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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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  • CNU prevails as Apprentice School celebrates 20 years of women's basketball

    NEWPORT NEWS -- Fourteen years ago, the Newport News Apprentice School team hosted Christopher Newport University, where then-head coach Karen Barefoot coached the Builders to a 90-58 win. Neither program saw each other again until Sunday, when the...
  • Savvy Shopper's guide to the 12 days of Christmas on the Peninsula

    Savvy Shopper's guide to the 12 days of Christmas on the Peninsula
    So, ten lords a-leaping, six geese a-laying, three French hens and a partridge in a pear tree aren't on your Christmas list this year. If they were, it would cost you more than five gold rings, anyway. According to the Christmas Price Index compiled...
  • How goes the Peninsula's tourism industry?

    How goes the Peninsula's tourism industry?
    Over the past summer, some Peninsula attractions reported spikes in attendance and multiple hotels reported being able to increase room rates despite the lingering effects of sequestration in the region. "I think we're starting to see it come back. I...
  • January performances in Hampton Roads you won't want to miss

    Welcome to the day after Christmas. The packages have all been unwrapped and the figgy pudding has been eaten. It's a good time to reflect on what the new year will bring. Lucky for us, some unusual artists will be visiting our concert halls in January....
  • Boxing gym returns to former Newport News location

    Boxing gym returns to former Newport News location
    Lloyd Jones has relocated his boxing club back to its old Hilton Village location in a shopping center at the corner of Warwick Boulevard and Center Avenue. Newport News Boxing Club was back up and running Sept. 1 after a stint in York County. Over...
  • Young Hampton shooter continues to set records | Community sports

    Sarah Osborn, 15, of Hampton, keeps adding to her treasure chest of national records. In her latest competition — the Virginia 4-H State Championships at Appomattox’s Holiday Lake on Sept. 13-14 — she set five national records in...
  • Tons of data

    The state puts a mind-boggling amount of spending data online, allowing people to drill down on individual purchases that cost taxpayers less than a hundred bucks. It's called Commonwealth Data Point, and it lives online at http://www.datapoint.apa....
  • Approved construction permits for Newport News and Hampton in October

    Check out the latest approved building permits in Newport News and Hampton in October. This information can be requested by the public from Newport News' Codes and Compliance Department and Hampton's city attorney's office. While approved, not all...
  • 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...
  • Poquoson Learning Garden showcases different ways to grow your green thumb

    In Poquoson, York/Poquoson master gardeners are creating yet another learning garden for community education and enjoyment. In 1994, York master gardeners established a learning garden adjacent to the county complex on Goodwin Neck Road off Route 17...
  • Year in Review: Charlottesville abduction suspect Jesse L. Matthew Jr. attended Christopher Newport University

    Year in Review: Charlottesville abduction suspect Jesse L. Matthew Jr. attended Christopher Newport University
    NEWPORT NEWS — Jesse L. Matthew Jr., who was charged with abduction with intent to defile in the September disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham and a 2005 sexual assault in Fairfax County, had a local tie. Matthew attended...