One of Canada's most generous and energetic philanthropists, Hal Jackman ponders the situation for institutions like the ROM.
Dan Rahimi revisits the exhibition, reflects on the major changes it brought about, and explains what the ROM is doing this year to balance the scales. The full catalogue is accessible from this site (see the story "Into the Heart of Africa".)
The Honorable Hal Jackman shares his thoughts about collecting.
Most of our domestic dogs came from Toronto families, but Bungy had a different background. (See also "Curator's Work")
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"?
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).
Janet Carding describes what next year can mean to the role of the ROM in Toronto.
Robert Barnett relates his varied career path, starting in childhood.
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.