Last Look

145th Anniversary

This year marks the Illinois College of Optometry’s 145th anniversary. Our institution prides itself on being the oldest optometry school in the United States….

A Summer Trip to China

Drs. Stephanie and Leonard Messner (right) pose in Shanghai’s Yu Gardens during a summer trip to China. Their tour included Euclid Systems (an orthokeratology…

Dive Into the Eye Ball

A Shedd Aquarium diver in ICO gear takes a break from feeding fish and swimming with stingrays to wave to our camera. She entertained…

Dan McGehee

Dan McGehee, OD ’88, takes a break from cycling to enjoy the view near his Arizona home and practice. McGehee’s story will be the…

Know Somebody

Kitsune the Shiba Inu puppy is the star of our latest video, “ICO Prepared: Know Somebody.” His adventure through campus leads him literally up…

A Chicago Sunset

A Chicago sunset, as seen from the Class of 2015’s Commencement boat cruise. This was the final photo submitted to Instagram by Chris Bugajski,…

Cloud Gate

It was only dedicated in 2006, but considering its popularity, it seems like Cloud Gate–affectionately known as “The Bean”–has been around forever. Artist Anish…

Chicago Board of Trade

The entrance of the Chicago Board of Trade reflects the Art Deco style in vogue at the time of the edifice’s construction in 1930….

Urbs in Horto

The five-acre Lurie Garden in Millennium Park pays homage to Chicago’s motto, “Urbs in Horto” (City in a Garden). More than 30 varieties of…