Current Issue: Friday, October 16th, 2020

Interrobang
Subscribe to the Interrobang Newsletter

Interrobang Archives

Interrobang issue for Monday, December 5th, 2005

News

Interrobang

Ontario international students job prospects growing thanks to agreement
International students will soon be eligible to work their way through college, now that the Ontario government has agreed to allow foreign scholars to find employment outside of their educational institutions. On November 28, Joe Volpe, Minister of... Read more

Interrobang

F.A.T.S. Knows!
Getting your grades and your Fall 2005 Academic Standing If you are a day school student and your classes end on December 9, your final grades for this term will be available on WebAdvisor December 22. (You may see grades posted on Fanshawe On-Line... Read more

Interrobang

Crimestoppers weekly update
Holiday Driving London and District Crime Stoppers along with the London Police Service urge all Londoners to use extra caution when driving this holiday season. We all know drinking and driving doesn't mix. Unfortunately, impaired drivers will... Read more

Interrobang

Thwarting thieves over the holidays
The Housing Mediation Service, in the Student Success Centre (F2010), provides information to help students, landlords and neighbours with issues around living in the London community. There are two main issues that students face when approaching De... Read more

Interrobang

Exec Corner: Merry Christmas, Fanshawe!
Holidays can be the most exciting time of the year; spending time with family and friends, sharing the spirit of the season, and showing appreciation through gifts of all kinds. Not that I need to mention it, but the receiving of gifts doesn't hu... Read more

Interrobang

Faux fir: the fake Christmas tree
Every December holiday traditionalists and new age modernists duke it out over what type of greenery best will hover over their Christmas presents. That's right; the battle over authentic versus artificial Christmas trees is on. The birth of th... Read more

Interrobang

Won't be home for Christmas? Think subletting
Subletting can be a good way to save on paying rent if you're going to be away for a couple months, either for the summer, or for a term. With a sublet you let another person move in for a specified amount of time, but will be returning yourself... Read more

Interrobang

Marketing students tackle real PR for local companies
A three-month project is finally drawn to a close for students in the Corporate Communications and Public Relations post-graduate program, who have been working hard to transform the marketing techniques of local technological companies. As part of ... Read more

Interrobang

Career Corner: Negotiating a starting salary
Congratulations, you've just set up an interview for the job of your dreams. You've done your research on the employer, are confident on how to handle yourself in the interview, but how are you with negotiating a starting salary? Unfortunate... Read more

Opinion

Interrobang

Fanshawe Fashionista: Have a Burberry Christmas and a classy New Year!
There are many obstacles associated with the weeks prior to the Christmas holidays. The season is filled with chaos, from driving and parking, to dining and making reservations, and every element in between. The ‘Christmas rush' makes lif... Read more

Interrobang

Holidays complete “the blueprint of life”
Holidays are necessary and they are desirable, they are an essential condition for human happiness. No blueprint of life is complete without holidays, for they break the monotony of a dull, drab, everyday routine and add colour to our lives. Holiday... Read more

Interrobang

Looking for God: an Ongoing Tale - The Manchurian Christmas
“No friends with you today?” Mitch asks Tamara as they sit down for what's become a weekly lunch. “Next semester maybe you'd like me to bring some more,” Tamara replied. “I have a lot of interesting friends.&rd... Read more

Interrobang

Taking the ‘Christ' out of Christmas
Every year Christians create a lot of hullabaloo about how the attitude towards Christmas in our society is changing. They condemn people for taking the “Christ” out of Christmas. They condemn us for turning Christmas into a so-called, ... Read more

Interrobang

Some thoughts on family and charity
The subject of family occupies my mind a lot lately, and I am sure they feel the same way with the holidays coming up; at what point do you really need those “family ties” and at what point can you say “piss it” and be with th... Read more

Interrobang

“Merry Christmas” sounds just right
Joyeux Noel. Feliz Navidad. Zalig Kerstfeast. IL-Milied It-tajjeb. Merry Christmas. There I said it, and in five different languages no less. I suppose I should be looking over my shoulder know as the PC (Politically Correct) Police will probably com... Read more

Interrobang

New Age Gentleman: Happy holidays, and goodbye
This is my final article, due to the fact that my years here at Fanshawe are finishing up and the workload is really starting to pile on due to exams and end of semester projects.  Going into my last semester will be no picnic either, and I have foun... Read more

Lifestyles

Interrobang

The sun has come out on the Grand Theatre stage
Nothing says season's greetings like a homeless 11-year old girl and her mangy mutt alone on the streets of New York City at Christmas. Annie's hard-knock life is now on stage at London's Grand Theatre and the local production breaths ne... Read more

Interrobang

Hanson wants to know, are you listening?
MONTREAL (CUP) — In the music industry there has been a dramatic shift in the ultimate control of music distribution and the way music is marketed. Big-time record companies aren't concerned with artist development or fostering talent. They... Read more

Interrobang

DVD Review: Beavis and Butthead are cool, heh heheh
Uh heh heheh m hehe mehehhehe mehehehe! Yep, if you've seen the show before you can hear the trademark laughter in your head. Beavis and Butthead was one of those fine shows on MTV in the early ‘90's that examined the metal culture acc... Read more

Interrobang

Figuratively speaking
Time to pop back on the Net and find some really cool stuff that will occupy your time when you're supposed to be working. What crazy stuff will we find this week? Let's find out! Playmates Toys - Read more

Interrobang

Album Review: Hypnotize is much better than Mesmerize
For those of you who missed last week's column (shame on you), I took a look at the first half of System of a Down's double opus of the year, Mezmerize. I gave it 6 out of 10. Nonetheless, I was at the store to purchase Hypnotize the day it ... Read more

Interrobang

You're crazy to not like new French film
Well written, well acted, and just a wee bit too long; C.R.A.Z.Y. is the best Canadian movie in recent memory, and probably the best movie of the year. The acronym stands for Christian, Raymond, Antoine, Zachary and Yvonne, five brothers growing up ... Read more

Interrobang

Candy canes are the perfect mint
Few things in this world are self-contained perfection, but the genius behind the birth of mint is one such instance. The taste of mint itself is a miracle of modern day taste-bud pleasure, but the real breakthrough in the world of mint and mint-rela... Read more

Interrobang

Holiday shopping on a budget: 25 gifts for under $50
Need some quick gift ideas and don't have alot to spend this year? We have a great list of gifts for under $50, for anyone from the poker player to the daytime talk show fanatic to the fitness guru. Merry Christmas! Oprah DVD's: $48.99 at... Read more

Interrobang

Ms. Guidance: The 12 quandries of Christmas: holiday questions answered
Well, dear readers, it is that time of year of again. Snow is in the air — sometimes on the ground — oranges are in season, the academic term is winding down, and soon, it will be the holiday season. In celebration of this, I have been st... Read more

Interrobang

The holiday season's lesser known top holiday flicks
Three weeks is a lot of time to be away from the fast-paced life at Fanshawe, and while not too many will be missing classes there may be some time to kill during the much-anticipated break. One of the best ways to waste two hours is by putting in o... Read more

Interrobang

Holiday Cheer!
Grampa's Brandy Alexander Perfect for a choco-holic at Christmas time. A guaranteed winner! Serve in any glass and garnish with whipped cream and sprinkle on chocolate powder. Prep Time: approx. 5 Minutes. Ready in: approx. 5 Minutes. Makes 2 ser... Read more

Interrobang

Holiday Baking
Chocolate Dipped Strawberries Strawberries must be absolutely dry — do not wash. To clean, brush with a small pastry brush. 8oz (250 g) good quality chocolate — semi-sweet, milk or white Approx. 1 lb (500 g) strawberries 1. Line a larg... Read more

Interrobang

FSU Christmas
This past Christmas was a trying and frustrating time for me. Earlier that year I had gone on a two-week mission's trip to Central America, so the idea of getting gifts seemed really weird to me. With the fresh image in my head of the oppressed peopl... Read more

Interrobang

A Moment with Angry Agency's Tim Fraser
Tim Fraser plays Baritone Sax in the long-standing London band, Angry Agency. Their unique sound combines elements of ska, punk, hard rock, fast time changes and hardcore breakdowns producing high energy, high emotion music. Renowned for their ballis... Read more

Interrobang

50 Cent - Get Rich or Die Trying
Some people may disagree about the success of superstar rapper 50 Cent's crossover into acting, few would question his skills when it comes to supplying the accompanying soundtrack. Get Rich or Die Trying is packed with the lyrical intensity, gritty ... Read more

Interrobang

We're Making a List
But we're not checking it twice...why bother? It's not like we're not going to remember whats on it...what do you take us for? A bunch of pot smoking music journalists for a college paper? Well lemme' put down this bong and tell you a little someth... Read more

Interrobang

Frontiers of Electronic Music
If you're interested in an eclectic approach to breaks, you may have already heard Freestylers. Mostly using breaks in their sets and productions: Freestylers are always finding creative ways to weave in everything from hip hop and rock to trance, ho... Read more

Interrobang

Soad takes a leak
No no, not the golden shower kind, silly. The premature album release kind! Thats right fans, if you didn't already know...well, you're too late. System of a Down posted their entire new album Hypnotize on MTV.com for a brief period last week. What a... Read more

Interrobang

Three Guts, Lots of Love and Scads of Talent
I remember the first time I went to the Townehouse, the only decent live venue in Sudbury. It was to see The Constantines and openers, Cuff the Duke. Before going, a friend of mine said I would be blown away by what I saw and heard. He wasn't ki... Read more

Interrobang

The Readers Guide of Rock
Before I begin, I would like to remind everyone that this is just a personal theory that I have come up with and some of you will disagree. However, I hope some of you will take this theory under your wings and use it to project yourselves to superst... Read more

Interrobang

Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Aries (March 21 - April 19) Fear vanishes when enough people show their courage. Big ideas are just as powerful whether you shout them or deliver them in a quiet voice. Physical fitness becomes a priority. Taurus (April 20 - May 20) In the etern... Read more

Interrobang

Comics
Click here to view.

Sports

Interrobang

My pro sports wish list this year
I've checked it once, and I've checked it twice but I'll try to be nice when I outline my wishes for the sports world during the holiday season. I wish Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts continue to improve upon their National Foo... Read more

Interrobang

Fun and Fitness: Fitness 101 Strength Challenge: are you strong enough?
So you think you're jacked, eh? Now's your chance to prove it; December 7th marks the 9th Annual Fanshawe College Strength Challenge. The Strength Challenge is run in the Fanshawe Fitness Centre by Fitness 101 staff and Fitness and Health P... Read more

Interrobang

The fastest growing sport in Canada
The sports of down hill skiing, moguls, aerial skiing, and snowboarding all try to claim the top spot for Canada's top hillside and mountain side sports, but one rising sport stands above the rest in my eyes. The sport is taboozing. To call tab... Read more

Interrobang

10-year v-ball vet shares her pre-game secrets
Nadia Jevinkar is a Fanshawe volleyball player. 1. What attracted you to volleyball? The intensity of the game and the emotion behind it. 2. What do you hope to get out of playing volleyball? Good health and a killer body. 3. When did you sta... Read more

Interrobang

Good WWE show a one-time deal
Coming off of one of the best PPVs in a long time, Taboo Tuesday, I thought that the WWE may be turning it around. After the horrible RAW and Smackdown craptacular Survivor Series (SS), I just had shake my head in shame. To talk about the SS for a m... Read more

Interrobang

Falcons coach chosen for new program
The Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) announced that Katie Havekes, assistant coach of the Fanshawe Falcons women's basketball team has been chosen as one of 10 successful applicants of the inaugural Canadian Colleges Athletic (CCAA) F... Read more

Interrobang

Falcons impressing the OCAA, their hard work is paying off in medals
Pat Sewell earns OCAA hardware Falcons basketball player Pat Sewell was selected as the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) Male Athlete of the Week. Sewell is leading the Falcons in scoring, sits sixth in the OCAA scoring race averaging 2... Read more

Interrobang

2006 Outlander will outlast other SUVs
The mini-sport ute market is very competitive sector in the market these days. With the price of gas going up all the time, people are now looking into smaller SUV's more than ever. One model that has been doing well in sales for quite some time... Read more

Interrobang social media accounts
Facebook Twitter Instagram RSS
Subscribe to the Interrobang Newsletter
Fanshawe Awesome Deals - Save Now!
Right side promo banner
Interrobang social media accounts
Facebook Twitter Instagram RSS