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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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  • John Legend to play Ferguson Center in June

    John Legend to play Ferguson Center in June
    John Legend, the nine-time Grammy winner and piano-playing pal of Kanye West, will perform at The Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News on June 7, concert promoters announced today. Tickets go on sale to the general public 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3....
  • February learning opportunities for Tidewater writers

    February learning opportunities for Tidewater writers
    Are you feeling sluggish after the holidays and looking to jump start your muses? You might be interested in an upcoming creativity workshop moderated by York County’s Greg Lilly. Lilly, publisher at Cherokee McGhee Publishing and author of “...
  • In tight race, Virginia elects Democrat McAuliffe as governor

    In tight race, Virginia elects Democrat McAuliffe as governor
    HERNDON, Va. – Democrats took the governor’s office in Virginia late Tuesday, as longtime party insider Terry McAuliffe outpaced his socially conservative rival in an election that raged with national arguments about the federal government...
  • New poetry by Newport News poet Ann Shalaski

    New poetry by Newport News poet Ann Shalaski
    Award-winning Newport News poet Ann Falcone Shalaski was born in Connecticut and “nurtured by a warm, loving, and at times loud Italian family,” according to her website.  Her second and newest book of poems, “Without Pretense,” is...
  • Ferguson Center launches holiday food drive

    Ferguson Center launches holiday food drive
    The Ferguson Center for the Arts at Christopher Newport University is sponsoring its fifth annual “Spotlight on Hunger’ Food Drive in conjunction with the Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula. The drive began Friday, Nov. 1, and continues...
  • PFAC Artini on Nov. 15 features a bartenders' challenge

    PFAC Artini on Nov. 15 features a bartenders' challenge
    A bartenders’ challenge is the centerpiece of the Peninsula Fine Arts Center’s 3rd Annual Artini evening on Friday, Nov. 15. Bartenders will compete in an “Iron Chef”-inspired challenge, going head to head in pairs. Each pair...
  • Election 2013: Gloucester Board of Supervisors York District candidates

    As part of our coverage of the 2013 Gloucester County Board of Supervisors election, we asked all seven candidates four questions via email. We are printing their answers in their entirety online here in the Gloucester Blog prior to the Nov. 5 election....
  • Transformed J.R. Collins leads Virginia Tech in ACC opener at Georgia Tech

    Transformed J.R. Collins leads Virginia Tech in ACC opener at Georgia Tech
    BLACKSBURG — When J.R. Collins reflects on all the ways he wasn't upholding his end of the bargain as a scholarship football player at Virginia Tech, he wonders about the true identity of the guy who was standing in his shoes. Who was the immature...
  • Plethora of programs for Hampton Roads writers and readers in September

    September looks to be a busy month for Hampton Roads writers and readers. Here’s a snapshot, so mark your calendars and watch for more information in the days ahead: The Saturday Poetry Series at Williamsburg kicks off the season on Sept. 7, 11 a....
  • Jamestown solidifies its status as Bay Rivers District volleyball favorite

    Jamestown solidifies its status as Bay Rivers District volleyball favorite
    Jamestown High solidified its status as Bay Rivers District volleyball favorite on Tuesday by defeating Grafton, the team many feel will be its toughest challenger this season, in the opener for both teams. Eagles coach Tom Stephenson said he expected a...
  • CNU farmers market returns Thursdays on Sept. 12

    CNU farmers market returns Thursdays on Sept. 12
    ¿¿¿¿¿¿The fall farmers market at Christopher Newport University returns on Thursday, Sept. 12. There’ll be weekly markets from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 31. Location is the green area near the Trible Library. Sponsored by the CNU...
  • Film at CNU to explore the cost and threats of sea level rise

    Film at CNU to explore the cost and threats of sea level rise
    Sea level rise is the subject explored in "Shored Up," a film to be screened 7 tonight at Christopher Newport University's Ferguson Center for the Arts. The movie spotlights issues facing coastal communities like those in Hampton Roads. "'Shored Up'...