April, 2015

Third-Year NECO Students Take Part in Business Plan Competition image

Third-Year NECO Students Take Part in Business Plan Competition

Five teams vie for a $1500 cash prize from Essilor of America Read More …

NECO Celebrates 13th Annual Public Health Day Poster Presentation image

NECO Celebrates 13th Annual Public Health Day Poster Presentation

First year students present posters for Vision Health Care class and MS/OD, ASIP, and AODP students present posters on their research Read More …

Visionaries Day 2015 Celebrates Student Accomplishment image

Visionaries Day 2015 Celebrates Student Accomplishment

13th Annual Visionaries Day includes public health poster presentation, business plan competition, and a keynote address by Commissioner Janet LaBreck 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 Residency Roster Announced for 2015-2016 image

NECO Residency Roster Announced for 2015-2016

28 NECO graduates to begin residency program on July 1, 2015 Read More …

2015 Scholarship Ceremony Honors NECO Scholars image

2015 Scholarship Ceremony Honors NECO Scholars

Students are recognized for their excellence, leadership, and service Read More …

Adriana Ferreira and Sarah Miller Chosen for New Pediatric Concentration Program

First year students choose to augment their studies with focus on pediatric optometry Read More …

Dr. Barry Kran Receives the 2015 Allen Crocker, MD, Health Services Award image

Dr. Barry Kran Receives the 2015 Allen Crocker, MD, Health Services Award

NECO Professor Receives Award with Collaborator Dr. Jean E. Ramsey at State House Celebration Read More …

Dr. Nicole Quinn and Dr. Stacy Lyons Publish Article in Optometric Education

NECO professors write about the Impact of Optometric Residency Training on Future Career Paths Read More …

Student Videographers Interview NECO Professor for NESN Contest image

Student Videographers Interview NECO Professor for NESN Contest

Vote now to support this documentary created by Emerson College students about a college athlete with Leber’s Disease 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 …

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 …