Science & Technology
July 12, 2018
Perkins’ first hackathon challenges college students to invent new technology tools for people who are blind.
April 14, 2018
At its first-ever hackathon, Perkins challenges college students to invent new technology tools for people who are blind.
March 28, 2018
Perkins students of all ages practice social and communication skills while presenting science projects.
September 21, 2017
Since 1912, students have enjoyed ice skating, rowing and learning about the Perkins Pond’s wildlife and ecosystem.
July 11, 2017
Perkins students learn about soundscape ecology from Purdue researchers.
June 2, 2017
From touching a skeleton to listening to underwater sounds, Perkins students enjoyed a day with the Cape Ann Whale Watch crew in Gloucester.
April 21, 2017
An army of volunteers at Perkins' Assistive Device Center build a variety of kid-friendly devices to help children learn.
March 28, 2017
Students incorporate popcorn, saltwater snails, grape soda and homemade rockets into their science experiments.
March 1, 2017
Perkins students have always used hands-on methods to study science, from botany to astronomy.
September 2, 2016
Optimus Ride partners with Perkins to test self-driving technology that will revolutionize transportation for people who are blind.