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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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  • Singer Hayden Milanes leads the cast of 'Jersey Boys'

    Singer Hayden Milanes leads the cast of 'Jersey Boys'
    Hayden Milanes loved baseball as a kid. He's in the major leagues now, but not for swinging a bat. His vocal pipes have been his ticket to fame as a lead in the touring company of "Jersey Boys." The Broadway musical, based on the story of the pop...
  • February 13: Feedback from newspaper readers

    Report: NN City Farm should be shut down A report from an outside consulting firm says the Newport News City Prison Farm should be shut down soon. But several inmates at the City Farm told the Daily Press that the city should keep the City Farm open....
  • Poquoson resident challenges court clerk for Republican nomination

    Poquoson resident challenges court clerk for Republican nomination
    A Poquoson resident is challenging York-Poquoson Circuit Court Clerk Kristen Nelson for the Republican nomination for Circuit Court clerk.† Lawrence "Tu" Ritter, 49, a mortgage loan officer for Monarch Bank and Mortgage, announced Thursday that he is†...
  • Hundreds remember the life, work of Carol Capů in Newport News

    Hundreds remember the life, work of Carol Capó in Newport News
    Carol Capů fought until the very end. She fought the cancer that filled her lungs and would ultimately take her life. She fought for the First Amendment, open government and public art. She fought death's sting. But on Sunday, it was all those she...
  • 'Reel It Out' LGBT film festival begins Tuesday night

    'Reel It Out' LGBT film festival begins Tuesday night
    †The annual "Reel It Out" film festival, showcasing movies with LGBT themes, kicks off Tuesday night at the Naro in Norfolk. †The festival starts with "Southern Baptist Sissies," a drama aboiut four young men growing up gay in the Southern Baptist...
  • Education notebook: Newport News Public Schools receives STEM award

    Education notebook: Newport News Public Schools receives STEM award
    Newport News Public Schools earned a 2015 Programs That Work Award from the Virginia Mathematics and Science Coalition for its iSTEM Innovation Institute, a series of instructional courses for teachers, according to a statement from schools officials....
  • Symphony Pops blasts off with the music of John Williams

    Symphony Pops blasts off with the music of John Williams
    Some composers are known as one-hit wonders. Not John Williams. Considered by many to be the greatest composer for film of all time, Williams has written music for more than 80 movies. The list includes some of the most popular releases for two...
  • The Virginia Symphony and its music director, JoAnn Falletta, celebrate 25 years of music-making

    The Virginia Symphony and its music director, JoAnn Falletta, celebrate 25 years of music-making
    In 1991, a Virginia Symphony search committee made a bold move. The members auditioned six candidates vying for the position of music director/conductor and selected the only woman. JoAnn Falletta was born in Brooklyn and schooled in Manhattan, at...
  • Peninsula has multiple events offering free medical care and screenings

    The Bon Secours Care-A-Van is a free medical service that provides general medical care to uninsured adults and children in Hampton Roads communities. Its services include routine evaluation and treatment of common acute illnesses including: gastritis and...
  • Hampton Roads Peace Conference enabled Lincoln as a firm leader

     Hampton Roads Peace Conference enabled Lincoln as a firm leader
    Sometime after 10:30 a.m. on Jan. 31, 1865, an eerie silence fell over the blasted landscape that divided the Union and Confederate armies at Petersburg. Thousands of soldiers on both sides stood up and watched as a flag of truce emerged from the front-...
  • Searching for an end to the Civil War off Old Point Comfort

    Searching for an end to the Civil War off Old Point Comfort
    Sometime after 10:30 a.m. on Jan. 31, 1865 an eerie silence fell over the blasted landscape that divided the Union and Confederate armies at Petersburg. Thousands of soldiers on both sides stood up and watched as a flag of truce emerged from the front-...