Fourth-year optometry student Elizabeth Newman with a phoropter, used to determine corrective lens prescriptions, in one of the IU School of Optometry’s eye clinics.

© 2006 Chris Meyer

Vol. 2, No. 2: Fall/Winter 2006

Contents

From the Dean of the Faculties

Collaboration strengthens the ties between our public university and our public.

The Verdict on Invasive Species

Hilltop Garden and Nature Center brings lessons on invasive plants to area schools.

A Mentor and Caregiver

The director of rural optometry clinics enables interns to learn by doing.

Making Medicine Simple and Concise

No matter whom hes treating, Jeff Perotti tries to keep things direct.
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Gaining Trust

A law professor teaches legal clinic interns the value of giving back to the community.

Crusader for Justice

A career in law once seemed as foreign to Earl Singleton as Indiana is to his native New York City.
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Talking around Words

Speech–language clinic students and their clients discover new ways to communicate.

Domestic Silence

Speech–language students intern at a Bloomington domestic violence shelter.
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A Different Kind of Nursing

Students learn holistic care and client advocacy in a rural Brown County clinic.

Learning to Empathize

An IU nursing graduate turned ER nurse puts clinic lessons into practice.
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