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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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  • Hampton student sparks school to start peer tutoring program

    Hampton student Amoni Spears suggested starting a Student Tutor program at Lindsay Middle School, and Principal Angela Byrd Wright did just that, according to school officials. Spears said she "saw a need and wanted to be of help to somebody else,"...
  • Polling the pollsters in the Senate race

    When pollsters results vary it’s worth a glance at who they’re polling.   So let’s look at three recent  polls about the U.S. Senate race: Today’s from Christopher Newport University’s Wason Center, the latest from...
  • National Acrobats of the People's Republic of China perform at the Ferguson Center

    National Acrobats of the People's Republic of China perform at the Ferguson Center
    Martial arts and acrobatics, all done with amazing balance and skill, define the National Acrobats of the People's Republic of China. Founded in 1951, the company is famous for its cycling stunts, high-flying acrobatics and extraordinary feats of...
  • Jamestown junior Kent Klyman commits to pitch for N.C. State

    Jamestown junior Kent Klyman commits to pitch for N.C. State
    Kent Klyman, a junior left-hander who helped Jamestown High reach the 4A South Region baseball tournament this past season, has committed to play for North Carolina State University. He is the second Jamestown pitcher to declare to an ACC school in the...
  • Find a better balance

    Jesse L. Matthew, the man charged in the disappearance of University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Graham, briefly attended Christopher Newport University in 2003. Enrolled from January to Oct. 15 of that year, Mr. Matthew faced a sexual assault...
  • Body of missing Virginia student Hannah Graham found; new charges likely

    Body of missing Virginia student Hannah Graham found; new charges likely
    Human remains found in Virginia were identified on Friday as those of missing university student Hannah Graham, and prosecutors are focusing on more charges against the suspect in her disappearance, authorities said. Graham, a University of Virginia...
  • Christopher Newport University earns 'A' rating from American Council of Trustees and Alumni

     Christopher Newport University earns 'A' rating from American Council of Trustees and Alumni
    Christopher Newport University was the only public college in the U.S. that earned a prestigious "A" rating from the American Council of Trustees and Alumni for its 2014-2015 curriculum. The ACTA studies over 1,000 colleges and universities nationwide...
  • Reader feedback Oct. 23: Crimes, lights, kudos

    College felonies •Who has jurisdiction on a college campus when a felony is committed? Do the city police always get involved, or is it just left to the campus police? Editor: Courts reporter Peter Dujardin says the campus police department has...
  • Warner, Gillespie, at CNU Friday

    U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie will be at Christopher Newport University Friday for a public forum. The event, in Gaines Theatre, is free and open to the public, no reservations required. The two men won't face off in a...
  • New releases by Hampton Roads writers

     New releases by Hampton Roads writers
    Hampton Roads nonfiction writers tipped the scales on this month's list of new releases, with topics ranging from family life to military history. Fiction titles focus on teens and young adults. Take a look. You never know when you might discover a...
  • Virginia missing student suspect charged in 2005 sex assault

    Virginia missing student suspect charged in 2005 sex assault
    A grand jury on Monday indicted the suspect in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student with attempted murder, abduction and sexual assault in a 2005 attack. The suspect, Jesse Matthew Jr., 32, is jailed in Charlottesville, Virginia,...