Three Quebec institutions are celebrating new infrastructure and funding to support their research efforts. The Université de Sherbrooke has celebrated the construction of a new building that will house the institution’s Institut quantique facilities. The new $13M building features state-of-the-art scientific equipment, laboratories, and unique workspaces. Université du Québec à Chicoutimi has announced the creation of a regional research observatory that will focus on the boreal forest and the forest ecosystems in Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean. The incubateur MT Lab at Université du Québec à Montréal has also received a $500K grant over two years to help build bridges between start-ups and the tourism industry and make Quebec a more attractive and competitive player on the international tourism market. UQAC| UQAM| USherbrooke Note: Archived stories may contain dead links or be missing source links.