2024 Mid-Atlantic Student Seminar

Will the real Mid-Atlantic blind students please stand up? 


Nah, just kidding. We want all blind students to please stand up. It’s time. 


The Maryland Association of Blind Students in conjunction with the national Association of blind students brings you the 2024 Mid-Atlantic Student Seminar. 


Theme: “Who Am I?, Who Are You?, Who Are We?” 


Dates: August 16, 2024, 5:00 p.m. - August 18, 2024, 12:00 p.m. 


Location: National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute, 200 E Wells Street, Baltimore, MD 21230 


Lodging: Jernigan Institute 


Nearest Airport: Baltimore Washington International (BWI) 


Calling all high school and college students! Get ready for an unforgettable weekend in the historic city of Baltimore, where the spirit of Maryland’s famous blue crabs meets the vibrant energy of the National Federation of the Blind. As blind students, we encounter unique daily realities that often go unrecognized or misunderstood. This seminar is your chance to explore these challenges and triumphs through engaging and interactive activities, thought-provoking conversations, and riveting presentations. Join us to: 
• Challenge your perceptions 
• Network with blind peers and mentors 
• Discover new ways to live the life you want 


Whether you’re just starting your educational journey or are well on your way, this seminar is designed to empower and inspire. Expect a weekend packed with opportunities. 


Registration Link Coming Soon 


A deposit of $100 is required. 
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Get ready for an exciting weekend of growth, learning, and fun in Baltimore, a city rich in history and culture. We can’t wait to see you there!