Stop Idolizing Sports

News Editor of The Captain’s Log Brett Clark recaps on recent events in the NFL that led him to stop watching. My entire life I have played sports. It is such a large part of my identity that sometimes I laugh at the fact that I h...

Sailing Through Midterms

Upperclassmen reflect on studying strategies and provide tips for handling upcoming fall midterms, while professors give advice on how to plan ahead. With midterms just around the corner, Captains campus-wide are slowly preparing ...

Five Things I’ve Learned as a Freshman

Being a freshman is hard. Deciding what advice to take is even harder, so turn to your fellow peers. We’ve all been on a steep learning curve recently, and some of us are still struggling with the changes. Like many of you, I foun...

Peaceful Protest Through Free Speech

NFL players’ decisions to kneel during the National Anthem is analyzed through the lens of the First Amendment rights to free speech and peaceful protest. Free speech: the famous and infamous topic our country has grappled with fo...

Student Excels as Paratrooper

With previous generations having served in the United States Army, junior Meghan Copenhaver succeeds. While students spent their summers making copies, working internships, tanning on the beach or traveling, junior Meghan Copenhav...

Catalyst Church Tailgates with Tasty Treats

Students and community members recognize a local church for community engagement and famous fried Oreo stand. Throughout the past six years, Catalyst Church in Newport News has been part of CNU home football games, giving away fri...