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RE: Arizona State University Technology Proposal

RESOLUTION 2005-04
RE: Arizona State University Technology Proposal

WHEREAS, the Arizona State University Center for Cognitive Ubiquitous Computing (CUBC) hopes to develop a specialized online navigation system so that blind Arizona college students can access online coursework more easily; and

WHEREAS, this project is based upon the erroneous conclusion that blind students cannot access standard course Web sites; and

WHEREAS, blind students with proper training in the use of screen access technology can access most course Web sites without difficulty; and

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RE: Arizona State University ICARE Project

RESOLUTION 2005-03

RE: Arizona State University ICARE Project

WHEREAS, the Arizona State University's Center for Cognitive Ubiquitous Computing (CUBC) is developing a series of assistive technologies for blind students, titled Information Technology Centric Assistive Rehabilitative Environments (ICARE); and

WHEREAS, one of these projects is to develop a specialized pair of eyeglasses which will both read printed material and recognize faces; and

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RE: Permanent Funding for Newsline

RESOLUTION 2005-02
RE: Permanent Funding for Newsline

WHEREAS, NFB Newsline® provides direct access by blind persons to over 150 newspapers and magazines from throughout the nation; and,

WHEREAS, many blind persons take advantage of this dial-in newspaper service to gain information needed for work and school; and,

WHEREAS, Blind persons use NFB Newsline Registered to gain information about community events and activities so they may participate knowledgably with their sighted neighbors; and

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RE: State Match of Federal RSA Funds

RESOLUTION 2005-01
RE: State Match of Federal RSA Funds

WHEREAS, blind persons have the capacity to become independent, contributing members of the community if given proper training and opportunity; and

WHEREAS, Congress established the federal/state Vocational Rehabilitation Program in 1943 to assist blind and other persons with disabilities to become self-sufficient, employed members of society; and

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2010 NFBA Convention Agenda

National Federation of the Blind
Of Arizona

64th Annual Convention

Bob Kresmer, President
9014 East Bellevue Street
Tucson, Arizona 85715-5652
520-733-5894
Email: krezguy@cox.net
(888) 899-6322

September 10, 11, & 12, 2010

Sheraton Crescent Hotel
2620 W. Dunlap
Phoenix AZ 85021
(602) 371-2802

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2010 NFBA State Convention

National Federation of the Blind of Arizona
2010 State Convention

The 2010 State Convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Arizona was held in Phoenix, Arizona at the Sheraton Crescent Hotel from September 10th through the 12th. Kevan Worley was our National Representative.
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    2014 NFBA State Convention

    National Federation of the Blind of Arizona
    2014 State Convention

    The 2014 State Convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Arizona was held in Tucson, Arizona at the Sheraton Airport Hotel from September 12th through the 14th. Scott LaBarre was our National Representative.
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    2013 NFBA Convention Agenda

    National Federation of the Blind
    Of Arizona

    67th Annual Convention

    Bob Kresmer, President
    9014 East Bellevue Street
    Tucson, Arizona 85715-5652
    520-733-5894
    Email: krezguy@cox.net
    Toll – free (888) 899-6322
    www.az.nfb.org

    September 13, 14, & 15, 2013

    Radisson Suites Hotel
    6555 E. Speedway
    Tucson AZ 85710

    (520) 230-1100

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    2013 NFBA State Convention

    National Federation of the Blind of Arizona
    2013 State Convention

    The 2013 State Convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Arizona was held in Tucson, Arizona at the Radisson Suites Hotel from September 13th through the 15th. Director of Affiliate Development Joanne Wilson was our National Representative.
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    2012 NFBA Convention Agenda

    National Federation of the Blind
    Of Arizona

    66th Annual Convention

    Bob Kresmer, President
    9014 East Bellevue Street
    Tucson, Arizona 85715-5652
    520-733-5894
    Email: krezguy@cox.net
    (888) 899-6322

    September 7, 8, & 9, 2012

    Sheraton Crescent Hotel
    2620 W. Dunlap
    Phoenix AZ 85021
    (602) 371-2712

    OFFICERS:

    President, Bob Kresmer
    1st Vice-president, Allison Hilliker
    2nd Vice-president, Debi Black
    Secretary, Marcus Schmidt
    Treasurer, Donna Silba

    East Valley Chapter President, Mark Feliz
    (480) 560-0641
    Mafeliz0641@gmail.com

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