The Braille Monitor

Vol. 44, No. 11                                                                                   December 2001

Barbara Pierce, Editor

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Contents

Vol. 44, No. 11                                                                             December 2001

     

Frontispiece

Convention Bulletin 2002
          
Maxi-Aids Exposed Again: ILA Files Contempt-of-Court Motion
by Barbara Pierce

The Medicare Equity Act for the Blind: Why the NFB prefers H.R. 2674 to H.R. 2484
by Kristen Cox

Reflections and Photographs
by Jennifer Dunnam

How to Get Access to Print: What It Takes to Succeed as a Blind or Low-Vision
College Student
   
by Dan Burke

Technology-Acquisition Strategies for young Blind Students
by Curtis Chong

Disabled Take Struggle to Parliament
by Peta Thornycroft

The Discount
by Judy Sanders

A 3000-pound Metallic Puzzle
by Wayne Davis

Distinguished Educator of Blind Children Award for 2002
by Sharon Maneki

The 2002 Blind Educator of the Year Award
by Stephen O. Benson

National Association of Blind Merchants Presents Business Leadership and
Superior Training: A National Training Conference for Blind Vendors and
Program Staff

by Kevan Worley

Social Security, SSI, and Medicare Facts for 2002
by James McCarthy

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