Post Tagged with: "Gilary Massa"

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Poster problems plagued RSU elections

The controversial posters put up on campus last week have brought to light serious issues with the RSU’s poster approval policies.

by Dylan Bell· · News
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Analysis: RSU 2015/2016 Year-End Review

Transform RU entered won the Ryerson Student Union office last year on a platform including financial transparency and communication. Now that a new election is upon us, how did the 2015-16 RSU live up to their goals and promises? For one, the union introduced mental health bursaries for students that desperately require support in accessing mental health services. They introduced […]

by Ramisha Farooq· · News, On Campus
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Tuition, mental health dominate RSU election debate

Controversial layoffs, lacking mental health services and tuition prices dominated the main discussion points at the Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) election debate. Executive candidates from the RU Connected and Impact slates and one independent presidential candidate debated their platforms in the Rogers Communications Centre March 3. The debate addressed the human rights complaint filed against the RSU by former RSU […]

by Deven Knill· · News, On Campus
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RSU puts 10K towards needs-based bursaries after student poll

  [<a href=”//storify.com/KRambaran/rsu-saves-lets-students-pick-what-to-do-wit” target=”_blank”>View the story “RSU puts 10K towards needs-based bursaries after student poll” on Storify</a>]

Following the rally at the SLC, protesters walk to the SCC to confront the RSU.

Rally held to protest workplace discrimination

Ryerson students rallied outside the Student Learning Centre Tuesday in protest of workplace sex and gender discrimination, racism, Islamophobia and ableism. The rally and march was organized in light of International Women’s Week. Winnie Ng, a social work professor at Ryerson, is the current CAW-Sam Gindin Chair in Social Justice and Democracy. She said Ryerson is very diverse and progressive […]

by Jessica Albotra· · News, On Campus
Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 43 – • RSU member resigns, the theatre school’s winter show opening and more

Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 43 – • RSU member resigns, the theatre school’s winter show opening and more

The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, News, Podcasts
RSU Board of Directors member resigns, says union lacks transparency and accountability

RSU Board of Directors member resigns, says union lacks transparency and accountability

A member of the Board of Directors of the Ryerson Students’ Union has resigned over what she says are failures by the board and the RSU executive to act in an open and accountable way. In a Facebook post Tuesday night, Angelyn Francis said she stepped down because she believes the RSU lacks “transparency and accountability.” “I am resigning from the Ryerson Students’ […]

by Greg Hanna· · News
From left to right: members of the Ryerson Feminist Collective Alyson Rogers, Awo Abukor and Jackie Mlotek (Gregory Hanna/Ryersonian Staff).

RSU lacks transparency and diversity, says Feminist Collective

After Gilary Massa was laid off by the RSU, the Feminist Collective’s Facebook page announced its withdrawal application to seek club status under the RSU. The group will continue to operate on campus as an unofficial student group.

by Krista Hessey· · News