The following motions were approved by the Senate at its meeting on February 4, 2015:
THAT the list of candidates recommended for degrees notwithstanding a deficiency be approved.
THAT the list of graduands provided to the University Secretary by the Registrar be approved, subject to the right of Deans and Directors to initiate late changes with the Registrar up to February 6, 2015.
THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on January 7, 2015 be approved as circulated.
THAT Senate approve a proposal to revise the name of the Bachelor of Medical Rehabilitation (Respiratory Therapy) to “Bachelor of Respiratory Therapy”, effective upon approval.
THAT Senate approve and recommend that the Board of Governors approve, the establishment of an Endowed Research Professorship in Neurosciences.
THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on University Research, on the periodic review of the University of Manitoba Transport Institute, regarding a recommendation that the Institute be granted a six-month extension, ending June 30, 2015.