Amira Tekle

UMSU board meeting update

At its final meeting of 2020, held Dec. 10, UMSUā€™s board of directors heard a presentation on anti-Semitism, a report from UMSUā€™s judicial committee and…


UMSU annual general meeting recap

The UMSU executive informed membership of its activities and projects at its 2020 fall annual general meeting (AGM) Dec. 3. Ā  The AGM did not…




Strike action avoided

The University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) voted Nov. 20 to ratify the deal reached on Nov. 15 as a result of mediation between UMFA…



UMFA, U of M reach tentative agreement

TheĀ University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) and U of M administration have reached aĀ tentative deal to end the immediate threat of a strike.Ā  DespiteĀ demands from…


Use of the N-word denounced

Two U of M academics penned an open letter to the university community on Oct. 23 to decry the use of the N-word in post-secondary…