December, 2015

New England Eye Participates in Holiday Celebration for Homeless Families image

New England Eye Participates in Holiday Celebration for Homeless Families

While the weather outside may have been windy and cold, the atmosphere inside the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center this past Sunday was festive and warm. There was a buzz in the air as 4,500… Read More …

#GivingTuesday 2015 image

#GivingTuesday 2015

Today is #GivingTuesday. All over the country, people are finding ways to support their communities and give back. How would you like to contribute? Read More …

November, 2015

Dr. Lu Fan, MS/OD ’02, promoted to president of Wenzhou Medical University image

Dr. Lu Fan, MS/OD ’02, promoted to president of Wenzhou Medical University

Dr. Lu Fan, MS/OD ’02, was recently appointed president of Wenzhou Medical University (WMU), a major medical university in China. Before her promotion on October 23, 2015, she served as the Vice president… Read More …

October, 2015

Dr. Alan L. Lewis Presents Findings for EZ-ID Pilot Study at Academy 2015 image

Dr. Alan L. Lewis Presents Findings for EZ-ID Pilot Study at Academy 2015

Former and Current NECO Presidents Dr. Lewis and President Scott partner to study effectiveness of license plate design utilizing symbols Read More …

September, 2015

NECO Provides Eye Screenings to Boston Public School Children image

NECO Provides Eye Screenings to Boston Public School Children

NECO attends two Countdown To Kindergarten events to provide eye screenings Read More …

NECO Participates in Representative Sánchez’s Back To School Jam image

NECO Participates in Representative Sánchez’s Back To School Jam

NECO faculty and student provide eye screenings at community event sponsored by Representative Jeffrey Sánchez Read More …

July, 2015

New England Eye to Provide Services to Full Service Community School in Lowell image

New England Eye to Provide Services to Full Service Community School in Lowell

Lowell receives federal grant to create full service community school transformation and asks NEE to provide eye services Read More …

New England Eye Receives Grant from Boston Center for Blind Children

Funds to Support NEE’s Individuals with Disabilities Service (IDS) Read More …

June, 2015

Jacqueline Su-Yuo, Class of 2016, Honored for 2014-15 Schweitzer Fellowship image

Jacqueline Su-Yuo, Class of 2016, Honored for 2014-15 Schweitzer Fellowship

NECO student uses fellowship to promote visual health for 5-13 year olds at Boston Chinatown’s Red Oak After School Program Read More …

April, 2015

New England College of Optometry Partners with VSP to Provide Eye Exams and Eye Glasses image

New England College of Optometry Partners with VSP to Provide Eye Exams and Eye Glasses

NECO faculty and students work with a team from VSP to provide comprehensive eye exams and prescription glasses to four area elementary schools Read More …

NECO On Hand to Celebrate Unveiling of New Name at DotHouse Health image

NECO On Hand to Celebrate Unveiling of New Name at DotHouse Health

Dr. Douglas Hoffman, President Scott, and Board member Dr. Jim Hunt join DotHouse CEO Walter Ramos, Congressman Joseph Kennedy II, and State Senator Linda Dorcene Forry celebrate DotHouse Health Read More …

NECO Receives Community Partnership Award from MABVI image

NECO Receives Community Partnership Award from MABVI

Massachusetts Association of the Blind and Visually Impaired Honors New England College of Optometry Read More …

NECO Students Win National Awards

It is with great honor that New England College of Optometry announces that several students have won national scholarship and award winners for 2015. NECO students Molly Spatcher, Luke Cyr, and Laura… Read More …

New England College of Optometry to receive 2015 Community Partner Award from MABVI image

New England College of Optometry to receive 2015 Community Partner Award from MABVI

NECO selected for award to honor College’s commitment to MABVI’s mission Read More …

March, 2015

NECO Professor Co-directs Conference for Optometrists and Ophthalmologists image

NECO Professor Co-directs Conference for Optometrists and Ophthalmologists

Attendees increase skills to measure acuity of patients with intellectual and/or neurodevelopmental disabilities Read More …

NECO Receives $10,000 Grant to Provide Comprehensive Eye Exams to Lowell Youth image

NECO Receives $10,000 Grant to Provide Comprehensive Eye Exams to Lowell Youth

New England Eye’s Mobile Clinic, On-Sight, will travel to Lowell this July Read More …

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

November, 2014

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 Read More …