An ASDA World

At each regional meeting, the district trustees from the region work with a member of the executive committee, as well as the speaker of the house to plan and execute the meeting. The planning committee for the Western Regional Meeting has a flare for the dramatic. Spearheaded by Speaker of the House Ryan Dulde, the… Read more »

Live from the Western Regional Meeting

I’m currently sitting in the back row of the Western Regional Meeting. 94 dental students flew into Chicago this weekend to exchange ideas, meet students from neighboring schools and (of course) catch ASDA fever! If you’d like to be more involved in ASDA on a national level, consider a national leadership position. The application deadline… Read more »

ASDA’s President on ADA Annual Session

ASDA News met up with Corwyn Hopke, president of this year’s ASDA delegation to the ADA.  Corwyn spoke on the highlights of this year’s ADA Annual Session, held in Orlando, Florida, October 7th through 13th. Look for your issue of November ASDA News for more highlights of the meeting! ASDA News: What were the most… Read more »

What’s your limit?

I ran the Chicago Marathon on Sunday. It was my second marathon, and the hardest 26.2 miles I’ve ever run. Last year, Chicago was chilly on marathon weekend and there is nothing better for running a marathon than 40 degree weather. This year, we had a spike in temperatures all week, peaking in an 85… Read more »

Eastern Regional Meeting a Success!

Happy Monday. I spent my weekend at the Eastern Regional Meeting here in Chicago. I got to meet lots of students from districts 1, 2 and 3, and witness the enthusiasm that runs this organization. As assistant editor, I spend much of my time at my desk editing and laying out the content that runs… Read more »

Central Regional Meeting Presentations Online

If you attended the Central Regional Meeting in Chicago last month, you may want to share what you learned with your chapter. Doing so is easier than ever with all the presentations posted online! Even if you didn’t make it to the meeting, now is your chance to experience some of the sessions your classmates… Read more »

Regional Meetings Start Today

Today is the kick-off of the Central Regional Meeting in Chicago. What is a Regional Meeting? We’re glad you asked… The goal of the Regional Meetings is to improve the quality of ASDA’s chapters in each of the Eastern, Central and Western Regions by developing and improving the leadership skills of the ASDA delegates and… Read more »