Career Horoscopes: Jan. 16-23

What’s in your future this week? JARON OVERTONJARON.OVERTON.18@CNU.EDU Capricorn (Dec. 22 – Jan. 19)Those who aren’t communicating can be frustrating. The worst of them talk behind your back. Trust your instincts. Deliver awkward subjects. This period brings the danger of accidentally enraging others. Checking in with collaborators can be upsetting and make them feel micromanaged….

How to actually keep your New Years’ resolutions

Here’s how to realistically stay on top of your goals for 2019 ANNA DORLANNA.DORL.17@CNU.EDU 1. Find a friend and keep each other accountable. Maybe your goal for 2019 is to develop better study habits and your roommate’s is going to the gym more often. No matter how similar or different your goals are for the…

A heart for Habitat for Humanity

Sophomore Abigail Henderson received the Habitat on the Hill Emerging Leader national scholarship ANNA DORLANNA.DORL.17@CNU.EDU Abigail Henderson, a sophomore at CNU, recently received the Habitat on the Hill Emerging Leader national scholarship, provided by State Farm for Habitat for Humanity International. The scholarship includes the opportunity to attend Habitat on the Hill. “Habitat on the…

Phi Sigma Pi comes to campus

A new chapter joins the ranks of CNU’s honor fraternities ANNA DORLANNA.DORL.17@CNU.EDU “This fraternity is giving me the chance to build new relationships on campus and to find a whole new family of brotherhood,” said Dana Fulcher, a new member of CNU’s newest Greek organization, Phi Sigma Pi. Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity has…

RHA treats kids to Halloween fun on campus

CNU residence halls opened up decorated doors to trick-or-treaters Hundreds of children and parents from the local community gathered on campus for Residence Hall Association’s (RHA) annual Trick or Treat event. The event hosted in first-year residence halls gives the Newport News community a safe space to trick or treat every year. Walking through decorated…

Plant some happiness in your room

Plants can liven up your dorm room and come in many varieties that even the most forgetful student will have a hard time killing POTHOS PLANT Epipremnum aureum Devil’s ivy, money plant, hunter’s robe, ivy arum, silver vine, taro vine–this plant of many names has been around for forever is almost impossible to kill. Being…

Lederhosen and new experiences

CNU’s Study Abroad Fair brought the opportunity to experience new cultures Lederhosen, basket art and flag after flag filled the DSU ballroom this past Friday, Oct. 5 to convince students to step off of campus and into another culture. A part of Family Weekend activities, families of students were encouraged to attend the event alongside…

Benefits beyond borders

Leadership study abroad course in six European countries pays dividends for present and future By Kristen Ziccarelli For many, the fifth week of school can be trying. Tests, papers and assignments take a toll that comes in the form of a ‘20%’ staring down at you on the syllabus. Hours of sleep are lost, and…

How to thrift shop like a pro

Thrift stores have a lot of hidden gems. but how can you find the really good stuff in Goodwill? Whether you’re interested in reducing clothing waste or simply finding a great deal, thrift shopping is an excellent alternative to traditional shopping. But with rows and rows of clothes, all in various conditions, the store may…