January, 2015

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 Read More …

December, 2014

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

October, 2014

InfantSEE Dinner with Tom Sullivan a Success! image

InfantSEE Dinner with Tom Sullivan a Success!

Faculty, students, and alumni enjoy a night at the Colonnade with Dr. Glen Steele from InfantSee and entertainer Tom Sullivan Read More …

NECO Students Participate in Boston Vision Walk image

NECO Students Participate in Boston Vision Walk

Team “In Sync and Out of Sight” help raise awareness and funds for the Foundation Fighting Blindness Read More …

New England Eye receives $10,000 grant to provide pediatric vision screenings image

New England Eye receives $10,000 grant to provide pediatric vision screenings

Grant will support comprehensive eye and vision care for students at the John F. Kennedy School in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts Read More …

NECO Participates in World Sight Day Challenge 2014 image

NECO Participates in World Sight Day Challenge 2014

Help support eye exams and glasses distribution in developing countries Read More …

September, 2014

Laura Goldberg, OD ‘16, Receives Travel Grant to attend AOA meeting in Denver image

Laura Goldberg, OD ‘16, Receives Travel Grant to attend AOA meeting in Denver

Third year student chosen to receive the Elmer H. Eger Memorial Student Travel Fellowship Read More …

OD3 Class Participates in the STAPLE Contact Lens Workshop

Students learn more about the Soft Toric and Presbyopic Lens Education (STAPLE) program Read More …

Class of 2017 White Coat Ceremony Held at the Colonnade Hotel image

Class of 2017 White Coat Ceremony Held at the Colonnade Hotel

Why do second year NECO students receive white coats? President Scott explains the significance of the white coat and then poses for a photo with the class! Read More …

August, 2014

Stephanie Adams Honored for Board Scores, Part 1 image

Stephanie Adams Honored for Board Scores, Part 1

High Scoring Student Continues to Challenge Herself in OD/PhD Dual Degree Program Read More …

Helping Kindergarten Children Get Off to a Good Start image

Helping Kindergarten Children Get Off to a Good Start

Providing Vision Screenings at Countdown to Kindergarten Read More …

Dr. Irving Fradkin, OD ‘43 Visits NECO image

Dr. Irving Fradkin, OD ‘43 Visits NECO

Esteemed alumni encourages students to never turn down an opportunity as they never know where it will lead them. Read More …

NECO Students Participate in EyeCare Day at the Boston Children’s Museum image

NECO Students Participate in EyeCare Day at the Boston Children’s Museum

NECO Students teach children about eye care and vision. Read More …

April, 2014

NECO Pediatric Resident Dr. Kara Gerger Awarded Residency Award

Dr. Kara Gerger, a 2013 NECO graduate, is one of three recipients of the 2014 Terrance N. Ingraham Pediatric Optometry Residency Award, sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Vision Care. Read More …