Senate Motions for March 1, 2017


The following motions were approved by Senate at its meeting on March 1, 2017:


THAT the candidate recommended for a degree notwithstanding a deficiency be approved.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Executive Committee of the Faculty of Graduate Studies on Course and Curriculum Changes RE: Asper School of Business, College of Nursing, Department of Plant Science, and the Faculty of Graduate Studies [January 25, 2017].

THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on February 1, 2017 be approved as circulated.

THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Awards – Part B [dated January 24, 2017].

THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve a proposal for a Master of Science in Prosthodontics, College of Dentistry.

THAT Senate approve the articulation agreement between the University of Manitoba, I.H. Asper School of Business, and Red River College, concerning advanced standing for graduates of the Diploma in Business Administration in the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree, as amended, for a five-year term effective September 1, 2017.

THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Curriculum and Course Changes regarding the Closure of the Bachelor of Human Ecology (General) Degree, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve a proposal to merge the Department of Food Science and the Department of Human Nutritional Sciences to form the Department of Food and Human Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, effective July 1, 2017.