The Vice-President, Academic & Provost Nominating Committee is requesting input from the community with respect to filling the position of Vice-President, Academic & Provost. All members of the community may convey their views on matters concerning the position, and this feedback will be used by the committee to inform its work in assessing candidates.
Two Senate by-elections are currently underway to fill vacancies on Senate: faculty-at-large representative and graduate student representative. Eligible voters have been emailed electronic ballots. The by-elections will close on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Please see the Nominations and Elections website for more details.
The office of the Secretariat is pleased to announce that Kathy Winter will assume the role of Privacy Officer and Assistant University Secretary effective 8 September 2017. Kathy has worked at the University for 17 years in Counselling Services and Health Services. A licensed clinical psychologist, Kathy brings to her new role a strong foundation of experience in matters related to privacy and access to information.
This is to inform you that the Responsible Investing Working Group, constituted by the Board of Governors, is now in place and has held its first meeting. The terms of reference for the working group is provided below.
Effective January, 2017, the Secretariat & Office of General Counsel were divided into two distinct offices. At the time of the division, the Policy Renewal Project (the Project) was put on hold in order to allow the offices time to adjust to the split.
The Project is back, with the Secretariat continuing to manage the library of policies, procedures and guidelines across the University.