ACB Braille Forum Podcast

ACB E-Forum for June, 2020

ACB E-Forum for June, 2020 Table of Contents President’s Message: Summer Breezes and New Adventures, by Dan Spoone One Number, Two Mainstreams, Three Great Ways to Listen ACB – A Path to the Future, by Janet Dickelman Conventions and Conventions, by Paul Edwards Continuing Education – A Path to the Future, by Carla Ruschival Walking up a Storm Virtual Style, by Donna Brown Stay at Home and Bid on Items in the ACB Easy Chair Auction MMS Is Going Virtual!, by Kathy Brockman Mini Mall Headlines, by Carla Ruschival Affiliate and Committee News Wine and Song, by Peter Altschul Readers’ Memories of Lynn Hedl Passings Book Review: Fairbairn’s ‘When You Can’t Believe Your Eyes: Vision Loss and Personal Recovery’ – The Title Says It All!, by Kate Crohan Performing Marriage Ceremonies, by Charles Nabarrete Backyard Wedding, by Peter Altschul Here and There, edited by Cynthia Hawkins High Tech Swap Shop ACB Officers, ACB Board of Directors, ACB Board of Publications Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forums
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ACB Braille Forum for May, 2020

Table of Contents 2020 ACB Convention Going Virtual, by Janet Dickelman President’s Message: Core Values, Gardens, and Baseball, by Dan Spoone Expanded CEUs and Professional Development at the Virtual Convention, by Carla Ruschival ACB Board Holds Emergency Meeting: the 2020 Convention Will Be a Virtual Event, by Deb Cook Lewis Understand Virus More, Fear It Less, by Larry P. Johnson ACB Next Generation Becomes Latest Special-Interest Affiliate of the American Council of the Blind, by Greg Lindberg Succeeding in Life’s Garden, by Sue Lichtenfels Five Thousand Miles. One Month. Four Million Children Who Are Visually Impaired., by June A. Converse Advocacy Brings Audio Description to Sacramento, by Margie Donovan Do You Hear What I Hear — Now?, by Tom Mitchell Greetings from the MMS Committee, by Jean Mann Letter to the Editor Is Blindskills, Inc. Still in Operation?, by Marja Byers Here and There, edited by Cynthia Hawkins High Tech Swap Shop ACB Officers ACB Board of Directors ACB Board of Publications Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forums To learn more about The American Council of the Blind or become a member, please visit www.acb.org/join-acb
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The ACB E-Forum for April, 2020

Table of Contents President’s Message: Traveling with Pets in Stormy Weather, by Dan Spoone ACB’s Winter Board Meeting: Breaking New Ground, by Deb Cook Lewis Make Your Plans Now to Attend This Year’s Convention, by Janet Dickelman Professional Development at Convention, by Carla Ruschival Give Honor Where Honor Is Due, by Kenneth Semien Sr. Get Up-To-Date Information in Schaumburg Your Vote Counts, by Deb Cook Lewis Calling All DKM First-Timer Partners, by Kenneth Semien Sr. Spring Has Sprung at the Mini Mall, by Carla Ruschival The Day It Snowed in Seattle, by Deb Cook Lewis ADA Paratransit Eligibility Form Now Fully Accessible in Tucson, by Chris Desborough Career Launch @ Perkins: Putting Young Adults on the Path to Professional Success Another View: Do We Value Heroes or Role Models?, by Larry P. Johnson Passings Here and There, edited by Cynthia Hawkins High Tech Swap Shop
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ACB Braille Forum for March, 2020

Table of Contents President's Message: Language Matters, by Dan Spoone Convention Program Tidbits, by Janet Dickelman Continuing Education Units at the ACB Convention, by Carla Ruschival A Special Tribute to Durward K. McDaniel, by Kenneth Semien Sr. Walking Up a Storm, by Donna Brown Take a Walk on the Red Carpet in Schaumburg: Apply to Become a 2020 Recipient of the DKM First-Timers Award, by Kenneth Semien Sr. Join the Leadership Inner Circle! Apply to Become a 2020 ACB/JPMorgan Chase Leadership Fellow, by Kenneth Semien Sr. Make Your Plans for the ACB Auction Mini Mall News, by Carla Ruschival Let's Make 2020 a Win-Win, by Kenneth Semien Sr. Holiday Auction Thank-Yous, by Carla Ruschival Shrimp, Drinks, and the Bill: A Moment of Accessibility, by Meka White Teamwork Matters, by Hayley Agers Affiliate and Committee News Passings Here and There, edited by Cynthia Hawkins High Tech Swap Shop ACB Officers, ACB Board of Directors, ACB Board of Publications Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forum
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ACB E-Forum for February, 2020

Table of Contents In Memoriam: Catherine Skivers, May 2, 1925 — December 12, 2019 President’s Message: Time to Come to D.C. and Make a Difference, by Dan Spoone Looking Back at 2019 – with 2020 Vision, by Eric Bridges ACB Winds of Change for Conference Registration, by Janet Dickelman ACB Angel Memorial Tribute Program Elevate to a New Dimension! Apply to Become a 2020 ACB/JPMorgan Chase Leadership Fellow, by Kenneth Semien Sr. What Type of Leader Are You?, by Linda Bollé Trench Tales: Leader of the Pack, by Devorah Greenspan Living Your Leadership Every Day, by Susan Lichtenfels The Only Moment You Really Have Is Now, by Ilana Breger How to Involve Students and Younger Members in Your Chapter/Affiliate, compiled by Ardis Bazyn Affiliate News Passings Here and There, edited by Cynthia Hawkins High Tech Swap Shop ACB Officers ACB Board of Directors ACB Board of Publications Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forums
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ACB Braille Forum for January, 2020

Table of Contents President’s Message: New Year’s Resolutions, by Dan Spoone 2020 Tours in Schaumburg, by Janet Dickelman Lights, Camera, Action! Apply to Become a 2020 Recipient of the DKM First-Timers Award, by Kenneth Semien Sr. Call for Nominees for 2020 ACB Awards, by Deb Trevino and Debbie Rozear The BOP Seeks to Award Excellence, by Deb Cook Lewis SMART, SMARTER, or SMARTEST: What Kind of Goals Would You Like to Achieve?, by Linda Bolle Limitless Learning, by Sue Lichtenfels It’s Funny How Jokes, Humor Work, by Larry P. Johnson Summary of ACB Board of Directors Conference Calls, by Deb Cook Lewis MMS Wants You, by Jean Mann Affiliate News Involving At-Large Members, compiled by Ardis Bazyn Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski High Tech Swap Shop ACB Officers ACB Board of Directors ACB Board of Publications Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forums
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ACB E-Forum for December, 2019

Table of Contents President’s Message: Traveling Across the Pond, by Dan Spoone Puzzle Pieces Coming Together for 2020 Convention in Schaumburg, by Janet Dickelman It’s a Mini Mall Holiday, by Carla Ruschival Vision Around the World, by Sandra Sermons Blindness: A Global Perspective, by Allen Casey Canada: Consumerism in an Agency-Dominated Land, by John Rae The Situation of the Blind and Visually Impaired in Germany – An Overview, by Peter Brasse Traveling to Ireland – The Trip of a Lifetime, by Judy Presley Audio Description: An International Phenomenon, by Joel Snyder Why Go to See Live Theatre If You Are Blind?, by Maribel Steel We Have Come So Far, But …, by Paul Edwards Affiliate News Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski High Tech Swap Shop ACB Officers ACB Board of Directors ACB Board of Publications Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forums
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ACB Braille Forum for November, 2019

Table of Contents President's Message: You Can Make a Difference!, by Dan Spoone Tour Lake Michigan with a Dinner Cruise, by Janet Dickelman It’s Holiday Auction Time!, by Carla Ruschival It’s Holiday Time at the Mini Mall, by Carla Ruschival American Council of the Blind Announces Audio Description Awards Are You Looking for a Great Job and Career?, by Sylvia Stinson-Perez Despite Evidence, Our Beliefs Endure, by Larry P. Johnson Five More Minutes, by Nancy Scott Gratitude, by Doug Powell The Journey, by Ann Byington Grateful to Be on the Road Again, by Sharon Strzalkowski Air Dancing, by Ann Chiappetta Affiliate News Passings Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski High Tech Swap Shop ACB Officers, ACB Board of Directors, ACB Board of Publications Accessing Your ACB Braille and E-Forum
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