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Class of 2016 Honored at Capstone

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The following members of ICO’s Class of 2016 were honored with scholarships and awards at the annual Capstone Program on Wednesday, May 18. Congratulations to all!

Suzanna Acosta
ICO Scholarship for Underrepresented Populations

Elisabeth Erin Anderson
Ocular Instruments Award of Excellence

Brittany Nita Boettcher
American Academy of Optometry Travel Grant

Luis R. Calderon Ramirez
ICO Scholarship for Underrepresented Populations

Kylie Michelle Castans
GP Contact Lens Clinical Excellence Award

Harshpreet Singh Chawla
American Academy of Optometry Travel Grant
Wildermuth Foundation Scholarship

Danielle Renee Cooper
Eschenbach Low Vision Student Award

Nicole Lynne Crampton
Beta Sigma Kappa Medal
Certificate of Commendation- Highest ICO Score on NBEO Part 1
Presidential Scholarship
Valedictory Award

Jessie O. Cuñas
ICO Scholarship for Underrepresented Populations

Sara Lynn Davies
Wildermuth Foundation Scholarship

Henna Eassa
American Academy of Optometry Travel Grant

Matthew Kelley Fierro
ICO Scholarship for Underrepresented Populations

Scott G. Gabreski
United States Army Health Professions Scholarship

Erica Lynn Gagnon
ICO Alumni Association Scholarship
Student Association Scholarship

Bianca Guardiola
ICO Scholarship for Underrepresented Populations
Dr. & Mrs. Rudolph H. Ehrenberg Research Award

Sharonda Bradley Gyimah
ICO Scholarship for Underrepresented Populations

Amanda Hake
Enhanced Vision Student Award

Angela Kay Hanneman
Trustees Scholarship

Fatima Titilope Ibrahim
ICO Scholarship for Underrepresented Populations

Joelle Mai Jaros
Michigan Foundation for Vision Awareness Scholarship

Ammar Jawdi
American Academy of Optometry Travel Grant
Phillip E. Wells Trust Award

Victoria Kordon
Trustees Scholarship

William Kusek
Trustees Scholarship

Stephanie Lynn LaLiberte
2016 Award of Excellence in Contact Lens Patient Care
Dr. George L. Demetros Memorial Scholarship

Flora Lam
Metro Optics Contact Lens Scholarship

Matthew Levernosh
Marchon Eyewear Practice Management Award

Chelsea Elizabeth Locy-Fowler
Good-Lite Pediatric Equipment Award (CPS)

Rachel Marie Lundberg
American Academy of Optometry Travel Grant

Jesus Gabriel Martinez
HOYA North American Travel Grant and Scholarship
ICO Scholarship for Underrepresented Populations

Lara Ann Match
Tsang Family Scholarship

Paul Vincent McHenry
Trustees Scholarship

Caitlyn Joanna McHugh
COVD Award for Excellence in Vision Therapy
Dr. Henry J. Luckhardt Memorial Award
Illinois Optometric Education Scholarship

Mallory J. McLaughlin
Richard Tennant Memorial Scholarship
Essilor Private Practice Student Travel Fellowship
William Feinbloom Low Vision Award

Rachna Menon
Colleague of the Year

Richard Arthur Miller, Jr.
Cribb Leadership & Service Award
Faculty Scholarship
ICO Alumni Association Scholarship
Polly Flink Eastland Memorial Award

Iwona Miltko
Dr. Deannda Roder Memorial Scholarship

Julie Ann Minnix
Southwest Contact Lens Scholarship

Andrea Lynn Paradesi
Alcon 4th Year Student 2016 Case Report Award

Eva Patel
VSP/AOF Practice Excellence Scholarship

Jaymeni Patel
Lawrence P. Feigenbaum Clinical Optometry Memorial Award

Zory Petkov
Dr. Derrald Taylor Low Vision Residency Award

Steven Charles Quan
Dr. Lawrence G. Gray Memorial Scholarship
Trustees Scholarship

Christopher John Roghair
Trustees Scholarship

Brianne Rae Scanlon
VSP/AOF Practice Excellence Scholarship

Harminder Singh
American Academy of Optometry Travel Grant- Illinois Chapter

Stratton D Solomon
Natelle and Curt Brown Endowment

Olivia Danielle Steinberg
American Academy of Optometry Travel Grant- Illinois Chapter
Exceptional Tutor Award
Faculty Scholarship
Illinois Optometric Education Scholarship
Richard J. O’Brien II Memorial Award

Kelly Dawn Varney
Beta Sigma Kappa Medal
Good-Lite Pediatric Equipment Award
Trustees Scholarship
Valedictory Award

Natalie Wozny
Dr. George L. Demetros Memorial Scholarship
Elmer & Blanche Pieper Memorial Scholarship
Exceptional Tutor Award
Metro Optics Contact Lens Scholarship

Vivien Wing Man Yip
Optelec Excellence in Low Vision Award
Wildermuth Foundation Scholarship


Thank you to our generous Capstone 2016 sponsors and exhibitors:

Bronze Level Sponsors
Alcon
National Vision, Inc.

Exhibitor/Table Sponsors
All About Eyes
Allergan
American Academy of Optometry
American Optometric Association
CooperVision
Eye Doctor’s Optical Outlets -Florida
ICO Alumni Association
Illinois Optometric Association
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.
Luxottica
North Star Resource Group
Rosin Eyecare
US Vision
Vision Precision Holdings
Visionworks of America, Inc.
Walmart/Sam’s Club Health and Wellness