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An advertisement hanging inside a subway car
January 27, 2017
New MBTA ad campaign from Perkins highlights the incredible talents and abilities of people with blindness.
Mariam Shenoda of Egypt and a Perkins student.
January 25, 2017
Mariam Shenoda plans to use her experience in the Educational Leadership Program to help Egyptian children with deafblindness.
A man in glasses and a blue button-down shirt sits in front of a bulletin board full of papers.
January 23, 2017
What I do: Behavior analyst Zach Bird helps students overcome behavioral problems so they can learn and thrive.
A living room in a bright, sunny house
January 20, 2017
Simple, inexpensive modifications can make your home safer for loved ones living with visual impairment.
Jaimi Lard greets people taking a tour of Perkins School for the Blind
January 17, 2017
Jaimi Lard, who is deafblind, answers questions about what it’s like to live without vision or hearing.
Four popular Perkins Library books and a digital audio book player.
January 11, 2017
Library patrons enjoyed books about dastardly criminals, enigmatic sports stars, larger-than-life historical figures and more.
Anne Sullivan fingerspells into the hand of a young Helen Keller, who stands next to her
January 10, 2017
For more than 180 years, Perkins has been pioneering ways for people with deafblindness to communicate with others.
Actor Charlie Cox wears dark glasses while playing the character Matt Murdock on the show Daredevil.
January 4, 2017
Characters with blindness played important roles in some of the year’s biggest and most interesting movies and TV shows.
A deafblind boy and teaching assistant work on auditory skills.
January 1, 2017
Learning more about auditory skill development.
A boarding area at Logan Airport, with overhead video monitors showing a BlindNewWorld video.
December 28, 2016
Thought-provoking videos will reach millions of travelers with message of understanding and inclusion.

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