Midwestern U’s Chicago College of Optometry starts classes with 66 students

Midwestern University – Chicago College of Optometry became the 25th school of optometry as it welcomed the inaugural class of 66 optometry students to its Downers Grove, Il, campus. “We are very excited to welcome the class of 2021 as the inaugural class of the Chicago College of Optometry,” said Joshua C. Baker, M.S., O.D.,

Info Night encourages active membership in AOSA

For more than 160 students at ICO, Info Night was a great opportunity to learn about the benefits of membership, importance of advocacy and opportunities for leadership. Sponsored by Alcon and Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, the Info Nights program is available at almost all schools and colleges of optometry, presented by AOSA for first-year

Welcome to the Class of 2019!

More than 7,000 optometry students at 23 schools and colleges of Optometry are starting their academic years. The American Optometric Student Association is proud to welcome them and to know that 95 percent are joining the affiliate of the American Optometric Association that has been student-run and student-only for almost 50 years.  To learn about

A Students’-Eye View of the University of Montreal Optometry Program

Of course everyone knows an Étudiante au Doctorat en optométrie à l’Université de Montréal must speak French, and the optometry school in Montreal is one of two Canadian schools of optometry (the other in Waterloo).  But what else do you know about this unique North American school.  Let AOSA Trustee Mylène Danielle Desjardins and AOSA Trustee-elect Éric Lortie-Milner