We look forward to seeing you back in Tahoe!

Homecoming & Family Weekend 2015

October 16 – 18, 2015

Don’t Miss Out!

SNC Tahoe launched its Homecoming tradition in 2013. This year promises to be an even bigger success, with activities on campus and in the community for alumni, students and their families, and friends of the college.

New This Year

NAIA Sports

With SNC Tahoe’s NAIA membership and new Eagles teams, there will be three opportunities this weekend to see the men’s and women’s soccer and lacrosse teams in action.

The Distinguished Alumni Award

This new annual award recognizes distinguished service on behalf of SNC alumni.

Murray-Lane-2015DAA2015 Recipient: Lane Murray

Many of you know Lane; she wore many hats during her 22 years with SNC. As Director of Alumni/Parent Relations, her final role at SNC, she developed many enduring relationships, re-connecting many of you with your alma mater, strengthening old ties and forging new ones. This will be a popular event to attend, so please RSVP and purchase your ticket soon!

Homecoming & Family Weekend Schedule


Friday October 16th
11 am - 4 pm Eagles Soccer vs Bethesda University of CA
Location: North Tahoe Regional Park in Tahoe Vista, CA

  • Men @ 11 am, Women @ 1 pm

Cheer on SNC’s NAIA Inaugural Soccer teams as they take on Bethesda U. Go Eagles!!

4:30 - 6:30 pm Alumni, Family, and Faculty Mixer, & President's Welcome
Location: Prim Library
Meet and mingle with other family members, alumni, and faculty while enjoying beverages and appetizers. Then meet new SNC President Dr. Alan Walker and hear him discuss what the future holds at SNC.
Saturday October 17th
10 - 11:45am Classroom Experience Mini Classes
Location: TCES & the Holman Arts & Media Center
This is your opportunity to step into your student’s shoes and experience classes that they enjoy, or sit in with one of your favorite professors again. Sessions at 10 and 11 am, attend two classes. * RSVP required, space is limited. *

  • The Art of Scripwriting | Professor Chris Millis (TCES 205)
  • Blood in the Water: Predators, Prey, and Fast Attacks in Lake Communities | Dr. Chuck Levitan (TCES 204)
  • Ceramics Throw Down!! Clay is a Dirty Four Letter Word!! | Professor Rick Parsons (Holman 103)
  • The Nine: How the U.S. Supreme Court Impacts Your Life | Professor Richard Gire (TCES 215)
noon - 4:30 pm Eagles Lacrosse
Location: Village Green Field, Incline Village

  • Women vs University of Nevada Reno @ noon
  • Men vs Sonoma State @ 3 pm

Cheer on both the Women’s and Men’s Lacrosse teams as they continue their fall ball season. Be sure to wear your Blue and White. Go Eagles!

5 - 6:30 pm Alumni Forum
Location: TCES 139/141
Network with fellow alumni and hear successful alums share their stories of challenge and success. Learn how they turned their experiences at SNC into successful careers.  Among those presenting are:

Sabrina Belleci ’13 - Realtor and Chairman’s Club @ Re/MAX North Lake
Austen Butler ’07 - Vice President @ PolarPro
Keith Davis ’12 - Director of Sales and Operations @ Fandango/NBCUniversal
Seth Gunsauls ’09 – Director of Business Development @ PJ Helicopters.

7 - 8:30 pm Distinguished Alumni Award Ceremony
Location: Hyatt Regency in the Grand Ballroom
Join us for heavy appetizers, hosted wine, and a cash bar, as SNC recognizes Lane Murray for her outstanding service on behalf of SNC alumni. * This will be a popular event, so RSVP and purchase your ticket soon. *
8:30 pm - 11 pm The Tent Party
Location: the tent on Patterson Lawn
Wrap up a fun filled Saturday enjoying live music and beverages at the annual SNC Tent Party.
Co-Sponsored by SGA and the SNC Department of Alumni Relations.
FREE for all; $2 beers for
 21 and older; one free drink ticket for SNC Alumni.
Sunday October 18th
9:30 - 11 am Alumni and Family Sunday Brunch
Location: Patterson Hall
Wrap up Homecoming & Family Weekend with a complimentary brunch in Patterson Hall. Enjoy the cooking of our own Chef Aaron Zendner. * RSVP required *
10:00 am Spooner Lake Hike
Location: meet in the Prim Library parking lot, transportation provided
Join our Outdoor Adventure leaders for an easy 2-mile stroll around Spooner Lake. The Spooner Lake Trail offers open meadows, shimmering aspen groves, and broad views of Lake Tahoe and Washoe Valley. Enjoy the fall color and mountain air.
* Space is limited, RSVP required *
11 am - 4 pm Eagles Soccer vs Bethesda University of CA
Location: North Tahoe Regional Park in Tahoe Vista, CA
Men @ 11 am, Women @ 1 pm
Cheer on SNC’s NAIA Inaugural Soccer teams in their rematch against Bethesda. Go Eagles!!

* RSVP required for Mini Classes, Distinguished Alumni Award Ceremony, Sunday Brunch, and Spooner Hike!

Family members and Alumni are vital parts of the SNC Family. We look forward to seeing you back in Tahoe!