Sherri Klassen

Sherri Klassen has spent over fifteen years as the Grants Facilitator in Sociology at the University of Toronto, and is the co-lead for the CARA Grants Facilitators SIG. Prior to this, she received a PhD in History and spent several years teaching European History and publishing in academic journals. She is also the author of Menno-Nightcaps: Cocktails Inspired by that Odd Ethno-Religious Group You Keep Mistaking for the Amish, Quakers and Mormons (Touchwood Editions, October 2021), available anywhere you buy books. Read more about her book and see the blog that started it at She has come on board the CARA Connections team in order to contribute a humour column to the newsletter.