UMSU

Degrees Update

Degrees is expected to be up and running again in time for the first day of the classes, although slightly later than it’s expected completion…


UMSU notes

The University of Manitoba Students’ Union (UMSU) council met on July 22, 2010. UMSU President Heather Laube reported that the National Aboriginal Day of Action…




U of M closes ombudsman’s office

The University of Manitoba ombudsman is no more, after the university decided to close the office as of June 30, 2010. Chris Rutkowski, a spokesperson…


UMSU notes

The University of Manitoba Students’ Union (UMSU) council met on June 24th, 2010. The council approved the selection of Darcy Vermeulen to fill the position…



A campus without UMSU

I would like to share my experience and give students a rough idea of the larger picture of what UMSU does. Currently, I’m in my…


Getting out of the CFS

The Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) is a national organization that lobbies on behalf of students and which every student at the University of Manitoba…


Renewing our campus democracy

The 2010 student election has come and gone. To call it a disappointment would be an understatement. We collectively witnessed our democratic process degenerate into…