Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois and Students Stand in Opposition to the Minister of Education

Montreal, May 25, 2018 – Student representatives from the Quebec Student Union (QSU) and the Quebec Confederation for Engineering Student Outreach (QCESO), Guillaume Lecorps and Wendy Vasquez, joined the spokesperson for Québec Solidaire, Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois, to press the Minister of Higher Education, Hélène David, to withdraw her proposal to deregulate tuition fees for international students. […]

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The Quebec Student Union is appalled by the deregulation of tuition fees for international students and its announcement during the summer break

MONTREAL, May 15, 2018 – The Quebec Student Union (QSU) is outraged that the Minister of Higher Education, Hélène David, would take advantage of the summer break to announce a massive deregulation of tuition fees for international students as quietly as possible. It is unacceptable that it had to learn of the Minister’s plan to give universities the […]

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Students pleased to see government announce new funding for research, student employment and campus safety

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2018 – The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) and the Quebec Student Union (QSU) are pleased to see Budget 2018 commit the government to significant long-term funding for early career researchers, student work opportunities and the development of a national approach to addressing sexual violence on campus. These investments, […]

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May 10, 2017 – CASA and Quebec Student Union Strike Partnership, Commit to Working Together on Common Post-Secondary Student Issues

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Montreal, may 10, 2017 -The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) and the Quebec Student Union (QSU) are proud to announce a new partnership that will bring a truly national student voice to Ottawa for the first time in 40 years. This partnership will strengthen federal advocacy efforts for both organizations and, […]

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11 juillet 2016 – Conseil des Universités : L’Union étudiante du Québec met en garde Claude Corbo d’exclure les étudiants et étudiantes.

POUR DIFFUSION IMMÉDIATE Montréal, 11 juillet 2016 — C’est avec prudence que l’Union étudiante du Québec (UEQ) accueille l’annonce de la ministre David de mandater M. Corbo pour implanter un Conseil des Universités. Bien que le Conseil soit une revendication de longue date du milieu étudiant, l’UEQ rappelle son désaccord quant à certaines conclusions du […]

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February 2th 2016 – The Quebec Student Union demands the Prime Minister to cancel the planned cuts in the university system for the next budget.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Montreal, February 2, 2016 The Premier has the university community in his crosshairs, and the Quebec Student Union demands that the government cancel the planned cuts in the upcoming budget. The Quebec Student Union was alarmed to discover in La Presse that the Couillard government plans not only to again slash university […]

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March 17th 2016 – 2016-2017 Budget: The Quebec Student Union is outraged by the meagre reinvestments in higher education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17th 2016 The Quebec Student Union is outraged by meagre reinvestment made in the university network, as announced in the 2016-2017 budget. The funds allocated to universities are even insufficient to cover the spending increases made by the government since the onset of the liberal term in office. “Today, the government […]

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