- CUPE 3908-1 Award for Excellence in Teaching (2018)
Troy Bordun, an Instructor in Sociology, was named the 2018 recipient of the CUPE 3908-1 Award for Excellence in Teaching. In receiving this award, Dr. Bordun was recognized as a personable and passionate instructor dedicated to student learning and success. The interactive classroom dynamics that Dr. Bordun works to establish are lauded for being lively and engaging. His students also appreciate how Dr. Bordun clearly articulates expectations for assignments; how he presents material in lectures confidently and knowledgeably while breaking down complicated readings to ensure student understanding; and how he consistently encourages students to participate in discussions, ask questions, and relate other parts of their knowledge of sociology to the course content.