The Braille Monitor

        Vol. 45, No. 4                                                                                             May, 2002

Barbara Pierce, Editor

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Contents

Vol. 45, No. 4                                                                                              May 2002

Louisville Site of 2002 NFB Convention!

Frontispiece

The ACB Attacks NFB-NEWSLINE® Again
     by Marc Maurer

The Blind Climber on Mt. Everest
     by Erik Weihenmayer

From Erik's E-mail

Excerpt from the Afterword
     by Erik Weihenmayer

A New Professional Certification
     
by Jame
s H. Omvig

Building the New Randolph-Sheppard Program
     by Kevan Worley

NAC at the Same Old Stand
     by Marc Maurer

Another Take on the September 10 Meeting with NAC
     by Peggy Elliott

The Itako—A Spiritual Occupation for Blind Japanese Girls
     by C. Edwin Vaughan

Knowing the Score
     by Bill McCann

Making a Place for Herself

How to Select a Suitable Adaptive Technology
Training Program

     by Robert Leblond

Introducing the Galt house and Hyatt
     by Max Robinson

Getting to Know the Federation

Blunkett Proves His Abilities
     by Marjorie Miller

Finding a House
     by Chancey Fleet

Olympic Moment Saved by Collective Action
     by Scott La Barre

Why Did They Let Her Do It?
     by Peggy Elliott and Megan O'Rourke

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