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Interested in learning more about our mission, our research efforts, or our organization in general? Our stories serve to inspire, educate and engage. Explore featured articles and press releases that celebrate Envision’s many successes and achievements. For media inquiries, please contact Heather Hogan, senior vice president of Foundation and Mission Services, at, or at 316-440-1517.

July 21, 2021

World Series of Beep Baseball Set to Begin in Wichita
Beep baseball is a challenging, physically-demanding and enjoyable competitive sport for athletes who are blind or visually impaired. Whether in the batter's box or in the field, athletes use a combination of strength, skill and auditory senses to focus on the beeping ball and buzzing bases.

July 13, 2021

Envision Sets Agenda For 2021 Virtual Conference East
Envision Sets Agenda For 2021 Virtual Conference- Livestreamed Multi-Disciplinary Event Will Share Latest Insights and Approaches to Improve the Quality of Life of Those Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

July 07, 2021

Michael Monteferrante featured in one-on-one with Victor Hogstrom
Envision President and CEO Michael Monteferrante sat down with Victor Hogstrom for a 30 minute PBS one-on-one interview

July 02, 2021

Celebrating Dr. Jing Xu and Her Advancements with Driving Assistance Technologies for BVI
Dr. Xu has studied how individuals with visual impairments interact with various driver assistance technologies. She is using the findings to adapt and develop new smart technology for vehicles that are designed with the visually-impaired driver in mind.

July 02, 2021

Karyn Page Named Vice President of Innovation at Envision
Envision has named Karyn Page as Vice President of Innovation.

July 02, 2021

Envision Awarded with 2021 Innovation Award from WBJ
The Wichita Business Journal has awarded the Envision Workforce Innovation Center with the 2021 Innovation Award.

June 15, 2021

Envision Partners with the City of Wichita to Impact Transportation Experiences
Envision and the City of Wichita renewed a partnership that continues to help make public transportation accessible and provides assistance to blind or visually impaired individuals with necessary paperwork.

May 12, 2021

ERI Presents at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Researchers from the Envision Research Institute had their works highlighted at the 2021 meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO).

May 10, 2021

Dr. Raveendran published in high-impact journal
Dr. Raveendran’s work has gained international visibility and recognition over the last three years through multiple publications in academic journals, invited lectures, and scientific conference presentations.

May 07, 2021

Envision Vision Rehabilitation Center Maintains the Highest Clinical Standards
Envision Vision Rehabilitation Center continues to maintain the highest clinical standards by obtaining re-accreditation.

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