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The Braille Monitor

Vol. 48, No. 8                                                August/September 2005

Barbara Pierce, Editor

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Contents

Vol. 48, No. 8                                                                               August/September 2005

Frontispiece

2005 Convention Roundup
     
by Barbara Pierce

Presidential Report 2005
     
by Marc Maurer

Innovation, Inspiration, and Influence: the National Federation of the Blind
Jernigan Institute Implements the Will of the Organized Blind

     
by Betsy Zaborowski

Imagine!
     
by Kevan Worley

The 2005 Awards

2005 Scholarship Class of the
National Federation of the Blind

The Edge of Tomorrow
     
by Marc Maurer

The Altering Characteristics of Rehabilitation:
The Perspective of Half a Century
     
by Fredric K. Schroeder

Imagining a Brighter Future for Blind Americans:
A Report on the 2005 Convention Resolutions
     
by Sharon Maneki

2005 Resolutions of the National Federation of the Blind

Convention Miniatures

Constitution

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