Star Wars Visions

Brings New Visions to the Star Wars Franchise ~Felix Phommachanh, Technical Producer (CNUTV)~ A long time ago in a galaxy far away… Disney’s Streaming service, Disney+, has led the Disney Empire into a new age of media. Using the IPs they acquired over the years, the entertainment juggernaut has produced several original shows for the…

Community Returning in Music

A Music Student’s len on playing for the crowd ~Grace Griles, Business Manager~ As we are all well aware of the fact that this fall semester has been different from the last. The dining hall has more seating, all in person classes are taking place, and sports events actually have an audience, but one change…

Virtual Youtubers

The Newest Addition to the Youtube Algorithm ~Felix Phommachanh, Technical Producer (CNUTV)~ As one scrolls through Youtube on a college night, trying to watch meme videos, outdated vines, or random tik tok compilations, the algorithm may suggest a random video of an anime girl playing a video game, saying something to chat, or something completely…

Local Magician Wins America’s Got Talent

Spreading a Message of Kindness with his Talent ~Felix Phommachah, Technical Producer (CNUTV)~ Season Sixteen of “America’s Got Talent” concluded on September 15 and it declared it winner. The winner of Season Sixteen was local Virginia beach magician, Dustin Tavella, beating the other 9 finalists, gaining the one million dollar prize, and headlining a Las…

Webtoon Listicle

Webtoon, the app for scrollable comics ~Felix Phommachanh, Technical Producer (CNUTV)~ During the early stages of the pandemic, we all tried new things, hobbies, etc to pass the time at home. One thing I tried during the quarantine was reading comics from the app, Webtoon. Webtoon is an app as well as website (Webtoon.com) where…

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Review

Marvel Studio’s newest movie release ~Steven Marsh, Staff Writer~ “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”, Marvel Studios latest movie released in theatres on September 3rd. The film introduces the franchise’s newest Avenger, and expands more of the MCU with this film. Highly anticipated among all Marvel fans, Shang-Chi (played by Simu Liu) did…

Kicking off Sophomore September

The class of 2024 celebrates Sophomore September with a highlighter party  ~Evelyn Davidson, News Editor~ On Wednesday, September 1st,  the Office of Student Engagement and Orientation kicked off Sophomore September with a party in the Ferguson Studio Theatre. Inside the black box theatre, lively music blasted from the speakers and a giant Lite-Brite lit up…

“Do You Even Know How Beautiful You Are?”

Reflecting on the boyband “On the Outside” and their message of true beauty through the #HowBeautifulChallenge ~Joshua Grimes, News Editor~ Note: The following story is part of a backlog from April 2021. This was since updated. Those who heard of OTO, otherwise known as “On The Outside,” may recognize the guys from TikTok. They are…

Double take

Two writers review “Sweeney Todd” Review: “Sweeney Todd” hits the stage TheaterCNU designs a metallic musical for all to safely enjoy ~Ashley McMillan, Arts & Entertainment Editor~ At the end of the hair-raising evening, it was an incredible surprise that director Laura Lloyd and TheaterCNU’s production of the musical “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of…

Series Review: “WandaVision” 

The finale of the superhero sitcom leaves fan theories to rest ~Ian Burke, Staff Writer~ (This article contains spoilers for WandaVision)  Nine weeks and dozens of fan theories later, Marvel and Disney+ has seen critical acclaim from their run of WandaVision, the first Marvel property released during the pandemic, centered around the eponymous superhero couple….