Here We Go…

I can’t believe we’re already halfway through August – sometimes things go by so fast, I wonder if I’ve been in optometry school for two years already. With the Fall … Continue reading →

A Furball Taught Me a Little Bit About Empathy This Week

I had a small lesson in patient empathy this summer. A week or so after my summer session at NECO had come to an end, I decided to make the … Continue reading →

Let The Good Times Roll

Well, summer session 1 has come to an end for me and I am now free to enjoy the next two months of total freedom. Last week, my friend, Kim, … Continue reading →

Summa Timeeee

Congratulations OD2014, we’re officially third years! Sit back, relax, have a drink, and enjoy the summer – we’ve earned it. This summer is the first time we are not all … Continue reading →

Time Flies

Another year has passed and though it has been a long one, I can’t help but think to myself where all the time has gone. It feels as though just … Continue reading →


Well, spring is here and Boston is in full bloom – crab apple trees, rose-laden vines, cherry blossoms. We have the flora covered. The beauty brings a tear to my … Continue reading →


A week after returning to school from Spring Break, the majority of us seem to be slowly getting back into the swing of things… in other words, we’re waiting for … Continue reading →

Love What You Do and Do What You Love

NECO students, I have come to realize, are an incredibly talented crowd. While we all come here for a common goal – to become top-notch eye care professionals – we … Continue reading →

Brew of the Week:

What do coffee, soda, and energy drinks all have in common? Caffeine! What else? None of these beverages used to be part of my diet before optometry school, and I’ve … Continue reading →