Tahoe 21st Century Education Speakers Series: Author Bernie Trilling to Speak


21st Century Skills; Learning for Life in our Times co-author Trilling will share what children need to be successful in a rapidly changing world     Incline Village, NV – Community educators are joining forces to bring another 21st Century … Continued

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Native American Film Series


The One Book, One Campus book selection ”Flight” by Sherman Alexie inspires the Native American theme A well known Yosemite climber and speaker, three movies and a Native American storyteller will be featured this fall supporting the popular One Book, … Continued

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SNC Awarded Grant for Tournées Festival of Contemporary French Cinema


Sierra Nevada College president Richard Rubsamen announced the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences has received a grant for the Tournées Festival, a program which brings contemporary French cinema to American college and university campuses, to be held April 6-9, … Continued

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Sabrina Belleci: SNC Graduate Wins MiddCORE Innovation Challenge


For four-weeks, the MiddCORE Immersion Program held in partnership with Sierra Nevada College, turned SNC’s campus in Incline Village into a hub for innovative thinking, problem-solving, and leadership development.  The collaboration marked the first time that MiddCORE, a creation of … Continued

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SNC to compete in business challenge


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza: Business briefs: SNC competes in business challenge    April 4, 2008 SNC to compete in business challenge Nevada’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology has announced that a record number of business plans have been submitted for the … Continued

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Detour to the Top:
Student Sonya Hernandez’ Powerful Story


Award-winning filmmakers Katie Galloway and Kelly Duane de la Vega follow 21-year-old SNC environmental studies student Sonya Hernandez as she pursues her dreams and conquers her fears in Yosemite National Park. I came from a poor rural town with little … Continued

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Community Turns Out Online for SNC During Nevada’s Big Give


On Thursday, April 25th – during the 24-hour period of Nevada’s Big Give – 81 members of the College’s extended community participated in a major online effort that officially raised $61,296 in support of SNC.  Their results gave the College … Continued

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Residents learn ways to green their homes


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza By Matthew Renda INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — While much of the focus of the energy efficiency movement has been on gas-guzzling SUVs, miles per gallon, oil companies and dependency on foreign oil, a recent free community … Continued

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It’s Not Easy Being Green


New regional awards program raises the bar for business Heather Segale (center; UC Davis) and Chuck Levitan (SNC) accept the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences award while Madonna Dunbar looks on. Photo by Cedar Lampe   Moonshine Ink by Beth Ingalls … Continued

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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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