Patricia Marcoccia is a Toronto-based director, producer, editor and cinematographer nominated for best emerging filmmaker at the Golden Sheaf Awards. Her premiere feature documentary, SHUT HIM DOWN: The Rise of Jordan Peterson, broadcast on CBC Docs POV in fall 2018 and was also nominated for best Social/Political Documentary at the 2019 YFF Golden Sheaf Awards.
A specialist in western and northern Canadian history, Waiser was a member of the Department of History at the University of Saskatchewan for more than thirty years. He served as Director of the Graduate Program from 1988-1991 and then Department Head, 1995-98. Prior to his Saskatchewan appointment, he was Yukon Historian for the Canadian Parks Service. Waiser is now a full-time writer and speaker/commentator.
She obtained her B.A. (with distinction) and B.Ed. degrees at the University of Saskatchewan, then taught for three years at the Yorkton Collegiate Institute. Mary married Dr. Stuart Houston on August 12, 1951. She received the Douglas H. Pimlott Conservation Award from the Canadian Nature Federation in 1988, and represented Saskatchewan on the Canadian Nature Federation from 1979 to 81. Mary was named as one of the "Outstanding Saskatoon Women" in International Women's Year (1975).