Université de Sherbrooke

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Oct 04, 2019, 11:00 ET The Université de Sherbrooke inaugurates its Fab Lab - Another step to creating one of the most vibrant communities of creatives in Quebec!

SHERBROOKE, QC, Oct. 4, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fab Lab – Fondation Huguette et Jean-Louis Fontaine of the Université de Sherbrooke is ready to open its doors to a creative and inventive community of ...


Aug 19, 2019, 13:36 ET Serge Savard creates a $5M fund for student athletes at the Université de Sherbrooke

SHERBROOKE, QC, Aug. 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Studying the Civil Code between two football practices, getting up at the crack of dawn for a soccer practice while thinking about a critical exam in a...


May 23, 2019, 17:14 ET One-of-a-kind research facilities in Canada - The Université de Sherbrooke inaugurates its solar park

SHERBROOKE, QC, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - With today's inauguration of the largest solar park in Canada dedicated to applied research, the Université de Sherbrooke is launching close collaborations with...


May 01, 2019, 11:00 ET Research in Mass Spectrometry : a Tool for Personalized Health Care

SHERBROOKE WELCOMES THE FIRST WATERS CENTRE OF INNOVATION IN CANADA SHERBROOKE, QC, May 1, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Waters Corporation inaugurates the first ever Centre of Innovation for Mass Spectrometry ...


Apr 24, 2019, 07:00 ET Catherine B. Bachand to head the Foundation of the Université de Sherbrooke

SHERBROOKE, QC, April 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Université de Sherbrooke announces the appointment of Catherine B. Bachand as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation of the ...


Feb 07, 2019, 12:50 ET Published collaboration of Université de Sherbrooke and Bishop's - The « grandmother effect » : more children who lived longer

SHERBROOKE, QC, Feb. 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - From a biological perspective, menopause in women is puzzling: in comparison to what is observed in other species, it occurs much earlier, long before the...


Nov 02, 2018, 11:44 ET National Bank Donates $2.4M to the Université de Sherbrooke

Propelling young entrepreneurs to new heights SHERBROOKE, QC, Nov. 1, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Creating a technology company is a demanding process. As is often the case, young entrepreneurs are faced...


Oct 18, 2018, 17:33 ET Completion of the Promising Futures, Shared Passions Major Campaign - The Université de Sherbrooke Amasses More Than $115M

SHERBROOKE, QC, Oct. 18, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Université de Sherbrooke announced today the completion of its sixth major fund-raising campaign with the theme Promising Futures, Shared Passions....


Sep 18, 2018, 12:32 ET The Royal Society of Canada presents its awards - The Rutherford Memorial Medal in Physics for Alexandre Blais

SHERBROOKE, QC, Sept. 18, 2018 The Royal Society of Canada announced its award recipients. So, in mid-November, Professor Alexandre Blais of the Physics Department and Director of the Institut...


May 23, 2018, 12:20 ET New Medical Cannabis Research Chair - Studying cannabis plants to find new therapeutic avenues

SHERBROOKE, QC, May 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - If cannabis is a known and recognizable plant, the fact remains that all of its secrets are not yet revealed. While North American society is facing an...


May 17, 2018, 16:11 ET The Université de Sherbrooke combines technology and research to promote student academic success

BMO Financial Group donates $600,000 SHERBROOKE, QC, May 17, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Key actor in promoting student academic success for nearly 30 years, the Faculty of Education at the Université de...


Feb 23, 2018, 12:09 ET A World First: A UNESCO Chair on the Prevention of Radicalization and Violent Extremism

SHERBROOKE, QC, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - A world first, the UNESCO Chair on the Prevention of Radicalization and Violent Extremism (UNESCO-PREV Chair) was inaugurated today at Université de...


Feb 22, 2018, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - A World First: A UNESCO Chair on the Prevention of Radicalization and Violent Extremism/

SHERBROOKE, QC, Feb. 20, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Are youth aware of the dangers of hate speech? Has awareness of its persuasive powers been communicated in schools? Do parents of radicalized youth have...


Feb 20, 2018, 07:30 ET Media Invitation - A World First: A UNESCO Chair on the Prevention of Radicalization and Violent Extremism

SHERBROOKE, QC, Feb. 20, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Are youth aware of the dangers of hate speech? Has awareness of its persuasive powers been communicated in schools? Do parents of radicalized youth have...


Dec 06, 2017, 12:59 ET The Université de Sherbrooke is deploying a mobile clinic promoting student success

Thanks to a $500,000 contribution from TD Bank Group SHERBROOKE, QC, Dec. 6, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - As the result of a $500,000 donation from TD Bank Group, in 2018, the Université de Sherbrooke will...


Dec 06, 2017, 11:19 ET Medical imaging| Nature Communications - A vast group of Canadian researchers discover "traffic jams" in the brain

SHERBROOKE, QC, Dec. 6, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - When the world's best minds on brain imaging get together, it can lead to extraordinary scientific discoveries. A group of 20 international research teams...


Nov 29, 2017, 13:20 ET New Research Chair in Neuroinformatics - Expanding knowledge of the brain to new heights

SHERBROOKE, QC, Nov. 29, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - While our knowledge about the brain is still in its infancy, neuroinformatics could rocket our understanding to heights completely out of our reach....


Nov 16, 2017, 12:24 ET Prostate Cancer: Université de Sherbrooke Researchers Make Major Breakthrough

SHERBROOKE, QC, Nov. 16, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Prostate cancer, the most common cancer in men, affects one out of seven Canadian men. Professor Robert Day and his team have just discovered a major...


Oct 13, 2017, 13:00 ET Maclean's 2018 University Rankings - Sherbrooke: Ranked # 1 in Canada for Student Satisfaction

SHERBROOKE, QC, Oct. 13, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - For the second consecutive year, Bishop's University and the Université de Sherbrooke have been ranked highest for student satisfaction, placing...


Jul 04, 2017, 15:20 ET Human evolutionary changes can impact population size

Study published in Nature Communications SHERBROOKE, QC, July 4, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - There is an often-heard claim that modern humans have stopped evolving as a result of the technological and...


May 12, 2017, 12:10 ET Promising Futures, Shared Passions Major Campaign - The Université de Sherbrooke amasses $95,8M

SHERBROOKE, QC, May 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Training tomorrow's entrepreneurs better, stimulating student ingenuity, boosting neuroinformatics research to benefit patients, offering support services...


Feb 23, 2017, 17:06 ET Recent Breakthroughs by Endocrinologist André Carpentier - A Novel Look at a Unique Tissue: Brown Adipose Tissue

SHERBROOKE, QC, Feb. 23, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Up to recently, brown adipose tissue (also known as brown fat) and its impacts on the human body were poorly understood. We long believed that brown...


Jan 20, 2017, 10:52 ET Computer Security - A Student Uncovers and Tracks Down Cybercriminals

SHERBROOKE, QC, Jan. 20, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - When Philippe-Antoine Plante was browsing on the Internet on January 13, he visited the site of a PME. The pages, however, didn't display properly and a...


Nov 17, 2016, 10:25 ET According to the 2016 ranking by Canada's Top 50 Research Universities - The Université de Sherbrooke heads the list for research-income growth

SHERBROOKE, QC, Nov. 17, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - According to the 2016 ranking by Canada's Top 50 Research Universities published by Research Infosource, the Université de Sherbrooke ranks first in...


Jun 14, 2016, 10:50 ET Integrated palliative care and end-of-life care: The Université de Sherbrooke presents a new training approach

SHERBROOKE, QC, June 14, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - With the entry into force of the Act Respecting End-of-Life Care, health care professionals are facing new challenges. To adequately meet the needs of...