Posts tagged ‘ico’

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…

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…

What is OEP?

OEP, or Optometry Extension Program, is an internationally-recognized optometry group that works to enhance the visual process and clinical care. One of the biggest aspects of…

Rising from Non-Optometry Roots

For some students, optometry is in their blood. Their parents, grandparents, aunts or uncles are optometrists, and they are following in their footsteps. For others, becoming…

ICO Student Traditions

I have a tradition with my roommates. It started at the end of our first year, and carried over to second year. At the end of each…

Which is Better, Year 1 or 2?

Optometry school is quite the rollercoaster. At ICO, first year is the biggest hurdle. After that, anything seems possible. Students always want to know the next…