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ICO Commencement 2015

Brian Doyle, OD ’15, was first in the procession line. “I just noticed that my heart started beating really quickly,” he said as the…

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…

Doin’ It For Themselves

Ryan Lang, OD ’12, says that upon graduation from ICO, “all of us, when we leave, want to do our thing.” Yet the “vast…

Going Greek

It’s 9:30 on a Friday morning, and about 30 third graders from Tonti Elementary School, in Chicago’s Gage Park neighborhood, have just arrived to…

Flying the Nest

Want to know a little secret? Graduation is the most fun you’ll ever have, and post-graduation is the most confused you’ll ever be. Where…

Homecoming 2014

Members of the 50-year reunion class, including Drs. Robert Schmidt and Darrell Schlange, were recognized during the class reunion dinner. Lifetime Service Award recipient…