Interview with Poet-Soldier Brian Turner


San Francisco Book Review Interview by Zara Raab An infantryman for seven years in the U.S. Army, Brian Turner was a team leader for a year in Iraq with the 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. In the … Continued

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Community pulls together to make science fair happen


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:   Not all of us are born with natural athletic talent. Yet those who are will probably receive all kinds of accolades whether it is notoriety in the local paper or scholarships to various colleges who are … Continued

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The role of (self) study


North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  We all reach points in life when we reflect on whether our past decisions have helped us to meet our goals, whether our current path is correct, and whether our future aspirations are the right ones.  … Continued

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Omer Rains on Back to the Summit


Omer Rains former California State Senator, spoke in President Gillette’s class on Tuesday evening.  At age 32, Rains was elected to serve the first of three terms in the California Senate representing approximately one million people in the Central Coast … Continued

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Recap of Lake Tahoe Forum & visit of President Clinton


Sierra Nevada College was extremely proud to host the 10th Anniversary Lake Tahoe Forum on August 17, 2007.  Speaking at the forum were US Senators Feinstein, Reid and Ensign and other key national and state dignitaries… plus former President Bill … Continued

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Houston, we’re having fun


Tahoe World:  When you need a change of scenery this summer, try “A View from Space.”  What the earth looks like from a satellite is the premise behind a hands-on, interactive exhibit at the education center in the Tahoe Center … Continued

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Video clips from Holiday Gala


See also: Photos – Album 1 – Album 2 SNC hosted a very successful 2007 Holiday Gala and Fundraiser.  Sincere thanks to our many supporters.  The following are selected video clips from the event: SNC Choir SNC Choir Sol Jibe … Continued

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Brian Turner featured as Sierra Nevada College’s Commencement Speaker


Brian Turner is welcomed as the speaker at Sierra Nevada College’s 42nd annual commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 12 at 10am. Known internationally for his highly-acclaimed poetry, Turner shares a connection with the graduating seniors having taught many of them … Continued

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Alumni-Student Collaboration makes Olympic Broadcasts


Alumnus Andrew Gauthier, ’12, worked with two current SNC, students, Brendan Wheelright and Cheyanne Sawyer, to create the History of Freeskiing Timeline for the Association of Freeskiing Professionals (AFP).  As Gauthier proudly points out, “the Timeline is AFP’s flagship document, … 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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