ICO’s Harris takes Essilor OSB honors!

Taylor Harris, a student from the Illinois College of Optometry, propelled his team to victory at the 26th annual Essilor Optometry Student Bowl (OSB)  by answering the winning question concerning the correct contact lens power to order for an infant with an aphakic eye. In addition to bragging rights, the Illinois College of Optometry took

HOYA Photo Contest Earns iPads for 3 AOSA Members

Three AOSA members who are handy with a camera will be getting iPads, courtesy of HOYA, in the Sixth Annual HOYA/AOSA Photo Contest, which included a qualifying round of voting on social media. The finalists are voted selected by Facebook “likes” and the top 10 vote-getters were on display at Optometry’s Meeting. In the first

HOYA travel grants could be ticket to Optometry’s Meeting®

HOYA Vision Care North America is offering current Third and Fourth-Year Optometry Students a chance to win a $500 Grant and an all-expense paid trip to Optometry’s Meeting® in Seattle, WA. The grant winners will also receive an opportunity to win a $5,000 scholarship. Create a Case Study ePoster (Powerpoint, Prezi, etc…) using a HOYA product

First $10,000 AOSA/Salus Public Health Scholarship awarded to UIWRSO student

Susan Ly, a student at the University of the Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry, class of 2016, has been awarded a $10,000 American Optometric Student Association scholarship toward her completion of the Master’s in Public Health degree at Salus University. Susan is the first to receive one of five such scholarships. Applicants go through

Congratulations to Arkansas’ Scholarship Winners

Arkansas Optometric Association announces Scholarship Winners The Arkansas Optometric Association (ArOA) has announced Valerie Brown as the recipient of the 2014 Dr. Milton Webb Optometric Leadership and Service Scholarship.  Valerie Brown-Arnold is from Crossett, AR and received her B.S. in Biology from Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia, AR.  While at Southern Arkansas University, she was