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­­For Immediate Release Contact: Joel Snyder, Director, Audio Description Project (202) 467-5083   WASHINGTON, July 10, 2018 - The American Council of the Blind (...
At the opening session of the 57 annual Conference and Convention, ACB presented Sharon Lovering with an award for her 25 years of service to the organization. “Sharon is a...
Aira Messages We are excited to announce that Aira Messages, a new product feature, is now available as a free update to the Aira app and experience. Appearing today in the...
ST. LOUIS, June 30, 2018 — The American Council of the Blind presented Anirudh Koul, Senior Data Scientist, and his team at Microsoft with the James R. Olsen Distinguished Award...
For Immediate Release Contact: Anthony Stephens, Director of Advocacy & Governmental Affairs astephens@acb.org ST. LOUIS, June 29, 2018 — The American Council of the...
The 57th ACB Conference and Convention will take place Friday, June 29, 2018 to Friday, July 6, 2018, at the Union Station Hotel, 1820 Market Street, St Louis, Missouri, 63103. To...