Edition 2: Spring 2013
The Houston Fill
The official utsd ASDA newsletter Inside this Edition
Welcome to the second UTSD ASDA Newsletter! With a new year upon us, there are many new events and socials for us to tell you about. As you read through the article, you will learn about the recent District Colorado Meeting and even a little about the DS1 Gross Anatomy course!
Welcome ……………….P. 1 District 9 Colorado Meeting…………….….P.1-2 Save The Date…………….P.2 Letter from the President…P. 3 Movember……………….P. 4
As always, we encourage feedback and, if you would like to write an article for future newsletters then please contact us.
ASDA Dodgeball………...P. 5
Finally, thank you for all of the support from the staff and students at UT Houston School of Dentistry!
Recipe of the Week……….P.6
Skiing and networking at the District 9 Meeting
Kelsey Edmondson A few of the ASDA officers went to Breckenridge, Colorado Feb 710 for the ASDA District 9 meeting. We met with representatives from OU, University of Colorado, UTHSC-SA, and Baylor, the other schools in D9. The weekend was full of meetings and getting to know each other, all while enjoying Breckenridge to boot. I think it’s safe to say we’ve all caught another case of ASDA Fever.
Most of the attendees arrived
mighty fine, and there are some other
Thursday evening, trickling in as flights
very busy and successful ASDA chapters
arrived and our wonderful hosts from the
in our district. Dinner Friday was
University of Colorado chauffeured us
sponsored by Heartland Dental. After
the 2 hour drive to the lodge that would
dinner, we listened to some great
serve as our weekend home. Friday
lectures by national ASDA vice presidents
morning and afternoon we were on our
Ben Youel (UIC) and Alex Barton
own to meet and ski with the other
(Virginia Commonwealth University) on
District 9 members. After getting to
developing your ASDA chapter’s brand
know several of them, I’d say D9 is
and involving your local pre-dental