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News

Fanshawe professor receives Grammy nomination
Dan Brodbeck, Fanshawe's music industry arts (MIA) program coordinator, has received a Grammy nomination for his work on The Cranberries' final album, In The EndRead more

Atlohsa bridging gaps found in London’s homelessness crisis
When there were less crash beds available in London, Atlohsa's Family Healing Services brought in a resting space. Read more

Student Choice Initiative deemed unlawful
On Nov. 22, the Ontario Divisional Court unanimously put an end to the Ford government's Student Choice Initiative (SCI). Read more

Hungry fans listen to Antoni Porowski's culinary experiences
Plenty of applause and laughter filled Fanshawe College's J-Gym 3 during Fanshawe Student Union (FSU) presents An Evening with Antoni Porowski on Nov. 18. Read more

Fanshawe's downtown addition wins award
The team behind the design of 130 Dundas Street has been recognized with an Urban Design Award from the City of London for their innovative reuse of the former Kingsmill's department store building. Read more

Spinathon raises funds for new wheelchair bicycle
An afternoon spin class raised money towards a wheelchair tandem bike at McCormick Home. Read more

Opinion

Canadians: We're not as nice as we think we are
One week ago, I was riding the bus to the college when I witnessed something I have personally never seen in all 27 years of my life. Read more

Coming to Canada: Acceptance in the face of nonacceptance
Anytime someone says something controversial to, about or around me I try to make it a point to let the remarks marinate before responding; emphasis on tryRead more

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From the Editor
Greetings, readers from the Fanshawe community and beyond. Welcome to the 2019 Holiday Issue of Interrobang. Read more

Lighten up: Life is an experience
Virginity is a social construct used as a means to control. What it's meant to control is dependent on the source of the pressure influencing you to keep it or not. Read more

Astrologers, shepherds and humble beginnings
Anyone who has spent time in the Roman Catholic Church, in a Greek Orthodox Church, in a Russian Orthodox Church, or in any branch of the Protestant Church will be familiar with the story of the birth of Jesus Christ. Read more

Lifestyles

Healthcare students disregard their own self-care
When we decided we would choose to service the health of others, we neglected to take care of our own well-being. Read more

Stop helping cybercriminals
How do you fight against something that consumes and preoccupies much of your time? Read more

Taylor Swift, Lover
After a few months of listening and relating, Lover has won a place in this Interrobang reviewer's heart. Read more

Get to know your FSU clubs: Spectrum Fanshawe
Consider joining Spectrum Fanshawe to make new LGBTQAI2S+ friends and find support during and after your studies. Read more

Sustainability Bulletin: Don't go broke trying to impress others this Christmas
The wreaths are up, the icicle lights are hanging and the shopping time bomb has started its countdown. Read more

Netflix Fix of the Week: The Knight Before Christmas
The Knight Before Christmas has arrived to give you some yuletide joy along with some time-travelling. Read more

How to spend Christmas alone and still enjoy it
Spending the holidays alone can be a lot of fun, with the right attitude and some creativity. Read more

A guide to making a bomb mac and cheese
If you are a mac and cheese lover like me and love a really great mac and cheese recipe, I have just the thing. Read more

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Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Pay more attention to what you are doing and how best to use your time during the holidays. Read more

Exciting new games for the holidays
Do you have a friend, family member or spouse that enjoys playing video games? Are you having a hard time deciding what to get them this holiday season? Read more

How to beat the holiday blues
Here are a few events happening in London that will get you out of the house and involved in the warm atmosphere, despite the cold. Read more

Holiday gift guide for coffee lovers
Dark roast, light roast, espressos, decaf; coffee lovers know what they like, which means it may be hard to know what to buy these curators of caffeine. Read more

How to keep your waistline in check over the holidays
Here are some recommendations as to how you can enjoy all you eat during your holidays without bursting at the seams. Read more

Hip-Hop holiday music to spice up your bland festivities
If you are tired of the same old Mariah Carey holiday hits, this is the playlist for you. Tune into this playlist for frosty flows, a blizzard of beats and jolly jams that'll get you singing jiggy-bells. Read more

Gift guide for pet owners and pets
Buying gifts for pets is the best because they will always appreciate the present. As for pet owners, buying them a gift that highlights their love for their pet will make their day. Read more

Five perfect gifts for the gamer in your life
The holidays are so close to being here, and people are doing Christmas shopping. Here’s my top five gifts for a gamer in your life, as recommended by a gamer. Read more

Five inexpensive holiday gifts for your boyfriend/girlfriend
With the holidays around the corner comes the stress of finding a gift for that special someone in your life (while on a student budget). Read more

Delicious holiday foods from around the world
Even if you do not celebrate any holidays there are still amazing seasonal dishes to be had at international restaurants, so take a chance and try something new. Read more

Five must see iconic Christmas movies
Here are just a few movies that are iconic and a tradition for some to see at this time of year. Read more

Guy friend gift guide
The struggle is real ladies, but this guide to buying gifts for guy friends can help ease the upcoming burden. Read more

International Holidays in December
December has many holidays and festivals, like Christmas, that are celebrated by different cultures throughout the world. Below we identify a few of them and look a little deeper at their origins and traditions. Read more

Seasonal traditions around the world
Ever wonder what holiday traditions are like in different parts of the world? After some research you can find that there are some rather interesting ones. Read more

Sports

Han Pham setting sights on returning to Nationals
For Fanshawe Falcons badminton star Han Pham (culinary management), the sport has been part of much of her life. Read more

Falcons' men's basketball dominate November
The Fanshawe Falcons' men's basketball team has won every single game in the month of November. Read more

Automotive Affairs - The 2019 Hyundai Palisade: A Luxury SUV from Korea
Remember the Hyundai Veracruz? Of course not, it wasn't very good and hardly anybody bought one.  Read more


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