Infolettres – Version anglaise

Newsletter of 22th September, 2020

Stay informed about projects, activities and services offered and important dates to remember!

REMDUS Facebook page

Back to school contest

REMDUS is back with its traditional group insurance contest‼ ️ How to participate : 

  1. Like the contest’s post on REMDUS Facebook page.
  2. Tag another REMDUS member in the comments

Prices offered: the equivalent of 5 annual individual insurance groos written premiums.

Deadline to participate: October 16th, 2020

Click here to participate (French only).

Get your mask!

Make an appointment by wirting to :

One (1) mask per person! Offered to the REMDUS members only!

Don’t forget! REMDUS’s team is working from home

Just a remind that the REMDUS’s team is working from home during this Fall semester! Need a face-to-face meeting?

Make an appointment with us:
  • 819-821-7968
What about the Bureau des droits étudiants for academic issues: 
  • 819-821-7968 ext. 2
Don’t forget to put your mask on, wash your hands and keep a safe distance of 2 meters betwwen person! 

Discover the ASEQ health and dental insurance plan

REMDUS Members have access to the Health and Dental Care insurance Plan administered by ASEQ during your graduate studies.

How do I know if I am covered by the plan? Check your student bill to see if the fees are there.

What protections are offered? The plan includes coverage for health care (including certain drugs), dental care and travel coverage. All details can be found on the ASEQ website.

I am covered by another plan: It is possible to combine the 2 plans in order to obtain up to 100% coverage!

I am an international student, am I covered by the plan? As an international student, you are covered by the dental plan. The health care portion is provided by USherbrooke International.

Do you have a RAMQ card? You can request a complementary health care component from ASEQ.

Can we make modifications to the insurance plan? Yes. Whether it’s to add a family member or partially or completely opt out of the plan, make these changes before the deadline. Watch your emails! An information e-mail is there containing all the necessary information.

Deadline for the modification period: October 15th, 2020

Questions? Do you want to make a claim, but you don’t know how to do it? Are you going on an essential trip and want to know more about your travel cover? Contact ASEQ:

  • B5-007-4 (Multifunctional pavilion)
  • 1 833-679-0079 (Toll free)
  • 514-687-6987 (Montreal region)
  • Chat offered on the ASEQ website

Click here for more informaitons (french only). Click here to see the video introducing the insurance group plan (French only). 

Survey on reusable menstrual protection usage habits

Notice to those interested! Here is a survey to complete on your reusable menstrual protection usage habits created by a REMDUS member. This survey will only take a few minutes to complete!

Deadline to complete the survey: October 31st, 2020

Click here to complete the surey (French only).

PAINtalks 5th edition

You are invited to the 5th edition of PAINtalks, a free event open to the public and bilingual

November 13th, 2020 at 5 pm

Granada Theater in Sherbrooke

Registration will begin September 28th at 12pm. EDT through November 12th, 2020 at 5:00 pm EDT. Due to physical distance rules, places are LIMITED and participants from Sherbrooke will be preferred.

The 5th edition of PAINtalks will be held this fall at the Granada Theater in Sherbrooke. The event will be a unique opportunity to discover everything that innovates and inspires in the field of pain. Come to an educational evening hosted by passionate researchers, clinicians, student-researchers and patients.

Click here for more informations (French only).

Click here to get tickets (From september).

IVADO Virtual fair for internships and jobs in digital intelligence

Since 2018, IVADO has been organizing its Digital Intelligence Internship and Jobs Fair twice a year, in order to facilitate meetings between internship / job candidates and the digital intelligence ecosystem. This edition will be held for the first time in virtual mode.

This day is the opportunity to virtually meet representatives of various companies and organizations that are members and partners of IVADO and to learn about the internship and job opportunities available to them, in their areas of interest.

September 30th from 10 am to 3 pm

SVI online platform (Salon virtuel interactif)

Free admission!

Update your C.V. and trade with the companies of your choice!

Click here to see the Facebook event.

Click here to register the event.

Click here for more informations. 

Public market at the UdeS – Main campus

The community of the Université de Sherbrooke are invited to a public market.

Wednesday, September 9th, 16th and 23rd , from 11:30am to 3:30pm.

In for of the Georges-Cabana Pavillion

Pesto, maple products, granolas, honey, fruits, vegetables, bread and more! About 20 exhibitors are here to offer local products, fair-trade or bio products.

Don’t forget to bring your bags and container!

Estrie Foundation for the Environment

Eastern Townships Environmental Excellence Award 27th edition

The Fondation estrienne en environnement (FEE) is officially relaunching its 2020 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS, which had been put on hold since the pandemic. The FEE wishes to highlight the most inspiring environmental initiatives in the Eastern Townships and present them at the next Environmental Excellence Awards Gala to be held in January 2021 in virtual form.

Anyone, elementary school, high school, organization or business, municipality, agricultural enterprise that makes a remarkable contribution to environmental development in the Eastern Townships can apply in one of the eligible categories.

Click here for more informations or to get acces to the form (French only).

Thank you and have a great week!