Fanshawe's Sharing Shop is celebrating its 11th anniversary on Wednesday, February 25, 2009. To mark the occasion, the Sharing Shop is inviting the Fanshawe community to an Open House in Room B1050 (London Campus) from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thank you to everyone who has supported the Sharing Shop for the last 11 years!
The Sharing Shop was established to help students in financial need. Through a student-run food bank and clothing exchange, Fanshawe students can receive food, clothing, textbooks and household items. Donations of cash or goods are welcome! They can be dropped off at the Sharing Shop, Room B1050. For details and more drop-off locations, please visit the Sharing Shop web page.
Fanshawe College Theatre Arts Presents . . .
Fanshawe's first Theatre Arts grad show is happening from February 25 to March 1, 2009! Click here for details about Suburban Motel
(PDF*), featuring members of the 2009 graduating class, directed by Brenda Bazinet.
Siskind Gallery Exhibitions
February 23-27, 2009: Interior Decorating: Before & After: New Life for Found Objects.
March 2-6, 2009: Fine Art: First-year painting, drawing and sculpture.
The Siskind Gallery, Room H1015, London Campus, is open Monday to Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. For more information, please contact Elizabeth Oakley, 519-452-4430 ext. 2986.
Social Science Speakers' Series
Fanshawe's Social Science Speakers' Series presents Grahame Russell, the Director of Rights Action. Russell will speak about "Whatever is good for Canada: Canadian corporate and investor interests." The presentation is on February 26, 2009, from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in room D1016 at London Campus. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information, please contact Amanda Zavitz at email@example.com
or 519-452-4430 ext. 4321.
Literacy Clicks Photo Contest
The Literacy Clicks Photo Contest invites residents of London and Middlesex to take photos of "what literacy looks like to you" for the chance to win up to $500 or other prizes. During the contest, you can submit photos via mail, email, or upload them directly to the website, check out the submissions and even rate your favourites at any time by visiting www.literacyinlondon.ca.
The contest was launched on January 27, 2009 and ends March 31, 2009. The prize-winning photos will be selected by a panel of celebrity judges, with prizes of $500, $250 and $100 for the top photos. Other prizes will be awarded for interesting and creative photos. Following the contest, the best photos will take part in a travelling roadshow exhibit at various locations in London and Middlesex. Click here for more info (PDF*).
College Policy Manual Changes
Teaching With Technology
Employee Professional Development
Are You Getting Enough Bang From Your BlackBerry?
Presented by KELCOM'S London team, this in-depth session will show you how to use your BlackBerry to its full potential. Join James LeRoy of Telus, along with KELCOM and friends of the London area business community to discover new uses of the latest technology.
All proceeds from this event will be directed to the Fanshawe College Foundation.
For more details, please call Vicki Hayter at the Fanshawe College Foundation at 519-452-4430 ext. 4752. Click here for the registration form
Keep your sanity and mark your calendar now for one of these sessions: March 30 or April 27, 2009.
Fanshawe College Fine Art Faculty Exhibition
March 14 to May 2, 2009
Opening reception Saturday, March 14, 2009, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
St. Thomas Public Art Centre
301 Talbot Street, St. Thomas, ON N5P 1B5