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Never forget to live life!

Two weeks ago I flew from NYC to sunny California for the Coachella Arts and Music Festival. This year’s line up included hundreds of artists: Kings of Leon, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Mumford and Sons, The Strokes, Lauryn Hill, Cee Lo Green… just to name a few. When I was planning the trip, I knew… Read more »

Win $2,000: ADA Ethics Video Contest

If you were at the ADA’s or ASDA’s Annual Session, you watched last year’s winning video from the ADA Ethics Video Contest (stills at right). University of Washington students, Phillip Cronin, Blake Hillstead and Brad Jonnes, won first place with a monetary award of $2000 with the video, “Dentethics.” Kei Chan, Hai Do and Levon… Read more »

A tobacco free MLB season?

Spring is here to stay, bringing with it the advent of Major League Baseball.  Major League Baseball conjures up many iconic images, including hot dogs, peanuts and players with a wad of chewing tobacco tucked in their cheek.  Come 2012, the latter may not be true. A March 2011 ADA News article highlighted a major… Read more »

Happy Easter!

In the spirit of Easter, I thought it would be fun to spotlight a very special bunny.  Nope, I’m not talking about the Easter Bunny.  I’m talking about the one and only Dr. Rabbit.  Enjoy and Happy Easter. Dr. Rabbit’s World Tour by LDEJRuff ~Matthew Ronconi, UCLA ’12, Contributing Editor

Video How-To: Delivering Criticism

Earlier this month, ASDA’s national leaders came to Chicago for the Spring Leadership Conference. A jam-packed weekend of leadership training included professional speakers, leadership development experts from other associations and a few of ASDA’s own alums to round out the group. A crowd favorite is Dr. Chris Salierno, a past ASDA president and practicing NY… Read more »

Read ASDA’s Pubs Online!

You’ve always been able to download a PDF of ASDA’s publications from Just last month, ASDA decided to make it a lot easier to read online and really easy to share. Now ASDA News and Mouth are available in digital issues online. Instead of waiting for the issue to download, you can search and… Read more »