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PRESS RELEASE – Statement on the Compassionate Tuition Credit Initiative – Feb 17, 2022.

Student Senate Caucus in collaboration with the University of Manitoba is happy to announce the compassionate tuition credit initiative. We know the labour dispute this past semester was acutely difficult for the student body and caused unexpected stress and anxiety. To address this, student senate caucus in collaboration with the University of Manitoba created the […]

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Hey Bisons, It is with great pleasure we confirm that following last night’s ratification vote the University of Manitoba Administration and our Faculty Association (UMFA) have reached an agreement ending the labor strike. As of Today, Tuesday December 7, classes that have been on pause due to the strike will resume immediately. Note that no […]

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Student Group Services Update – November 2, 2021

Hello everyone, We hope your weekend went well! This post will contain a summary of updates. Summary: Our services will be officially labeled as Student Group Services instead of the previous labels – UMSU Clubs Administration / Student Clubs Administration. Various web portals are now live for student clubs and associations: https://umsu.ca/student-clubs-associations/student-leaders-portal/ https://umsu.ca/student-clubs-associations/student-leaders-portal/clubs/ https://umsu.ca/student-clubs-associations/student-leaders-portal/associations/ https://umsu.ca/student-clubs-associations/student-leaders-portal/covid19/ […]

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PRESS RELEASE – Statement on Emergency Motion 0522

Press Release – Statement on Emergency Motion 0522 Statement on Emergency Motion 0522 October 22, 2021 Winnipeg, MB – Yesterday evening, the UMSU board of directors passed an emergency motion to “stand in solidarity with the University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) and students supporting UMFA”. As you may know, UMFA and The University of […]

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[ANNOUNCEMENT] University Administration’s New Policy Change for In-Person Activities

Hello everyone, Please do not skip any of the information below. We at UMSU are in the same position as all clubs with this new policy and therefore are not fit to answer your questions or concerns with this policy directly. Please direct any and all of your questions and concerns to the University of Manitoba Administration at SAComms@umanitoba.ca.  […]

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