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FSU moving forward with acting president until by-election
The Fanshawe Student Union (FSU) begins a new school year with an interim president and an upcoming by-election. Read more

Western University discusses plan of action for unsanctioned street parties
Western University and its University Students' Council (USC) plan to counteract unsanctioned street parties like Fake Homecoming, with university representatives meeting with other post-secondary schools like Fanshawe College. Read more

Fanshawe alumna competing at WorldSkills in Russia
Fanshawe College auto body graduate Maggie Friesen is representing Canada in Kazan, Russia during the 2019 WorldSkills competition. Read more

Fanshawe-related LTC bus routes to change
The London Transit Commission (LTC) is changing 41 bus routes as part of the 2019 Service Plan, according to their website. Read more

Rare core construction season continues
During the summer of 2019, three core construction projects occupied the downtown core, with two still in the works. Read more

From India to Fanshawe: an alumnus tells his story
Meet the man Fanshawe's own president refers to as Mr. Fanshawe, Arjun Bhardwaj. Read more

KILLY headlines 2019 Frosh Week at Fanshawe
Toronto-based hip-hop artist KILLY is headlining Fanshawe's Frosh Week. Read more

Avenge the Falcon: Frosh Week low-down
As the start of another school year approaches, so does another Frosh Week. This year students will get a chance to check out the exciting shows taking place Sept. 9 to 13. Read more

Fanshawe hosting interactive evenings at Budweiser Gardens
Fanshawe College is sponsoring the Interactive Evening series at Budweiser Gardens, with three events scheduled so far. Read more

Rapid HIV testing now available on main campus
Free rapid HIV testing will be available at the Wellness Fair on Sept. 26 in Forwell Hall. As of October., testing will be available the first Tuesday of the month at the Wellness Centre. Read more

The ever-changing face of OSAP
The execution of the new OSAP framework has generated mixed responses from disappointment to appreciation among students across the province, and within Fanshawe College. Read more



From the Editor
Greetings, new and returning members of the Fanshawe community. Welcome to Interrobang's 2019 Orientation Issue. Read more

I am scared to exist as my gender
I am always in defence mode because I will never know what someone's intentions are. Read more

God probably exists. So be happy.
There are a number of criticisms that people have against Christianity. You have probably come across some of them. Read more


Do we still need TV in an age of streaming
The age of cable/satellite TV seems to be no more due to the popularity of streaming websites such as YouTube and Netflix. Read more

A harder program to operate than at first glance?
This in no way is meant to berate or minimize the impact shortfalls from OSAP (Ontario Student Assistance Program) have created for some students. Read more


Is OSAP trying to help me or not?
There were some tears when I first saw my funding estimate. After seeing the reactions from other students online, I considered myself lucky that most of my tuition will be covered. Read more


Busing to Fanshawe
Fanshawe freshmen may find commuting to campus a daunting task, however it does not have to be with this simple guide. Read more

Bike paths in London, Ontario
London has invested significant funds towards making the city greener and more sustainable. Read more

Off-campus housing: Tips for finding your home away from home
Finding the perfect place to live off-campus can be a tedious process, so here are some tips and tricks that can help you make a decision you won't regret. Read more

MIA alumna Haviah Mighty lands on Polaris shortlist
It's been an exciting three months for Fanshawe's Music Industry Arts (MIA) alumni Haviah Mighty. Read more

Rick Ross' Port of Miami 2: The boss is back
The rap game's biggest boss is back and banging in Port of Miami 2, released by Rick Ross on Aug. 9. Read more

Returning to school as an adult
Surviving college as a mature student takes discipline, perseverance and the right attitude. Read more

Sustainability Bulletin: Use your green power
As students and future leaders, we all need to do what we can to reduce our impact on climate change. Read more

Practical Tips for international students
Adjusting to a new life halfway across the world can be daunting. But does it really have to be? Read more

Resources for international Fanshawe students
There are also a number of resources available for international students throughout the semester. Whether you are new to Canada or are still settling in, these resources are here to help you out. Read more

How to be a decent human on the LTC
Most students take the bus and commute to either school or work. A collective effort to better our transit system behoves everyone. Read more

Endless possibilities in the world of Infinite Dendrogram
Infinite Dendrogram is a light novel, a type of Japanese novella, written by Sakon Kaido. Read more


Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Look for ways to help others that won't jeopardize your lifestyle or reputation. Simplicity and moderation are in your best interest. Read more

Food options on campus
A look at some of your on campus dining choices while attending Fanshawe College. Read more

Short cuts: cutting down travel time to classes
Sometimes it is tedious to traverse the halls of Fanshawe. The weird shapes to some of the buildings makes it longer to get to one end of the College to the other. Read more

Useful perks at Fanshawe College
There is more to Fanshawe College than meets the eye, and this guide will help to find some of the lesser-known programs, supports and benefits that the school offers. Read more

Sustainable boutiques in London
Sustainability is on a lot of people's minds, especially when we see the effects fast fashion has on our planet. A way to shop more sustainably includes thrifting/purchasing second-hand clothing. Read more

A mini guide to financial aid
School is hard enough, but the true challenge of attending college lies in the thought of how you are going to pay for it all.  Read more

Places of worship
Presented is a guide to places of worship that are local to Fanshawe's Oxford Street campus, as well those that have limited alternatives in London. Read more

Shopping and entertainment in the Forest City
There's so much to explore in London, from shopping malls to local restaurants to specialty stores. This guide will, hopefully, help you have a basic idea of where things are. Read more

Hidden gems of London
There are countless hidden gems throughout London, from amazing restaurants to scenic trails that make you forget you're in the city. Read more

Affordable and delicious food in London
London is one of the best cities around when it comes to great food, yet fast food can detract from local businesses. This list features affordable, healthy options, as well as some unhealthy ones (but hey, who doesn't have a cheat day?). Read more


Fanshawe Athletics gears up for new season after strong finish in 2018/2019
After a record-breaking season, Fanshawe Athletics is getting pumped for a new year of campus sports. Read more

GCHawk golf simulator now open to students
This past summer, Fanshawe Athletics completed installment of a new GCHawk golf simulator. Read more

Motoring: 2019 Jaguar I-PACE - Electrified luxury
The I-PACE is proof you can create a functional, attractive electric vehicle. Read more

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