November, 2014

NECO says goodbye to longtime mayor Tom Menino image

NECO says goodbye to longtime mayor Tom Menino

Faculty, staff, and students pay their respects as the procession passes by the College 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 …

Dr. Andrew McLeod interviewed about Halloween contact lenses image

Dr. Andrew McLeod interviewed about Halloween contact lenses

Counterfeit contact lenses are causing long-term eye problems for people who wear them for Halloween. 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 …

Professor Nancy Coletta to speak at Optical Society Meeting image

Professor Nancy Coletta to speak at Optical Society Meeting

Dr. Coletta to discuss Wavefront Aberrations of the Eye During the Development of Refractive Error 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 …

On-Sight Mobile Vision Clinic Turns Four! image

On-Sight Mobile Vision Clinic Turns Four!

New England Eye On-Sight mobile vision clinic launched on World Sight Day in 2010 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 image

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 …

Beth Harper Spotlighted by the American Optometric Association image

Beth Harper Spotlighted by the American Optometric Association

Latest issue of AOA’s Eyes on the Future spotlights the work of faculty member Beth Harper, O.D. Read More …

July, 2014

Dr. Fuensanta Vera-Diaz and Dr. Catherine Johnson have been awarded a 2014 Educational Starter Grant image

Dr. Fuensanta Vera-Diaz and Dr. Catherine Johnson have been awarded a 2014 Educational Starter Grant

NECO Faculty members Dr. Fuensanta Vera-Diaz and Dr. Catherine Johnson have been awarded a 2014 Educational Starter Grant Read More …

Congressman Joe Kennedy visited New England Eye On-Sight Mobile Vision image

Congressman Joe Kennedy visited New England Eye On-Sight Mobile Vision

On Monday July 7th, Congressman Joe Kennedy visited New England Eye On-Sight Mobile Vision clinic at Citizens for Citizens Head Start in Fall River. Read More …

April, 2014

NECO Pediatric Resident Dr. Kara Gerger Awarded Residency Award image

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 …

NECO Welcomes Dr. Jason Singh of OneSight image

NECO Welcomes Dr. Jason Singh of OneSight

“NECO Welcomes Dr. Jason Singh of OneSight” Read More …