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Christopher Newport University

Christopher Newport University
Christopher Newport University or CNU, is a four-year college located in Newport News, Virginia. It was established in 1961 as a 2 year college and became a four-year college in 1971. It acheived university status in 1992.
Christopher Newport University or CNU, is a four-year college located in Newport News, Virginia. It was established in 1961 as a 2 year college and became a four-year college in 1971. It acheived university status in 1992. « Show less

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  • Exhibit showcases artists who teach

     Exhibit showcases artists who teach
    In a world where slick bumper sticker maxims are often mistaken for profound thinking, it can be hard to get past the time-worn cliche about teachers. Playwright George Bernard Shaw said it first. But satirist H.L. Mencken said it better. And since...
  • Nauticus and Stage Company team up for swingtime revue

    Nauticus and Stage Company team up for swingtime revue
    Nauticus and Virginia Stage Company are teaming up to present "Swingtime Salute, An On-Deck Revue," this summer. Performances of the World War II-era song and dance show will take place May 31 through July 8 on the deck of the Battleship Wisconsin in...
  • London says Virginia's spring practices in Hampton Roads paying dividends

    London says Virginia's spring practices in Hampton Roads paying dividends
    Virginia's first football game in Hampton Roads was in 1900 against North Carolina. The Cavaliers defeated the Tar Heels 17-0 in Norfolk. Virginia's most recent contest in these parts was in 1976 against VMI, also in Norfolk. The Cavaliers lost 13-7. In...
  • Hurricane Irene already wreaking havoc on air travel

    Hurricane Irene already wreaking havoc on air travel
    Hurricane Irene hasn't made landfall yet and it's already wreaking havoc on air travel along the East Coast. Many airlines have already begun cutting flights planned for the weekend. Almost all of the major carriers are also offering to waive fees for...
  • In wake of Penn State scandal, CNU's Kelchner watches and wonders

    In wake of Penn State scandal, CNU's Kelchner watches and wonders
    As Penn State's football empire crumbles under most vile circumstances, Matt Kelchner watches sadly from afar and wonders if a man he's revered for more than 40 years is a fraud. Kelchner, Christopher Newport University's head coach, grew up in...
  • Former Phoebus coach Stan Sexton proud of team, hopes to return to sideline

    Former Phoebus coach Stan Sexton proud of team, hopes to return to sideline
    Stan Sexton called just before 3:30 p.m., the most difficult part of his days these last five weeks. "I have to be honest," he said. "Every afternoon about this time, depression sets in." Phoebus High was 47-2 in Sexton's three-plus seasons as head...
  • Art teachers shine in juried exhibit

     Art teachers shine in juried exhibit
    Hampton painter Christi Harris is nothing if not an artist who knows how to get the most out of unpromising subject matter. Driven by her interest in domestic artifacts and her diabetic family's inexplicable appetite for seductively decorated pastry,...
  • Fate leads former Hampton All-American Ronald Curry to 49ers coaching job

    Fate leads former Hampton All-American Ronald Curry to 49ers coaching job
    The rejections stung, sure. They always do. But Ronald Curry had overcome far more, and a few job interviews that didn't pan out weren't about to discourage him. "Everything happens for a reason," he said Friday afternoon. "That's how I've always...
  • New marker celebrates rediscovery of Newport News' lost past

    New marker celebrates rediscovery of Newport News' lost past
    Like many other places in eastern Virginia at the end of the Civil War, most of the records documenting Warwick County's long, long past had been reduced to ashes. What hadn't been looted by curious Union soldiers during the month-long 1862 Siege of...
  • The Week Ahead

    The Week Ahead
    It's another busy week coming up for Hampton Roads readers! UPDATED/CORRECTED Sept. 17 Tonight's lecture on tattooing and author talk about "The Collection" by Pops and Kathy Maguire will take place at the Mariners' Museum main lobby, 100 Museum Drive,...
  • Upcoming Events

    Upcoming Events
    Hampton Roads reader events for the week of Sept. 9-15 include poetry readings, virtual author meet-and-greets and tickets for upcoming author talks. - Beginning Tuesday (Sept. 9), pick up tickets to attend the Thursday, Oct. 9 talk and book signing...