U of M Budget 2020/2021: Expanding Sexual Violence Education and Prevention

This article is part one of UMSU’s U of M Budget 2020/2021 series, detailing the recommendations we have submitted to the University of Manitoba to include in its budget for the upcoming fiscal year.      RECOMMENDATION: The University of Manitoba budget $250,000 dedicated to sexual violence training and preventative education initiatives for students and…

The Manitoban: UMSU president and VP meet with provincial ministers

By Amira Tekle UMSU president Jakob  Sanderson and VP advocacy Sarah  Bonner-Proulx met with two provincial politicians in recent weeks to advocate for several policy proposals on behalf of international students, sexual assault survivors and the UMSU membership-at-large. Meetings were held with Progressive Conservative (PC) MLA and Minister for Economic Development and Training Ralph Eichler,…