Turning IHS into a charter school?


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  Last week this column was about Nevada’s political history of legislative measures to give parents and students an element of choice in their educational options. Nationally this has been evidenced by the charter school movement, educational … Continued

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A New Decade of Clay 2010: Submission Deadline Extended


Tahoe Arts and Mountain Culture Becky Bell Entry deadline now extended to July 23rd Contemporary ceramics is exploding.  Be part of this exciting movement by taking part in a new exhibition to showcase works by accomplished ceramic artists from across … Continued

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Sierra Nevada College Receives $75,000 Grant


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza: Sierra Nevada College receives $75,000 grant Education Briefs Sierra Nevada College President Robert C. Maxson announced in July that the college has received a $75,000 grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Based in Kansas City, … Continued

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Quotes from Wilderness Orientation


The Value of Empowering Student Leaders in Orientation Programming   Student leaders for the annual new student Wilderness Orientation (WO) take the ODAL 450: Pre-Orientation Program Leader class as part of their preparation for the field. Below are quotes from … Continued

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SNC Ski Team: Training to win this season


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:   Coach Branko Zagar has high expectations for the Sierra Nevada College ski team. He says he’s expecting both the mens and womens teams to compete for national titles this year. But, more than talk about it, … Continued

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Shreddin’ success


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:   For the first time ever, the Sierra Nevada College men’s snowboard team won all three events at the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association’s national title event. The team won the slopestyle, giant slalom and … Continued

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Annual chamber luncheon will feature local educators


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:   Teachers, professors, educators — you name it, odds are they will be there Tuesday. The annual North Lake Tahoe Chamber of Commerce Incline teacher awards luncheon kicks off at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, with Sierra Nevada College … 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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Sierra Nevada College appoints new education dean


Reno Gazette-Journal: Sierra Nevada College appoints new education dean Former UNLV professor and administrator Maria Meyerson will be joining a former colleague in her new role as Dean of Education at Sierra Nevada College in Incline Village. Meyerson’s appointment was … Continued

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SNC Concert Choir’s annual Broadway Concert


Director Donna Axton announces the SNC Concert Choir’s annual Broadway Concert. Each spring our final concert is a potpourri of wonderful music from Broadway musicals, old and new. It is an opportunity for the choir to sing some of the … Continued

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