Author Archives: Melanie Occhiuzzo

Buzzin’ Becky

Becky takes on your questions and this week addresses roommate problems an anonymous submission contains. ‘Twas the week before Fall Break… Happy midterm week Captains! Study hard and rest up, it’s all quickly coming to an e...

Putting Students First

A behind the scenes look at Christopher Newport University’s faculty hiring procedures. Since Christopher Newport University’s decision to move from being an admissions commuter school to a highly selective liberal arts university...

Sailing Through Midterms

Upperclassmen reflect on studying strategies and provide tips for handling upcoming fall midterms, while professors give advice on how to plan ahead. With midterms just around the corner, Captains campus-wide are slowly preparing ...

Breaking the CNU Bubble

Millennial Roundtable on civic engagement sparks discussion on CNU’s own state of community service and how much of an impact CNU students are really having on the Newport News community. One of Christopher Newport University’s cl...

Students Share Opinions on Title IX

In the wake of Devos’ updates and recommendations to Title IX, CNU students give their comments on how it could affect the University’s procedures involving Title IX cases. After announcing earlier this month her intention to dire...

A Commitment to Free Expression

A statement issued and endorsed by students of Christopher Newport University Christopher Newport University has emerged in recent years as a leading liberal arts institution, with a well-earned reputation for academic excellence ...