Monthly Archives: December 2015

Carrying on the Family Legacy

The University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry has undergone some major changes within the last few years. When the first class graduated in 1984, there were only 32 students, and that number has been steadily growing ever since. In … Continue reading

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Optometrists Around the World: A Look Through Their Eyes

To write this article, I thought I would get information from the people that know best: real-life optometrists from around the world. Join me on my journey with them; our first stop is Jena, Germany! GERMANY Hendrik Walther: “Craftsmanship & … Continue reading

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Protect Your Peepers!

During my first semester of optometry school, I eagerly volunteered to be a contact lens patient for a fourth-year student. I happily went in for my first free fitting (I should have known something was amiss right then) only to … Continue reading

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Optometry’s Meeting 2015

The beautiful city of Seattle was home for the 2015 Optometry’s Meeting. The week was full of continuing education programs, networking opportunities, social events and entertainment, and even an attempt to break a Guinness World Record. Optometrists and students from … Continue reading

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