The University of Manitoba Indigenous Commerce Students
The University of Manitoba Indigenous Commerce Students (UMICS) is a student group for those who identify with or have a common interest in enhancing Indigenous culture within the Asper School of Business. As business leaders, we aim to create a sense of community by forging partnerships with organizations within and surrounding the University of Manitoba.
What isn’t well known about our group is that it is not exclusive to students who identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit). Anyone who shares our common interest in Indigenous culture is welcome as a part of UMICS. Interested in learning more about and helping to promote our culture? Join our stag here.
Welcoming Our New Executive Team
That’s all folks! With the conclusion of our elections for the 2019-2020 academic year, your current executive team is working to wrap up loose ends and tie them neatly in a bow.
Congratulations goes out to our incoming President, Kristi Perrin and incoming Vice President of Operations, Cassie Phaneuf. Right now, applications are open for the remaining positions of Vice President of Marketing, Vice President of Finance, and Executive Secretary. Check out how to apply on our Get Involved page!
Future of Indigenous Business Banquet
Join us as we host our premier event, the Future of Indigenous Business Banquet (FIBB), at 5 pm on March 20th, 2019! By 2020, 20% of Manitoba’s population will be Indigenous. How will that affect the world of business? Attend our event to learn the insights from our highly-engaged panelists as they tackle this intriguing subject while also answering your questions! FIBB is also a great networking opportunity for students looking to increase their presence in the business and indigenous communities of Winnipeg while mingling with our sponsors.
Use this link for ticket purchases!