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Gala co-chairs Kevin Bright, Corinne Grousbeck and Bill Schawbel
May 2, 2014
About 600 supporters took part in a memorable night of entertainment and inspiration on the campus of Perkins School for the Blind on May 1.
A student using a brailler
April 9, 2014
Perkins Products assistive technology "tech detectives" are always searching for the right technology for each consumer
Teacher sitting at her desk in front of a brailler
March 27, 2014
Perkins alum Roz Rowley credits Perkins with transforming her life; as a teacher at Perkins, she's finding solutions to transform the lives of other students who are blind.
Two students sit at a long table listening to information on jobs
March 27, 2014
Perkins students learn how to navigate the world of work, from what opportunities are out there to what questions to ask, at Perkins' jobs open house, held in Dwight Hall.
Alicia, a student at the Arthur Blaxall School for children who are blind or deafblind, displays her handsewn fabric flowers.
March 11, 2014
Sewing has become more than a hobby for Alicia — it's a profitable business and a tremendous source of pride.
Betsy McGinnity headshot.
February 18, 2014
Fascinating items are stored in Perkins' historic archives.
Gonzalo practices woodworking with Patricia in a classroom at Mi Lugar.
February 11, 2014
When Gonzalo's family in Argentina couldn't find a school that met his needs, they started their own learning center.
Angela Affran headshot
December 20, 2013
A Q&A with Africa Regional Coordinator Angela Affran
Indian student who is blind standing inside his home.
December 16, 2013
SOBTI Vocational Training Center was the first school the Mumbai region of India to accept children with multiple disabilities.
Student working a desk job
October 21, 2013
Students take another step in transitioning to college or work.

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