Youth Slam...Shattering Misconceptions

In the summer of August 2007 I got the distinct honor of attending and participating as a mentor for the National Federation of the Blind's 2007 Youth Slam. A science camp for blind youth put on by the NFB and Johns Hopkins University.

It was the largest gathering of blind youth, being taught by blind mentors, anywhere in the country! I worked on a media team that helped put together the following video of our experience...

It was a real honor to be part of something so fabulous! You can also click here for more details on this year, 2009's Youth Slam:

When: July 26-August 1, 2009

Where: University of Maryland, College Park

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