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Ryerson Students' Union president Melissa Palermo. (Mohamed Omar / Ryersonian Staff)

CESAR: Et tu, RSU?

The Continuing Education Students’ Association of Ryerson (CESAR) is publicly accusing its undergraduate counterpart of irresponsibly displaying “partisanship” by withholding discounted TTC metro passes from its students and throwing its support behind a local trade union in an ongoing labour dispute. Shinae Kim, CESAR’s president and director of membership and communications, claimed executive members of the Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) […]

by Diana Hall· · News, Off Campus, On Campus
A CUPE supporter holds a sign on his back urging CESAR to return to labour negotiations. (Mohamed Omar / Ryersonian Staff)

In pictures: Union protests against CESAR lockout

CUPE Local 1281 held a rally outside the Student Campus Centre Wednesday to mark 30 days of stalled negotiations with the Continuing Education Students’ Association of Ryerson (CESAR.) Speakers included Local president Saira Chhibber, Ryerson Students’ Union president Melissa Palermo and Winnie Ng, Ryerson’s CAW-Sam Gindin chair in social justice and democracy. Check out some photos of the rally below:  

by Mohamed Omar· · In pictures, News, On Campus