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Student Profile: Kyle DeGood

  Monday, March 25, 2019
— It's a long way from Virginia to the islands of Hawaii, but Christopher Newport was never far from Kyle DeGood's heart. DeGood, a junior management major, was born in Yorktown but moved to Honolulu as a child when his military family was ...

Women's Golf Debuts

  Tuesday, June 26, 2018
— With an experienced coaching staff and skilled players, CNU has quickly discovered the winning formula to advance its new women's golf program for years to come. Entering his 10th year as head coach of men’s golf this year, Jamie ...

A Family Tradition

  Friday, June 22, 2018
— While some college students spend their summers working local jobs, others prepare to make a difference on a larger scale - like junior Meg Copenhaver, who spent a portion of her summer jumping out of airplanes. An Army Reserve Officer Training ...

National Association for Campus Activities Elects Katie Winstead Reichner to Board

  Tuesday, June 12, 2018
— The National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) has elected Katie Winstead Reichner, Associate Director of Student Activities, to its board of directors. "My time as a volunteer with NACA has been an excellent complement to my work ...

2018 Student Leadership Awards

  Thursday, May 10, 2018
— Student leaders and several programs were honored for the impact they had on campus this year at the annual Student Leadership Awards ceremony in the David Student Union Ballroom. The awards are given in a variety of categories and recognize both ...

A Mutually Beneficial Relationship

  Wednesday, February 21, 2018
— Through several key partnerships, Riverside Health System (RHS) plays a pivotal role in the life and success of Christopher Newport as one of the University’s leading contributors. RMG Scholars As our undergraduates make a significant ...

Students Speak on the Essence of Change

  Monday, February 12, 2018
— What is the essence of change? To nine CNU students it means something different, and each one took the stage during the annual SPEAK CNU event, a TED Talk style event where students speak about their life experiences. This year’s ...

Captains Work to Aid in Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Awareness

  Tuesday, November 14, 2017
— Christopher Newport students have launched several initiatives on campus to help raise awareness of mental health issues and suicide prevention. Mental Health Commission Paige Long, a psychology major and president of CNU’s chapter of ...

Student Profile: Katherine Scott

  Thursday, August 10, 2017
— Katherine Scott '18 approached her junior year at Christopher Newport with a resolve to get even more involved on campus and dedicate herself fully to the role of president of the Student Diversity and Equality Council (SDEC). The SDEC promotes ...

Student Profile: Briana Bouldin

  Thursday, August 10, 2017
— As a rising senior psychology major, Briana Bouldin has pursued leadership roles in many worthwhile endeavors, most notably as orientation student director for Setting Sail freshman orientation. “I oversee the Crew Leaders for Setting ...

Student Honored as Fraternity Man of the Year

  Thursday, June 08, 2017
— Evan Monroe, a senior cellular molecular biology major, has been named fraternity man of the year by the Southeastern Interfraternity Conference. The award recognizes exemplary leadership and service to the Greek community. “I am ...

#IamASororityWoman Campaign Comes to Campus

  Friday, April 14, 2017
— Christopher Newport’s Delta Gamma sorority chapter is bringing the #IAmASororityWoman campaign to campus. The goal of the initiative is to debunk negative stereotypes surrounding sorority women. “Overall it is meant to show ...

The Box Does Not Exist

  Friday, February 24, 2017
— Most people have heard the phrase, ‘thinking outside the box.’ But, what if there was no box? That was the theme for SPEAK CNU, an event put together by students, faculty and alumni in a format similar to TED Talks, the ...

Making Waves With Sorority Recruitment

  Wednesday, February 08, 2017
— Sorority formal recruitment just came to a successful close. Roughly 100 women attended this year, filling the Freeman Center Field House. The process, however, started a few days before that. On day one, we met with our recruitment counselors, ...

Society of Women Engineers Hosts Panel at CNU

  Thursday, February 02, 2017
— The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) of Hampton Roads and Christopher Newport's SWE collegiate chapter co-hosted "Women in Engineering," a panel discussion on women's advancement in the engineering and technology industry and the opportunities ...

Captaining the Family Business

  Friday, January 27, 2017
— Full-time student and full-time employee are two ways to describe senior Mark “Alex” Johnson. Johnson, a management major, splits his time between Christopher Newport and the family business, Shawnee Canning Company, in Cross ...

CNU's National Alliance on Mental Illness Chapter Hosts Panel

  Wednesday, November 30, 2016
— Christopher Newport’s National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) chapter is a student organization committed to promoting mental health awareness and advocacy and reducing the stigma faced by those who struggle with mental ...

Class of 2016 Campus Community Garden

  Tuesday, November 15, 2016
— Christopher Newport is in full bloom, thanks to a $5,000 gift from the Class of 2016 establishing a community garden on East Campus. The idea came up last year at a meeting of the Sustainability Committee, which has members from across campus. ...

Inter-Fraternity Council Annual Lip-Sync Battle

  Tuesday, November 15, 2016
— Each year Christopher Newport’s Inter-Fraternity Council (IFC) partners with Fear 2 Freedom, an organization headed by Rosemary Trible, which seeks to change the cultural understanding of sexual assault and empower college students to ...
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