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.
William Thorsell muses on the aims of the new project for renewal.
Janet Carding is appointed Director and CEO. At the Australian Museum (encompassing nature and culture), she was Assistant Director of Public Programs and Operations. She has also been a curator at the Science Museum in London and was Head of Planning and Development at the the National Museum of...
William Thorsell credits the people and the climate that made the project possible for the ROM and for Toronto.
Robert Barnett relates his varied career path, starting in childhood.
Victor Dodig, now CEO of the CIBC (but Senior Executive Vice-President when this video was made), recalls his very first visit to the ROM. He explains what the relationship has meant to him over the years, and celebrates ROM's continuing connection to its bank.
I wish there were an image of this party! Lincoln Alexander was Lt. Governor of Ontario from 1995 - 1991
William Thorsell talks about some surprises that contributed to the costs of Renaissance ROM.
Ethan tells about a happy visit when he met someone he greatly admired.
This timelapse video shows how fast we had to work to construct the barosaurus in time for opening.