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Two Students Educate Others about Optometry

Two Students Attend Fair to Educate Others about Optometry

Two third year students attended a local health fair at a local mosque on January 25, 2015.  Deli Shirazian and Daniel Purvis, both members of the Class of 2016 participated in the health fair to educated those in attendance about eye care and optometry. 


Among them were about 30 other health care professionals from all backgrounds, including internal medicine, pediatrics, dentistry, rheumatology and others. 

Daniel and Deli were on hand to answer questions about optometry from those attending the fair.



UMSL Optometry February 2015 Student Spotlight

Every month the Office of Student Services with the College of Optometry seeks nomination from the faculty, staff, and students of the college in an effort to recognize one student who exemplifies our student body.  


The Student Spotlight for February 2015 is:
  Taylor Dahms (Class of 2018)


Taylor received several nominations from students and faculty and staff for this month's recognition and the comments shared about Taylor are indicative of the impact our students have on fellow students and the college as a whole. 



Here are the comments from those who nominated Taylor: