Posts tagged ‘Illinois College of Optometry’

ICO 3rd year students in front of Second Sense, a vision rehabilitation clinic, Illinois College of Optometry

Discovering Second Sense

Recently, a few members of ICO’s Low Vision Rehabilitation Club took a trip up to the Loop for a tour of Second Sense. Second Sense is an…

ICO Blogger poses with her mother at the White Coat Ceremony at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago

Earning the Color White

“There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called Yesterday and the other is called Tomorrow. Today is the…

ICO Blogger with boyfriend, using SnapChat filter, glasses filter

Watching Cataract Surgery

As optometrists, we see plenty of cataracts. It is common to see patients with all types of cataracts, and we have to administer tests to determine…

seasons, ICO, Chicago skyline

What A Difference a Year Makes

The notion of linear time may be nothing more than our minds’ way of categorizing information into a chronicle.* Theories suggest that “everything that has occurred, is…

Lake Michigan, horizon

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…