BC: Peace, love, and ASDA fever.
FC: Marquette ASDA | 2011
8: Spreading ASDA Fever to the D1's during D1 ASDA orientation! | Membership and Communication
9: Membership and Communication
10: Membership and Communication
11: Marquette ASDA communicates to it's students through many different medias including a website, tri-annual newsletter, monitors located throughout the school, and a school organizations calender.
12: Marquette delegation at Annual Session in Anahiem, CA, March 2-6 2012. | Meetings and national involvement
13: Washington D.C. for Lobby Day, March 28-29, 2012. | Raleigh, NC for central regional meeting October 21 - 23. | St. Louis, MO, for District 7 meeting September 23-25.
14: Organized Dentistry: State Lobby Day | On March 30, 2012, students gather at Marquette to take the trip to the Capitol. | Second and third year dental students travel to Madison for the day to lobby alongside practicing dentists. | Students, participating faculty and Wisconsin dentists gather at Menona Terrace to recap the issues. Governor Scott Walker made an appearance and spoke to us about the WI budget.
15: Dean Lobb, our faculty adviser, attended and spoke on the upcoming expansion at Marquette. | Students are paired with dentists and walk to the Capitol. | Student and dentist pairs lobbying at the Capitol.
16: Activities: Bags Tourney
17: Marquette ASDA social chairs hosted it's 3rd annual bags tournament last summer which coincides with a softball game, "Thriller at Miller," against the medical college. Teams sign up and battle it out on the pavement for prizes. All proceeds went towards Village at Manor Park - a senior living community that is involved with and supports the dental school.
18: Activities: Board Social - Pedal Tavern | Marquette ASDA's board celebrating the end (and new beginning) of the local ASDA year on a pedal tavern pub crawl.
20: Activities: Al's Run/Walk | Marquette ASDA organized "The Cavity Crushers" team to run at Al's on September 17, 2011.
21: Al McGuire, Marquette's late Basketball coach founded this event, a 3 or 5 mile walk and 8 K run which supports the Children's Hospital in Milwaukee. So far this event has raised more than $13 million dollars for the hospital. | The Cavity Crushers took 2nd place in the Academic Division!
22: Activities: Meet your Dentist Day | Children meet with dental students and learn about healthy foods, "cavity bugs," and "dental toys." | On October 20th and December 8, 2011, we hosted meet your dentist day at the Community Dental Clinic - North.
23: Dental Students speak with parents about oral hygiene, diet, sealant in relation to caries prevention. | This event was sponsored by the Crest Oral B Community Outreach program.
24: Activities: Caroling | ASDA organized a caroling event for members at Village of Manor Park, a nearby senior living community. The residents of VMP enjoyed the singing and holiday cheer!
25: Fundraising: Vendor Fair | 1st year dental students engaged with a vendor at the vendor fair which was held on November 8th.
26: Fundraising: Mr. Molar | Marquette ASDA hosted it's 2nd Annual Mr. Molar event: A male "talent/beauty" contest between all 4 dental classes. | D4 student Nick Valeri debuted his video, "Teach Me How to Prophy." | Mr. Molar and Mr. Veneer celebrating their respective wins!
27: Leadership | Emily Bugger, our immediate past president, speaks at the District 7 meeting in St. Louis. | Emily also holds the position of chair on licensure, and is speaking on that topic. | This year, some of our D1 members started an awareness program for prostate cancer entitled "Moustache Movember"
28: Predental | On June 17-18th of 2011, predental students came to Marquette for the predental weekend hosted by Marquette ASDA's predental committee. | The predental students attend this two day event which includes sitting in on lecture, advice on applications and interviewing, and featured in these photos, hands on experience in the sim lab.
29: Ethics | This year we hosted an open forum lunch and learn. | Dental students were polled with clickers to see how everyone responded to ethical questions and dilemmas | Topics touched on include cheating, paying for patients treatment, and expulsion.