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  Laval University - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Laval University (Université Laval) is one of Canada's leading universities.
It is located in the Sainte-Foy borough of Quebec City, Quebec (and not in the city of Laval, a suburb of Montreal, as is sometimes assumed).
As of 2002, Laval University has over 350 programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and 36,000 students, 20 per cent of whom are at the graduate level.
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 Université Laval - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is located in the Sainte-Foy borough of Quebec City, Quebec (and not in the Montreal suburb of Laval as is sometimes assumed).
Laval University was the first institution in North America to offer higher education in French.
As of 2002, Laval University has over 350 programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and 36,000 students, 20 per cent of whom are at the graduate level.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Laval_University   (434 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Laval University of Quebec
The University of Laval was founded in 1852 by the Seminary of Quebec; the royal charter granted to it by Queen Victoria was signed at Westminster, 8 December, 1852.
Conformably to a decision of the Sacred Congregation of Propaganda, dated 1 February, 1876, an extension of the faculties of the university was made in favour of Montreal, the archbishop of which was named vice-chancellor of the university.
The principal building of the University at Quebec, generally called Laval university, is that in which the courses in law and arts are held and in which the museums and the library are located.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It is located in Quebec City, Quebec (not Laval, a suburb of Montreal, as some mistakenly suppose).
Apart from being Canada's first university, Laval University was also the very first institution in North America to offer higher education in French.
As of 2002, Laval University has over 350 programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and 36,000 students, 20% of whom are at the graduate level.
www.informationgenius.com /encyclopedia/l/la/laval_university.html   (279 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Laval University, Canada (Colleges, Canadian) - Encyclopedia
Laval University, at Quebec, Que., Canada; Roman Catholic, coeducational, French language; chartered 1852, an outgrowth of a seminary established 1663 by Bishop Laval.
In 1876 a branch was established in Montreal, which in 1919 became independent as the Univ. of Montreal.
Laval has faculties of administration, agriculture, arts, education, forestry, law, letters, medicine, philosophy, sciences and engineering, social sciences, and theology.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/L/LavalUni.html   (196 words)

  
 Laval University --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia
Laval's predecessor institution, the Seminary of Quebec, considered the first Canadian institution of higher learning, was founded by François de Montmorency Laval, first Roman Catholic bishop of Quebec, in 1663.
Queen Victoria granted the seminary a university charter in 1852, and it was...
Two levels of higher education exist in Canada: degree-granting schools—which are the universities; and nondegree-granting institutions—community colleges, technical schools, colleges of agriculture, colleges of art, and schools of nursing.
www.britannica.com /ebi/article-9314673?tocId=9314673   (744 words)

  
 Laval takes home Shrine Bowl - The Concordian - Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
They were coming off of a rather sound trouncing at the hands of the revitalized Universitié de Montréal Carabins, and were looking to prove that they simply had a bad game.
On the flip side, the Rouge et Or wanted nothing more than to prove they were still the team to beat in Quebec, and that their rivalry with Concordia was only a figment of the Stinger faithful's imagination.
Laval's, Jeronimo Huerta-Flores was the lone mark of consistency, rushing for 134 of his game high 196 yards, in the first frame.
www.theconcordian.com /news/2004/11/03/Sports/Laval.Takes.Home.Shrine.Bowl-792269.shtml   (594 words)

  
 WKU News Releases
Laval, located in Quebec City, is one of the top schools in Canada and has a student population of 35,000.
Parker said several students at Laval expressed an interest in spending a semester at Western to learn more about American business while the American students said that given the chance they would return for a semester at Laval.
After the work was concluded, the students attended a graduation lunch and received certificates from Laval University for the participation in the program.
www.wku.edu /news/releases05/june/laval.html   (536 words)

  
 Canada's Year of Asia Pacific - Agri-food Team Canada Trade Mission Corporate Profiles English
Located in the heart of Québec's historic capital city, tracing its origins back to 1663, Laval University was Canada's very first university and has grown to become one of Canada's leading institutions of higher learning.
In terms of students, the Faculty of Agriculture and Food at Laval University is the second largest in Canada and the second largest worldwide in the French-language community.
The University of Guelph, a mid-sized institution with student enrolment of 12,000, comprises the Ontario Agricultural College, the Ontario Veterinary College and Colleges of Arts, Biological Sciences, Family and Consumer Studies, Physical Science and Engineering, and Social Science.
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 Université Laval
Université Laval traces its origins back to 1663, when Monseigneur François de Laval, the first bishop of New France, founded the Séminaire de Québec with the authorization of the King of France, Louis XIV.
As Canada's first university, Université Laval was the first institution in North America to offer higher education in French.
Students are housed in one of four residence halls on the Laval campus, alongside native French speakers.
www.georgetown.edu /programs/oip/os/sites/canada/laval.htm   (317 words)

  
 Programs - Office for Study Abroad - International Programs - The University of Iowa
The CIC program is affiliated with Laval University's Cours d'été pour non-francophones, which has earned an outstanding reputation for French language instruction during the last fifty years.
The group is accompanied in Quebec by a resident director from one of the participating CIC universities.
Courses at the Université Laval are designed to meet the needs of all the students of the French language, from the beginner to the advanced learner.
www.uiowa.edu /~uiabroad/programs/canada_quebec.htm   (821 words)

  
 Business Wire: Laval University Hospital Selects the NovaSure ... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Novacept, Inc., today announced Laval University Hospital, one of the largest hospitals in Quebec City, has selected the NovaSure(TM) System as its endometrial ablation treatment of choice for treating women suffering from excessive menstrual bleeding due to benign causes.
Laval University Hospital works to provide premier healthcare services to some of the 800,000 citizens of Quebec City.
Laval University is home to a large fundamental clinical research facility from molecular endocrinology to the investigation and treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?docid=1G1:80877861&refid=ink_tptd_g1   (602 words)

  
 Laval - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A university in Quebec City: see Laval University
Laval is also part of the name of several communes of France:
This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Laval   (155 words)

  
 Study Abroad and Exchanges - French Immersion in Quebec City, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Universite Laval is North America's oldest French-language university.
Universite Laval is located on a modern, spacious campus in the prosperous suburb of Sainte-Foy, a short distance from the walls of Vieux-Quebec (Old Quebec).
Three types of accommodation are available: homestays with francophones, off-campus apartments, and on-campus housing in the University Residences.
www.plattsburgh.edu /academics/studyabroad/canada/laval.php   (433 words)

  
 James T. McCusker, Inc. - News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Each stamp in the 2002 university series shows an image of a significant building from the campus, the university’s coat of arms and a vignette illustrating an activity associated with the university.
The Université Laval stamp is the second of four 48¢ Canadian commemorative stamps this year that will honor important anniversaries at Canadian institutions of higher education.
Université Laval offers more than 350 programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and is considered one of the province’s most respected institutions, ranking among Canada’s top ten research universities.
www.jamesmccusker.com /news/article.cfm?id=245   (524 words)

  
 CANOE -- SLAM! Sports - CIS - Laval wins a strange one
Riding the top defence in Canadian university football, the Laval Rouge et Or won the lowest scoring Vanier Cup in the game's 40-year history with two rouges, a field goal and a conceded safety.
In a game that was about as exciting as watching an NHL lockout update on TSN, the Rouge et Or defended their national title with a 7-1 win over the Saskatchewan Huskies before an announced crowd of 14,227 yesterday at Ivor Wynne Stadium here in Hamilton.
Laval erupted for all seven of its points in the second half, erasing the Huskies' huge 1-0 halftime lead.
slam.canoe.ca /Slam/CIS/2004/11/28/738633.html   (502 words)

  
 Petition to the Director of Laval University : Azzedine Mansour Case   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
On Wednesday October 13, 1999, the Discipline Committee of Laval University met at 1:30 PM in the office of the General Secretary, Room 2183, Jean Charles Bonenfant Building, to examine a complaint of an academic nature against the student Azzedine Mansour.
It was only a few minutes later that, thanks to the intervention of personal external to Laval University, that the University' security service and the specialized services of the CHUL (Hospital of the Laval University) took care of the student.
We, the undersigned, ask the authorities of Laval University to hold a public investigation and to sanction, if necessary, the unworthy behavior of the members of the Discipline Committee who caused, directly or indirectly, the outcome of this situation.
www.iquebec.com /boughida/en   (496 words)

  
 Laval University Robotics Laboratory
The Laval University Robotics Laboratory is part of the Mechanical Engineering Department of the Faculty of Science and Engineering.
Laval University is located in Quebec City, the capital of the province of Quebec, the heart of French North America.
The University was founded in 1852, and its origins go back to 1663.
wwwrobot.gmc.ulaval.ca /home_ang.html   (274 words)

  
 MTO 6.2: Employment Listings
University of Zurich: Professor in Ethnomusicology and Social Anthropology
As Canada's first university, Universite Laval was the very first place in North America to offer higher education in French.
Universite Laval hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity.
www.societymusictheory.org /mto/issues/mto.00.6.2/job.6.2.html   (851 words)

  
 Pianists' Four Kinds of Memory
Despite our awareness that microanalysis is a common practice in the work of a pianist's memorization, this segment of conceptual memory has never been the subject of a systematic study.
His students have won prestigious awards such as the prix d'Europe 1998, first prize in the MSO competition in 2000, and first prize in the competition of the Fédération des professeurs de musique du Canada in 2001 and 2003.
He is currently pursuing a doctorate in music education at Laval University under Marie-Michèle Boulet.
www.scena.org /lsm/sm9-3/pianiste-en.htm   (908 words)

  
 Iowa Hosts Laval University in Final Exhibition :: Iowa to host team from Canada Sunday afternoon
Laval University has posted an 8-3 record this season, as the season begins earlier in Canada than the United States.
Those rules include a three-point line that is 20 feet, six inches, nine inches behind the normal college three point distance; a free-throw lane that is widened by one and 1/2-feet on each side; and, placing a restricted area arc which is to be two feet from the center of the basket ring.
Former University of Iowa center Jared Reiner has made the final roster as the Chicago Bulls begin the 2004-05 NBA season.
www.cstv.com /sports/m-baskbl/stories/111104abm.html   (4105 words)

  
 News on Laval, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Laval University's Louis Fortier, who is coordinating the scientific study, said the expedition may not have been possible had researchers not inherited an old...
The study was conducted by researchers from the University of Alberta and Acadia, Laval and Queen's universities, and was administered by the council of...
Laval police have arrested one man and are looking for two others in what they suspect is a ring of thieves who use sophisticated equipment to record the...
canada.daylightonline.com /Laval.html   (8821 words)

  
 CBC - Canada Votes 2004
This riding is located in the central part of the city of Laval, on Île Jésus, north of Montreal.
This riding was created in the 2004 redistribution from 70 per cent of Laval Centre and 17 per cent of Laval West.
Graduate diploma in fiscal law from the University of Sherbrooke.
www.cbc.ca /canadavotes/riding/064   (719 words)

  
 NCAA Division I Baseball - CBS SportsLine.com
The 15 runs are the second-most runs ever scored against LSU in the CWS and tied for the most overall in the last 3 1/2 years.
Raymond "Smoke" Laval is 135-63-1 in three seasons in Baton Rouge.
Laval tried his best, briefly arguing with umpires after Melillo was allowed back in the game.
www.sportsline.com /collegebaseball/story/7440452   (1055 words)

  
 About Laval University... - www.ezboard.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Seeing how there's been a few questions about the University and its programme, i figured i'd post up a few things to clarify it as best i can.
1) Laval University is situated in the beautiful city of Quebec.
Thus the distribution of classes will be different and you'll also have to fit in optional classes (which students from university are credited).
p090.ezboard.com /fpremed101frm45.showMessage?topicID=13.topic   (662 words)

  
 CTV.ca | Laval wins its second straight Vanier Cup
The stingiest team in Canadian university football put on one of the most dominating defensive performances in the game's history, forcing eight turnovers Saturday to claim its second straight title with a 7-1 victory over the Saskatchewan Huskies.
Leblanc and Jeronimo Huerta-Flores added singles in the fourth quarter and the Huskies conceded a safety to Laval, which has won three championships in six years and must now be considered the top program in Canada.
Laval's defence surrendered just 34 of the team's 66 points against in the regular season.
www.ctv.ca /servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/1101606767116_18/?hub%3DCanada   (990 words)

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