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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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  • McDonnell trial: Shorter sentence still sends strong ethics signal

    McDonnell trial: Shorter sentence still sends strong ethics signal
    RICHMOND — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell got a lot less time than federal prosecutors wanted Tuesday, but the fact that he faces time behind bars still sends a strong signal that Virginia needs to clean up its ethics act, political scientists and...
  • McDonnell sentence: Questions of ethics, deterrence, consequence

    McDonnell sentence: Questions of ethics, deterrence, consequence
    When former Gov. Bob McDonnell stands before U.S. District Judge James Spencer on Tuesday for sentencing, the big question will be: Is the core of political corruption taking money when in office, or doing something in return? For the prosecutors who...
  • 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...
  • Reader feedback Dec. 22: New York officers killed, flu 'widespread' in Virginia, CNU professor

    Two police officers killed in Brooklyn A gunman ambushed and fatally shot two New York City police officers Saturday and then killed himself, police said. A social media post indicated it might have been in revenge for the police chokehold death of an...
  • The Shad Ranking: The year that was in Virginia politics

    RICHMOND — When it comes to Virginia politics, 2014 was one for the books. The kind you leave in a box. Not the books you put on a shelf in your living room so the neighbors will come over and think, "Oh, he read that book. Smart." It's just not...
  • CNU psychology professor gives tips to curb last-minute shopping stress

    CNU psychology professor gives tips to curb last-minute shopping stress
    Holiday shopping -- especially last-minute -- can be stressful, but some efforts to save time or money can actually make the experience worse, a Christopher Newport University professor of psychology says. Andrew Velkey II, director of CNU's...
  • 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...
  • State Record: Tabb boys basketball team hit 35 consecutive free throws, ranks fifth all-time nationally

    State Record: Tabb boys basketball team hit 35 consecutive free throws, ranks fifth all-time nationally
    The supposedly lost art of free throw shooting is alive and well at Tabb High. During a stretch of slightly more than two games last week, the Tigers made a state record 35 consecutive free throws. The Tigers made all 13 of their free throws in a 76-...
  • Rejected, then erroneously accepted by your favorite college? Move on

    It might have appeared to be an early holiday present when almost 300 prospective Johns Hopkins University students previously denied early admission or deferred for later consideration recently received an email welcoming them to the fold. The trouble...
  • 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....