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The winners of the 2019 pitch competition pose with their big checks and their expert judges at SNC Tahoe.
Jim and Jan Steinmann Pitch Competition

Luka Gobec and Vilde Johansen's FireFly won the 2019 Jim and Jan Stienmann Pitch Competition on February 28th.

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SNC Receives Technology Grant

An E.L. Wiegand Foundation Educational Technology grant will fund substantial improvements to SNC's network and online infrastructure.

Sierra Nevada College art student at the teamlab Borderless digital art installation in Tokyo
Japanuary – Art and Snow in Japan

This year's trip introduced SNC students to a remarkable combination of ancient temples, avant-garde art, and fresh powder.

La Selva Biological Station Costa Rica, Sierra Nevada College sustainability students in lowland tropical rainforest
Agroecology in Costa Rica

A new group of students traveled to Costa Rica in January to continue research into sustainable agriculture and tropical ecology.


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