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Fundraising | Committee of the Month

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UCLA SOD entered 2015 with a BOOM as the ASDA Fundraising committee kicked off the new year with two amazing events: The Annual Vendor Fair and UCLA SOD’s first ever Silent Charity Auction. By thinking of fun and innovative ways to help raise funds, Diana, Ouzhan and Elies were able to raise thousands of dollars while also strengthening student and …

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Fundraising | Vendor Fair 2015

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This year’s annual Vendor Fair took place in Ackerman Grand Ballroom at the UCLA Undergraduate campus. The purpose of the vendor fair is to not only raise money for our UCLA ASDA chapter, but to also bring together professors, clinicians, residents, and students (both dental and pre-dental) to see all of the exciting and innovative advancements in the field of …

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Predental Outreach| Wax & Relax Workshop

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This quarter, ASDA hosted a two-hour workshop that allowed predental students to learn and practice the basics of dental waxing.  Forty Predental ASDA members were given the opportunity to attend, and each was paired with a first-year dental student who supervised and instructed them.  After a brief introduction lecture explaining the purpose of waxing in dentistry, the predents were shown …

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Pre-Dental Outreach| PDSOP Big Sib Revealing

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On Tuesday, November 25th, the ASDA Predental Outreach Committee hosted the Big Sib/Lil Sib Reveal Dinner with the undergraduate Pre-dental Student Outreach Program (PDSOP) at UCLA. First-year dental student big sibs were introduced to their pre-dental student lil sibs for the first time for an exciting night of networking and establishing new friendships. Over 65 big sib/lil sib pairs attended …