Author Archives: Melanie Occhiuzzo

Mindfulness Comes to CNU

Recently, the word mindfulness has become a household term, turning the image of a Zen-like yogi into a much more relatable common figure practicing mindfulness. Mindfulness is defined by Webster’s dictionary as the quality or sta...

Surviving freshman year

There are so many cliché articles written now-a-days on what incoming freshman should be concerned with that they often fall on deaf ears. As a rising junior myself, I’ve encountered just about every horror that an incoming freshm...

Students, assemble

CNU’s Student Assembly functions as a voice of the students on campus and facilitates the student’s needs, ideas and wishes as they are made aware of them. Last year there were two notable accomplishments that Student Assembly ach...

Meet California Death

Whether it’s performing at house shows at U.Va. or gallery shows in RVA, California Death can always be sure to give the crowd a great time. But you don’t have to take our word for it. Obscure Music Magazine placed them as the 40t...

PLP story hits a snag

The Captain’s Log planned to publish a story about the President’s Leadership Program on March 30 but was unable because key information wasn’t released in time for publication, an occurrence The Captain’s Log editor-in-chief cons...

The hunt for off-campus housing

Students disappointed with the housing lottery and able to get permission to move off campus will appreciate the numerous housing options in Newport News. Several apartment complexes are a short distance from campus . Hidenwood an...

Club profile: Potterwatch

Have you’ve ever wondered where you could find your fellow Potter-fiends at CNU but weren’t sure where to look? Never fear, CNU’s very own club dedicated to Harry Potter, known as Potterwatch is here to quell your fears of not get...