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Interrobang issue for Monday, April 7th, 2014

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Good donation CDPA campus
The Good Foundation gifted the Centre for Digital and Performance Arts with its biggest donation yet — a total of $500,000 will be the Foundation's contribution over the next few years. President of the Foundation, Jim Good, said the... Read this article

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Fanshawe unveils new branding
On April 2, Fanshawe President Peter Devlin unveiled the College's new brand and visual identity. The new brand promise — to educate, engage, empower and excite — reflects Fanshawe's desire to help people reach their full poten... Read this article

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Making sound loan decisions
KAMLOOPS (CUP) - According to a 2012 survey of 1,018 post-secondary students by Bank of Montreal, 49 per cent of students were using loans to pay for their education. Of those surveyed, 58 per cent expected to graduate with $20,000 or more in ... Read this article

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International students working under the table
TORONTO (CUP) - Toronto is one of the most multicultural cities in the world and with that comes students looking to further their education from other countries. With students coming from over 100 foreign nations to study at the city's ur... Read this article

Opinion

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Notes From Day Seven: The Five Commandments of eating
In a not overly recent but obviously relevant article called The Pleasures of Eating, farmer, theologian and writer Wendell Berry argues for an approach to eating that has been gradually making inroads into our own thinking and habits. Berry ha... Read this article

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The Ontario Health Care conundrum
If you were to interview a person on the street in Florida and ask them what they know about Canada you could expect to hear hockey, beer and free health care, in no particular order. This national symbol of pride is a rallying point for Canadia... Read this article

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(Trash) talk is cheap
In the world of politics, one party's loss is another party's gain. Policy based criticisms are few and far between in a landscape where cheap smear tactics have proven far more effective. In the past couple of weeks, Quebec Premier Paul... Read this article

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ARTiculation: Mona Lisa smile
For centuries, the Mona Lisa has attracted a staggering amount of attention. It may be the most recognizable art piece today, up in the ranks along with the Sistine Chapel paintings, Michaelangelo's David and Monet's Water Lilies. I reme... Read this article

Culture

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Graduating class to showcase works of art
The graduating class of the Fine Arts program here at Fanshawe will present pieces at the annual art show called Overloaded from April 9 to 19. Program co-ordinator and instructor Tony McAulay said while there is no theme to the show, viewers... Read this article

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Dealing with those pesky finals
According to Elizabeth Scott, author of 8 Keys to Stress Management, college students make several errors in exam preparation that revolve around procrastination. They tend to pull allnighters or wait until the last minute to begin studying, s... Read this article

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Bobbyisms: A New Music Night to remember
I write about random things a lot. I write a lot about random things. While admittedly the end of the school year is a bittersweet time, it does always bring about with it an invariably memorable occasion in the form of the final New Music Nig... Read this article

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London Covers project hopes to revitalize music scene
Spearheaded by Jordan Sojnocki of the London Youth Advisory Council, a new development to reinvigorate the city's music scene is in the closing stages of accepting submissions for their initiative dubbed London Covers. The concept is simple; c... Read this article

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Beauty Boy: Lovely and lush lashes
One of the greatest things to add to your makeup look, whether it be a glamorous evening look or just day-to-day makeup, is false lashes. They not only intensify your makeup, but also make the eyes look much bigger and bolder. The other nice t... Read this article

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Turn Boring Spaces Beautiful: Choosing the perfect paint colour
With there being over thousands of colours offered to us today, it can lead us to feeling a little overwhelmed with what colour to pick for our space. Not only are there thousands of colours; you have to choose between what tint, tone or shade... Read this article

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The Shopping Bag: Confidence and the bold red vintage jacket
Everywhere you go confidence is key; and red, the color of confidence, is timeless. If you ever find yourself stuck on deciding a colour or outfit to wear that will bring out your inner confidence, red is the go-to colour. Some of you may feel... Read this article

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Fashion design grads are Unbound
Fanshawe College's Fashion Design graduating students will be showcasing their five-look collections on the runway at the program's annual Unbound fashion show, taking place at Museum London on April 12. “It's a really big ev... Read this article

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Reel Life: Are older horror films still scary?
Even those of us who like to act out carrying delicate cinematic tastes have to admit being spoiled by modern filmmaking. The very best of cinema today is truly amazing from a technical and artistic standpoint, with auteurs taking a completely... Read this article

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Cinema Connoisseur: Globetrotters film is a slam dunk
The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island (1981) Basketball fever is sweeping over North America. The ongoing NCAA basketball tournament has everyone talking. It is after all the time of year when everyone all of a sudden becomes a... Read this article

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Gaming The System: Holodorks: VR today and yesterday
Virtual reality has probably been the most unstable of gaming developments, with roller-coaster-like public interest and squabbling companies hiding away patents, filing lawsuits and striking each other down left and right. The initial skeptic... Read this article

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Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Aries (March 21 - April 19) If you see an escape hatch, open it right away. The last few days have been bumpy, and any relief is welcome. Don't worry about how this looks. Nobody who matters is keeping score. Taurus (April 20 - May 2... Read this article

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G33K LYFE: Fickle fandoms love to complain
I can still recall the first time in my life that I came across what is commonly referred to as “fandom,” I was seven years old and they had just announced that the Transformers, my favourite cartoon, was being remade as Beast Wars... Read this article

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Reading Between The Lines: Winning friends and influencing people: Easy as 1936?
There's no shame in admitting that the only way you know of How to Win Friends and Influence People is from the various times the title has been parodied. With the ever-constant glut of self-help books promising all sorts of cheap tricks t... Read this article

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Eye on Campus: Transitioning
Are we nally seeing glimpses of spring? Looks like it, with temperatures rising above 0 (nally). It seems that students all over campus have caught spring fever, as winter duds were replaced with light jackets, patterns and pops of colour. Huz... Read this article

Leisure

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Knights brace for a battle versus Guelph
There's a storm brewing in the Ontario Hockey League. This series between the London Knights and the Guelph Storm has all the makings of a classic battle. On one side, two time defending OHL champions. On the other side, it's this year... Read this article

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Bell tolls for Knights Zach after tough break
The Ontario Hockey League can be cruel at times. Just ask Zach Bell. The big London defenceman will play no further part this season after breaking his leg in game four against the Windsor Spitfires. The London Knights were the hottest team i... Read this article

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Motoring: Be mine, 4-series
The BMW 3-series coupe and convertible are history. Nowadays, if you want a 3-series, you'll have to be content with either a sedan, a wagon or their new GT fastback model. The coupe and convertible models are now part of the 4-series bad... Read this article

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Premier League Ponderings: SAS set to smash scoring record
As it stands, Liverpool FC is on course to be the unlikeliest champions in the history of the Premier League, something that even the most optimistic supporter would never have considered at the start of the year. After all the fallen giants f... Read this article

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Too many concussions, too little knowledge
TORONTO (CUP) - When it comes to concussions across nearly all levels of sports, there is an alarming case of feast or famine. There are too many athletes “getting rocked” or “seeing stars,” but not enough reporting thes... Read this article

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Lightning Watch: The London Lightning legends
Players like Tim Ellis are a rarity; someone who can completely dominate the boards night in and night in out. What's even more rare is holding on to a player like Ellis for more than a year. The London Lightning were able to hold onto hi... Read this article

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Health Habit of the Week: Most important meal of the day
Q. Everyone always says breakfast is so important, why is that? A. When people say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, they are spot-on. Eating enough for your first meal is important for both mental and physical health, and fo... Read this article

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