Blog With Us - Planes, Trains, and Canes
Empowerment Through Integration
I turned my love for public transportation into an opportunity to travel the world.
How a blind scientist’s mission to get lost in London shone a light on TfL red tape - and the kindness of Tube travellers
Documentary maker has urged transport bosses to be inspired by other world cities to give passengers with sight loss greater choice to navigate the Underground more independently.
The Tactile Traveler Episode 6 Explores Charles Bonnet Syndrome, Social Distancing Tips and More
The Tactile Traveler, a podcast hosted by Nick Isenberg on kdnk Community Radio explores the Charles Bonnets Syndrome and features the story of Planes Trains and Canes by Jason Strother.
Latest in Media
Vision Australia Radio features Mona Minkara and the Planes Trains and Canes mini-series on their Talking Vision Broadcast.
Planes, Trains, Canes – and Me.
Blind New World shares the #MyBlindStory of Mona Minkara titled “Planes, Trains, Canes – and Me.”
Reid My Mind Radio
Reid My Mind Radio, a podcast hosted by Thomas Reid features Planes Trains and Canes on their latest episode.
South China Morning Post
South China Morning Post publishes an article on Planes Trains and Canes and the adventures of Mona Minkara.
Spirit of Holman Prize 2020
The LightHouse for the Blind of San Francisco features Mona Minkara on the “Spirit of Holman Prize 2020” video.
Call to apply for the Holman Prize 2020
The LightHouse for the Blind of San Francisco features Mona Minkara on the “Call to apply for the Holman Prize 2020” video.
Applications for the Holman Prize 2020 are now open!
The 2020 Holman Prize calls for new applicants and talks about the 2019 winners.
Three Different Carroll Center Alumni Selected As Finalists For 2019 Holman Prize
The Carroll center feature three of their alumnus who qualified as finalists for the Holman Prize 2019.
Planes, Trains and Canes
Blind Abilities Podcast features Mona Minkara and her project Planes Trains and Canes.
Dr. Mona Minkara, Holman Prizewinner 2019
Lighthouse for the Blind San Francisco and The Holman Prize announces Mona Minkara and her project Planes Trains and Canes as one of the 2019 winners.
Meet the 2019 Candidates
The LightHouse for the Blind of San Francisco and the Holman Prize announces the 2019 candidates.
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