Welcome to The Student Slate, the official blog for the National Association of Blind Students!
Enter your email address below to subscribe to us and receive each post in your inbox!
Shane Wegner is a third year law student who attends school in Minneapolis, MN. Shane currently serves as a board member for NABS and also as the chair of the NABS Diversity and Inclusion Committee. In the diversity and inclusion space, we often refer to the term privilege. It can apply to many things: race,… Continue reading On Privilege and Allyship by Shane Wegner →
Awaited Answers: An Introduction to Adaptive Sports and Accessible Athletics by Matthew Duffell-Hoffman and Francesco Magisano
From the editor: Sometimes participating in sports can be intimidating and even isolating. This month, we hear from Matthew Duffell-Hoffman, a student at South Carolina University who actively participates in martial arts, and Francesco Magisano, who serves as both the Director of TriAchilles and a competitor for team USA. Each of these blind athletes reminds… Continue reading Awaited Answers: An Introduction to Adaptive Sports and Accessible Athletics by Matthew Duffell-Hoffman and Francesco Magisano →
From the Editor: Santiago Hernandez, Elizabeth Rouse, Justin Young, and Cricket Bidleman are all successful students, juggling responsibilities both in and out of the classroom. We all know that is important to manage time wisely, but how, exactly, can this be done? Keep reading for tips offered by these productive students on how to manage… Continue reading Tips to Master Time by Santiago Hernandez, Elizabeth Rouse, Justin Young, and Cricket Bidleman →
From the Editor: The National Association of Blind Students is comprised of a multitude of engaged members that share many leadership traits. Another similarity many of our members have is that they are NFB scholarship finalists. The 52 affiliates of the National Federation of the Blind all provide scholarship opportunities for blind students that exhibit… Continue reading Celebrating our NFB Scholarship Finalists by Logan Stenzel and Victor Marques →
Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.