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How Do People With Visual Impairments Play Cards?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Play Cards?

Recently, I was practicing a new language by playing a card game with my friends and their family. When I was telling a different friend about this, they looked at me very confused and asked how people with visual impairments play cards, and how to…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Sing Karaoke?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Sing Karaoke?

I was going through my phone recently and found a funny video of myself performing karaoke at a party that took place at a blindness conference I attended last year. While I have zero interest in sharing the video on the internet, I do have…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Swing Dance?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Swing Dance?

A few semesters ago, I was talking to my friend S about how I used to take dance classes, and we started wondering if there were any options for social dance classes at our fairly large university. That night, we saw a poster for a…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Take Selfies?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Take Selfies?

When one of my friends who has no usable vision came to visit Washington DC, we decided to figure how blind people take selfies, or rather how someone with low vision can take a selfie since it was my phone. It took several tries and…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Make Rolled Ice Cream?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Make Rolled Ice Cream?

Over the summer, two of my friends and I decided to take an afternoon class where we would learn to make rolled ice cream. At first, my friends wondered what rolled ice cream was, and if we would be able to make it independently, since…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Guide Each Other?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Guide Each Other?

Over the last two years, I have amassed a large amount of friends who are blind or that have low vision. It’s an awesome thing, because we can all relate to various aspects of each other’s lives and learn more about cool accessibility related things…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Go To Farmer’s Markets?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Go To Farmer’s Markets?

In my summer intern housing, I live within walking distance of an awesome farmer’s market with lots of local products and amazing produce. Since I started going to the market weekly, I’ve learned a lot about navigating farmer’s markets with low vision, including how to…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Go To A Live Taping?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Go To A Live Taping?

When visiting New York City, my brother and I had the opportunity to attend a live taping for “Late Night With Seth Meyers,” which airs on NBC. My brother is a fan of Seth Meyers, so we were both excited to attend the taping for…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Meet Disney Characters?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Meet Disney Characters?

When I went to Disneyland during spring break, I found myself wondering how the Disney characters interact with children who have vision impairments, or if any special considerations were taken for blind kids meeting Disney characters. In order to learn more about how visually impaired…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Get Plane Safety Information?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Get Plane Safety Information?

How to get plane safety information for blind and vision impaired travelers on any airline. Great for beginners or children/teenagers

How Do People With Visual Impairments Use Emoji?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Use Emoji?

Every time I turn around, I feel like I am seeing people use emoji.  They have become a defining pop culture element of today’s society. People of all ages are using emoji to convey different messages. As someone with a vision impairment, it’s hard to…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Buy School Spiritwear?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Buy School Spiritwear?

A few days ago, one of my friends asked me to help them choose school spiritwear , in this case a t-shirt, at the college bookstore. They wanted to be able to feel the design on top of the shirt, and for the shirt to…

How Do People With Visual Impairments Go To Waterparks?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Go To Waterparks?

Tips for visiting water parks with vision impairment. Part of my summer fun series

How Do People With Visual Impairments Identify Money?

How Do People With Visual Impairments Identify Money?

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to meet people from the US Bureau of Engraving, which designs and produces paper money, amongst other things, for the United States government. I was surprised to learn about the world of free resources for identifying US…


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