Posts by Mallory Scrimger

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In the Making at ICO

When I first chose Illinois College of optometry I pictured my future with my nose in the books and an extreme amount of debt. Studying to…

ICO Students at NOA Convention at Palmer House in Chicago, IL, National Optometric Association

NOSA in the Neighborhood

This weekend, I had the pleasure of attending the National Optometric Association Convention in our very own Chicago! Being the first convention I have attended as…

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Purgatory

Living in the fast-paced city of Chicago always makes each day fun and exciting. Living in the fast-paced city of Chicago as a student at ICO…

Calendar open to May 2016, days 1 and 2 crossed off

In the Blink of An Eye

I thought this day would never come. With the end of first year near, it’s always interesting to look back at where you started. This year…

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Practice Makes Perfect

It’s the word that still makes your heart skip a beat and your hands slightly tremble. The one that makes the palm of your hands sweat,…