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Princess Ameerah with a student at Perkins.
March 17, 2015
The princess will advocate for increased educational opportunities for children who are blind in the Arab region.
A mountain, a ski lift and skiers
March 17, 2015
Skiers from Perkins’ Outreach Short Courses enjoyed this year’s adaptive ski festival hosted at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine.
Perkins students Jonah and Cullen speaking with State Representative Joe McKenna
March 13, 2015
Perkins students join others in the blindness community at the State House to encourage state funding of critical services.
Zombie silhouettes
March 11, 2015
Zombies and dancing give Perkins students new reasons to be excited about learning geometry.
Marla Runyan receiving her award at center court.
March 6, 2015
Runyan was recognized as being an inspirational role model for athletes who are blind.
Bruins players chat with members of the Perkins goalball team.
March 5, 2015
Boston Bruins players Brad Marchand and Dougie Hamilton joined the Perkins goalball team for some friendly competition.
Two students work together building accessible technology.
March 4, 2015
MIT students worked with clients with disabilities to design and build customized assistive technology devices.
Cake in the shape of the Howe building
March 2, 2015
On March 2, Perkins celebrates the day it was chartered as a school for the blind.
Dr. Willkomm teaching at the head of a class
February 23, 2015
In an upcoming eLearning workshop, learn how to create assistive technology you can use in your home or classroom.
Vintage photo of children in a classroom
February 20, 2015
Perkins’ mission to educate children who are blind has always extended far beyond our Watertown campus.

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