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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SNC riders looking for a 3-peat


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:   With the turn of the new year, it’s time for the Sierra Nevada College snowboard team to begin working toward another United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) National Championship, which the men’s team has … 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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Service-learning video showcases how students contribute to community


This powerful video about Yami Gutierrez—a Sierra Nevada College (SNC) student and a graduate of the local non-profit program Adventure Risk Challenge (ARC)—showcases how SNC students are contributing to our community. Two talented students— Nick Cahill and Trevor Jackson—majoring in … Continued

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Walking the War Zones of Pakistan


Incline Village, NV – Veteran mountaineer, photographer, and author Ruth Anne Kocour will be chronicling and presenting slides of two journeys made “under the veil” beneath the menacing shadow of the Taliban at Sierra Nevada College on August 25th, 2009. … Continued

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Finding financial aid for college is a worthwhile effort


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:   Why do we carefully shop and negotiate when purchasing a new car, yet seldom consider the same process when considering a college education? This is not to say that shopping for a school is as simple … Continued

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Astronaut headed to area school


Reno Gazette-Journal:  Astronaut Eileen Collins is scheduled to speak Wednesday at Sierra Nevada College in Incline Village. Collins’ address will begin at 4 p.m. in the Prim Library. To reserve a seat, call 775-831-1314, ext. 7422, or e-mail sharrison@sierranevada.edu Collins, … Continued

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Sierra Nevada College Class to Feature Former U.S. State Dept. Official


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  International Studies Professor Ted Morse has a treat for students attending his INTL 420 course on The Peace Process: Keith Hansen, a former U.S. State Dept. official deeply involved in negotiations with Russia on the disarmament … Continued

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Markle announced as new Director of library and information resources


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza: Elizabeth "Betts" Markle was chosen from a competitive pool of candidates as Sierra Nevada College’s new director of library and information resources, announced Ray Ryan, provost and vice president of academic affairs. Markle brings to Sierra … Continued

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