Spring 2015

A Discussion Among Deans

On Feb. 17, ICO’s vice president and dean for academic affairs Stephanie Messner, OD, FAAO led a phone conversation with ICO alumni Andrew Buzzelli,…

Cultural Conversations

It’s a winter day at the Illinois Eye Institute, and third-year student Vivien Yip has a jam-packed schedule, filled with classes, clinic and multiple…

King-Devick Test

This January, the Mayo Clinic licensed the King-Devick Test, developed by 1976 alumni Alan King and Steven Devick while attending ICO. Measuring saccadic performance as it relates to reading ability, the test is used to detect concussions…

Anthony Barone

For the first edition of this new feature, ICO’s very own “Godfather” allowed staff photographer Brian Holloway to follow him around on January 23,…

Julie Berg Ryan, OD ’75, MSEd

College Football: I’m a fan. I’m a person who can watch anybody play, but I do make an effort to watch the Big Ten because I’m from Iowa. I try to watch the University of Iowa every…

Trending Spring 2015

Instagram, February 10: The #AOA is at the IEI today, filming a piece for Save Your Vision Month (March!). We can’t wait to see the…

In Memoriam Spring 2015

1943 Marvin Bines, NICO, Milwaukee, June 28. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was commissioned as a second lieutenant….