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Interrobang issue for Monday, October 6th, 2014

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International student scores Scotiabank scholarship
A Fanshawe College Civil Engineering Technology co-op student received the inaugural Scotiabank International Leadership Scholarship on September 29 for his hard work and high grade point average. The scholarship, Ronan Mao won was made ... Read this article

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Marvelous massages at Mend
The opening of clinic Mend on campus means that staff, students and the public can pop by D2006 to enjoy a 45-minute massage from Fanshawe Massage Therapy students. The purpose of Mend is to help massage students fulfill clinic hours, bu... Read this article

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Devlin wants to 'make shit happen'
Fanshawe College President Peter Devlin outlined his plan for a future-focused Fanshawe as well as structural changes to the administration to faculty, staff and students on September 25 during his President’s Update speech. Some o... Read this article

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Fanshawe College United Way campaign off to a spicy start
Fanshawe College President Peter Devlin announced the $107,000 goal for this year’s Fanshawe United Way campaign on October 1 as well as the Chili Cook-Off People’s Choice Chili Award winner, the School of Tourism & Hospitality&... Read this article

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Achievement Awards given to dedicated and distinguished
Fanshawe College President Peter Devlin revealed the list of the President’s Distinguished Achievements Awards winners on September 25 during his President’s Update speech. Recipients of the teacher, part-time teacher, staff, par... Read this article

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Campus Master Plan: What's next?
Fanshawe College held five World Café sessions from September 23 to 25 to discuss the Master Plan. During that time, staff, faculty and students were able to provide insight to what they’d like to see changed in the college’s... Read this article

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Another Project comes to close
At the end of September, London Police Service have released the statistics for Project L.E.A.R.N. 2014. The Project ran from August 27 to September 21, a week shorter than the year before. A new feature this year has been a change to th... Read this article

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$1 textbooks an alluring, illegal option
TORONTO (CUP) — While Amazon’s new promotion is offering six months of unlimited free two-day shipping for Canadian post-secondary students, its target – university and college students – have found another good deal for... Read this article

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Senators set their sights on students with new initiative
OTTAWA (CUP) — In the last federal election, only 39 per cent of Canadians aged 18 to 24 voted, but a new initiative aims to raise those numbers. The Your Question Period program was designed to allow Canadian citizens, rather than just ... Read this article

Opinion

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ARTiculation: Culture days
I spent my childhood in the mid-sized town of St. Thomas, which is nestled between the tiny beach village of Port Stanley, scenic Aylmer to the east and London, large city. St. Thomas has a population just shy of forty thousand, which makes it b... Read this article

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Fork in the Road: Cat. Scratch. Fever.
I have this friend who’s ridiculously intelligent and often compared to Sheldon from The Big Bang Theory, not because of his intelligence, but because of his “unique” approach to people and situations. I love him. Our mut... Read this article

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Ontario Ministry of Training College and University receives a failing grade
If you had to rank the provinces of Canada based on the cost of post-secondary education, you might expect the figure to spike on the west coast, with Ontario settling in somewhere near the middle. The reality is that Ontario has the most under-... Read this article

Culture

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John Southworth debuts first double album Niagara at The Palace Theater
John Southworth is as ambitious as he is talented. The Canadian singer/songwriter released his first double album Niagara – with Canadian and American sides respectively – on September 30, no small feat for an artist who already... Read this article

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Fall fashion: 10 pieces you need this season
It’s very hard to believe we are in October already, which means it’s officially fall. Fall is by far my favourite of the four seasons. Vibrant hues as the leaves change colour, melancholic moods and pumpkin spice lattes. Not t... Read this article

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Fanshawe encourages students to recycle more
Kailyn Smith is the environmental program co-ordinator. With the return of students as another academic year starts, Fanshawe hopes students will take the right steps to help manage waste on campus. Last year, Fanshawe’s annual ... Read this article

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Law Talk: When you face eviction
What should you do if you receive an eviction notice? Do you have to vacate your home immediately? Can your landlord simply change your locks without notice? Before a tenant can be asked to leave, the landlord must have a reason to request... Read this article

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Being a musician in a non-musician world
WESTMINSTER — Being a part of the music scene in Vancouver is a very positive experience. I’ve met good friends and made interesting acquaintances through music. When I find out someone I’ve just met is a musician, we immediat... Read this article

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Dig up some buried treasure
WESTMINSTER — When my friend told me I needed to play this Japanese action-adventure platformer called Okami HD, I thought I might as well try it because it was only $7 on the PlayStation Store. Okami begins with a story. Set in Nipp... Read this article

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Bobbyisms: Big Wreck brings Ghosts to London
I write about random things a lot. I write a lot about random things. We have a rich history here in London of some spectacular live music events and festivals, countless unforgettable memories as tied in to our scene and its monuments as anyw... Read this article

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G33K LYFE: Game season begins!
Rejoice gamers, for that time of year is upon us. The sun is going down earlier, the air is getting chilly and the barren game release forecast has finally come to an end. The release of Destiny a few weeks ago seems to have triggered th... Read this article

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What's your Fanshawe story? Neisha Dunn - Music Industry Arts
Neisha Dunn is one of the first real contenders in the music/business field, coming out of the Music Industry Arts program. In her short career, she has managed to garner thousands of YouTube video views and Facebook likes while being one of t... Read this article

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We Are Scientists live at Call The Office
It’s a rare band that is born in California relocates to Brooklyn and becomes oddly famous in the U.K., but then there is a lot about We Are Scientists that could be called rare. One example would be their sense of humour, as eviden... Read this article

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Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Aries (March 21 - April 19) It’s a foregone conclusion that Aries gets just what they want. Use your advantage shamelessly or veiled slightly in humility if you prefer. You’re bright, positive and indestructible. Tauru... Read this article

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Living in a world where knights no longer exist
Boston is a city of contradictions. The happy face of Americana hides a seedy underbelly of corruption, where no one is who they seem to be. This is where Bob McCall, played by Denzel Washington, has made his home. Based on a TV show from ... Read this article

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Beauty Boy: Makeup myths to ignore
Makeup is a very creative art form and can achieve many different things. It can do something as simple as covering up some redness to the extreme of totally transforming a person’s face. That being said, makeup does have its limits and i... Read this article

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The Shopping Bag: Oversized sweater weather: Choosing the right silhouette
It’s now sweater weather. Sweaters were once just a necessity in keeping you warm and layered for warmth, but now they can make as much of a fashion statement as its function. As you can imagine, sweaters come in every silhouette i... Read this article

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Nitty-gritty comic book drama shows promise
NEW WESTMINSTER — The world of Batman features corrupt politicians and police, twisted senses of justice and morality, and totally crazy supervillains. Widely known for its dark content and neonoir atmosphere, Batman’s hometown of ... Read this article

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A punchy new workout routine
Here today, gone tomorrow. The fitness world is ever-changing, but one thing remains the same. People need to exercise in order to stay healthy. A healthy diet is key, sleeping is crucial and living a healthy lifestyle is important, but ou... Read this article

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Gloom: The game of great tragedies
NEW WESTMINSTER — This October, I’m going to be taking a look at a series of darker-themed games to get into the Halloween spirit, starting this week with Gloom. Gloom is a card game for two to four players designed by Keith B... Read this article

Leisure

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Entry-level hatchbacks from Nissan and MINI
I wanted to point out an important milestone for me. It was on this week back in 1997, when my first article was published in the Interrobang. I have written about all manner of cars and thoroughly enjoyed it. Here’s hoping for another 1... Read this article

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TFC triumphs and turbulences
When Toronto FC beat the Portland Timbers 3-2 to close out September, many called it the most important win in the club’s history. The come-from-behind victory meant TFC had 11 wins on the season – something the team had never acco... Read this article

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The European hangover
The UEFA Champion’s League is the absolute pinnacle of club football. An annual tournament that pits the best sides from all across Europe in the pursuit of the most recognizable trophies in the entire game of football (with the exception... Read this article

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