Summer 2017

Matters of Tradition

At ICO, tradition matters. On May 20, 2017, we celebrated the 174th Commencement. This important ceremony has been set in the University of Chicago’s Rockefeller Chapel for 40 years. Most parts of Commencement stay the same- the choir, the bagpipes, the ice sculpture across the street. Only occasionally does something change…

Summer 2017 Editor’s Note

I was writing goodbye letters to a few members of the Class of 2017, and started getting teary-eyed. This year marked my third Commencement…

Thomas Rene, OD ’98

No obstacle can keep a good doctor down. When Thomas Rene, OD ’98, experienced a serious car accident, he says he was “gone for…