How to relax and destress from the election madness

Tips on how to unwind and take a break from the election ~Emma Dixon, Executive Producer of CNUTV~ Okay. Let’s be honest. 2020 was draining before the election was even happening. Now that the election is here, it seems impossible to focus on anything else. I know personally I have been unable to concentrate on…

Not all heroes wear capes, some wear royal blue and grey jerseys

CNU Men’s Basketball and Women’s Soccer named “Programs That Inspire” ~Matthew Morhiser, Sports Editor~ Two weeks ago in late Oct., two of Christopher Newport University’s (CNU) most storied sports programs found themselves in lofty company. This time, however, it was not for their natural prowess or physical abilities on their sports’ field of play. Instead,…

Album review: elated! by Bea Miller

Miller progress with a new real, honest EP  ~Emma Dixon, Executive Producer of CNUTV~ The year 2020 has brought a lot of changes: a global pandemic, a historic presidential election and much more. But for Bea Miller fans, it has brought some hope with the release of a new album entitled elated!. Miller has been…

Zoom Class in Bed

From bedroom to classroom, one can only wonder what mysteries lie beyond your classmate’s paused video and muted mic Travis Rocha, Lifestyle Editor It’s 7:59 a.m., your final, literal, last minute alarm sounds off to wake you for your first Zoom class of the day at 8:00 a.m. You begrudgingly roll out of bed towards…

The new “Rebecca” movie was better than I expected

Netflix finally courts a considerate film adaptation Shannon Garrett, Staff Writer On Oct. 21, the new film adaptation of “Rebecca” by Daphne du Maurier was released on Netflix. It was directed by Ben Wheatley and stars Lily James, Armie Hammer and Kristin Scott Thomas. Rebecca is about a young woman (played by Lily James) who…

A (miniature) 2020 NBA Draft Preview

Three of the league’s newest faces come the 2020-21 Season ~Matthew Morhiser, Sports Editor~ The 2019-20 National Basketball Association (NBA) regular season was one for the record books, folks. We saw the Milwaukee Bucks dominate the league in route to the earliest playoff berth ever, LeBron James pass the late Kobe Bryant for third all-time…

Sophia Nelson: Journalist, Lawyer, and CNU Professor

Dr. Nelson shares her thoughts on Christopher Newport and our nation’s political climate ~Grace Griles, Staff Writer~ Sophia Nelson is an accomplished journalist, lawyer, and now a professor at Christopher Newport University. (She’s also an award winning author and renowned speaker.) Her successful background in journalism and as a lawyer may lead some to wonder…

Sheila “Samm” Tittle runs for President

A sit down interview with a presidential candidate from New Mexico ~Anna Dorl, Editor-in-Chief~ “If either of those men get into office, kiss your freedom goodbye” said Sheila “Samm” Tittle on President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden. Tittle, a somewhat unforseen candidate for the presidential race whose name is on ballots in…