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Classic Don Knotts

Check out this hilarious scene from “The Shakiest Gun in the West” starring Don Knotts.   Hopefully the board exam will go smoother for us! Skip to 2:00 to observe some serious patient management skills… ~Jason Scott, Los Angeles ’13, Contributing Editor

Arizona ASDA: Website Shout Out

We are pleased to feature another fabulous chapter website. Kudos to Arizona’s ASDA chapter for having a super fun and informative website. Check it out now, as well as the previously featured chapter: Minnesota. New ideas and ASDA inspiration await you. There’s a particularly hilarious feature on this page – scroll over the pictures to… Read more »

Early Edition: December ASDA News

My advance copy of ASDA News came today in the mail. It’s a great issue packed with dental student news to last the holiday break. The lead story is about the $16 million grant set up by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to fund mid level provider models in 5 states across the U.S. This is… Read more »

Tell Us About Your Fundraiser!

Virginia Commonwealth dental students volunteered to host the first annual Miles for Smiles 5k this past October 2nd in Richmond, VA. Over $9,000 was raised and will go toward the Mission of Mercy (MOM) Projects. The money raised will go towards buying a new truck to store supplies for the MOM Projects as volunteers travel… Read more »

Minnesota ASDA: A Worthy Chapter E-Crush

I am thrilled to announce the beginning of a new feature on Mouthing Off: Chapter Website Shout Outs. So much great web work is going on at individual chapters, and it’s time we celebrate those results. Among several other chapter awards, The University of Minnesota was one of two website journalism award winners at Annual… Read more »

Cranberries and Gum Health

I was in charge of the cranberry sauce for my family’s Thanksgiving dinner. I’ve been making it the same way for about three years. The recipe is very simple, but calls for a cup of port and whole cinnamon sticks. An instant hit, I promise! But cranberries can be good for more than serving over… Read more »

What I’m Thankful For…

With Thanksgiving rapidly approaching, I thought that I would take this opportunity to wish all of you a Happy Thanksgiving and briefly mention what it is I’m thankful for. With all the responsibilities, requirements, and stresses associated with dental school, it’s easy to lose sight of what it is that we are working so hard… Read more »