Post Tagged with: "RSU Semi Annual General Meeting"

(Ryersonian file photo)

Jewish student told, ‘you need to sit down,’ at RSU meeting

Tamar Lyons is one of the students who says she faced “personal attacks” at a Ryerson Students’ Union meeting Tuesday. Lyons, a second-year media production student, said she was told by another student, “there’s too many of you here, you need to sit down,” when she stood to speak on a motion that asked the RSU to commemorate Holocaust Education Week. […]

(Ryersonian file photo)

Pro-Israel group calls out ‘anti-Jewish’ remarks at the RSU general meeting

A pro-Israel campus group says its members were met with anti-Semitic taunts at a Ryerson Students’ Union meeting Tuesday. In a letter sent to RSU president Obaid Ullah, a spokesman for Hasbara Fellowships Canada said he was writing “on behalf of concerned Ryerson University students who are shocked and unsettled” after the meeting. Robert Walker, the Canadian director of the […]

by Jennie Pearson· · News, On Campus, Politics, Top stories
(Ryersonian file photo)

RSU’s semi-annual general meeting: 6 Fest, bike racks and more

The Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) is having their semi-annual general meeting tomorrow where they will discuss campus issues like the budget of 6 Fest and anti-abortion protesters.   “If you are a full time undergraduate student or a full or part time graduate student, come to the Anual General Meeting and discuss student issues, have your say on RSU campaigns and initiatives, […]

by Danielle Lee· · News, On Campus
First-year creative industries student Elaina Pawelka commutes to Ryerson from Mississauga.

Students share mixed feelings about RSU’s new motions against 8 a.m. classes and pop quizzes

At the semi-annual general meeting on Nov. 11, the Ryerson Students’ Union passed a series of new motions. Motion D will have the RSU lobby the university to ban all unexpected quizzes in courses, while Motion E aims to put an end to all 8 a.m. classes at Ryerson. If Motion E is successful, the earliest start time for classes […]

by Fatima Syed· · education, On Campus, students