Robert Barnett relates his varied career path, starting in childhood.
Dan Rahimi answers the question "Are there parts of the Museum that speak to you"?
This video shows the beginnings of the Discovery Room. It became a bigger gallery and then evolved into more hands on spaces in the ROM. Some of these original boxes are still available in the Hands on Biodiversity Gallery, for instance.
An assignment for class, everyone was asked to make a 30 second commercial for the ROM. When we got there I still had no idea what I was going to do for mine until I saw a Luohan sitting in the middle of a hallway and thought, "What if he could talk?" and then he spoke to me...
Robert Barnett, Board Secretary, remembers what Mr. Goodman accomplished during his term as Board Chair.
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...
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.
The Honorable Hal Jackman shares his thoughts about collecting.
William Thorsell credits the people and the climate that made the project possible for the ROM and for Toronto.
Ethan tells about a happy visit when he met someone he greatly admired.