Senate Motions for January 9, 2019
 

The following motions were approved by Senate at its meeting on January 9, 2019:


THAT Senate approve the Report of the Faculty of Graduate Studies Executive Committee on Course and Curriculum Changes concerning the Departments of Occupational Therapy and Pathology [November 29, 2018].

THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on December 5, 2018 be approved as circulated.

THAT Senate approve the renewal of the Articulation Agreement between the University of Manitoba and the University College of the North concerning advanced standing for graduates of the Natural Resources Management Technology Diploma in the Bachelor of Environmental Science degree, for a period of five years, effective September 2019.

THAT Senate approve and recommend to the Board of Governors, a proposal for a Post-baccalaureate Diploma in Medical Physiology and Pathophysiology, in the Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

THAT Senate approve and recommend to the Board of Governors, a proposal for a Bachelor of Midwifery, in the College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Admissions concerning revised Direct Entry admission requirements for the I.H. Asper School of Business, effective for the Fall 2021 intake.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Admissions concerning revised requirements for the Special Consideration admission category, I.H. Asper School of Business, effective for the Fall 2020 intake.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation concerning a proposed policy on Authorized Withdrawal or Program Withdrawal from the M.D. Program, Max Rady College of Medicine, effective September 1, 2019.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation concerning proposed Essential Skills and Abilities (Technical Standards) for Admission, Promotion and Graduation in the M.Sc. in Genetic Counselling Program, Max Rady College of Medicine, effective September 1, 2019.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Faculty of Council of Graduate Studies on Course, Curriculum and Regulation Changes concerning the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, effective September 1, 2019.

THAT the Senate strongly recommend that the Board of Governors modify its procedures for the presidential search to stipulate that the names of short-listed candidates be made known to the University community, that each short-listed candidate deliver a public presentation to the University community of his or her vision of the University, and that members of the University community be permitted to make submissions to the search committee regarding their assessments of short-listed candidates.