A New Meaning to Family

A family is something that everyone has and is born with no matter what, but each family is different. Of course, I have my family that I was born into, but I also have another family that no one else can have except for the peopl...

“Funding the Future”

With complaints mounting against the university on how they spend their money, a senior explains his view on how CNU prioritizes their dollars. “CNU can put on a light and firework show to announce how great we are but can’t finis...

The Dangers of ‘Facebook Activism’

With the spread of information so easily accessible through social media sites, a rise in misinformed Facebook petitions rile people up with little or no facts to back them. On Sept. 7, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos anno...

This Day in History: William the Conqueror

Senior Miller Bowe gives us a glimpse at history as he describes the invasion of England by William the Conquerer. Today in History: Sept. 27, 1066. 951 years ago today, William the Conqueror began his invasion of England, an even...

Student Assembly Votes on Violence

After political spectrums clash on campuses here in Virginia, a reolution is passed against the violence. The hateful incidents which occurred in Charlottesville have deeply affected multitudes of Americans. These small groups of ...

Crusade to Keep Speech Free at Universities

In last week’s issue of The Captain’s Log, “A Commitment to Free Expression,” a statement in the Opinions section was published that promoted the idea of free speech as well as open, civil discussion involving different points of ...

Einstein’s Café Caffeinates Campus

Baristas bring Starbucks items and atmosphere to social hot-spot of the Paul and Rosemary Trible Library. When it comes down the most popular and well known places on campus, one would be hard pressed not to have Einstein’s Café a...

Alpha Phi’s Red Dress Gala Raises $23,600

Sisters, families and donors gather to fundraise, supporting the tagline, ‘A dress to die for, a cause to live for.’ Every year, the sisters of Christopher Newport University’s chapter of Alpha Phi gather to support a cause near a...