Sierra Nevada College wins snowboard title


The Reno Gazette-Journal Robby Burns of the University of Idaho and Katharine Keough of the University of Maine-Farmington hung on to big first-run leads to claim the individual championships in the Snowboard Giant Slalom at the USCSA National Championships on … Continued

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Rubber ducky winners


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza: Kathy Maxwell and Hank proudly presented the top two winners of the Rotary’s Red, White and Tahoe Blue Rubber Ducky Race with their checks and trophies Wednesday morning. Toby Baly, first place winner, had purchased several … Continued

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Sierra Nevada College professor, official retires


Reno Gazette-Journal: Sierra Nevada College professor, official retires – Staff and wire reports • May 8, 2008 Anne Shipley, a Sierra Nevada College professor since 1984, will retire as an art history professor and chair of the fine arts department … Continued

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Free science day brings awareness to families


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  Algae, particulates and copepods… oh my!  The annual Children’s Environmental Science Day is here again. Sponsored by the Lake Tahoe School and the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center, the free event for children promotes awareness … Continued

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Meet Your Neighbor: Donna Axton


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza By Jean Eick Donna Axton, this week's neighbor, is the director of music studies at Sierra Nevada College, director of the SNC Concert Choir, a Toccata performer and the music minister at St. Patrick's Church. She … Continued

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SNC professor weighs in on Nevada caucus


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:    With Nevada’s Republican and Democratic caucuses edging closer by the day, presidential candidates from both parties are eyeing Northern Nevada as a vital campaign stop. "It’s action packed," said Erik Herzik, chair of the department of … Continued

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Free Public Lecture & Book Signing with Dr. Zahi Hawass


Free Public Lecture and Book Signing with Dr. Zahi Hawass Date: August 23, 2008Time: 3PM – Book Signing | 4PM – Lecture Location: Hyatt Ballroom – Incline VillageContact: 775.881.7589 Dr. Zahi Hawass, Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, … Continued

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SNC students join in Denison search


Denison search enters fourth weekMARTIN GRIFFITHASSOCIATED PRESS WRITERPosted: 2/10/2008 RENO, Nev. (AP) — As the search for her enters a fourth week, family and friends are still clinging to hope for the safe return of a 19-year-old college student. More … Continued

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Sierra Nevada College offers 4-year ski business & resort management degree


Reno Gazette-Journal:  Sierra Nevada College is offering a baccalaureate program in Ski Business and Resort Management that takes advantage of its Lake Tahoe location. The four-year program will focus on operations, general management, profit centers, marketing and sales, real estate … Continued

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Sierra Nevada College Ski Team Members Compete in 2008 XTERRA Championships


 Lake Tahoe locals compete in the 2008 XTERRA championships By Kyle MaginBonanza Staff Writer North Lake Tahoe Bonanza: Hundreds of athletes will take to Lake Tahoe, the Flume trail and the running trails in Incline Village this weekend for the … Continued

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