Author Archives: Morgan Barclay

Knowing Your Roots

Harrell’s crop paintings make a statement about his home of Suffolk, Virginia. Placed not grown, the pieces in Christopher Newport University alum Curtis Harrell’s exhibit, give a new perspective to still life. “Rooted,” currently...

Mammoth Proportions

Christopher Newport University Alum Ryan Lytle’s felt creature exhibit dominates the Falk gallery. “I had an embarrassingly large number of stuffed animals as a child,” Christopher Newport University Alum, Ryan Lytle explains his ...

That Girl is a Tomboy

Libby Keely highlights feminist rapper Princess Nokia as an artist to watch. The world of hip hop is not considered a feminist environment. Although I adore the genre, I often listen with a grain of salt. However, the artist Desti...

Back from the Dead!

Taylor Swift fan Brooke Wilkinson reviews “Look What You Made Me Do,” the newest single and music video from the Pop Superstar. After spending years as a country-pop crossover artist, Taylor Swift has traded in acoustic guitar for...

8 Movies to See Before You Graduate

Here’s a list of movies that have been dubbed as must-see’s during your collegiate career. Heathers A quotable movie with such nonsensical lines as, “you’re such a pillowcase” and, “my teen angst… now has a body count”, this...

Behind the Lights

DJ’ing Light the Night is the closest thing some will get to playing for a large crowd. “It’s the closest I’ll get to a big stadium show—it was really really fun,” Tom Aberman comments on his experience DJ’ing Light the Night. Pre...

A Profile on John Poveromo

A comic, a cartoonist, a writer, a meme-maker, and now an official knight via Dairy Queen’s twitter, Sir John Poveromo has been working professionally for eleven years, and working unprofessionally his whole life. Even from elemen...

The choice

i. How could you tell me that I was wrong when thirty years before you spent time with me in a war a war that was just like this knees deep in muddy trenches or was that too long ago to mention not even the best of men would have ...

Off-campus jobs debunked

With Halloween just around the corner, the ever-encroaching holiday season will soon be upon us. This means the demand for jobs is greater than ever. However, as someone involved on CNU’s campus, with that demand comes the vital q...