2017 Student Symposium
The 2017 Sierra Nevada College Student Symposium, the culminating academic event of the year and a wonderful display of active learning in action, was held on May 4, 2017.
Congratulations to the winners, and to all of the students whose creativity, initiative, and hard work were so impressively on display.
“The student projects were impressive examples of research and applied learning. I am proud of all of the students.”
Provost Shannon Beets
David Wadleigh and Kierra Keller
Michelle Mayer and Rachel Whelan
Project: Fire Light Mountain Resort
Project: “Juanita’s Mobile Gallery”
Project: “Leaching Fire”
Science and Technology
Project: Effects of Crayfish on Stream Periphyton in the Truckee River
Brett M. Cassel
Project: Will increased CO2 lead to more algae in our lakes?
Humanities and Social Sciences
Project: Our Facilitation of the Acceleration of Media and Technology: A Literary Meditation
Angel J. Gonzalez
Project: Scent of a Man: The Impact of Cologne Advertisements on Male Body Image
Project: Marijuana in the Sagebrush State
Project: Time is Ticking: Feeling Stressed or Motivated?
Project: Skeleton Forest