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A low-cost revolution in refreshable braille
March 24, 2016
After five years of research, Transforming Braille Group unveils affordable refreshable braille display for use in developing countries and libraries.
Perkins celebrates National Horticultural Therapy Week
March 24, 2016
Horticulture Center showcases the educational and therapeutic power of plants at a spring-themed open house for students.
Perkins names new superintendent of education
March 7, 2016
Ed Bosso brings extensive background in special education to new position overseeing on-campus and public school programs.
Legislators visit 'inspirational' Perkins classrooms
March 2, 2016
State policymakers, including House Speaker Robert DeLeo, came to Perkins to observe firsthand the life-changing power of special education.
Perkins hosts Q&A with MCB Commissioner Paul Saner
February 26, 2016
The event gave people who are blind and deafblind a face-to-face opportunity to ask questions about state services.
Perkins Access brings accessibility to digital world
February 22, 2016
New service ready to help companies, colleges and nonprofits comply with upcoming federal rules on digital accessibility.
Changing lives, one penny at a time
February 3, 2016
Perkins holds campus-wide coin drive to support earthquake-damaged school for the blind in Nepal.
Perkins International names new director
January 26, 2016
As the new director of Perkins International, Michael J. Delaney will oversee the growth of Perkins School for the Blind’s international division.
We've got mail (digitized)
January 6, 2016
Historic Perkins correspondence from 1828-1910 is now searchable online, thanks to two dedicated Archives volunteers.
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.