This week on Eyes On Success: Preparing for Life and Work


This week’s episode is:

1919 Preparing for Life and Work (May 8, 2019) 
Show Notes
Derek Riemer works at Google as a software engineer. He also has contributed to the development of the free NVDA screen reader and is coordinating this year’s NVDACon conference. Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Derek about his experiences growing up and being educated as a blind youth as well as the hurdles he had to overcome in school, work and play.


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