Posts by Galit Blumenthal

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CAP is Where it’s at!

In my previous post, I talked about my favorite place at ICO- the Eyepod, where we get to practice new skills. What makes all of this…

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See you at the Eyepod

The Eyepod at ICO is my favorite place! It is where we get to practice every day for many hours. At the Eyepod, we apply what…

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It’s the Little Things that Matter

While an optometry student at ICO, you learn to appreciate the little things that may otherwise be taken for granted. For example: Your bed! We are all familiar with all-nighters.…

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Help Me(usic) Help You!

As the school year is fast approaching, and in light of all the horrific things happening in the world right now, sometimes there is the need…