Bernie Trilling inspires Lake Tahoe community around 21st century education


By Mary Alber North Lake Tahoe Bonanza Sierra Nevada College, Lake Tahoe School, UC Davis, Parasol and the Hyatt welcomed educators from around the lake last Tuesday to join in a discussion about the future of education with Bernie Trilling. … Continued

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Alexandra Cousteau, Granddaughter of Famed Explorers, to Be Keynote Speaker at 2010 Siebens Binz—Tahoe Forum


EVENT PHOTO GALLERY Incline Village, NV – Sierra Nevada College president Robert Maxson announced that international advocate for water quality and policy Alexandra Cousteau—granddaughter of renowned pioneer Jacques-Yves Cousteau and daughter of Philippe Cousteau, Sr.—has been signed as the featured speaker at … Continued

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Best of Nevada Award


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  Collaborative Design Studio recently announced it has been awarded a Best of 2007 Nevada Award from Southwest Contractor in the Higher Education Project category. The award recognizes the architectural firm’s work on the Tahoe Center for … Continued

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16 National Titles and counting . . .


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  The Sierra Nevada College ski team left campus nearly two weeks ago with only a few changes of clothes, their skiing gear and designs on winning a 16th straight national title. The Sierra Nevada College ski … Continued

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Saturday Mornings at SNC Presents Colors & Textures of World Cultures


Come see what Saturday Mornings at SNC, the award-winning joint offering of Sierra Nevada College and Incline Village Parks & Recreation Senior Programs, are all about. Share your morning coffee with SNC’s faculty and other knowledgeable locals as they present … Continued

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New SNC Website Ranks Alongside Harvard’s


SNC’s new, student-designed website debuted last week to rave reviews from students, faculty and staff. However, the redesign wasn’t just an internal sensation; it caught the attention of higher education website guru Nick DeNardis. DeNardis, the Associate Director of Web … Continued

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President Gillette’s “Current Topics” Economics Class


  Steve Edelmann, co-founder and former President of RONCO Consulting Corporation, gives students a step-by-step account of the entrepreneurial elements of launching humanitarian mine detection and de-mining programs in war-torn countries around the globe. John Sherriff, former CEO of Enron … Continued

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SNC Ski and Snowboard Teams Win Five Team National Titles


The Eagles take nine individual titles in snowboarding and skiing at the USCSA National Championships in Sun Valley, Idaho Sierra Nevada College is home to one of the most successful collegiate ski and snowboard programs in the nation, as at … Continued

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SNC Grad Named “Teacher of the Year”


Reno Gazette-Journal: CES fourth grade teacher named ‘Teacher of the Year’ Staff Report • October 3, 2008 FERNLEY–Last Friday afternoon, Cottonwood Elementary School 4th grade teacher John Yarsley received the surprise of his life when, after a brief presentation, he … Continued

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