Author Archives: Katie Krynitsky

What NOT to Bring to College

Every year, freshmen move into their rooms with boxes of things they will never even unpack. While you consolidate all of your bedding and bathroom supplies into as few bins and boxes as possible, it’s important to pack only what ...

Out of their natural Habitat

Instead of getting on a plane to Cancun or heading south to a seaside resort, volunteers of CNU’s Habitat For Humanity made a road trip to Dade City, Florida for a service trip this spring break. With ideal weather and the right t...

Club Profile: Potterwatch

Every year around Halloween, ABC Family reminds us that Harry Potter exists, though some people never forget about the boy wizard. Among those faithful fans are the members of Potterwatch, the CNU Harry Potter fan club. Despite bo...

World Class Gymnastics

For an hour on Sunday nights, a handful of students travel down the road to volunteer at World Class Gymnastics, a gymnastics program for special needs children. CNU volunteers pair up with one child and bring them through the gym...

Yak Attack

For those who don’t already know, YikYak is an app that functions like Twitter; the only difference between the two being that Yik Yak is anonymous and categorized by location. Although not everyone relies on it, YikYak is becomin...

Dining Dilemma

Though CNU doesn’t boast quite the number of dining halls as many other Virginia colleges, Regattas and Commons create a close kinship between themselves and students. However, CNU students find benefits and drawbacks within each....