Tag Archives: ALS

Steve Gleason’s Space for Humanity Video Application

Text to SpeechIf I understand the application correctly, the applicant video(s) with the most likes advances to the interview process. With your help I’d like to be that applicant. I’m setting a goal of 5000 likes by this Friday. Can … Continue reading

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Simon Fitzmaurice, Director with ALS

http://www.ispeech.org When Simon Fitzmaurice was diagnosed with ALS, a disease that made him unable to speak or move his body, doctors said he had four years left to live. That was eight years ago. He has since gone on to … Continue reading

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SC Featured: A Father’s Legacy | Boston College Captain Pete Frates

http://www.ispeech.org One of SC Featured’s most popular segments of 2014 was “Pete’s Challenge,” which told the story of former Boston College captain Pete Frates, the inspiration for the Ice Bucket Challenge phenomenon that raised awareness — and millions — for … Continue reading

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The Theory of Everything Stephen Hawking

http://www.ispeech.org The Theory of Everything is the story of the most brilliant and celebrated physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, and Jane Wilde the arts student he fell in love with whilst studying at Cambridge in the 1960s.Little was expected … Continue reading

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