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ASDA Get Fit Initiative

09.24.2014  |  No Comments ››

As dental students, we spend our days sitting. Whether we are hunched over a patient (let’s face it —ergonomics is not any dental student’s strong suit), or seated for hours of lecture, we ... Continue Reading »

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OU ASDA- Back to the Basics

08.24.2014  |  No Comments ››

Everyone has heard the saying “you’ve got big shoes to fill...” or some variation of this quote. And granted it is a cheesy and overused saying, it dose depict what being Oklahoma ASDA’s ... Continue Reading »

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2013 OU ASDA Annual Golf Tournament

09.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

  REGISTRATION DUE: September 4th How does a Saturday full of friends, food, and fun sound? Come out to ASDA's annual golf tournament! You and 2 friends can sign up, form a team, and spark ... Continue Reading »

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5 Tips to Manage Money in Dental School

07.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

1) Make a Budget and Live by It  The number one thing we do is make a written budget and live by it. Budgets can be flexible. Even when I was single I did ... Continue Reading »

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Student Spotlight: Leaha Nels

01.30.2015  |  No Comments ››

For the past 7 or so years I’ve had an on again off again workout schedule. I started out running slow 5k’s, did a couple half marathons and eventually did a few sprint ... Continue Reading »

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NLC Excursions: Brent’s Intro to Chi-Town Pies

12.12.2014  |  No Comments ››

I know what you’re thinking, and no, I’m not going to talk about desserts. While I am somewhat known for my dabbling in the dessert world, I would say pizza has held even ... Continue Reading »

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ASDA NLC Conference- A Student’s Perspective

11.26.2014  |  No Comments ››

ASDA NLC Conference 2014 Parul Ajmani- Class of 2015 This year I was one of the two students selected to attend the ASDA National Leadership Conference in Chicago, IL. There were a number of sessions ... Continue Reading »

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Daryn Lu: ASDA’s National Vice President

07.31.2014  |  No Comments ››

In February 2014, I had the privilege of being elected to serve as a vice president of national ASDA’s executive committee. What many members do not realize is that ASDA is not just ... Continue Reading »

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2013 OU ASDA Annual Golf Tournament

09.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

  REGISTRATION DUE: September 4th How does a Saturday full of friends, food, and fun sound? Come out to ASDA's annual golf tournament! You and 2 friends can sign up, form a team, and spark ... Continue Reading »

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OU ASDA’s Annual Volleyball Tournament

07.11.2013  |  No Comments ››

Well, it’s that time of year again: time for ASDA/Stu-Co’s Annual 4-on-4 Volleyball Tournament!  This year’s tournament will be held on Friday, July 19th from 4:30pm-9:00pm at the Volleyball court behind the Student ... Continue Reading »

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Happy Hour

09.19.2012  |  No Comments ››

ASDA is hosting their first ever Happy Hour event Thursday, September 27th from 5 - 8 PM. The event is sponsored by Patterson Dental and will be catered by Iguana Mexican Grill. Free parking is ... Continue Reading »

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2012-13 Planning Meeting

09.17.2012  |  No Comments ››

Each year, OU ASDA kicks off the academic calendar with a huge planning meeting.  From what we've gathered, this has been going on for the past five years (at the least) and is ... Continue Reading »

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ASDA’s National Lobby Day in Washington D.C.

12.12.2014  |  No Comments ››

Every now and then, being in dental school affords the opportunity to be involved in something bigger than just the daily grind. This last April I flew to Washington D.C. with Justin Young ... Continue Reading »

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Congress jump starts dental responder legislation

01.28.2013  |  No Comments ››

By Craig Palmer, ADA News staff Washington—The U.S. House of Representatives Jan. 22 passed and sent to the Senate ADA-backed dental emergency responder legislation.The 395-29 bipartisan vote revives legislation to recognize the importance of ... Continue Reading »

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ASDA UCO Alumni Visit Pre-Dental Students

11.25.2014  |  No Comments ››

On Thursday, Nov. 20, a group of UCO alumni dental students and ASDA members, visited the University of Central Oklahoma Pre-Dental Society for a 1-on-1 Q&A session. The meeting, spearheaded by 4th year ... Continue Reading »

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5 Tips to Manage Money in Dental School

07.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

1) Make a Budget and Live by It  The number one thing we do is make a written budget and live by it. Budgets can be flexible. Even when I was single I did ... Continue Reading »

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Daryn Lu Featured in ASDA Video

01.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

Daryn Lu, OU ASDA President-Elect, was able to shoot a short video for ASDA at the National Leadership Conference this past November in Chicago, IL.  In the video, Daryn explains how he got ... Continue Reading »

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Dentistry Tops List of Best Jobs

01.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

What an awesome time to be pursuing a career in dentistry!  U.S. News just released their list of 100 best jobs for 2013 and both dentistry and dental hygiene made the top ten ... Continue Reading »

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Student Spotlight: Leaha Nels

01.30.2015  |  No Comments ››

For the past 7 or so years I’ve had an on again off again workout schedule. I started out running slow 5k’s, did a couple half marathons and eventually did a few sprint ... Continue Reading »

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NLC Excursions: Brent’s Intro to Chi-Town Pies

12.12.2014  |  No Comments ››

I know what you’re thinking, and no, I’m not going to talk about desserts. While I am somewhat known for my dabbling in the dessert world, I would say pizza has held even ... Continue Reading »

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ASDA’s National Lobby Day in Washington D.C.

12.12.2014  |  No Comments ››

Every now and then, being in dental school affords the opportunity to be involved in something bigger than just the daily grind. This last April I flew to Washington D.C. with Justin Young ... Continue Reading »

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ASDA NLC Conference- A Student’s Perspective

11.26.2014  |  No Comments ››

ASDA NLC Conference 2014 Parul Ajmani- Class of 2015 This year I was one of the two students selected to attend the ASDA National Leadership Conference in Chicago, IL. There were a number of sessions ... Continue Reading »