Posts tagged ‘Illinois College of Optometry’

Beauty in the Eye of the Beholder

Recently, I had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Marsha Benshir, a leader in neuro-optometric rehabilitation and development. She told me something I will never forget: “Vision is…

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…

The Value of Vision

Millennium Park offers many beautiful sights, great photo back drops, and exciting events. One special piece of Millennium Park is its centerpiece, the Jay Pritzker Pavilion.…

Chicago Fire Rec Soccer

Intramural sports is something I have always been involved in. I did something every season during undergrad, and that was still the case when I started at…