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Volunteer with your elected representatives: REC Volunteer Applications are now open!

This summer, REC will be filling student volunteer roles and a part-time staff role to help with their advocacy efforts at the university. These roles work closely with REC through the Representation Executive Advisory Committee (REAC) to ensure that students have a voice in matters affecting them! 

Whether you’re looking to get your foot in the door with student representation or want some flexible experience for your resume, here’s an overview REC Volunteer positions for this school year!

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What’s REC been up to this summer?

We hope you’ve been enjoying this well-deserved time and taking tons of photos to capture the countless memories 2024 holds. As it turns out, your Representation Executive Council (REC) has been doing just that, snapping pics as they advocate for what matters most to you, MRU students!

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Introducing your 2024-25 REC Team

The balmy weather of May has finally arrived, and with it comes a new year of student representation. Your 2024-25 Representation Executive Council’s terms have officially begun!

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Your Official REC and SGB Election Results

Polls for this year’s elections opened on March 27, with over 300 students casting their vote. Students who requested a religious exception due to required observations during the time of the AGM were granted advance polls in the days prior to the elections.

But without further adieu, here are your new Representation Executive Council and Student Governing Board members for the 2024-2025 term.

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The future is now! What to expect at this year’s Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Are you interested in how SAMRU is run or simply want to learn about the developments and direction your Students’ Association will be taking over the next year? No matter how involved you are with SAMRU, you will be impacted by what happens at the AGM. It’s not an exaggeration to say this is the most crucial day of the year in regard to SAMRU’s operations as we elect our next group of Student Governors and Representatives. 

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Your REC February Recap

We hope the thrills and chills of the Winter Semester have treated you well! While you were hard at the grind and enjoying a well-deserved reading week, your Representation Executive Council (REC) has been hard at work, advocating for changes and improvements in and around campus that matter most to you, our members! 

Keep reading to hear what your team has been up to during the month of February.

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Your REC December and January Report

We hope your semester is going well, and that you are keeping up with your classwork. Throughout the final weeks of 2023 and into the new year, your Representation Executive Council (REC) continues to work hard at advocating for changes and improvements in and around campus that matter most to you, our members! 

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REC Advocacy Wrapped 2023

The calendar has officially flipped over, and we’re into the new year of 2024. But while students were writing exams, enjoying events, and even graduating (congratulations, by the way!) over the past year, your Representation Executive Council (REC) was advocating for what matters most to you, our members!

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Reasons you should attend Student Connect

There are a myriad of benefits to acclimating yourself to how and why politics work! So whether you plan to throw your name in the hat for mayor in the future or simply want to know what your officials doing for you, here are a few reasons you should attend Student Connect.