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Interrobang issue for Monday, October 9th, 2006

News

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Greenhouse vandalism sparks concern on campus
Acts of vandalism has occurred at the greenhouse on campus at Fanshawe College, the home of the Horticulture Technician program among others. During the second week of school three windows were smashed, and during the week of September 25 another wi... Read this article

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College using high-tech computers for research
Leading-edge technology will hopefully lead to speedier research practices and potential scientific breakthroughs. The Ministry of Research and Innovation is investing $10.9 million in the University of Western Ontario's (UWO) Shared Hierarchica... Read this article

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Career Corner: Writing an effective resume
Your resume is one of the most important tools you have in promoting yourself to an employer. First impressions are lasting ones so why not make your resume stand out favourably. While your resume won't get you a job, it should get you that all ... Read this article

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Afgan mission becoming controversial
National doubt seems to be playing a large role in the Canadian occupancy of Afghanistan and it only seems to increase as the death toll rises. On Friday, September 29th, Col. Fred Lewis addressed the death of Pte. Josh Klukie, Canada's 37th sol... Read this article

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Around the world briefs
Ireland — The Irish Republican Army (IRA) has been deemed as no longer being a threat to the national security of Northern Ireland. Most experts long viewed the IRA as the largest paramilitary threat to the peace process but the commission's ... Read this article

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President's Perspective: Someday you will miss going to class
When you are a student all you want to do is get out of class. When you miss class, it isn't a big deal. You are always looking for ways to get out of class. You spend half the time not listening and you probably spend a lot of time wondering wha... Read this article

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Exec Corner: Random thoughts from someone who likes your jib
Hi Fanshawe students, how nice of you to read the paper. There are a couple things I want to get off my chest, one being my shirt. Every once and a while I'm asked to write something for the paper; something the students might relate to. Now I coul... Read this article

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F.A.T.S. Knows!
Policies which may affect your life at Fanshawe — Part three of three What are the policies? Fanshawe College has policies to prevent or resolve difficulties or complaints, to launch academic appeals, to protect human rights, and to define e... Read this article

Opinion

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Faith Meets Life: Faith in a time of war
War is religion. By that I mean that it takes a lot of faith to go to war. It takes faith to make the decision to deploy troops and it takes faith to join the military and go where you are told. It takes faith because no one knows the outcome. The o... Read this article

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More than war in the Middle East
Iraq, and Afghanistan are being “Nuked” as you read this. Not with the conventional nuclear warheads that instantaneously annihilate entire cities with one shot, but with hundreds of millions of mini-nuke paper-cuts that will continue to... Read this article

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Letters to the Editor
October 2, 2006 Re: Smoking Outside Building Doors Dear Editor, I understand that smoking is something that is hard to quit but I mean it is pathetic to walk out of any building and I mean any building and get bombarded by a cloud of smoke. I am ... Read this article

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The Intern: Text-messaging saves lives, literally
Sure, text messaging is a waste of money and time. Why can't people just pick up the phone if they feel the need to talk to a friend? It would definitely save them a few dollars on the old phone bill. However, everyone has fallen victim to some t... Read this article

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Confessions of College-age Drama Queen: From abortion to gay-pride, the politics of protesting
This Sunday October 1, 2006, a group of pro-life women, men and children took to Wellington St. carrying signs that read “Abortion Hurts Women,” “Abortion Hurts Children,” and “Jesus Forgives and Heals.” They were ... Read this article

Culture

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Neil Young aids family farmers
“Wouldn't it be great if we did something for our own farmers right here in America?” Those were the words spoken by musician Bob Dylan, during the Live Aid concert held at various locations around the world on July 13 1985. Willie ... Read this article

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Chef's Corner: Cheap and good for you, so get cracking
Saving money and eating well do seem to be mutually exclusive terms. However, there are many delicious and healthy ways of being budget conscious while also following Canada's food guide standards. One of the most inexpensive, versatile, nutrient... Read this article

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Diary doesn't read well
Diary by Chuck Palahniuk So what comes to mind when you think of Palahniuk? Fight Club, nihilism, angry feminists? Since the publication of Fight Club, Palahniuk has gathered quite a cult following that gave him his first bestseller in the form of... Read this article

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Musical Ramblings: Deicide dominates death metal
Deicide — Stench of Redemption Can a death metal album from a veteran group that's been around the block compete with today's young bands? Oh hell yes! Let's take a look! Perhaps the title of the new Deicide CD is a slap in the f... Read this article

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Cinema Connoisseur: Estevez shines, as usual, in the original Mighty Ducks
The Mighty Ducks (1992) It's October, which means it is time for the start of another hockey season. Starting this week, twenty-nine Stanley Cup contenders and the Toronto Maple Leafs will hit the ice. One of the top contenders this year is th... Read this article

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Peter's Links: NWA and Sesame Street duet
With all of my regular job's duties, my musical interests and commitments, TV and gaming addictions, not even mention my girlfriend and the time involved with maintaining a relationship, it's hard to imagine that I even have time to procrasti... Read this article

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Chasing Mercury's chasing fame
Progressive rock band Chasing Mercury ripped up the stage during the tailgate party in the John Labbatt Centre parking lot before the NHL pre-season game at the end of September. It was a great show that played to a relatively small crowd, which did... Read this article

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Familiar sound from The Killers
The Killers - Sam's Town Remember when you heard of The Killers? 2004's Hot Fuss was a slow burn of new wave-influenced pop rock that broke North America's mainstream resistance to keyboards and synthesizers. For that The Killers deserve some credi... Read this article

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Huron House tastes better than it looks
Huron House- 1345 Huron Street If you live anywhere near the corner of Highbury and Huron you've probably noticed the Huron House Restaurant located at 1345 Huron, nestled in the elbow of the plaza that includes Talize, a medical walk in clin... Read this article

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Fashion Fashionista: Sex-iest hair in the city
Perhaps you are new to this city; new school, new friends, new home, so don't you think it's time for new hair too!?! And I know, because I've been there, and realize it is tricky to find and trust a new hairstylist when you're so bu... Read this article

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So you wanna be in a rock band?: Music and friends don't mix
Though I know it sounds like a fabulous idea to form a band with your closest group of friends, I strongly advise against it for a number of reasons. First and foremost, I'm sure all of you at some point have heard the old adage, “Don'... Read this article

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106.9 The X weekly update
KEEP IT LOCKED TO 106.9 THE X 106.9 the X is not only bringing you the most popular beats, we're bringing you the hottest events and giveaways London has to offer. Soon to come are a handful of on-air games that will be played through out the... Read this article

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Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Aries (March 21 - April 19) The new moon has you on the run. Whether you're actively fleeing or just busy, mistakes are easier to make. The presence of witnesses could be embarrassing, but their vigilance contributes to your safety. Taurus (A... Read this article

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Ask the Sex Doc: Sex Doc knows how to catch cheaters
Dear Sex Doc; Okay, I'm not neurotic or anything, but I'm sure my boyfriend is cheating on me. He's being really weird with me and it doesn't seem like he likes me anymore. I've seen him with some of his girl friends and I swea... Read this article

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My Bites and Bytes: Sonic doesn't do so well
It's been a pretty busy week in the world of Xbox live marketplace and if you haven't been keeping up, here's what has been happening. The Raw vs. Smackdown 2007 demo has been released. Although there are only two wrestlers available, th... Read this article

Leisure

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Rain shortens OCAA Golf Championship
Mother nature just would not cooperate. The Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) Golf Championships held at the FireRock Golf and Country Club in Komoka was cut short on October 4 due to rain. The winners were decided based on the results of... Read this article

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Sports in Seconds: It's Christmas time for sports fans
It's the most wonderful time of the year. Sure, everyone knows that line and everyone associates it with the excitement and thrills of the holiday season. You know, the time when people are jolly, and kids are giddy and all that jazz. Let me te... Read this article

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Around the Ring: Hardcore Holly gains new respect in ECW
It's been an excellent week in the world of wrestling! First off, we look at the wicked TNA show where it was announced that Kurt Angle will be the special enforcer in the Jeff Jarret vs. Sting, title vs. career match. If you want to see Jeff J... Read this article

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Fun and Fitness: Busting booze myths
I love getting smashed just as much as the next guy. There's nothing like a few wobbly pops after a hard weeks work to loosen the old goose. Yet, I also understand the consequences of a ridiculous amount of downed wobbly pops. After taking a bri... Read this article

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Athletics profile of the week
Cross Country Heading into their final few weeks of the season, the Falcon Cross Country team has been going strong as the men's team came in second at the Redeemer Invitational Cross Country Race and the Women's Team coming in fifth. On T... Read this article

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Motoring: An impressive SUV model for Toyota
Although Toyota is not only one of the world most recognized brands, the company has quickly become the largest automaker in the world.

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