 6, 2016
Teens who are deafblind can improve socialization skills with structured play, finds new study coauthored by Perkins staffers.
Celebrating the Perkins Class of 2016
June 17, 2016
Twelve graduates enjoyed an emotional send-off from family, friends and staff.
FCC Commissioner talks technology during Perkins visit
June 9, 2016
Commissioner Mignon Clyburn meets with Perkins leadership to discuss shared mission of accessibility for consumers who are deafblind.
PEP graduates ready to put job-search skills to work
May 27, 2016
Young adults with visual impairment get advice, training and confidence at Perkins’ new Pre-Employment Program.
ELP graduates are eager to change the world
May 26, 2016
Commencement ceremony honors the latest class of global graduates from Perkins’ Educational Leadership Program.
Small credentials, big impact
May 19, 2016
New digital micro-credentials from Perkins eLearning will help teachers showcase their educational expertise.
BlindNewWorld plans to change attitudes about blindness
May 12, 2016
Ambitious social change campaign, sponsored by Perkins, works to make the world a more welcoming place for people with visual impairment.