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Twenty-eight students compete in 18th annual Oklahoma Braille Challenge

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Hosted by the Oklahoma School for the Blind (OSB), the 19th annual Oklahoma Regional Braille Challenge recently tested the Braille speed and accuracy of 28 contestants at the NewView Oklahoma Center for Low Vision and Blindness in Oklahoma City. Braille literacy is an essential part […]

NewView OWL Camp set for July 19 – 22 at Lake Tenkiller

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The NewView Tulsa OWL (Oklahomans Without Limits) Camp, Oklahoma’s free summer camp for teens 15 – 18 who are blind or visually impaired, is scheduled for July 19 – 22.  The camp will be held at the Owl’s Nest at Lake Tenkiller (19724 W. […]

Globe Life donates Lake Tenkiller facility to NewView OK to host OWL Camps

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – NewView Oklahoma has announced the recent acquisition of a Lake Tenkiller property that will host future OWL Camps through a generous gift from Globe Life. On Monday, Jan. 28, NewView Oklahoma and Globe Life hosted a key transfer ceremony at the donated Tenkiller lodge located at 19810 W. […]

NewView Oklahoma hosts summer Owl Camp for blind and visually impaired children

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – NewView Oklahoma will host its annual free summer OWL (Oklahomans Without Limits) Camp for campers ages 8 to 14 years old who are blind or visually impaired. The camp will take place July 15-21 at YMCA Camp Classen in the Arbuckle Mountains near Davis, in […]

NewView Oklahoma hosts Keys to Work Transition Institute and upcoming groundbreaking event

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Teens who are blind and vision impaired are participating in NewView Oklahoma’s Keys to Work Transition Institute for one week in Oklahoma City. Students participating in the program will learn independent living and job-readiness skills while interacting with leaders from the Oklahoma City community. The […]

NewView Oklahoma to host acclaimed artist John Bramblitt in May

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK. – In partnership with the Delta Gamma Alumnae Chapter of Oklahoma City, NewView Oklahoma will host Haptic: Creating Art by Touch on Friday, May 4 from 7 – 10 p.m. Haptic will feature acclaimed artist and author, John Bramblitt.

Sponsored by the Kirkpatrick Foundation, Haptic will take place […]

NewView Oklahoma to host acclaimed artist John Bramblitt in May

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK. – In partnership with the Delta Gamma Alumnae Chapter of Oklahoma City, NewView Oklahoma will host Haptic: Creating Art by Touch on Friday, May 4 from 7 – 10 p.m. Haptic will feature acclaimed artist and author John Bramblitt. Sponsored by the Kirkpatrick Foundation, Haptic will […]

NewView Oklahoma earns 2015 Employment Growth Award, offers free luncheon

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter NewView Oklahoma was recently honored by National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, with the 2015 Employment Growth Award. The award recognizes NewView Oklahoma’s efforts to increase employment retention, growth and upward mobility for people who are blind. NewView is […]

NewView Oklahoma’s Older Blind Vision Rehabilitation services honored as Program of the Year

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter Oklahoma’s Department of Human Services Aging Services has recognized NewView Oklahoma’s Older Blind Vision Rehabilitation Program as its Program of the Year. The award was presented at the 2015 annual Achievement in Aging Awards luncheon held at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Norman in May. Founded in 1949, NewView […]

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