We have had a lot of questions and interest from people who would like to learn more about letting their opinion be heard by their local, state, and national representatives. Many times, websites that give information on issues, votes, phone numbers and email or snail mail addresses have proven inaccessible or challenging to interact with. […]
You are invited to join our “Letter Writing Party” on July 13, 2016 from 3:30 – 5:30 in our MAST conference room. The Department of Justice is looking for public input in regards to proposed web accessibility guidelines for public entities. You can find out more here: (Title II SANPRM call for public input) We […]
Nik will be demonstrating technology and answering questions about alternative techniques to vision at Miramonte Pointe in Clackamas, Oregon. This is open to the public with priority given to senior residents and other seniors. When: July 15th, 2016, at 1:00pm Where: 11520 SE Sunnyside Road, Clackamas, OR 97015
Nik is the keynote speaker at the University of Washington’s Professional Development Conference on Assistive Technology and Usability and Accessibity Testing (long enough name!). Nik will speak about the importance of accessible design. When: July 29th, 2016, Time: TBA Where: University of Washington Vancouver Campus Library, 14204 Salmon Creek Ave., Vancouver, WA 98686
Nik will be at the Vancouver Office of the Washington Department of Services for the Blind on May 24th, 2016. He will be demonstrating several different Braille Displays and Computers and will answer questions about them and how they can be used in the workplace. This event is not open to the public, but there […]
We will be at the Health and Wellness Fair hosted by Terwilliger Plaza Retirement Community. This event is directed towards the residents there, but is also open to the public. Many different health and wellness related vendors will be available to demonstrate their products and services. Health screenings are available, as well as a goodie […]
MAST will be offering a 5 session course on using Mac with Voiceover. Learn the basics to using a Mac operating system (iMac, Macbook, Macbook Air included) and the shortcuts of voiceover in this in depth course. We will spread out the information over 5 weeks in two hour sessions. We are limiting this series […]
If you find yourself at the 31st Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference, you might be able to happen upon Nik, who will be attending and will also be hanging out with our friends at Humanware. Stop by the Humanware booth to see their great products for people with vision loss and say […]
We have had more requests for the Camera Workshop than we had spaces for, so we will be offering it again in April! If you missed it before, here’s your chance to get your scan on! We invite you to our workshop about using cameras as tools when you are visually impaired. Many people might […]
Want to learn how technology can help you access information while you travel? BlindSquare is one of the most popular apps that can give you real-time information about directions, street names, businesses around you, which way you are facing, and other information that makes traveling while blind much easier and even more fun! We will […]
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