A prestigious two-week residency program for emerging young singers, the Torggler Summer Vocal Institute immerses students in an intensive artistic environment training with world-renowned vocal pedagogues and performers. This year's institute will be held July 6-20 at CNU’s Ferguson Center for the Arts. Read More
Launched in 2009 by the Virginia Business Higher Education Council, the Grow By Degrees coalition is comprised of business and community leaders, economic development officials and organizations, college and university leaders, public officials, students and parents who share the conviction that Virginia’s economic future is fundamentally tied to higher education. Read More
- U.S. Congressman Frank Wolf to Deliver 2014 Commencement AddressU.S. Congressman Frank Wolf will be the keynote speaker at CNU's 88th Commencement on Saturday, May 10, 2014.
- Christopher Newport Launches $42 Million Comprehensive CampaignChristopher Newport University has officially launched the most ambitious fundraising campaign in its history, setting a goal of $42 million to be reached by June 30, 2017.
- Stephanie Bardwell Wins Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Small Business InstituteDr. Stephanie Bardwell, Associate Professor of law and management in the Luter School of Business was named a fellow by the National Small Business Institute (SBI) in recognition of her demonstrated commitment to service to small businesses and in anticipation of her continued leadership in SBI.
- Luter School of Business Students to Provide Free Income Tax AssistanceStudents will prepare and e-file tax returns free of charge this year. The service is geared toward low-to-moderate income taxpayers, and returns will be prepared by accounting majors certified by the IRS-sponsored Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program.
- Reiff Center to Host Lecture ‘The World Through Arab Eyes’The Reiff Center for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution and the World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Roads will host a lecture by guest speaker Dr. Shibley Telhami titled “The World Through Arab Eyes,” on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at 6 p.m., in the DSU Ballroom. The lecture is free and open to the public. No reservation is required.
- Student Behavior ConferenceSponsored by CNU’s teacher preparation program, "Improving Student Behavior" is a conference designed to enhance the knowledge of teachers, teachers-to-be, guidance counselors, school psychologists, social workers and principals. This year's conference will be held on March 14 in the Ferguson Center Music & Theatre Hall. Registration is required.
- An Evening with Chris Claremont: His Career With the X-Men and BeyondCNU's Departments of History and Communication and the Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society will host "Wolverine and the White Queen:" An Evening with Chris Claremont, on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 8 p.m., in Gaines Theatre. A book signing will immediately follow. This event is open to the university community only.
- 17th Annual Gardening SymposiumCNU’s Lifelong Learning Society (LLS) and Grounds Department will present the 17th Annual Gardening Symposium on Saturday, April 12, 2014, from 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., in the Ferguson Center Music & Theatre Hall.