Most of our domestic dogs came from Toronto families, but Bungy had a different background. (See also "Curator's Work")
This is the story of how a new curator, David Evans, found the amazing barosaurus, which we named Gordo (for the curator, Gord Edmund, who had received it in the 60's).
Here is one of the tents with the opening title displayed.
Dan Rahimi answers the question "Are there parts of the Museum that speak to you"?
Dan Rahimi explains one important way in which the ROM guards its reputation.
In the opinion of Dan Rahimi, the ROM as an institution has evolved. He uses the example of a new book to illustrate what the future can bring.
Janet Carding reflects on issues specific to the ROM, especially space and growth.
William Thorsell talks about some surprises that contributed to the costs of Renaissance ROM.
William Thorsell credits the people and the climate that made the project possible for the ROM and for Toronto.
As a summer project, Vanessa Minke-Martin created a six minute history of the ichthyology collections at the ROM. It features interviews and field trip footage. Watching it will give you a fine idea of how the research carried out by curatorial departments animates the programs of the ROM.