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Braille Monitor

Vol. 58, No. 8                              August/September 2015

Gary Wunder, Editor

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Contents

Vol. 58, No. 8                                       August/September 2015

 

Illustration: Not All Business at Convention Listen Now (MP3)

The 2015 Convention Roundup Listen Now (MP3)
by Gary Wunder

Presidential Report 2015 Listen Now (MP3)
by Mark A. Riccobono

Awards Presented at the 2015 Convention of the
National Federation of the Blind
Listen Now (MP3)

Meet the 2015 Scholarship Class of the
National Federation of the Blind
Listen Now (MP3)

The Federation at Seventy-Five: The Determination of
Value and the Reflection of Hope
Listen Now (MP3)
by Mark A. Riccobono

The 2015 Convention of the National Federation of the Blind:
A Personal Reflection
Listen Now (MP3)
by Marc Maurer

The Blind of the World: Spreading
the Federation Message
Listen Now (MP3)
by Fredric K. Schroeder

The Impact of the Organized Blind Movement: Perspectives from a Friend
and Champion in the Maryland Legislature
Listen Now (MP3)
by Brooke Lierman

Adjusting Attitudes: A Landmark Victory in
the Iowa Supreme Court
Listen Now (MP3)
by Aaron Cannon

3DPhotoWorks Helps Commemorate History
of the Organized Blind
Listen Now (MP3)
by Anna Kresmer

Special Commemorative Jewelry and More Listen Now (MP3)
by Jeannie Massay

We Can Bank On It: The Cardtronics Accessibility
Center of Excellence and the Future
Listen Now (MP3)
presented by Randy Rice

Resolutions from the Diamond Convention Listen Now (MP3)
by Sharon Maneki

Convention Miniatures Listen Now (MP3)

         Complete Braille Monitor

         Complete Braille Monitor (Download Zipped Word Version)

         Complete Braille Monitor Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

         Complete DAISY Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

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