University of Manitoba - Faculty of Education - Student Groups
Student Groups
Faculty of Education Students are represented by:

Education Student Council (EdSC)

The EdSC is an important part of the Faculty of Education student experience. They provide:

Education Graduate Student’s Association (EdGSA)

The Education Graduate Student’s Association (EdGSA) represents the interests of graduate students in the Faculty of Education—both within the faculty, and the university at large. The mission of EdGSA is to mobilize students and advocate for graduate student priorities as identified by its members.

The current EdGSA executive includes:

President: Heather Krepski
VP Communications: Gustavo Henrique da Cunha Moura & Joanne Struch (interim)
VP Finance: Taylor Ellis & Tyler Kelsch
VP Academic Advocacy: Koe Yoshino & Erica Hildebrand
Secretaries: Chelsea Jalloh & Karla Costa
MEd Representatives: Trevor Lehmann & Cecilia Mendelez de la Pena
PhD Representatives: Md Shayeekh-Us Saleheen & Hyekyung (Kay) Song

Contact the EdGSA:

Education Student Council Professional Development (PD) Sessions

PD sessions will be offered on Wednesdays throughout the fall and winter terms. Topics will include relevant educational issues and supporting resources to assist your knowledgebase as an educator. These events are designed for Bachelor of Education students, however other University of Manitoba students, faculty members, and staff are welcome to attend.

Contact the EdSC

Phone: (204) 474-6452
Fax: (204) 474-7551
(Mark all faxes "Attention EdSC")

Student Council Office
RM 320 Education Bldg
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3T 2N2

EdSC 2017 - 2018 Representatives

Senior Stick
Rachel Kramchynsky

Vice-Stick Internal
Julie Koch

Vice-Stick External
John Verrelli

Melanie Friesen

Jennifer Walker

Ed Con Coordinators
Gaston Lopez Ficher and Shandra Ready

Abby Craton

Grad Chairs
Miranda Bergen and Lia Robinson

Community Service Reps
Kirstin Bilous and Vanessa Hrychuk

UMSU Representative
Elvina Mukhamedshina

Social Events Coordinators
Joshua Enns and Emily Finlayson

Student Senators

Indigenous TC Rep.   

*Elections for the following positions are held each year in September. Nominations forms can be picked up in the EdSC office.

Early Years Stream Rep

Middle Years Stream Rep

Senior Years Stream Rep

Integrated Music Stream Rep