The NAL is pleased to welcome senior Nutrition student, Dominique Deslauriers. Dominique is a senior nutrition undergraduate on the Dietetics Track. She is a member of the Phi Theta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi Honors Societies as well as the recipient of the James Z. Naurison Scholarship and Academic Excellence in Nutrition Award. Currently in the NAL, she is working on the Food Systems Research Team assisting with data collection for USDA funded study on the environment, diet, physical activity and health of adults in Springfield, MA. Dominique is actively involved with Springfield families through her internship at Baystate Medical Center working with nutritionally at risk children and families. She hopes to pursue a Dietetic Internship and Master’s Degree with the goal of becoming a Registered Dietitian specializing in disease management and prevention.