February, 2015

NECO Hosts Light InSight Lecture Series image

NECO Hosts Light InSight Lecture Series

Speaker Series begins March 24, 2015 to honor the International Year of Light

Alexander Martin Creates Phrasebook For Clinicians with Spanish-Speaking Patients image

Alexander Martin Creates Phrasebook For Clinicians with Spanish-Speaking Patients

Alexander Martin, Class of 2017, combines his passion for the Spanish language and optometry.

January, 2015

Class of 2017 Student Blair Germain to Perform at Boston’s Symphony Hall image

Class of 2017 Student Blair Germain to Perform at Boston’s Symphony Hall

Second year student will play first chair oboe in “Onstage at Symphony” Community Concert

ASIP and AODP Class of 2016 White Coat Ceremony image

ASIP and AODP Class of 2016 White Coat Ceremony

Inaugural white coat ceremony for NECO’s Advanced Standing International Program and Advanced Optometric Degree Program

The Essilor Vision Foundation and NECO team up to provide free vision screenings, eye exams and glas image

The Essilor Vision Foundation and NECO team up to provide free vision screenings, eye exams and glas

Essilor Vision Foundation’s Kids Vision for Life program aims to provide free eyeglasses to students in need

Student Laura Chan Wins 2015 Bernard Maitenaz Scholarship from Optometry Cares image

Student Laura Chan Wins 2015 Bernard Maitenaz Scholarship from Optometry Cares

Student creates video detailing The Impact of Vision and wins scholarship FROM AOA sponsored by Essilor

December, 2014

NECO/NEE Participate in Christmas in the City Event for Families in Local Area Shelters image

NECO/NEE Participate in Christmas in the City Event for Families in Local Area Shelters

Dr. Gary Chu and President Clifford Scott volunteer with vision screenings at holiday party

Low Vision Community Takes Note of NECO Student Research image

Low Vision Community Takes Note of NECO Student Research

Student Research included in the Review of Optometry and Vision Aware

National Expert Panel on Vision and Eye Health Makes Recommendations for Preschool-Aged Children image

National Expert Panel on Vision and Eye Health Makes Recommendations for Preschool-Aged Children

NECO Professors Bruce Moore and Stacy Lyons share their expertise as part of the National Expert Panel for the National Center for Children’s Vision and Eye Health

OD/PhD Student Stephanie Adams wins Lurie Center for Autism Award image

OD/PhD Student Stephanie Adams wins Lurie Center for Autism Award

Student works with NECO professor Barry Kran, OD, Celia Hinrichs, OD ‘79, and Susan Conners, MD to make adaptations for patients with autism

NECO/NEE Faculty, Staff, Residents, Students, and Alumni  Present at Academy 2014 image

NECO/NEE Faculty, Staff, Residents, Students, and Alumni Present at Academy 2014

Representatives from New England College of Optometry/New England Eye present research, posters, and lectures at the AAO’s Annual Meeting

NECO Professor Earns First Diplomate Status for Optometric Education Section image

NECO Professor Earns First Diplomate Status for Optometric Education Section

Aurora Denial becomes the first optometrist to earn Diplomate Status for the Optometric Education Section at the AAO Annual Meeting in Denver

NECO Researcher awarded NIH Grant image

NECO Researcher awarded NIH Grant

Professor Rucker’s research on cone sensitivity in myopia has received a five-year NEI/NIH R01 grant award

NECO Students Interviewed about their Research for Medscape News

Four NECO students and their advisor share the findings of their research on low vision services

November, 2014

AOA Trustee Liaison Dr. Barbara Horn Visits NECO image

AOA Trustee Liaison Dr. Barbara Horn Visits NECO

Dr. Horn tours NECO, visits two clinical sites and discusses the AOA with students and faculty

NECO Students Share Research at Academy 2014 image

NECO Students Share Research at Academy 2014

Student researchers receive opportunity to present their research to the optometric field

Bruce Moore and Paulette Tattersall featured in the Boston Globe article on City Connects image

Bruce Moore and Paulette Tattersall featured in the Boston Globe article on City Connects

New England Eye On-Sight Program helps connect students with needed optometric services

NECO and NEE Support our Clinical Partners image

NECO and NEE Support our Clinical Partners

New England Eye supports community health centers by representing at several November events

Dr. Donald Korb Presents Lecture on Incorrect Diagnosis for Dry Eye image

Dr. Donald Korb Presents Lecture on Incorrect Diagnosis for Dry Eye

New knowledge, technology, diagnostic methods and treatments have led to more accurate diagnosis of MGD and treatment of dry eye

NECO says goodbye to longtime mayor Tom Menino image

NECO says goodbye to longtime mayor Tom Menino

Faculty, staff, and students pay their respects as the procession passes by the College