TOuesday at 12:31pm near Novato, CA · TOLERANCE IS A GOOD THING Michael Hingson On September 11, 2001 I was employed by a Fortune 500 company to lead and manage the mid-Atlantic region sales office for our firm…. Read More

Michael Hingson Guest Speaker July 1st In Dallas for the National Association of Blind Veterans

The National Association of Blind Veterans will hold it’s annual meeting in Dallas Texas at the Anatole Hilton Hotel  on Sunday Night July 1, 2012 at 7PM thru 10PM (1900 – 2200) Fleur delei  A room. Our guest… Read More

Volunteers Needed to Help With Braille Book Fair

The Braille Book Fair (formerly called the flea market) needs enthusiastic, hard-working volunteers throughout the afternoon and evening on Monday, July 2, at the NFB Convention in Dallas, Texas.  We need Braille and print readers; teens and kids… Read More

Video Description Focus Group Participants Needed: 2012 NFB National Convention

The National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute is collaborating with the Smith-Kettlewell Video Description Research and Development Center to host a stakeholder focus group on advanced concepts in video description. The focus group will be held during… Read More

Increaseing Inclusive Publishing and eBook Distribution Will Help People with Print Disabilities

June 8-9 National Federation of Blind Jernigan Institute 200 E. Wells Street  at Jernigan Place Baltimore, MD 21230 This event is free. Capacity is limited, so register soon! Registration closes on May 24th. The printed world is converging… Read More

Don’t Miss National Federation of the Blind Convention 2012

When: Saturday, June 30—Thursday, July 5, 2012 Where: Hilton Anatole Hotel 2201 North Stemmons Freeway Dallas, Texas 75207 Reservations: Beginning January 1, 2012, write directly to the above address or call (214) 761-7500. Pre-registration: Pre-registration is now open…. Read More