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In 2022 we decided to discontinue our quarterly newsletters. You can now find the latest up-to-date articles and updates on the OWA Connects Blog. To see links to all of the newsletters listed below, you can either login as a member or join OWA now.

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  • September (Members Only)
    • September 2021 Newsletter
    • OWA Connection Series: The White House Doctor
    • The OWA's Annual Online Auction Is Now Live
    • Next Generation Leaders: Schools of Optometry Initiative
    • The Future of Refraction Technology with Essilor Instruments — Sponsor Spotlight
    • OWA 2021 Leadership Scholarship Nominations — Coming in October
    • Seeing Our Way Through the Staffing Challenge — What We've Learned
  • June (Members Only)
    • June 2021 Newsletter
    • How OWA Members are Focusing on Health & Wellness in June
    • Your New Favorite T-shirt is Here!
    • Did You Feel the Pandemic Pressures? Share Your Feedback!
    • Sponsor Spotlight: Zyloware Announces Promotions of Gilda Mehraban and Jackie Janiec
    • Survival Tips for Work Life Balance and Motherhood
    • Recap: OWA Reads with Author Corinne McCormack
  • March (Members Only)
    • March 2021 Newsletter
    • OWA Honors International Women's Day Through Connection
    • Honoring the 2021 Pleiades Award Honoree — Gai Gherardi
    • Honoring the 2021 OWA Pyxis Award Honoree — Deborah Myres
    • Congratulations to the 2020 OWA Leadership Scholarship Winners
    • Building Your Network During a Pandemic
    • Join the OWA's Quarterly Advisory Group Meetings


  • December (Members Only)
    • December 2020 Newsletter
    • The OWA's Advisory Groups Offer Deeper Connections
    • End 2020 with an Individual Investment in OWA Members
    • The Art of Hello™ — YOUR Professional Branding
    • A Day in the Life of a Highly Productive Woman in Optical: Mollie Tavel
    • A Day in the Life of a Highly Productive Woman in Optical: Laura Dorris
    • Goal Setting Success for 2021
    • Food for Thought: Jamaican Oxtails with Alysia Gradney
  • September (Members Only)
    • September 2020 Newsletter
    • Join the OWA Virtual ELEVATE Event This Week!
    • Check Out the OWA's Annual Online Auction on September 20
    • Truly Inspiring: The OWA Award Honorees Q+A Session
    • Connecting the OWA One Sip at a Time!
    • The OWA's Delicious New Video Series
    • Explore the 2020 OWA Committees
  • May (Members Only)
    • May 2020 Newsletter
    • The Quarantine Chronicles: OWA BODs Share Survival Tips
    • Altruism: The OWA Awardees Announce Charities of Choice
    • Pure Inspiration: Who is the OWA's 1000th Member?
    • OWA Critical Resources, Now.


  • December (Members Only)
    • December 2019 Newsletter
    • OWA Leadership Scholarship Awards
    • Business Acumen . . . in the Optometric Field
    • OWA Digital Ambassador Spotlight: Autianna Wilson
    • OWA Spotlight: 5 Questions With a Leader
    • Creating an OWA Community with Regional Events
    • What's Your #DoMore?
    • Got a Minute?
    • Casting Call for Podcast Host!
  • September (Members Only)
    (Member Spotlight, OWA Events, OWA News, Sponsor Spotlight)
    • September 2019 Newsletter
    • OWA Connection Series Inspires Leadership
    • OWA Networking + Raffle Event!
    • OWA Regional Events Are a Hit!
    • Digital Ambassador Spotlight
    • OWA Spotlight: 5 Qs With a Leader
    • Harness the Power of One
  • May (Members Only)
    (Member Spotlight, OWA Events, OWA News, Sponsor Spotlight)
    • President's Letter
    • A CEO's Perspective on Leadership, Relationships and Values
    • OWA Sets Records at Vision Expo East!
    • What's Your #DoMore?
    • OWA Top Social Posts from Vision Expo East
    • OWA Digital Ambassador Spotlight: Dr. Jennifer Lyerly
    • The OWA Spotlight: 5 Questions With a Leader
  • February (Members Only)
    (Member Spotlight, OWA Events, OWA News)
    • February 2019 Newsletter
    • Happy New Year, OWA and Optical Professionals!
    • 12 Ways to Get Motivated + Find Professional Development
    • Regional Events Central: The OWA In Pictures
    • Do You Follow the OWA on Social Media?
    • What's Your #DOMORE?