About

Jimmy Thomson is a Vancouver, B.C.-based journalist recently graduated with a Master’s in Journalism from the University of British Columbia. His work has been published in The Globe and Mail, VICEBCBusiness Magazine, The Tyee, Canadian Geographic and Canadian Geographic Travel, and CBC Radio-Canada, among others.

Jimmy’s graduate studies were supported by a grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, and he is a recipient of the 2014 Norwegian High North Journalism Award. Jimmy has participated in Canada’s only Indigenous Reporting program and UBC’s International Reporting Program.

See the Journalism page for published work. Blog and Satire posts are either satirical articles published in the Syrup Trap, or rants about political events.

Jimmy can be contacted at jameswsthomson (at) gmail, or on twitter @j_ws_t.