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Eagle’s Eye Newspaper

The Eagle’s Eye newspaper is a student run publication. It is managed, edited, and reported by students in the SNC Journalism courses.

The print edition is published biweekly while school is in session. The paper is distributed Friday mornings on campus, and as an insert in the Tahoe Daily Tribune. The online edition is at

We encourage contributions from students, faculty and staff. Feel free to contact us any time at

Recent News

  • How Concerned About Climate Change Are You?
    December 10, 2018

    Thirteen federal agencies came together to release a report on Nov. 23, Black Friday, discussing America’s desperate need for change. The report, simply titled “The National Climate Assessment,” was made public by the White House, had clear and concise scientific evidence that climate change is not only real, but an impending problem for the United... […]

  • New faces of democracy
    December 10, 2018

    This year’s midterms brought a new wave of diversity to the United States Congress. This November there was record turnout for voters, over 100 million showed up for the first time in American history and according to CBS News exit polls 17% of them were first time voters, whereas the last midterm election only 3%... […]

  • Addiction: Social Media Edition
    December 10, 2018

    Before dinner I felt oddly nervous and in a sense naked as my sister and I consciously left our phones in her car before meeting our parents inside. A few minutes into eating I noticed a couple walk in and sit at a table next to us. They sat comfortably for a few moments before... […]

  • North Lake Tahoe making Christmas special for all
    December 10, 2018

    As the fall semester at Sierra Nevada College is coming to an end, college students are getting prepared to go back home and spend Christmas with their loved ones, but many North Lake Tahoe locals struggle during Christmas time. Toys for Tots, Project Mana, and Operation Christmas Child are some of the organizations around SNC... […]

  • A Crisis at the Border
    December 10, 2018

    On Sunday, November 25, U.S border agents fired tear gas on hundreds of migrants attempting to enter the country illegally from Tijuana, Mexico.  American authorities shut down the nation’s busiest border crossing from the city where thousands are waiting to apply for asylum. In an interview with Time Magazine, Mexico’s Interior Ministry said around 500... […]

  • You can’t buy love, but you can adopt
    December 10, 2018

    They say you never work a day in your life if you are doing what you love. That’s how I felt this semester while working on my senior project, a short documentary video series called “Rescue Matters”, which highlights the work of animal shelters in the greater Lake Tahoe area. During their last semester here... […]

  • Finding new lines
    November 14, 2018

    October 17, 2018: We rolled through golden terraces shadowed by rock. The glimmering waters of the Walker River reflected the autumnal glow casted upon them. As the truck climbed higher through the canyon and onto the plateau, host to Bridgeport, California, the little town was quiet. Hot springs flowed and streams nestled through the flat... […]

  • Faculty sound off in campus climate survey
    November 14, 2018

    Sierra Nevada College faculty and staff were encouraged to participate in the first annual campus climate survey this fall, which sought to discover what employees think needs to be improved while highlighting existing strengths of the college. The survey was part of national poll administered to college campuses across the country. A little over half... […]

  • Faculty Profile: Eric Tanguay
    November 14, 2018

    The golf course is quiet. All the players are on the range warming up, getting ready for their rounds, all talking about the day they have ahead of them. Eric Tanguay is close by giving his players a few tips of advice, and wishing them good luck on their round. To him this is the... […]

  • Convention features best of college media
    November 14, 2018

    The historical Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky was recently filled with students ready to network, learn from professionals, and get insight about their future careers. On Thursday, October 25, the first day of the College Media Association convention was held right in the heart of the bourbon capital of the U.S. Students from states... […]

Eagle’s Eye Faculty Advisor

Jim Scripps
New Media Journalism Program Director