Brian Thorn’s Experience
English/History, Nipissing University
My proudest teaching moment:
In 2013, a groups of students bought small gifts for me at the end of the teaching year.
Your greatest research accomplishment:
Having a monograph, Visions of the New World Order: Left and Right-Wing Women in Post-World War II Western Canada, accepted for publication.
How you use your knowledge, research skills and teaching ability to improve your community:
Helping to organize an annual undergraduate research conference, participating in events for the University community, assisting students with research projects In 2013, a groups of students bought small gifts for me at the end of the teaching year. , participating in student-run extracurricular activities.
The challenges I face in my work:
I commute to Nipissing/North Bay weekly from Peterborough, ON, where my family lives. I also teach as a Sessional Instructor in the History Department at Trent University – Oshawa.