Author Archives: Brett Clark

Not-So-Sweet Suite Sweeps

Students who live in theme units feel they are under constant surveillance by Resident Assistants. As CNU students, we know that the housing lottery can be a fickle mistress. As Ol’ Blue Eyes would put it, this mistress had a very...

Lionsbridge FC Announces 2018 Schedule

The Premier Development League has announced their schedule and Lionsbridge FC will host three home games. POMOCO Stadium will be abuzz with the sounds of soccer matches this summer, as the Lionsbridge FC will be hosting three str...

Eagles Fly to Victory

CNU Captains celebrated Super Bowl LII in cities across the world. From Newport News to Europe, Christopher Newport University students sat down and watched Super Bowl LII this past Sunday. The Eagles toppled the Patriots with a f...

Breaking the Law With Brett

News Editor Brett Clark compiles the 10 best crime dramas of the past sixty years. While February is usually the time to curl up and watch romantic comedies, it can also be a time to break the law, or rather, watch other people br...

Regattas is Coming

The recent snow storm has setback CNU students’ highly anticipated first meal back at the completed Regattas. The long-awaited Regattas expansion project  — already delayed for a semester — is slated for completion later this...

Impacts of the Government Shutdown

In the wake of a recent government shutdown and with such a large percentage of CNU students hailing from the D.C. Metropolitan area and the Hampton Roads area, a degree of concern may have been stoked in students on campus. This ...

CNU Greets Representatives from Greifswald

Reiff Center for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution hosts delegates from Newport News’ Sister City. Just like how universities have sister institutions, Newport News has sister cities. Amongst them is a mid-sized city from Meckl...

Stop Idolizing Sports

News Editor of The Captain’s Log Brett Clark recaps on recent events in the NFL that led him to stop watching. My entire life I have played sports. It is such a large part of my identity that sometimes I laugh at the fact that I h...

Petty’s Passing Leaves Fans Heartbroken

After suffering a heart attack in his Malibu home, the iconic rocker passed away on Monday night. On Monday, Oct. 2, the world of rock was crushed by news out of Malibu, California that Tom Petty had suffered a heart attack. Petty...

‘Twelve Explorers’ Debut with Speaker

The Chief of Naval Operations visited CNU to deliver a speech to kickoff the 12 Explorers exhibit. Christopher Newport University held an event in the Diamonstein Theatre to promote a new project being led by Dr. Hall, a professor...