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
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
Relive the 24th Varilux Optometry Student Bowl with these photos by a classmate of winner Nicole Rist, Ryan Chia of PCO!
Thanks to all who entered the HOYA Annual Photo Contest, With 40 entries and nearly 3,000 online votes cast, it was a great year for student photography. Congratulations to our 2015 Winner, Denise Tran of PCO for her action shot!! She gets a iPad Air 2 16GB Wifi courtesy of HOYA!
In a night packed with drama, high-stakes knowledge, laughter and loudness, Nicole Rist of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University triumphed. She takes the crystal trophy and $1,000 for beating out 22 competitors as well as classmates in the qualification round. The Varilux Optometry Student Bowl, now in its 24th year as part
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
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
Over a two-day period, exactly 16,124 optometry students and others viewed the awesome photos of the Varilux Optometry Student Bowl on www.theaosa.org. We were so pleased with the attention, we asked you to guess what the number would be. On either the website or Facebook, 126 of you took a guess. The winner of