Volume LVI - September 2017 - No. 3
Published by the American Council of the Blind
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© 2017 American Council of the Blind
Eric Bridges, Executive Director
Sharon Lovering, Editor
1703 N. Beauregard St., Suite 420, Alexandria, VA 22311
Table of Contents
- Senators Push for Tactile Feature on Paper Currency
- ACB Sparks Success Was A Big Success, by Janet Dickelman
- The Reno Roundup: ACB’s 56th Annual Convention A Sparkling Success!, by Doug Powell, Deb Cook Lewis, Susan Glass, and Paul Edwards
- Scholarships Spark Future Successes, by Michael Garrett
- American Council of the Blind Announces Audio Description Awards
- Board Approves Affiliate Name Change, Donation to WBU to Assist Caribbean Representatives, by Doug Powell
- Mini Mall News, by Carla Ruschival
- ACB Radio Holiday Auction: The Fun Begins, by Carla Ruschival
- Ski for Light 2018
- Affiliate News
- ACB Officers, Board of Directors, and Board of Publications
- Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forums
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