Author Archives: Brett Clark

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...

Updates to Campus Construction

  image courtesy of President Trible’s State of the University Address   With new building developments always popping up around campus, updates on construction are always close in the minds and tongues of students...

#RingSeason

The sound of triumph was ringing through the Freeman as CNU’s men’s and women’s basketball teams ended the day with wins in their pockets.  The men’s team, with just two losses and 25 wins to their name this season, struck a ...

Lacrosse heads into another tough season

For the women’s lacrosse team, “Start Strong” has been the motto in the first few weeks of practices. The team begins the season with three tough matchups; two of the three are ranked in the top 20 nationwide.  When asked abo...