MAGAZINE OF THE ILLINOIS COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY AND ILLINOIS EYE INSTITUTE
THE RIPPLE EFFECT OF LIVING YOUR VALUES
Almost fifty years ago, a young couple left their native country of India to provide greater opportunities for equality, education, and advancement for the children they did not yet have. They created a ripple.
COUNTRY DOC, CITY DOC: CHOOSING A PATH, PUTTING DOWN ROOTS, AND PLANNING THE FUTURE
Spending four years in Chicago can have very different effects on ICO alumni. Some ODs find that they thrive in the energy of a big city. Others feel the pull toward a quieter, smaller town. Life after ICO may mean starting a business, a family… and inevitably, student loan repayment.
While Mardi Gras is technically in late winter, when ICO alumni gather, any day can be a celebration! Strike up the band, find your shiniest beads to wear, and enjoy several pages recapping Homecoming at ICO.