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Blindness is no barrier: How Amy Bower got her dream job as an oceanographer
September 29, 2014
Woods Hole oceanographer Amy Bower does not let blindness stand in her way, no matter what.
Travel tales from World Blind Union CEO Penny Hartin
September 25, 2014
Penny Hartin, CEO of the World Blind Union, has a lot to think about before she embarks on a business trip
Institutional Development Program Gives Boost to Africans Who are Blind
September 24, 2014
Institutional Development Program is building brighter future for Africans with blindness
Perkins Brailler partner celebrates 50th anniversary
September 17, 2014
WORTH Trust, which trains, employs, educates and provides services for people with disabilities, marked its 50th anniversary with a Golden Jubilee celebration.
Perkins welcomes ELP class of 2015
September 15, 2014
International educators will receive hands-on training in blind and deafblind education.
Following in Helen Keller's Footsteps
September 14, 2014
Tracing Helen Keller’s footsteps at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.
Perkins recognized as leader in technology innovation
September 12, 2014
Perkins was presented with the 2014 Distinguished Leadership Award at the MassTLC gala on September 11.
Braillers breaking barriers
September 1, 2014
Growing up in Kenya, Martin's access to a Perkins Brailler enabled him to thrive academically. It's a reminder that the right technology can change challenges into opportunities.
Dorinda Rife has big plans to improve blindness education
September 1, 2014
As superintendent tasked with a new national role, Dorinda Rife is improving education for students who are blind all over the U.S.
Free play ideas for blind and visually impaired children that relate to learning
August 27, 2014
How free play affects brain development and how to promote it.