Seniors go back to school at SNC; young students benefit


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  At one of the first Conversation Cafe meetings two years ago, part-time Incline Village resident Dick Bristol gave the other members a glowing review of a senior education program in his other home town, Tucson, Ariz. … Continued

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Shannon Beets Promoted to Executive Vice President and Provost


Incline Village, NV  – Shannon Beets has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Provost by Dr. Lynn Gillette, President of the College.  Beets was appointed on December 1, 2011 and has been working with President Gillette to transition from Vice … Continued

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English Chair June Saraceno honored for excellence and innovation in humanities teaching by Nevada Humanities


Sierra Nevada College’s English Chair June Saraceno continually strives to bring exceptional literary speakers and programs to Incline Village for the campus and the community. Now, Nevada Humanities has deemed Saraceno as exceptional herself. Nevada’s nonprofit affiliate for the National … Continued

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SNC’s Visiting Ceramic Artist Winter Workshop: January 3rd-7th


Tahoe Arts and Mountain Culture Staff Report     The 2nd Annual Visiting Artist Winter Workshop at Sierra Nevada College will take place January 3rd-7th, featuring Josh DeWeese’s “Pots as Expression.” For a second year in a row, Fine Arts … Continued

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Community needed to help find missing girl


Community needed to help find missing girl    February 10, 2008 The case of Brianna Denison, a 19-year-old Reno High graduate who police believe was abducted near the University of Nevada, Reno’s campus, has touched the lives of many people who … Continued

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Navy man speaks at Fireside Chats


See also: Video Clips | Fireside Chat Flyer North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  The Vietnam War is often thought of as a quagmire, a lost American conflict that many would just as soon forget as reminisce. The long, black wall in … Continued

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Education Discussions Continue Thursday, March 3rd


The third presentation in the ‘Discussions on Education’ series, a collaboration between Sierra Nevada College and Lake Tahoe School Parents Association, will be held March 3rd, 7:00-9:00pm in rooms 139/141 of the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences on the SNC … Continued

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Navy vet, past SNC chairman, named grand marshal


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  When the members of the Red, White and Tahoe Blue parade committee asked the community to nominate a grand marshal – one man stood out. Retired Navy Captain Charles J. Merdinger, a veteran of the World … Continued

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SNC President Robert Maxson to Moderate Panel at Green Energy Trade Show


Trade show to discuss energy options by joyce swanson • jswanson@rgj.com • September 9, 2008 The public is welcome to explore what Northern Nevada businesses are doing to promote green and clean operations during a trade show Sept. 18 at … Continued

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More than 2,000 attend forum at Sierra Nevada College


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  When former President Bill Clinton began his speech Friday, he took his time to thank the various political dignitaries sitting behind him. Then he took time to acknowledge Sierra Nevada College — and poke a little … Continued

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