Laura Bridgman and Julia Brace
Before Helen Keller, the world knew about deaf education through the lives of Laura Bridgman and Julia Brace. From About's Deafness/Hard of Hearing Guide Jamie Berke.
Heather Whitestone McCallum
McCallum's year as Miss America was a "first" for the deaf and for the disabled, but was marred by controversy. Jamie Berke, About's Deafness/Hard of Hearing Guide, has the full story.