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National Museum of the American Indian Review

National Museum of the American Indian Review

Going to college right outside of Washington DC means that I am just a short Metro ride away from some of the most amazing museums in the country. My friend and I set a goal of going to all of the Smithsonian museums, so one […]

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Identify Money?

How Do People With Vision 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 […]

All About HR 620- The ADA and Education Reform Act of 2017

All About HR 620- The ADA and Education Reform Act of 2017

My Twitter feed has been filled with tweets about HR 620 and ways to contact representatives. I noticed when talking to people around me about it, they figured that since the bill has the acronym ADA in it, it must be a good thing. This […]

Five US Government Resources on Assistive Technology

Five US Government Resources on Assistive Technology

Five websites from the US Government that educate visitors on disability and assistive technology.

How Do People With Vision Impairments…Go To Conferences?

How Do People With Vision Impairments…Go To Conferences?

How to attend conferences and events related to assistive technology and disability with low vision, written with venues of various sizes in mind.

All About The Cogswell-Macy Act

All About The Cogswell-Macy Act

Answering the who, what, when, where, and why of the Cogswell-Macy Act, summarizing it for readers.

What To Say When Meeting Politicians

What To Say When Meeting Politicians

How to talk to politicians and elected officials at events.

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Vote?

How Do People With Vision Impairments… Vote?

My experiences voting with a vision impairment in the 2016 and 2017 elections

How To Contact Your Senators

How To Contact Your Senators

How to get your message across about healthcare (or any other topic) to your senators

Five Things That Surprised Me About The New Metro Cars

Five Things That Surprised Me About The New Metro Cars

Accessibility features in the new Metro cars that help passengers who are blind or have low vision