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Volunteer Bart Morse sits in the Perkins Library recording studio
April 15, 2016
The Perkins Library recording studio celebrates a milestone in its mission to bring books with a New England connection to readers who are blind
A man using a white cane stands on the sidewalk
April 13, 2016
At Perkins Solutions, we ask questions that help us develop technologies that solve old and new challenges facing the blind community.
A woman using a white cane walks past a bus stop
April 12, 2016
Innovative mobile app will help people who are blind locate bus stops and other precise locations, making public transportation more accessible.
Students standing next to an inflatable whale
April 8, 2016
Nile, an inflatable humpback whale the size of a school bus, gives Perkins students an opportunity to explore whales, inside and out.
Two children use an iPad
April 7, 2016
Paths to Technology website from Perkins eLearning will help teachers, parents and students understand and use the best new technology.
State Representative Jay Kaufman speaks at a podium.
March 31, 2016
At annual Deafblind Awareness Day, advocates highlight crucial state programs for people with vision and hearing loss.
Michael Delaney, Perkins International’s new executive director.
March 30, 2016
Five questions with Michael Delaney, Perkins International’s new executive director.
Eric Ferreira runs a marathon in Washington, DC
March 29, 2016
Eric Ferreira is grateful for the services his son has received from Perkins School for the Blind for the last 9 years.
Inside the State House in Boston .
March 25, 2016
Members of the Massachusetts blindness community speak out for funding for crucial services like education and accessible books.
a student planting seeds with help from an occupational therapist
March 24, 2016
Horticulture Center showcases the educational and therapeutic power of plants at a spring-themed open house for students.