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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 Shamain Bachman, Sr. Director of Marketing and Education, at, or at 316-440-1551.

November 18, 2019

Dr. Ying-Zi Xiong Is Named Latest Fellow For Postdoctoral Research At Gigi & Carl Allen Envision Research Institute
Dr. Ying-Zi Xiong’s two-year research project will explore new ways to help individuals challenged by dual sensory loss.

November 12, 2019

Envision Announces Dates, Calls For Submissions For 2020 Conferences
UT Health San Antonio Department of Occupational Therapy and The Ohio State University College of Optometry to Host Premier Events Focused on Low Vision

October 28, 2019

Cowboys Legend Ed ‘Too Tall’ Jones, Larry Kimbler To Co-Host Inaugural Golf Fore Vision Tournament Supporting Envision Dallas Lighthouse For The Blind
Sponsorships, Team Registration Open for November 11 Event That Benefits Programs and Services that Promote Independence, Employment Opportunities for People With Vision Loss

October 14, 2019

Envision Dallas Lighthouse For The Blind To House American Foundation For The Blind Center On Vision Loss, Esther’s Place
Collaboration will expand access to critical low-vision rehabilitation programs, services for people who are blind or visually impaired in 11 North Texas counties

September 16, 2019

Envision Programs Participant Andrew Mcleod Receives $10k Scholarship From High Touch Technologies To Attend Wichita State University
Scholarship is presented to a WSU student with vision loss who plans to major in computer information systems, computer science, information technology or a related technology field.

September 06, 2019

Ulrich ‘Solving for X’ exhibition embraces accessibility for Blind, Visually- and Mobility-Impaired
The exhibition, “Solving for X=Accessibility: GuideBeacon,” is one of three new shows that the Ulrich will unveil at its Fall Exhibition Opening Party,

August 26, 2019

Accessible Products Hotline Launches To Offer Advice On Products That Make Life Easier For People Who Are Blind Or Visually Impaired
Groundbreaking Service Offered by William L. Hudson BVI Workforce Innovation Center Funded By Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Foundation Grant

August 07, 2019

World Series of Beep Baseball Headed to Wichita in 2021
Visit Wichita collaborates with Envision to score international series for athletes who are blind or visually impaired.

June 24, 2019

Envision Research Institute names Jing Xu, Ph.D. as newest research fellow
Industrial Engineering Expert From Harvard Will Investigate Ways In Which Motorists Can Safely Continue Driving After Vision Loss

June 11, 2019

Envision advises men to address vision loss, take action
Agency Dedicated to Serving People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired Advocates for Low Vision Rehabilitation as Path to Increased Quality of Life

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