UMSU election

UMSU presidential candidates

Roleen Alarab Roleen Alarab, a third-year student pursuing a double major in biological sciences and psychology, has served as co-president of the University of Manitoba…


UMSU Executive Candidates

Vice-president student life Christine Yasay Christine Yasay is a fourth-year student pursuing a criminology honours degree with a minor in women’s and gender studies. She…


UMSU community rep candidates

Black Students’ Representative Anita Ayame Anita Ayame is a fourth-year double major in biological sciences and genetics minoring in microbiology, health sciences and psychology. She…


What I want out of UMSU

The annual general election for the University of Manitoba Students’ Union (UMSU) is afoot. This means that our current UMSU executive and community representatives are…



UMSU executive team must face challenges

Though UMSU is far from being a perfect institution, it has the potential to give U of M students a sense of belonging and community. Just like any union, each and every member has duties to fulfil. Our responsibility, as constituents, is to keep a vigilant eye on our elected officials and constantly hold them accountable.


Rykiss handily takes UMSU presidency

The 2022 UMSU executive board will consist of Jaron Rykiss as president, Tracy Karuhogo as vice-president student life, Victoria Romero as vice-president advocacy, Brook Rivard as vice-president finance and operations and Elishia Ratel as vice-president community engagement.