Volume LVII July 2018 No. 1
Published by the American Council of the Blind
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© 2018 American Council of the Blind
Eric Bridges, Executive Director
Sharon Lovering, Editor
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Table of Contents
- In Memoriam: Marlaina Lieberg, Oct. 2, 1949-May 11, 2018, by Denise Colley
- Readers’ Memories of Marlaina Lieberg
- President’s Message: Introducing the 2018 Leadership Fellows, by Kim Charlson and Kenneth Semien Sr.
- Strategic Action Planning Teams Report, by Eric Bridges
- ACB Establishes The Legacy Fund, by Tom Tobin
- Staying Connected in St. Louis, by Janet Dickelman
- Focus on Membership, compiled by Ardis Bazyn
- Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski
- High Tech Swap Shop
- ACB Officers, Board of Directors and Board of Publications
- Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forums
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