Volume 44 Issue No. 21 February 13, 2012 www.fsu.ca/interrobang/
Sarah Van de Vooren is theEnvironmental ProgramCoordinator at FanshaweCollege with Martin Services atFanshawe College. “The ulti-mate test of man’s consciencemay be his willingness to sacri-fice something today for futuregenerations whose words of thanks will not be heard.” -Gaylord Nelson1. Why are you here?
As the Environmental ProgramCoordinator, I’m here to promotethe various waste diversion pro-grams that are available to thecampus body. Our annual wasteaudits show that continuous envi-ronmental education is necessaryto increase our diversion rate.
2. What was your life-changingmoment?
In my first year of PlanetaryScience I realized how finite, frag-ile and unique the Earth is andswitched programs toEnvironmental Science so that Icould devote my life to protectingit.
3. What music are you currentlylistening to?
Tiësto and Deadmau5.
4. What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
“This too shall pass.” - The wis-dom of my mother.
5. Who is your role model?
Of course my determined, strong,understanding, wise mother. Andmy fellow Steering Committeemembers for the TransitionLondon Ontario organization.
6. Where in the world have youtravelled?
New York, Chicago, OrlandoFlorida and Niagara Falls.
7. What was your first job?
Corn detasseling on a farm. Long,hot, sweaty, buggy days.
8. What would your last mealbe?
My last meal would be anythingfrom the VegOut restaurant onRichmond St. The best vegan foodin town. It’s kind of my sanctuary.I can eat everything on the menu!
9. What makes you uneasy?
Knowing that life as we know it isunsustainable and we need to makeour communities more resilient toa peak oil scenario.
10. What is your passion?
My passion is communicating theimportance of individual action. Ilove to see someone’s face light upwhen they realize that they canmake a difference.
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Van de Vooren educating campus
Sarah Van de Vooren is a protector of the Earth.
CREDIT: ERIKA FAUST
Students check out the Career and Summer Job Fair in J Gym on February 8. Representatives from London andarea companies came to scout out potential candidates for summer and full-time jobs.
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8 POOL TOURNAMENT
The Gamesroom – 5:00 - 7:00PM$2 ADV
Out Back Shack – 8:00 PM$5 ADV
FREE COMEDY NOONER
FEATURING: CHRISTINA WALKINSHAW
Forwell Hall – 12:00PM
FREE CONDOM CASINO
Forwell Hall – 8:00PM
FREE XXX OBS COMEDY NIGHT
FEATURING: GLENN WOOL &ROB MAILLOUX
Out Back Shack – 9:00PM
FIRST RUN FILM
Rainbow Cinemas – 7:30PM$3.50 STUDENTS | $5 GUESTS
FANSHAWE NIGHT AT THE LONDON LIGHTNING
John Labatt Centre – 7:00PM$10 ADV
MARDI GRAS PUB
Forwell Hall – 9:30PM$3 ADV | $4 DOOR
FANSHAWE AT THE KNIGHTS
KNIGHTS VS. SPITFIRES
John Labatt Centre – 7:30PM$17 STUDENTS | $18 GUESTS
FREE NEW MUSIC NIGHT
FEATURING: DINOSAUR BONES WITH TEENAGE KICKS & TV FREAKS
Out Back Shack – 9:30PM
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