The following motions were approved by Senate at its meeting on October 4, 2017:
THAT the candidate recommended for a degree 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 October 6, 2017.
THAT the report on medals and prizes provided to the University Secretary be approved by Senate.
THAT Senate approve:
THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on June 21, 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 June 26, 2017].
THAT Senate recommend that the Board of Governors approve a proposal to change the name of the Department of Anesthesia, in the Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, to the “Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine,” effective January 1, 2018.
THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Nominations [dated September 22, 2017].
THAT Senate approve the nomination of Dr. Mary-Jo Romaniuk, University Librarian, to serve as the representative of the Senate of the University of Manitoba on the Public Library Advisory Board of the Province of Manitoba, for a three-year term.