Author Archives: Samantha Spata

A theater enthusiast’s journey

Bonnie Newton, a fourth-year theater major and classical studies minor, has filled her college days with numerous theatrical productions and endeavors.  From performing to writing to directing, she has had a hand in several o...

An un-fur-gettable evening

This Saturday night, Feb. 4, the Peninsula SPCA is rolling out the red carpet for their tenth annual Fur Ball gala event at the Marriott in City Center. For a ticket price of $135 per person, guests – and their pets! – can enjoy a...

Slam Poetry comes to CNU

Lacey Roop embodies the saying that success can come from any place. A two-time member of the Austin Poetry Slam team and top-scoring poet at the Individual World Poetry Slam, her empowering poems amplify the “marginalized voices”...

The best and worst on-campus jobs

Looking for a job on campus? CNU offers a wide range of job opportunities for students, most of which are flexible enough to fit into a busy schedule. However, each job on campus has a certain dynamic, which may appeal to one stud...

A Greener CNU

With conservation efforts taking the forefront of university’s minds, Christopher Newport University established its first Sustainability Committee in 2010 in order to enhance its own conservation efforts.  Five years later, the u...