20111118 Recent Senate Announcements

***Sent on behalf of Dr. Gavin Stuart***

I would like to inform you of some recent approvals by Senate so that you may update your records as appropriate.

At the September 14, 2011 Meeting, Senate approved the following:

· The merger of the School of Environmental Health into the School of Population and Public Health

· Recognition of the Life Sciences Institute, the Child and Family Research Institute, the Providence Health Care Research Institute, and the Vancouver Coastal Research Institute as UBC Research Institutes

· The name change of James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre to the UBC James Hogg Research Centre

Thank you.