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Interrobang issue for Monday, April 3rd, 2006

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Strike ends with forced arbitration
Like two bickering children who turn to their mother to mediate a fight, college management and faculty have recruited an arbitrator to get province wide post-secondary education back on track. After an 18-day faculty walkout, three of which were s... Read more

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FSU building wins city design award
Fanshawe's Student Centre has won the City of London Urban Design Award, beating out six other new city structures. “It was a thrill to work for the college,” said former Fanshawe graduate and architect Steve Done of Tillman Ruth Moc... Read more

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Crime Stoppers weekly update
Robbery London Police are investigating a robbery that occurred February 17, 2006. At 9:40 pm the female victim on this case walked to the rear enterance of her building, located at 619 William Street. As she walked around a van parked outside her ... Read more

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Tenant Talk: What you should know about leases
Many people are aware that in Ontario there is a law called the Tenant Protection Act (TPA), which gives landlords and tenants certain rights and obligations. Many tenants assume that the TPA only applies to those who have signed a lease. This ass... Read more

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Career Corner: Getting ready for an interview
Finding the right job is a win-win strategy for both you and the employer. Preparation for the interview is critical as it is your first, and possibly only, opportunity to make a good impression. Follow these steps to ensure you are prepared for th... Read more

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F.A.T.S. Knows!
How do I graduate? Around the middle of June, hundreds of successful students cross the graduation stage and are officially welcomed as new alumni. Do you plan to finish your certificate, diploma or degree program this term? Here's what you n... Read more

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The first rule of pillow fight club is you don't talk about pillow fight club
VANCOUVER (CUP) -- “What time is it?” was the cry of a lone voice that broke the relative calm on Robson St. in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery last Saturday. A chorus of voices from a large number of people lounging in the surrounding... Read more

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Tuition increase okay if services improve; student
The strike may be over and classes resuming, but college students around the province still have to face the upcoming increase education costs. Chris Bentley, Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities announced recently that the average Ontari... Read more

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Fanshawe Pres guarantees quality education for graduates
Three inconvenient weeks away from the classroom has left college students around the province wondering how they will make up for lost time before the end of the semester. Each of Ontario's 24 colleges outlined their own specific Semester Compl... Read more

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Exec Corner: Are we over the hill at 23?
Now, by the title don't get me wrong. I wasn't “that girl”, who, on my 18th birthday was saying, “Oh my gosh, I am over the hill, I'm single, and alone, who will want me now?” And I am still not one of those girls.... Read more

Opinion

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Fanshawe Fashionista: Because you never get a second chance to make a first impression
Semester after semester, term paper after term paper, keg party after keg party, the good times of collage will eventually come to an end. And when all is said and done, you're starting to get OSAP bills instead of cheques, will you be ready for... Read more

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Looking for God: an Ongoing Tale - The message in the music
“Hello Mitch.” Tamara seems unusually upbeat to him as they both sit down for their weekly lunch meeting. “Did you have a good break?” Mitch asks. “Let's just say that it was a very interesting one.” &ldquo... Read more

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Letter of the Week: A shining efffort from volunteers at
To the students of Fanshawe and Western, On behalf of the members of the London Chapter of the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, I would like to extend our sincerest thanks for Fanshawe and Western Students for participating in Shinerama 2005.  ... Read more

Lifestyles

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Salute local bar for saluting the heavy metal scene
On Tuesday, February 28th, I went over to Cowboys nightclub (formerly known as The Drink) to get my fill of heavy metal through a concert featuring The Devin Townsend Band, Dark Tranquility and the mighty Opeth. Me and my friends arrived to see the ... Read more

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Second date: MySpace or yours?
ANTIGONISH, N.S. (CUP) — You're at the bar. You meet someone interesting and you want to talk to them again. Rather than asking for their phone number, you ask for their address. Email address, that is. MSN Messenger. You knew it was usefu... Read more

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Green Day teaching fans how to be an American Idiot
From masturbating punks to international rock ‘n roll superstars, Green Day has taken over the musical world. Hailing from Oakland California, Green Day has been popular in the rock mainstream since their 1994 major label debut Dookie. The tri... Read more

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George Stroumboulopoulos: news never looked so good
MONTREAL (CUP) -- I have a bias to former MuchMusic VJ George Stroumboulopoulos. Apart from validating my predisposition to MuchMusic with his brains, he also happens to be pretty hot. Fortunately, he's moved on and uses both assets to attract viewer... Read more

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TV lies: body sprays don't work
So, I was in the local drug store the other day picking up some deodorant and there it was on the shelf: Axe body spray. I thought about the commercials that showed these guys having the chicks jump all over them, leading to scoring, from what I ass... Read more

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Prestigious Juno award named after Fanshawe teacher
The Canadian Juno Awards may seem like second string to the spectacle that is the Grammy Awards, but Canada, and Fanshawe College, have a lot to be boast about nationally and internationally. There has even been a Juno award renamed for a current Fa... Read more

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Juno Canada's Music Awards: The nominees are...
It's not just Canadian Idol contestants and over-the-hill ballad divas in line for music hardware at this year's Juno awards; Canadian talent has never sounded better, and the judges will have a hard time deciding who will be bringing home th... Read more

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Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Aries (March 21 - April 19) You prefer to spend your time in the company of thinkers who help unlock new theories for your achievement. Creative excuses show a mind hard at work, even if the ends are questionable. Taurus (April 20 - May 20) Don'... Read more

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Gamer Review: New Ghost Recon exceeds expectations
I hadn't played any of the Ghost Recon series until December of last year when my friend picked it up for some multiplayer fun while he was visiting. I really enjoyed the single player campaign although I found the longevity of the game coming f... Read more

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Spring is in the air, and also on your plate
Spring is officially here; already the days seem longer, the sun is shining, and the promise of a relaxing summer by the beach is on the horizon. Get into the spirit of the season with these spring-inspired recipes! Sautéed Garlic Asparagus 3 tabl... Read more

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Surf the killin'-time superhighway
Alrighty! It's that section of the paper where I get to share all the sites on the web that I find when I'm procrastinating writing any of the other columns I do for the paper. What was I looking at this week? Let's find out! No Homer&... Read more

Sports

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Sports were on strike, too
I'd like to apologize to any student who refers to the Interrobang to keep up to date with Fanshawe Athletics. With the strike by the Ontario College faculty, students not only lost out on three weeks of education that had previously been paid f... Read more

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OCAA Championships
Men's Basketball Despite finishing first in the OCAA West division with a 11-3 record the Fanshawe Falcon men's basketball team fell short at the 2006 OCAA championships. Fanshawe lost to the eventual champion Humber College 82-80 in the qu... Read more

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Fun and Fitness: Sleeping beauties, buff bodies
You've thought long and hard about how you can enhance your physique through better eating and sound training principles. But have you considered what getting a quality night's sleep can do for your workouts? Sleep is one of your most valuab... Read more

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Wrestlemania 22: Pete makes his predictions
It's that time of year again where I lay all my cards on the table and try to predict the winners at Wrestlemania. Let's see what I can do this year: WWE Champion John Cena vs. Triple H - You may laugh at me, but I'm telling you right n... Read more

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Mazda: a ‘Tribute' to a great car
When the Mazda Tribute was launched with its sister vehicle the Ford Escape quite a number of years ago, it was voted as the best SUV in its category. I drove the Tribute a few years ago, and also felt it was the best in its category. So now the qu... Read more

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