Come on an African Safari

Cape Buffalo in African Safari

Eric Matto, fellow Mensan and world traveller, took us on an African Safari in this Inquiring Minds  webinar hosted by Kathleen Smith on September 12, 2021.   Watch the video to see his fabulous photos and hear his mesmerizing commentary.

Mensa Canada Creativity Interviews: Marvyne Jenoff

Portrait of Marvyne Jenoff

Marvyne Jenoff, poet and fiction writer with several books to her credit, is featured in this interview (taped 2nd July 2021) with Kathleen Smith. Marvyne generously shares several of her poems with us and, along the way, tells us something of her life and her creative process.

Exploring the World with our Minds

Exploring the world with our minds

Intelligence is linked to the personality dimension known as Openness / Intellect. Watch Professor Colin DeYoung’s presentation, speaking at Toronto’s Inquiring Minds series in May 2021.

The Happiness Formula

True happiness

Warren MacKenzie presents The Happiness Formula, emphasizing that a happy life is not a life without problems, it is having the ability to deal with problems. This Inquiring Minds zoom webinar was hosted by Kathleen Smith on February 20, 2021.

Life in the Real Dubai

Dubai skyline

Peter Sells gave an invited zoom webinar to Toronto Mensa speaker event Inquiring Minds, hosted by Kathleen Smith, on August 29, 2020. About Peter Sells Peter lived and worked in Dubai for three years, and came to know the real Dubai in much more depth than any tourist ever could. He let us in […]

Can He Do That?


Mensan and Lawyer Lynne Butler describes how she deals with sensitive estate issues and unwelcome surprises for survivors by framing questions carefully.

Mensan Weighs in on Controversy

Election in Canada

Last fall, Mensan Raj Krishnan weighed in on the 2019 Federal election and the impact of Justin Trudeau’s brownface controversy. In the second video, you can learn how he ultimately voted and his thoughtful rationale.