March, 2015

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 …

Dr. Nicole Ross Travels to Capitol Hill image

Dr. Nicole Ross Travels to Capitol Hill

Dr. Ross Participates in ARVO/NAEVR Joint Advocacy Day Read More …

February, 2015

Dr. Jack Richman Named NECO’s 2015 Behavioral Scholar-in-Residence image

Dr. Jack Richman Named NECO’s 2015 Behavioral Scholar-in-Residence

Dr. Richman will lead discussions, seminar, and symposium on behavioral optometry from March 25 - March 29, 2015 Read More …

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 Read More …

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. 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 …

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 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 …

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

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 …

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 …

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 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 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 Read More …

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 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 …

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 …