Coach Branko Zagar has brought in a tremendous group of athletes to fill the void left by our graduating seniors, including New England snowboarders Colleen Healey and Frederick McCarthy, Tahoe freeskier Raleigh White, and Norwegian mogul and slopestyle skier Emilie Amundsen.
Twenty-four SNC students completed a four week Service Learning project in the bush country of South Africa, working on local infrastructure and studying African politics, economics, and resource management.
Many SNC Lacrosse players are playing in the Lake Tahoe Lacrosse Tournament July 25 – 28. SNC defense Sergio Orduna is playing for the Mexico National Team in the FIL World Lacrosse Championships.
Winner Elaine Inglis’ original research discovered previously unknown changes to the call structure of the mountain chickadee (Poecile gambeli) in the presence and absence of food.
Looking for environmentally sound solutions to everyday problems, the team’s a solar portable refrigeration unit, has applications for both recreational use and international humanitarian efforts.
The Sierra Nevada College women’s lacrosse team pulled through for an impressive and close win over Humboldt State in front of a home crowd to triumph over the Lumberjacks 6-5 in the concluding game of their inaugural season.
For the second consecutive summer, Middlebury College will offer a four-week leadership and innovation program at Sierra Nevada College (SNC). Called MiddCORE Immersion, it is open to students and recent graduates from any college or university and will take place … Continued
Sierra Nevada College launched its Athletics Hall of Fame honoring ski racers Janja Lupse-Virizlaj and Uros Pavlovcic as the first two inductees. The College also been home to many accomplished professional skiers and boarders, and many former – and future – Olympians.
Sierra Nevada College’s newly launched women’s lacrosse team, currently a provisional member of the Western Women’s Lacrosse League, has laid the groundwork for full member team status next fall.
“I became a teacher for one simple fact, I wanted to share my love of learning and discovery,” said Staron. “My dad has always told me to find a job that you love and you will never work a day … Continued