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Working with the MDs

This fall, I was at my contact lens externship site: Kresge Eye Institute in Detroit, MI (connected to Wayne State). While there, I fit and evaluated…

Illinois College of Optometry Security Van. Provides rides to students who live nearby, especially in late hours after studying.

ICO Security Van

After a long day at school, one of the last things I want to do is worry about how I’m going to get back to my…

ICO blogger and ICO beau pose in front of CANADA 150 Sign

NBEO vs. OEBC

NBEO¬†exams are the national optometric board certifications required in the United States. OEBC is the Canadian equivalent. Some optometry students only take American boards, and others…

Kayaking Through Chicago

I had a pretty cool opportunity last month. I went kayaking for the first time with some of my fellow classmates, and what better place to…