Board of Governors Motions for November 21, 2017


The following motions were approved by the Board of Governors at the November 21, 2017 meeting:


Motions Approved in Open Session:

THAT the Board of Governors approve nine new offers, sixteen amended offers, and the withdrawal of two offers, as set out in Appendix A of the Report of the Senate Committee on Awards [dated August 24, 2017].

THAT the Board of Governors approve seven new offers and five amended offers, as set out in Appendix A of the Report of the Senate Committee on Awards – Part B [dated June 26, 2017].

THAT the Board of Governors approve three new offers, eight amended offers, and the withdrawal of three offers, as set out in Appendix A of the Report of the Senate Committee on Awards – Part A [dated September 22, 2017].

THAT the Board of Governors approve one new offer, as set out in Appendix A of the Report of the Senate Committee on Awards – Part B [dated September 22, 2017].

THAT the Board of Governors approve a proposal to revise the name of the Department of English, Film, and Theatre, to the “Department of English, Theatre, Film & Media” [as recommended by Senate on November 1, 2017].

THAT the Board of Governors approve a proposal to revise the name of the Department of Sociology, to the “Department of Sociology and Criminology” [as recommended by Senate on November 1, 2017].

THAT the Board of Governors approve a proposal to revise the name of the Department of Anesthesia to the “Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine,” [as recommended by Senate on October 4, 2017].


The Board received for information the following items:

The President’s Report

Report of the Senate Committee on Academic Review

Implementation of the M.Sc. in Prosthodontics

Closure of Bachelor of Human Ecology (General)

Temporary Suspension of Admissions to Integrated Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Education Program

Extension of Suspension of Admissions to Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

Temporary Increases to Admission Targets for the 2017/2018 Academic Year RE: I.H. Asper School of Business and Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

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