Category Archives: News

CNU Helps Feed the Unfortunate

The Food Fighters are an organization started at CNU in the fall of 2013. Every week, they attempt to prevent food from going to waste by picking up excess food from both Regattas and the Commons. Then, they transport the uneaten ...

Captain’s Meet The Princess

CNU students traveled to D.C. to hear how some envision an end to Middle Eastern strife in an age of revolutions. The National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations hosted the 26th Annual Arab-U.S. Policy makers Conference: Arab-U.S. Rel...

Phasing Out Hazing

The Greek Life community at CNU is making an effort to end the hazing of new members by exploring several different approaches. From an outsider’s perspective, Greek Life can seem daunting. Visions of reckless behavior, ritualisti...

The Candidates and Their Stances

The highly anticipated Virginia Governor’s race will decide whether Richmond is home to Gillespie (R) or Northam (D). With the highly publicized and nationally captivating Virginia governor’s race between Ralph Northam (D) and Ed ...

CNU Greets Representatives from Greifswald

Reiff Center for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution hosts delegates from Newport News’ Sister City. Just like how universities have sister institutions, Newport News has sister cities. Amongst them is a mid-sized city from Meckl...

12 Explorers Highlighted in McMurran Hall

The second age of exploration, the Age of Steel, is exhibited in the lobby of McMurran Hall. Did you know that a civil war battle in Hampton Roads changed Naval warfare? Indeed, the clash between the Union’s USS Monitor and Confed...

Making Sense of Mental Health

A glimpse inside the James C. Windsor Counseling Center reveals an effort to cater to the individual student. With growing concern over mental health on college campuses, an effort to address mental health has become paramount for...

CNU Students Seeing the World

Christopher Newport Study Abroad is offering trips to countries like Cuba, Costa Rica and the UAE. At Christopher Newport, the stated goal has been to help students live a life of significance. In time, a significant life might ta...

Petty’s Passing Leaves Fans Heartbroken

After suffering a heart attack in his Malibu home, the iconic rocker passed away on Monday night. On Monday, Oct. 2, the world of rock was crushed by news out of Malibu, California that Tom Petty had suffered a heart attack. Petty...