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Close-up of hands reading braille.
June 19, 2013
The Braille Summit, hosted by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) and Perkins, took place June 19-21, 2014.
Man working on a Perkins Brailler
June 15, 2013
US Dept. of Commerce recognizes Perkins' contribution to American exports
Class speaker Mable Namata Joviter of Uganda addresses her fellow graduates and the Dwight Hall audience.
June 3, 2013
Twelve graduates of Perkins' Educational Leadership Program received their diplomas in late May at an emotional ceremony.
Woman at podium
May 13, 2013
Chair Corinne Grousbeck talks about the 2013 Gala experience.
A trio of musicians on stage
May 13, 2013
Senior recital of student Anton celebrates his musical life at Perkins
two students in graduation gowns and white canes
May 13, 2013
It takes planning and a village to pull off a successful transition to adulthood
Steven Rothstein and student touching a tactile globe
May 13, 2013
Colleagues and cohorts comment on Steven Rothstein's remarkable tenure.
A student and a volunteer in the back seat of a cab
May 13, 2013
Those who volunteer at Perkins find it's a two-way street
steven rothstein headshot
May 13, 2013
A look back at the 11-year tenure of president Steven Rothstein.
Sam Aiken types text, which he can then read onscreen via his new ZoomText Magnifier software.
March 24, 2013
The NDBEDP brings distance communications technology to users' doorsteps