Infolettres – Version anglaise

Newsletter of 7th September, 2021

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

REMDUS Facebook page

Election debat 2021

September 9th from 6pm to 8 pm

Centre culturel of the Université de Sherbrooke

Free admission
Open to all
Live broadcast on Facebook

Limit of 250 persons at the event

Click here for more information (in french only).

Back to school days

Fall semester 2021

Come and pick up your agenda and meet the REMDUS team!

The fall 2021 school year is upon us! The REMDUS team will be present at the Back to School Days on the 3 campuses in order to distribute the agenda and promotional items. Come meet the members of the Comité de direction and the permanent employees and learn more about the services offered by REMDUS!

Main campus (Centre culturel):

  • The back to school days are over. Come get your agenda at our freshly renovated office at the E1-1043 (Pavillon de la vie étudiante)

Longueuil Campus (3rd floor near the Oasis):

  • Tuesday September 7th from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • Saturday September 11st from 10 am to 1 pm

Health campus (Z7 entrance):

  • Tuesday August 25th from 10 am to 2 pm
  • Thursday September 9th from 11 am to 2 pm (REMDUS kiosk)

Click here for more informations about the Back to school days at the Longueuil campus (in french only).

Click here for more informations about the Back to school days at the Health campus (in french only). 

Come and get your reusable menstrual product for free

Find your product that suits you and discover all the advantages for you and the environnemnt to use the reusable products at

Kits available*:
1 kit of 2 reusable pads (3 options)
– 2 regulars
– 1 regular and 1 long
– 1 long and 1 heavy
1 reusable underwaer with 3 inserts (XS to XXXL)
1 cup
1 boyshort (S to XL)

* Limite of 1 kit at your choice per person

Dates :
Main campus : september 8th and 9th, from 11am to 2 pm at the Horizon (E1)
Longueuil campus: September 16th, from 11am to 2 pm athe the Salon étudiant (3rd floor)
Health campus: Coming soon during the week of september 20th

Click here to see the facebook event (in french only)
Click here for more informations (in french only)

Journées Red-Action

Fall semester 2021

New dates have been announced for the Journées Réd-Action in the Fall 2021 semester! Need to write in an environment that promotes concentration and productive writing? Whether you are at the main campus or the Longueuil campus, these days are there for you!

September 10th, 2021 (registration opens on Friday August 27th, 2021!)

  • Main campus
  • Longueuil Campus
  • Free (bring your lunch)!

Next sessions:

  • September 25th
  • October 1st and 30th
  • November 5th and 27th
  • December 3rd

Hurry, places are limited!

Project carried out in collaboration with:

  • Université de Sherbrooke
  • Campus Longueuil de l’Université de Sherbrooke
  • Bibliothèques et archives de l’Université de Sherbrooke
  • Services à la vie étudiante
  • Centre de langues de l’Université de Sherbrooke
  • Centre sportif de l’Université de Sherbrooke
  • Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé

More Journées Red-Action online!

Students registered for the Journées Réd-Action are automatically added to the Red-Action Teams group *

Dates to come for fall 2021!

* Log in from 8:30 am to join the group.

Click here for more informations or for register (in french only).

CFAK 88,3FM needs you!

Main campus only

Would you like to get involved? Are you looking for a job? Join the ranks of the best student group at the University of Sherbrooke! We have the best gang, period. 

Click here to be a volunteer (in french only)

Click here to apply a job (in french only)

Zero waste committee

General meeting elections

Are you interested in the environment as well as the zero waste movement? Do you want to get involved in the University?

Come and discover the UdeS Zero Waste Committee during our 2021 election assembly.

It will take place on Tuesday, September 7th, 2021 at 12 noon in room B1-2018 (Carrefour de l’Information exhibition at the Georges-Cabana pavilion).

You can learn more about the positions to be filled and apply for one of these:

  • Coordinator
  • Coordination assistant (secretary)
  • Responsible for activities and events
  • Communications manager

We can’t wait to see you there to start a new year filled with great zero waste projects!

Are you interested in the environment as well as the zero waste movement? Do you want to get involved in the Université?

Click here to see the Facebook event (in french only).

UdeS public market

Main campus: September 8th, 15th and 29th, 2021 in front of the Georges-Cabana pavilion

Health campus: September 22th, 2021 from 11 am to 2:30 pm between Z5 and Z7

Bring your bags and containers and come stock up on pesto, maple products, granolas, honey, fruits, vegetables, breads and more!

Nearly twenty exhibitors will offer you their products from short food chains, fair trade or even organic farming.

Click here to see the Facebook event (main Campus) (in french only).

Click here to see the Facebook event (Health Campus) (in french only). 

Occasional student employment

250 jobs are still waiting to be filled! 

Enjoy a unique work experience by contributing to the success of the convocation. Several student positions are to be filled from September 19th to 28th, 2021:

  • Reception, information and circulation
  • Gown counter
  • Sustainable developpement team
  • Installation and dismantling of installations
  • and more!

Click here to postulate (french only).
Click here for more informations (french only).

UdeS psychoeducational clinic

10 to 12 years old

(Sherbrooke region only)

Registration opening will be during the week of August 23th!

This free service is intended for 5th and 6th grade children of the Commission scolaire de la Région-de-Sherbrooke (CSRS) and aims to prepare for the transition from elementary to secondary school through individual and group psychoeducational activities. 

  • Activities carried out during 3 pedagogical days (Friday October 9th, Friday November 6th and Friday November 20th)
  • Individual follow-up offered by 3 meetings of 30 minutes each

Click here for more informations and register (10 to 12 years old) (in french only).

Interfaculty spikeball tournament for the benefit of Médecins sans frontières

The student committee Les Amis de Médecins sans frontières (MSF) of the Université de Sherbrooke is proud to invite you to the First Edition of the inter-faculty spikeball tournament for the benefit of Médecins sans frontières, on October 2nd and 3rd, 2021. Come and play. for the cause, and for the glory! For only $ 26 per team of 2 players, get door prizes and have a chance to win several tempting prizes, including several draws and a grand prize valued at $ 250 (minimum)!

Register quickly, because the draws start on Monday, September 6, 2021!

All the details on the Facebook event « Tournoi de Roundnet (« spikeball ») au profit de Médecins sans frontières (MSF)« .

Click here to see the Facebook event (in french only).

6th edition of PAINtalks

It is now possible to register for the 6th edition of PAINtalks!

The 6th edition of the PAINtalks of the Réseau Québécois des Étudiants-Chercheurs sur la Douleur (RQECD) will take place on November 5th in the salle des promotions in Quebec City. So far, the event is expected to be in a hybrid format, meaning that there will be listeners on site and the evening will also be webcast.

What is PAINtalks?

The PAINtalks is an evening of popularized conferences on the theme of pain. It is a bilingual, free and open to all, which is inspired by the TED presentation formula. Speakers are invited to submit their candidacy to present at the evening in order to communicate their research.

Click here for more informations.

Green Grocery store on the main campus!

Since the winter 2021 semester, a team of students have been working hard to create an ecological and responsible grocery store on campus for the university community. As a non-profit organization, the structure will allow a supply of bulk, local, organic and fair trade products at low prices!

The student team is doing market research right now. Offer your comments and indicate your needs using the form below.

For more information or if you would like to join the team, go to the project’s Facebook page (

Click here to complete the survey (in french only).

Online consultation for the Longueuil transport network (RTL)

Longueuil campus only

Notice to users of the Longueuil transport network (RTL), you are invited to participate in the online consultation on the revision of the bus network. Over the past year, all of the information received during the first consultations has been consolidated to rethink the RTL’s public transport network.

The RTL now wants to ensure that the various scenarios proposed respond well to the needs and comments expressed.

To view the proposed changes, go to the new citizen consultation platform at

Deadline to participate: September 30th, 2021

Come and make your voice heard by participating in the consultation!

Click here to participate the meeting.

Accélérateur entrepreneurial Desjardins (AED) of UdeS workshop – Design your dream life!

On September 8th, come and pursue your dreams and meet inspiring people!

During the Design Your Dream Life workshop, you will have the chance to explore the following questions:

  • What would you like to accomplish during and after your studies?
  • What are the ways to get involved in projects that inspire you deeply?
  • What meaning do you want to give to your life?
  • In what ways can you align your life with your values?

On the program: exploratory activities and interactions between students that will help you identify your interests, your strengths and the causes that make you vibrate and thus transpose them into future personal, professional and academic opportunities!

Places are limited, so register today!

Click here to see the Facebook event (in french only).

Click here to register (in french only).

Free webinar for international students!

Money management made easy

We know that studying abroad often raises questions, especially when it comes to finances.
Join our online conferences and discover our tips to demystify the sound management of your money in Canada!
Click here to register (english only).

Thank you and have a great week!