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Interrobang Archives


Speaker shows students upside of climate change
Climate advocate and entrepreneur Peter Boyd had a message for Fanshawe: there is an upside to climate change. Read more

Fanshawe alumni earn spots on Twenty in their 20s list
Business London magazine published the 2018 Twenty in their 20s list in their October issue. Fanshawe alumni took six of those spots. Read more

Don’t want your dental benefits to run out? Toothworks Dental Clinics has the solution for you!
Sponsored by Toothworks Dental Clinic: Toothworks Dental Clinic at Masonville Mall offers Fanshawe College students a check up and cleaning at NO COST! Read more

Fanshawe's Leap Junction launches Leap Talks
Fanshawe's Leap Junction is hoping to educate students about entrepreneurship and encourage more students to consider starting their own business. Read more

Fanshawe alumna manages Dundas Place
Savanah Sewell, the newly appointed manager for Dundas Place, has a lot of history with London. Read more

Fanshawe opens new biotechnology facility
Fanshawe unveiled its new Centre for Advanced Research and Innovation in biotechnology (CARIB) during a grand opening ceremony on Oct. 9. Read more

London Votes: What mayoral candidates are saying about economic development
London may be a university/college town, but the question of what to do after graduation is never far from students' minds. Read more

Jumpstart your future with the Ignite Career Conference
The Ignite Careers Conference is right around the corner on Nov. 3. Students will be in for a real treat by learning some interesting material for their future and hearing from Fanshawe grad and keynote speaker Nicole Snobelen. Read more

Advocates protest review of Fair Workplaces Act
Workers' rights advocates gathered across provincial campuses and public spaces to protest the Ford government's vow to review the former Liberal government's Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act. Read more

Fanshawe announces smoke-free policy
Fanshawe College has announced it will make its campuses entirely smoke-free as of Nov. 1, 2018. Read more

Trauma and Treatment weekend returns to Fanshawe this month
Trauma and Treatment weekend will be back at Fanshawe on Friday, Oct. 19 and Saturday, Oct. 20. Read more

London Comic Con is coming to town
With much anticipation for the 5th annual London Comic Con running Oct. 26 to 28, officials of the event are preparing for their biggest year. Read more

Solar panels to be installed on campus buildings
Construction has begun on the installation of solar panels to the sides of buildings B, C, D, as well as Falcon House and Peregrine House residences. Read more

tbk Creative awarded Consumer Choice Award for fourth consecutive year
This year, tbk Creative has won the Consumer Choice award for the fourth consecutive year. Read more

London Votes: What mayoral candidates are saying about preventing sexual violence in the city
The Interrobang asked several of London's mayoral candidates how they plan to prevent sexual violence and make the city a safer community for everyone. Read more

Minister of Infrastructure and Communities tours Fanshawe
The Federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities visited Fanshawe last week to tour the College's skilled trades facilities. Read more

Sustainability Fair will teach students about living an earth-friendly lifestyle
As part of Canada's Waste Reduction Week, Fanshawe is hosting its own Sustainability Fair from Oct. 15 to 21. Read more

Fanshawe and CMHA partner for crisis support centre
For the month of October, Fanshawe students will be able to access the crisis support centre run by Fanshawe's Counselling and Accessibility services with the Canadian Medical Health Association (CMHA). Read more

2018 FSU Director bi-election candidates
The FSU Director Bi-election will take place between Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 9 AM and Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 at 2 PM. Log in to FOL during that time range to cast your ballot. Read more

London couple donates over 1,100 bikes in five years
A London couple has given away free bikes to benefit the community socially, environmentally and economically. Read more

London makes history with new ranked voting system
On Oct. 22, London will make history as the first Canadian city to use a ranked ballot in its municipal election. Read more

Ladies that UX conference taking centre stage at Fanshawe College
London's chapter of Ladies that UX is holding its annual Centre Stage conference at Fanshawe College this year for the first time in its history. Read more

Celebrating World Mental Health Day
World Mental Health Day is quickly approaching, celebrating its 26th anniversary on Oct. 10. Read more

Fanshawe grad creates online celiac business
A Fanshawe graduate has achieved entrepreneurial success and is utilizing her skills learned throughout her education. Read more

Freezing the minimum wage increase may have a negative impact
Ontario Premier, Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative (PC) Party has been criticized by the New Democratic Party (NDP) for its recent proposal to freeze minimum wage. Read more

London Votes: What mayoral candidates are saying on student housing
Here's what a number of London mayoral candidates had to tell the Interrobang about their thoughts on the issue of student housing. Read more

Letters and Arts Reading Series kicks off with Duncan McCue
CBC journalist and radio host Duncan McCue visited Fanshawe earlier this week to discuss his autobiographical book, The Shoe Boy: A Trapline Memoir. Read more

VIDEO: London mayoral candidates on BRT
Interrobang reached out to London mayoral candidates to speak out on a variety of issues that directly affect Fanshawe students. In this first of a six-part series, candidates discuss the hot button issue of BRT (bus rapid transit). Read more

Tampon Tuesday: Ten years of an ongoing issue
On the second Tuesday of every month, Jack Astor's on Fanshawe Park Road West hosts a networking event where admission is a donation of feminine hygiene products. Read more

RH Accelerator helps small businesses gain city support
London introduces a new incubator for start-up growth stage companies this month in the form of Roundhouse (RH) Accelerator. Read more

Innovation Village: The future of a Fanshawe collaboration
An exciting project known as Innovation Village is in development at Fanshawe College, promising to bring the college and local community closer together and more connected than ever before. Read more

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