SUNY Plays Large Role at American Optometric Association’s Congressional Advocacy Conference
A large contingent of SUNY College of Optometry students and alumni met with lawmakers in Washington, DC last April as part of the American Optometric Association's 2014 Congressional Advocacy Conference.
SUNY Spirit Shines at VisionWalk 2014
Over 170 students, faculty and staff participated in VisionWalk 2014, raising thousands of dollars for the Foundation Fighting Blindness and winning the “Overall Spirit Award” in the process.
Eye Ball 2014
Students, faculty and staff recently celebrated their accomplishments and successes at the annual, student-organized Eye Ball.
SUNY Optometry Student Honored by Chancellor
Kevin Willeford received the Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence during a ceremony with SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher in Albany.
Career Symposium Enlightens and Inspires
Two dozen experts from across a broad spectrum of the optometric community and beyond took part in a variety of fast-paced, interactive panel discussions on such issues as employability, technology, interprofessional practice at the 3rd Annual Career Symposium.
SUNY Residents Put Their Best Foot Forward
SUNY Optometry's residents present on a variety of topics during their annual Residents' Day at the College, providing a variety of COPE-approved continuing education credit for optometrists throughout the community.
OCNY Closes in on Campaign Goal, Honors Executive and Humanitarian at Eleventh Annual Gala
The Optometric Center of New York's glittering 11th Annual "Eyes on New York" gala helps the foundation near its fundraising campaign goal.
SUNY Optometry Community Highlights Critical Health Issue
The College highlighted the importance of heart health awareness, handing out more than 400 red ribbons and information designed to educate and enlighten the community about this critical health issue. Watch this video to find out more.
Students Can Now Choose from a Wider Range of Courses
SUNY Optometry has recently expanded the elective course offerings in its Doctor of Optometry program to provide students with an even broader range of learning opportunities. Dr. David Troilo, vice president and dean for academic affairs at the College provides more details.
SUNY Optometry Honors MLK by Providing Vision Care to Community
As part of a state-wide Martin Luther King, Jr Day-initiative by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and the State University of New York, SUNY Optometry provided a free vision screening in the East Harlem community of New York City.