Archived: REC Elections: Why run?

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By now, you probably know that Representation Executive Council (REC) elections are coming up. Maybe you’ve already nominated yourself or someone you know to run for one of the positions, in which case, good for you! If you’ve thought about it but are still on the fence, you have one week left to make up your mind, and we’d like to help.

Here’s former VP External Seija Roggeveen and former VP Academic Tristan Smyth to tell you about some of their experiences with REC, why they ran and why they feel it was worth it:

You have until Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 4:30pm to deliver your nomination package to SAMRU Reception (Z222) and open the door to representing students to MRU and all three levels of government for the 2017-18 academic year. We have total faith in you, so head over to to download a nomination form!