Category Archives: Opinions

Buzzin’ Becky

Becky takes on the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week. Do you ever have one of those days that just goes entirely wrong? No matter what happens you just can’t seem to win and everything just piles on top of each other, you...

Playing the Russian Games

How the International Olympic Committee is enabling doping in the Olympic games. The Olympics are traditionally a showcase of national pride and talent, but not for one country this year. The sight of Russian athletes, dressed in ...

The Right to Birth Control

A response to the Trump administration’s stance on health care for students. On Friday, Oct. 6, the Trump Administration issued new rules giving colleges the power to impose their beliefs on their students, giving schools the powe...

Buzzin’ Becky

Becky takes on friends leaving and the adulthood desire to travel with no money. Happy Valentine’s Day Captains! Whether or not you have that special someone present, I hope you still manage to celebrate this widely-hated (by sing...

Why Students Love Their Classes

  Student Assembly asked students with classes all across majors to tell them why they loved their favorite classes. “Philosophy 202 is a welcome break from my science classes and I think Dr. Davidson does a good job of expla...

Not-So-Sweet Suite Sweeps

Students who live in theme units feel they are under constant surveillance by Resident Assistants. As CNU students, we know that the housing lottery can be a fickle mistress. As Ol’ Blue Eyes would put it, this mistress had a very...

Conditional Campus Safety

Glaring lack of security cameras throughout parking decks highlights safety concerns for students. On Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, I called the Christopher Newport University Parking and Transportation Services Office regarding a concern...

Buzzin’ Becky

In preparation of Valentine’s Day next week, Becky tackles your dating and relationship questions. Is it Spring Break yet? Here’s my usual I have no motivation left and I need a break rant. But I’m changing it up this week. If you...