Quebec, University of

Quebec, University of,

administrative center at Sainte Foy, Que., Canada; provincially supported; French language; founded 1968. Its largest campus is at Montreal and there are also campuses at Trois Rivières, Chicoutimi, Rimouski, Gatineau, and Rouyn. The university maintains a school of advanced technology at Montreal, an oceanography center at Rimouski, and a gerontological institute at Hull. A popular distance-learning program, the Télé-Université (1972), is run from Sainte-Foy.
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As she investigated the effects of the mining industry on the town of Asbestos, Quebec, University of Western Ontario history student Jessica van Horssen was looking for ways to give something back to the people whose stories she was telling.