Fanshawe's Research Innovation Fund (RIF)
program, an internal seed program that funds
small, short-term projects, has undergone some changes. The application process has been
changed to a single application form from a two-step process, the EOI has been eliminated, and
other changes have been made to program guidelines. In addition, a new set of standardized
project and financial reporting forms have been developed. More information on these changes
- and copies of the new forms and guidelines - are available on our
Library Early Closing
The Library at London Campus will close at noon on Friday, May 7, 2010, for a
professional development session.
Spriet Family Greenhouse Plant Sale
Students in the Horticulture Technician program invite you to the annual plant sale in the
greenhouse. The greenhouse will be open for retail sales Monday to Friday
from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. from
May 3 to June 1, 2010, with a special sales event planned for Friday May 14 and
Saturday, May 15, 2010, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Click here for details
Retirement Reception for Suzanne O'Neill
Following a distinguished career of over 30 years, Suzanne O'Neill is
retiring from Fanshawe College Library & Media Services. Please
join us in offering our best wishes as she embarks on the world's
longest coffee break.
Thursday, June 24, 2010, 2:00 to 4:00 pm,
Presentation at 3:00 p.m.
H Gallery, London Campus, Fanshawe College
Click here to see the flyer (PDF*).
D Food Court Re-Roofing
Over the next two months, roofing contractors Smith-Peat Roofing &
Sheet Metal Limited
will be removing a section of the metal cladding above the D Food Court seating area
repairing leakage problems, re-insulating and applying new metal roofing.
At certain times, sections of the corridor around the Bookstore and Room D1047 will be blocked off.
Signage indicating exit pathways and locations will be posted in the area to assist
students and staff.
O Canada Singers Needed for Graduation
With spring convocation approaching in June, there is a need for additional O Canada
singers to lead the singing of the national anthem at the conclusion of each graduation
Staff members interested in volunteering for this important role are asked to please email
Michael Wickett at
Auditions will be arranged once interested singers
have been identified.
Fanshawe College Service Staff Professional Development Event - "Everybody Counts"
Date: Wednesday, May 26, 2010
Location: J Gym 3
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Guest Speaker: Alvin Law, CSP - Author and professional speaker
Lunch 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. (OASIS, Student Centre)
Click here for the flyer
Alvin's message has left footprints on the lives of over 2 million people throughout Canada,
the US and six other countries worldwide. Prepare to be shocked, inspired, and forever
changed ... See you there!
Summer "Thyme" at Saffron's
Saffron's Restaurant at Fanshawe's London Campus has now closed for the summer,
but barbecue season is just around the corner.
The "Thyme" outdoor barbecue will run each Wednesday, Thursday and Friday on Saffron's patio,
from May 12 to June 18, 2010, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.