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The thrill of skiing blind
March 17, 2015
Skiers from Perkins’ Outreach Short Courses enjoyed this year’s adaptive ski festival hosted at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine.
Princess Ameerah of Saudi Arabia named Special Perkins Ambassador
March 17, 2015
The princess will advocate for increased educational opportunities for children who are blind in the Arab region.
Advocacy on display at B.L.I.N.D. Day
March 13, 2015
Perkins students join others in the blindness community at the State House to encourage state funding of critical services.
Zombies plus math equals classroom success
March 11, 2015
Zombies and dancing give Perkins students new reasons to be excited about learning geometry.
Perkins' Marla Runyan named 'Hero Among Us' by Boston Celtics
March 6, 2015
Runyan was recognized as being an inspirational role model for athletes who are blind.
Bruins get lesson in accessible sports from Perkins students
March 5, 2015
Boston Bruins players Brad Marchand and Dougie Hamilton joined the Perkins goalball team for some friendly competition.
From problem to solution in just nine hours
March 4, 2015
MIT students worked with clients with disabilities to design and build customized assistive technology devices.
Celebrating Perkins' anniversary (and remembering the world's most amazing cake)
March 2, 2015
On March 2, Perkins celebrates the day it was chartered as a school for the blind.
Become the next MacGyver of assistive technology
February 23, 2015
In an upcoming eLearning workshop, learn how to create assistive technology you can use in your home or classroom.
Perkins' long history of promoting blindness education
February 20, 2015
Perkins’ mission to educate children who are blind has always extended far beyond our Watertown campus.