Senate Motions for December 7, 2016

The following motions were approved by Senate at its meeting on December 7, 2016:


THAT Senate approve:

  • Revisions to the 2016 – 2017 Academic Schedule;
  • Reports of the Executive Committee of the Faculty of Graduate Studies on Course and Curriculum Changes:
    • RE: College of Rehabilitation Sciences [January 21, 2016]
    • RE: Departments of Pathology, Psychology, and French, Spanish and Italian and Faculty of Arts [October 26, 2016].

THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on November 2, 2016 be approved as circulated.

THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on November 10, 2016 be approved as circulated.

THAT Senate approve and recommend that the Board of Governors approve the Report of the Senate Planning and Priorities Committee concerning the building site for the Engineering Innovation Centre.

THAT Senate approve and recommend that the Board of Governors approve the Report of the Senate Planning and Priorities Committee concerning the building site for the Centre for Research, Teaching and Innovation in Healthcare.

THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Awards – Part B, dated October 25, 2016.

THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve the Report of the Senate Committee on University Research concerning the conversion of the Professorship in Pediatric Asthma, Allergy and the Environment to a Chair.

THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve the Report of the Senate Committee on University Research concerning the conversion of the Bihlers’ Professorship in Stem Cell Research to a Chair.

THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve the Report of the Senate Committee on University Research concerning revised terms of reference for the Gerry McDole Professorship in Improved Healthcare Delivery to Rural, Remote and Underserved Populations of Manitoba.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Faculty Council of Graduate Studies on Program and Curriculum Changes concerning the Department of Biosystems Engineering, effective September 1, 2017.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Faculty Council of Graduate Studies on Program and Curriculum Changes concerning the Department of City Planning, effective September 1, 2017.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Faculty Council of Graduate Studies on Program and Curriculum Changes concerning a proposal to change the name of the M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Medical Microbiology programs to “Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,” effective September 1, 2017.

THAT Senate approve the Academic Schedule for 2017 – 2018.