The beginning of the end

The final season of “Clone Wars” is here On Feb. 21, the first episode of Season 7 of “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” dropped on Disney+. Fans of the series have certainly had a long wait, as season 6 ended in 2014. Despite the time gap, the show hasn’t lost any of it’s charm. While…

For the Seniors

A senior send-off to all of our spring sport senior class Men’s Lacrosse #1 Scott McAneney hailing from Paoli, Pa. was a record setting goalie for the Captains in his 52 game collegiate career. With 243 saves in his junior year, he set the new program record for saves in a single season. His total…

Athletics says we’ll be “CNU” next year

COVID-19 strikes out spring sports and cancels the rest of the 2020 season COVID-19, more popularly known as Coronavirus, has caused most sports leagues and affiliates to close their doors. First the NBA shut down, then the NHL and MLS closed their doors on the season, and MLB will get a late start to their…

Letter from the Editor

March 19, 2020 Hello my fellow Captains! I hope each of you is in a safe location and making the best of what is a very difficult time for all of us. As I am sure you can imagine, The Captain’s Log will not be printing during our absence from campus. While this is by…

Virginia spring break destinations

Not traveling for Spring Break? Here’s some local options to keep you busy Spring Break is almost upon us, but not all of us can afford to travel the world or spend the week at Disney World. That doesn’t mean Spring Break has to be lame and uneventful, however, as there are plenty of events…

The prince of modern cinema wears a king’s crown

Uncover a review of Timothee Chalamet’s Netflix Original, “The King” This review includes spoilers.  The internal conflict of a leader, the value of human innocence and the spilled blood of past friendships; Netflix’s original film “The King,” released on Nov. 1 of last year, encapsulates numerous details of a royal’s life-long battle with morality and…

Bobsledding to first place victory

Feb. 19, 2002: Vonetta Flowers became the first African-American woman to win a Gold Medal  Black history has its old historical figures such as Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks.  While it is good to reflect on the amazing accomplishments and strives for equality that they have pushed for in the African-American community, we also…

Fracking up our future

Why we need a fracking ban, and why voters are being led astray Hydraulic fracturing, more commonly known as fracking, is the controversial yet widespread practice of extracting natural gas from shale fields with explosive chemicals. Contaminated water supplies, increased seismic activity and the long-term impacts of climate change are all tangible fears justifiably associated…

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a skydiving Captain

Skydiver excites students with CNU Day promotion Students, faculty and members of the community were treated to a unique event the morning of Feb.15. Around 11 a.m. with eyes turned to the sky, spectators surrounding the Great Lawn eagerly awaited the performance of a professional skydiver, descending from the bright blue sky wearing a Captains…

Department of Philosophy and Religion hosts new major luncheon

Sophomores enjoy food and networking after signing to their new department Earlier this month, sophomores gathered in the DSU and signed away to their majors.  After this momentous occasion, one department decided to come together and celebrate their new crop of students. The Department of Philosophy and Religion held a luncheon on Thursday, Feb. 13…