NutriNews Issue 7 2017 - Page 26

D N S A A Department of Nutritional Sciences AluMNI Association On Thursday February 9 th , 2017, the Department of Nutritional Sciences Alumni Association (DNSAA) hosted their annual Career Night. This event welcomes Nutritional Sciences alumni and current students to share career path experiences, insights, and advice. DNSAA Career Night This year, Laura Pasut, an Executive on the DNSAA and Director, Nutrition of the Canadian Sugar Institute, was the master of ceremony introducing each of the invited speakers, namely: Pierrette Buklis, Dennis Wagner, and Beatrice Boucher. Nutritional Sciences can lead to many different career opportunities, as highlighted by the accomplished panel of speakers. Thank-you to all of our speakers for sharing your stories, addressing audience questions, and continuing the conversation during the reception, of how you came to be in the successful careers you fulfil today and your advice to those trying to figure out what to do after graduate school. We were privileged to hear about these experiences and the valuable transferrable skills gained along the way. By: Stephanie Nishi Issue 3 | Nutrition of Everything | 20