MONTREAL, Dec. 5, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - McGill University welcomed today
the adoption of the law on the ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur,
de la Recherche, de la Science et de la Technologie (MESRST), which
will allow the official creation of the ministry.
« We see in the creation of the MESRST a powerful signal of the
government's commitment toward post-secondary education, as well as a
recognition of the crucial role of university-level institutions in
research and innovation," said Prof. Suzanne Fortier, Principal and
Vice-Chancellor of McGill.
« Furthermore, we are delighted that the bill was adopted unanimously, a
sign that all parties share a common goal in helping Quebec
universities thrive », concluded Prof. Fortier.
SOURCE: McGill University
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