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February 21, 2024

An Evolving Vision: SUNY College of Optometry 2024 State of the College Address

February 21, 2024- New York, NY:  – SUNY College of Optometry held its 2024 State of the College Address, presented by President Dr. David A. Heath.  The annual event was the final Address by Dr. Heath after announcing his retirement this past fall.  The event coincided with the release of the 2023 Annual Report, recapping […]

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February 20, 2024

SUNY College of Optometry PhD candidate Carol Lin, OD/MS awarded NIH Grant

Class of ’20 alumna earns highly competitive K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Career Development Investigator Award February 21, 2024- New York, NY:– SUNY College of Optometry proudly announces that Dr. Carol Lin, ’20, R’22, has been awarded a four-year K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Career Development Investigator Award, from the National Institute of Health (NIH). Dr. Lin’s […]

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February 15, 2024

AVALANCHE ORCHESTRA CELEBRATES 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF GEORGE GERSHWIN’S RHAPSODY IN BLUE AT SUNY COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY

  WEDNESDAY, February 14, 2024- New York, NY:  The 100th Anniversary of George Gershwin’s iconic Rhapsody in Blue was celebrated by Avalanche Orchestra at SUNY College of Optometry.  The College’s 42nd Street Campus once housed Aeolian Hall, the concert venue where Gershwin debuted Rhapsody in Blue on February 12, 1924.  The 22-piece international orchestra was […]

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January 25, 2024

SUNY College of Optometry Alumnus Wins National Residency Award

Class of ’21 alumnus takes top honor with 2023 AAO Hopkins Comprehensive Eye Care Residency Award New York, NY – The State University of New York (SUNY) College of Optometry proudly announces that Dr. Stephen Dellostritto, ’21, R’23 is the recipient of the 2023 AAO Hopkins Comprehensive Eye Care Residency award. This top honor was […]

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January 12, 2024

GOVERNOR HOCHUL ANNOUNCES IMPACT OF $10 MILLION ANNUAL INVESTMENT TO INCREASE SUPPORT FOR SUNY STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

Funding Allocated to SUNY’s State-Operated Campuses Through This Year’s Historic $163 Million Operating Increase Fact Sheet Outlining Campus Initiatives Available Here GOVERNOR KATHY HOCHUL For Immediate Release: 1/11/2024 Governor Kathy Hochul today announced how State University of New York campuses are investing nearly $10 million in annual State funding to support students identifying with disabilities. […]

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December 19, 2023

TALENT ANNOUNCED FOR EXCLUSIVE GERSHWIN CONCERT EVENT: KALEIDOSCOPE OF SOUND

Broadway Performer, Mary Callanan and Avalanche Orchestra to perform on the site of the famed Aeolian Hall WEDNESDAY, December 19, 2023 – New York, NY: SUNY College of Optometry Foundation is thrilled to announce the lead performers for Kaleidoscope of Sound: A Tribute to George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue. The Avalanche Orchestra, led by Artistic […]

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