Student News

Awards UMSL Student Wins First Place in InfantSEE Contest Each year, students at the College of Optometry have the opportunity to apply for many outside scholarships and grants.  Often the application process requires a lot of time and creativity. Peter Jacques (’19) entered the 2018 Vision West, Inc. Scholarship for InfantSEE and was selected as … Continue reading Student News

Alumni News

The College of Optometry was saddened by the passing of Patrick Pasierb (’99).  Pat graduated with honors from the College of Optometry and then worked at Plaze, Inc. in St. Clair, MO.  He also was employed by Eyecare Washington and Erker’s Kirkwood.  He is survived by his wife Sarah and their three children.

Newborn News

Dr. Cinnamon Langford Bobbitt (‘05) and her husband are the proud parents of Norah Lee, born December 27th. Dr. Dustin Wiles (‘12) and his wife Steph’Annie welcomed Isaac William Douglas into the world on December 14th. Drs. Brad Engelbarts (‘14) and Rachel Bierman Engelbarts (‘14) are the proud parents of twins: Berend and Lyndle, born … Continue reading Newborn News

Showcasing Optometry to Prospective Students

For many years – beginning with Dr. Barbara Brown (’88) – the College of Optometry has provided comprehensive one-day programs on a regular basis to educate anyone considering optometry as a profession or committed to pursuing the profession and desiring to learn more about both optometry and UMSL.  In recent years the Optometry Showcase has … Continue reading Showcasing Optometry to Prospective Students