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Movember recognizes men's mental health
Movember made mustaches famous with regards to fundraising for prostate cancer, testicular cancer and physical inactivity, but mental health awareness is also part of the popular campaign. According to their website, the Movember Foundatio... Read this article

Flu vaccinations available on campus
The government of Ontario announced their annual recommendation for the flu immunization, calling the vaccine the “best protection against the flu virus”, according to a press release. The immunization will be available for Ont... Read this article

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The pros and cons of unpaid internships
Getting your first real job is a struggle for most students. You need experience to get a job, but you need a job to get experience. Many students remedy this vicious cycle by doing an internship. An internship can give a student or recent... Read this article

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Bring on the moustaches
It’s that time of year again. Movember, an annual campaign to raise awareness about men’s health, is coming to Fanshawe. The premise of the campaign is simple; Mo Bros and Mo Sistas do not shave off their facial or body hair fo... Read this article

Ghouls' Night Out for fashion design students
Carey’s Bar and Grill was packed on Friday, Oct. 23 for the Ghouls’ Night Out fashion show put on by second year fashion design students at Fanshawe. The show was a fundraiser for their third year project, the Unbound fashion s... Read this article

24 hours of gaming to help heal kids
In case anyone needs an excuse to pack up the textbooks and pull out the PS4, here is a great one. On Nov. 7 gamers from all over the US and Canada will pick up their controllers to raise money for sick and injured kids in support of Extra Lif... Read this article

Student-run streaming service of Falcons games now available online
A new streaming service run by Fanshawe students called Falcons TV airs Falcons' games live online so no one ever has to miss a game again. Greg Latham, a professor of Television Broadcasting at Fanshawe and “general manager&rdqu... Read this article

To bomb or not to bomb
Prime Minister-designate Justin Trudeau campaigned on real change. He made many promises such as bringing in 25,000 Syrian refugees by the end of this year, legalizing marijuana and electoral reform. However, his first act as Prime Minister wa... Read this article

Ontario to become more bike-friendly
A recent amendment means that municipalities in Ontario will be able to approve and construct offroad bike paths and large-scale recreational trails more efficiently, according to a press release emphasising the environmental benefits of bikin... Read this article

Opinion

Fork in the Road: The "C" word
Compromise. I never knew it could be a dirty word until I had an off-putting exchange with a friend of mine. A few months ago, I ventured to the T-dot for a much overdo girls reunion. Everything was going swimmingly until one of my girlfriends w... Read this article

The Obama effect
When you woke up on Oct. 20 you probably noticed that colours were just a little more vivid, the air smelled better and your morning coffee was even more tasty than usual. Tangible change from a newly elected government can be elusive, if no... Read this article

Rumours of Grace: Prayer and the decline of atheism on exam days
Maybe you have found yourself saying a prayer to help you pass a mid-term or exam. It is very common for people to pray when they are in trouble. At least one video taken on a boat crammed with Syrian refugees shows them praying when their engin... Read this article

I'm not a "bitch" because I said "no"
OKANAGAN (CUP) – We’d had a great night. He picked me up at my dorm and we went out for a late dinner—Mexican, because we both cited our favorite foods as burritos on our online dating profiles. Afterwards, we went for a walk i... Read this article

Lifestyles

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Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Aries (March 21 - April 19) You're eager to start working again. If the doors are still locked, plan three versions of your next set of moves. When the time comes, you'll be first on the scene and miles ahead of everyone else. ... Read this article

Strong vocabulary required
Written by local London author Don Gutteridge, The Perilous Journey of Gavin the Great tells the story of a raccoon destined for greatness at the end of his world. Leading a small troop of woodland creatures after a storm and flood rips apart ... Read this article

The most fabulous facial filaments
Movember, the hairiest time of the year, has cropped upon us once more, and those seeking inspiration for growing the most fabulous facial filament need look no further. After a quick glance at these famous moustaches through time, be ready to... Read this article

Nine free apps to ease your life
We are all addicted to our phones and there are countless apps out there, specifically for students, which can make your phone even more addicting, but also makes the time you spend on it a little more productive. Here is a list of some apps t... Read this article

The other other Steve Jobs movie
Steve Jobs, in the few years since his death, has become the focus of an almost ridiculous amount of written works and movies. Focusing on three of the most significant product launches of his life (the Mac, NEXT and iMac), Steve Jobs presents ... Read this article

G33K LYFE: Assassin's Creed Syndicate review
There is perhaps no game this year that had as much to prove upon its release as Assassins Creed: Syndicate, the ninth game in Ubisoft’s storied franchise. Since becoming annualized in 2010 the quality of the main titles have fluctua... Read this article

Snap, crackle, pop-up
“Perfect” – One Direction Rating: 2.5 out of 5 “Perfect” was released on a compilation this week that was creatively titled Perfect - EP. Although it’s technically not a single, it still deserves ... Read this article

Bobbyisms: The party's just beginning for Youth Decay
I write about random things a lot. I write a lot about random things. I don’t know if you’ve noticed lately, but there are growing numbers of former punk musicians that are shifting their sound and emerging as some of the most gifte... Read this article

Different ways to ID species lead to schism within science community
Stretching east of Papua, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands are host to a variety of species. One that has specifically eluded ornithologists, those who study birds, is the moustached kingfisher. The moustached kingfisher is brilliantly colo... Read this article

Beauty Boy: An easier way to contour
One of the biggest trends in makeup last year was contouring and sculpting the face, which was made popular by Kim Kardashian’s makeup tutorial. This method consisted of using darker colours to shade the hollows of the face and using lig... Read this article

Boomerang, the expanding influence of Instagram
NEW WESTMINISTER (CUP) — Social media giant Instagram is expanding their brand by creating a completely new app called Boomerang. Despite their popularity, Instagram is constantly trying to improve and keep themselves fresh, sometime... Read this article

Sports

Fanshawe Falcons take silver at OCAA Baseball Championships
Despite losing their final game of the season 9-8, there was a silver lining for the Fanshawe Falcons men’s baseball team, taking home a silver medal after winning a bronze medal last year. Taking home gold were the St. Clair Saints for t... Read this article

Fanshawe softball claims first ever medal in the OCAA Championships
In a 19-15 loss against the Humber Hawks on Saturday, Oct. 26, Fanshawe’s softball team took home a bronze medal, the first in the program’s young history. The softball team was established last year. “It is definitiv... Read this article

Blue Jays season in review
With October in the rearview mirror, we say goodbye to yet another baseball season. From spring to fall, we experienced a rollercoaster of emotions with our favourite team, from the miraculous victories to the heartbreaking losses. As a lo... Read this article

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Premier League Ponderings: Villa sacks Sherwood
Another week, another managerial dismissal in the Premier League as basement club Aston Villa let go of manager Tim Sherwood after a miserable run that has seen them take a solitary win from their opening 10 games. What does this mean for ... Read this article

Motoring: The all-American sports car
It would be fair to say that 2015 is the year of the Mustang. Not only did Ford unveil their new sixth-generation model of the Mustang for 2015, but I have also spent a good portion of the year in many various versions of this American spo... Read this article

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