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August 2014

Film – “Being Flynn”

August 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
TCES 139/141,
999 Tahoe Blvd, Incline Village, 89451 United States
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The feature film based on this fall’s common read book, Being Flynn, by Nick Flynn, starring Robert DeNiro, Paul Dano and Julianne Moore.

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Poetry Center – Reading with TC Tolbert & Laura Wetherington

August 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Prim Library,
999 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Laura Wetherington‘s first book,  A Map Predetermined and Chance (Fence Books 2011), was selected by C.S. Giscombe for the National Poetry Series. She has two chapbooks: Dick Erasures (Red Ceilings Press 2011) and a collaboration with Jill Darling and Hannah Ensor, at the intersection of 3 (Dancing Girl Press 2014). She currently teaches in Sierra Nevada College’s undergraduate English and low-residency MFA programs. TC Tolbert is a genderqueer, feminist poet and teacher committed to social justice. S/he believes in working across communities – building bridges…

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July 2014
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Pyramids, Mummies, and Cleopatra – Dr. Zahi Hawass

July 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Patterson Lawn,
999 Tahoe Boulevard, Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Pyramids, Mummies, and Cleopatra with Dr. Zahi Hawass World Renowned Archaeologist; Sierra Nevada College Distinguished Scholar in Residence Lecture and Book Signing Wednesday July 23 at 6 pm on Patterson Lawn Reserve Now Dr. Zahi Hawass is a world-renowned archaeologist and the former Minister of Antiquities in Egypt; and the director of ongoing excavations at Giza, Saqqara, and the Valley of the Kings. He has made a number of major discoveries over the course of his career, including the tombs…

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May 2014

Student Symposium

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
TCES 139/141,
999 Tahoe Blvd, Incline Village, 89451 United States
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The Student Symposium is the culminating student event of the academic year, bringing together the very best student research projects and presentations from each department in a showcase of active learning.

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BFA Student Reading

May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
TCES 141,
999 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC students graduating with a BFA in Creative Writing will read selected works from their senior thesis manuscripts.

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Spanish 102 Elementary School Presentation

May 6 @ 4:30 am - 6:30 pm
TCES 139/141,
999 Tahoe Blvd, Incline Village, 89451 United States

A play presented for students from Incline Elementary School by the students in Spanish 102.

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Humanities Senior Projects/Portfolios

May 1 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
TCES 141,
999 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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You are invited to come and enjoy a wide range of projects, covering all of the majors, programs and interests of the students of the Humanities Department. Senior Projects Jennifer C. Balaban — The Impact of Group Size on Eyewitness Memory Bryce Bullins — Let Not Light See Our Black and Deep Desires: Dark Humanism in Shakespeare’s King Lear and Macbeth Chelsea Cunningham — Song for Eniara Ben Currier — Have You Ever Drank Piss Before? Alexander J. Edwards —…

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April 2014

The Even More Amazing Spoken Word FInals Performance (and Open Mic!)

April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
TCES 139/141,
999 Tahoe Blvd, Incline Village, 89451 United States

The world-famous SNC Spoken Word Class Finals Performance, followed by an open mic! Come spit your rhymes, sing your songs, tell your tale tales.

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The SNC Spring Spelling Bee

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Patterson Hall,
999 Tahoe Boulevard, Incline Village, NV 89451 United States

hosted by the Creative Writing Club

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Annual Tahoe Poetry Slam

April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Patterson Hall,
999 Tahoe Boulevard, Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Sierra Nevada College presents the eighth annual Tahoe Poetry Slam. The evening’s MC is Poetry Slam champion and audience favorite Pan Pantoja. The evening is popular with high school, college and poetry enthusiasts and involves active audience participation and judging. Come early to get a good seat. The event will be raucous fun – don’t miss it! There are cash prizes for the top three competitors, and the winner of the competition is crowned Tahoe Slam Champion of the Year.

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