'Where's My Braille Forum?'

Have you been missing your "ACB Braille Forum"?  The summer issues were published electronically. Below are the tables of contents from the June, July and August issues.  These issues of the Forum are available on www.acb.org/. You can also find them on the NFB Newsline for at least a month after the issue has gone out.  If you would like a hard copy (large print or braille) of an article, contact Sharon Lovering at the ACB national office, 1-800-424-8666, or via e-mail, slovering@acb.org.
 
If you aren't an e-mail subscriber, but would like to be, go to www.acb.org/mailman/listinfo/brailleforum-L. Type in your e-mail address and name in the boxes where it asks for them.
 
For your information, the October issue will be electronic; November (the convention review issue), hard copy; and December, electronic.

June 2013

President's Message: Will There Ever Be A Unified Organized Blind Movement?, by Mitch Pomerantz
 
Looking for a Few Good Advocates, by Melanie Brunson
 
Countdown to Convention, by Janet Dickelman
 
The Candidates' Page Is Back!
 
The Universe Can Be Yours at the Exploration Party Auction
 
Nearing the Finish Line: Show Your Support for the 5th Annual ACB Walk!, by Rebecca Bridges
 
Extra, Extra! Convention Newspaper Now Seeking Volunteers
 
Affiliate News
 
Committee News
 
Passings
 
Summary of the Midyear Board Meeting, by Paul Edwards
 
No Easy Answers for Long-Term Care, by Ron Pollack
 
Will We Ever Gain Access to Game Consoles?, by Anthony James
 
Apathy or Advocacy: Which Shall We Choose?, by Larry P. Johnson
 
Letter to the Editor
 
A Dream Come True: 'Roots, Reflections, and Role Models,' by Sila Miller
 
Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski
 
High Tech Swap Shop
 
Pears, by John Lee Clark

July 2013

President's Message: A Turn of the Page, by Mitch Pomerantz
 
ACB Information Access Committee Chair Testifies before Senate HELP Committee, by Melanie Brunson, with Eric Bridges and Brian Charlson
 
2013 Conference and Convention: Discovering How to Stay in Touch, by Janet Dickelman
 
World News and Information Now Available on ACB Radio, by Marlaina Lieberg
 
Remembering Janiece, by Peter Altschul
 
Readers' Memories of Janiece Petersen Kent
 
In Memory of Patricia La France Wolf, A True Friend, by Teddie-Joy Remhild
 
Readers' Memories of Pat Wolf
 
Update from GDUI on Guide Dog Schools
 
Can Medicare Save Money for Beneficiaries & Taxpayers Alike?, by Ron Pollack
 
How to Encourage Newly Blind Individuals That It's OK to be Blind, compiled by Ardis Bazyn
 
Repeated Interaction Is the Best Way to Understand Disabled, by Larry P. Johnson
 
It's What You Do with What You Got, by Carl Jarvis
 
Paddling for a Cure, by Sharon Lovering
 
The If/Then Promise, by Marilyn Brandt Smith
 
Affiliate News
 
Letter to the Editor
 
Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski
 
High Tech Swap Shop

August 2013

ACB Announces Election of Its First Woman President
 
Changes to Come in the ACB National Office, by Melanie Brunson
 
A Fond Farewell to Columbus, by Janet Dickelman
 
American Council of the Blind Announces Audio Description Awards, by Joel Snyder
 
The PR Committee's Affiliate Brochure Contest … And the Results!, by Sharon Lovering, Gaylen Floy, and Sara Conrad
 
Weight Watchers Announces Accessibility Initiative for Blind and Visually Impaired Members
 
Landmark Decision A Victory for All Blind Canadians, by Donna J. Jodhan
 
Different Views: Don't Let Blindness Rob You, by Ernest Jones
 
Beyond Basic Medicare: Understanding Medicare Supplemental Coverage, by Ron Pollack
 
If It's Not Broke, Why Fix It? The State of Our Guide Dog Training in the U.S., by Dan Kysor
 
In Memoriam: Leroy Johnson, Oct. 6, 1936-June 14, 2013
 
Affiliate News
 
Letter to the Editor
 
Here and There, edited by Sharon Strzalkowski
 
High Tech Swap Shop