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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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  • Jake Hull, formerly with Momentary Prophets, releases first solo disc

    Jake Hull, formerly with Momentary Prophets, releases first solo disc
    Jake Hull, who as a student at Christopher Newport University started the experimental folk band Momentary Prophets, is setting out on his own. The young musician and Norfolk resident has spent the last six months recording. Now, he's now ready to...
  • Newport News library to present free music film series in 2013

    Newport News library to present free music film series in 2013
    Leaping ahead to 2013, we see that the Newport News Main Street Library will present a six-week movie series focusing on American music. “America’s Music: A Film History of Our Popular Music from Blues to Bluegrass to Broadway” is the...
  • 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,...
  • CNU farmers market begins Thursday March 28

    CNU farmers market begins Thursday March 28
    The farmers market at Christopher Newport University will present the first of four weekly markets on Thursday, March 28. Market times are 2 to 6 p.m. and additional dates are April 4, 11 and 18. The lineup of participating produce vendors includes...
  • Virginia's open records law presumes everything is public

    Virginia's open records law presumes everything is public
    You receive your real estate assessment and wonder if it accurately reflects the value of your home compared to those of your neighbors. An entrepreneur wants to start a business near your home and you want to know how it will affect traffic on your...
  • Most local budgets are just a few clicks away

    Most local budgets are just a few clicks away
    We are in the midst of local government budget season in Virginia, with school divisions and localities presenting proposed 2013-14 spending plans and holding public forums and hearings on them. If you want to explore the proposed budget, and compare it...
  • NN forum focuses on 'Aging in Place'

    NN forum focuses on 'Aging in Place'
    The boomer generation is intent on "Aging in Place," or staying in their communities well into retirement age and beyond. The 31st Annual Community Forum on Aging, sponsored by the Peninsula Agency on Aging and Christopher Newport University, will speak...
  • Hampton Roads weekend events feature lots to love for readers and writers

    It's another busy weekend here in Hampton Roads for lovers of reading and writing. Take a look! 32nd Annual Writers Conference at CNU Friday and Saturday, Feb. 22 and 23 Friday highlights: - Book talk by David Robbins ("The Devil's Waters") - Speed...
  • Sequestration would reach far into the Virginia Peninsula community - and affect health services

    Sequestration would reach far into the Virginia Peninsula community - and affect health services
    Like a victim tied to buzz saw table in an old movie melodrama, federal, state and local agencies and departments, and a host of businesses and nonprofit organizations are watching with alarm as budget blades churn toward them. On Friday automatic...
  • Voters will decide thrust of economic policy going forward

    As the national economy struggles to find solid footing following the worst economic recession since the Great Depression, candidates for federal office, from the presidential race down to the local congressional races, are locked in a philosophical...
  • Both off-shore drilling, wind farms could be spoils of election

    Whether it's drilling off shore for oil and natural gas, developing wind farms off the coast or a combination of the two, energy policy proposals from candidates of both parties seeking federal office could be a boon for Hampton Roads. At first glance...
  • CNU freshman was among youngest RNC delegates

    CNU freshman was among youngest RNC delegates
    NEWPORT NEWS — Christopher Newport University freshman Emma Grace Byler was among the youngest delegates at last week’s Republican National Convention. The 18-year-old went to Florida on Aug.27 after attending a few classes in Newport News,...