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Call for Nominations

Please nominate your colleagues and classmates for the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Awards and Early Professional Achievement Awards. The link and instructions to do so can be found: All nominations must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, 2017

Bad Habits: Eye Docs of Rock 30th Anniversary Concert

On Friday Oct. 6, the College of Optometry partnered with Bad Habits – the Eye Docs of Rock to provide a memorable concert as a part of Homecoming Weekend 2017. In addition to hosting alumni, students, and faculty, we welcomed guests of the band as they were celebrating their 30th anniversary of playing together. This…

September Alumni Focus on Dr. Kerry Giedd (OD/MS’00) and Dr. Brad Giedd (MS’00)

Drs. Kerry (OD/MS’00) and Brad (MS’00) Giedd are grateful for the relationships they built at The Ohio State University College of Optometry – most notably their marriage! Now practicing in Florida, these Buckeye alumni enjoy rewarding careers that combine patient care, research and consulting. Best of all, their optometric careers have allowed them to achieve…

August Alumni Focus on Beth Muckley (OD’97)

Dr. Beth Muckley (OD’97) traces her interest in eye health back to her childhood, as her brother had strabismus and she wore glasses. She notes that when she received her first pair of contact lenses in middle school, “it changed how I felt about my appearance and I knew I wanted to do the same for other…

Upcoming Events

Sep 07 5:00pm - 6:00pm

2018 Alumni Weekend: Continuing Education Lecture

Title: COPE-pending "Dry Eye Diagnostics & Treatment" Presenter: Dr. Anita Ticak (OD/MS'08) Cost: Complimentary Registration: Required (opens late spring/summer)

Sep 07 7:00pm - 11:59pm

2018 Alumni Weekend: Reception

Featuring Bad Habits: the Eye Docs of Rock Cost: TBD Registration: Required (opens late spring/summer)

Sep 08 12:00am - 11:59pm

2018 Alumni Weekend: Pre-Game Tailgate

Time: TBD (Three hours prior to kickoff vs. Rutgers) Cost: TBD Registration: Required (opens late spring/summer) *Football tickets will be available for purchase to sustaining…