Trent Ferguson, FSDB Class of 2018

On September 17, 2018, Trent Ferguson talked about his experiences at the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) during a radio interview with Mike Rafferty, host of “SUNNY Across Central Florida” on 105.9 Sunny FM in Orlando. Ferguson graduated from FSDB in 2017. Listen to the Mike Rafferty-Trent …  


Why I Love My Cane and What It Means to Me


I have limited side or peripheral vision, a condition that is also known as “tunnel vision”, where I am not able to see what’s on my sides or what’s coming from up or down, such a step off or a dangerous snake on the floor. This is where the white …  



The 104th Commencement Ceremony for the Classes of 2018 was held on May 18, 2018, just after the Senior Awards Ceremony, at the Claude R. Kirk, Jr. Auditorium on the FSDB campus. FSDB Board of Trustees Chair Christopher D. Wagner and FSDB President Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett gave welcoming remarks …  


Marissa Droleski and Milliken Bartlett receive the St. Augustine Sunrise Rotary Club Award at the 2018 FSDB Senior Awards.

The FSDB 2018 Senior Awards Ceremony was held on May 18, 2018, at the Claude R. Kirk, Jr. Auditorium on the FSDB campus, just before the 104th Commencement Ceremony. FSDB President Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett gave welcoming remarks and congratulated graduates on their achievements. An impressive roster of awards and …  


DEAFinite Action


It’s ironic that Connell Crooms, one of the city’s best-known activists, is less known for the activism with which he most identifies. While he’s known for taking on police violence, labor injustice and the larger community’s willful ignorance of the struggles of minority neighborhoods, it’s his deafness that he calls …