Posts by Fatima Ibrahim

ICO Blogger graduates from the Illinois College of Optometry

Commencement 2016

For years, I have dreamed of the day when I would say farewell to my academic career and hello to my professional one. I dreamed of…

Eyeball at the Shedd Aquarium, fancy gala, Illinois College of Optometry, ball gowns, black tie, penguins, jelly fish

My Last Eyeball

Glitz, glamour and giant fish surrounded my colleagues and I at our last Eyeball together. This year, Eyeball was hosted at the Shedd Aquarium. The vast venue…

Texas

ICO in Texas

This past weekend, Alcon hosted 107 fourth year students from optometry schools nationwide for the Academy for Eye Care Excellence conference in Texas. Along with 10…

Greenery and Warmth

Without books to be studied and boards to prep for, I spend most of my newfound leisure time exploring my beloved city and delving deeper into its hidden…

ICO in Florida

Last April, I received an invitation to an all-expenses paid conference with the Vision Care Institute in Florida. Free airfare, hotel, and conference in the Sunshine State?…