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My College Journey When I first stepped onto campus as a freshman as the first and only blind student, I was terrified. I was extremely homesick. My parents were even hesitant to leave me on that first…
How To Make College an Optimal Experience for a Blind Student   Get oriented to the campus and your classes with an orientation and mobility specialist in advance of your first day of classes.  Get…
Rustling crisp packets, shuffling feet and the general buzz of conversation made lectures a trial for Gemma Long during her first degree.
Ian Treherne sets up his camera with painstaking precision. The shutter clicks and he senses he has got the shot he wants. Despite being almost completely blind, he says he sees things that other people…
Adults who lost their vision at an early age have more refined auditory cortex responses to simple sounds than sighted individuals, according to......
Many people ask whether blue light will increase their risk of age-related macular degeneration and blindness.
There is implicit strength in the ritual of getting ready, and the women who know this best may be the ones who've been regularly overlooked in the beauty business. Now, blind and visually impaired women are claiming their place.
What flashlights give me is a chance at normalcy.
About 170,000 vehicles use the Queensboro Bridge each day, passing by Larry Misrok’s apartment building, which sits at the entrance to one of the ramps. Crossing the street there might be a daunting task…
What to Do for Fun When You are Visually Impaired
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