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Major and minor decisions

Danni Hicks, Staff Reporter

Dan O’Bryan, associate provost and Humanities and Social Sciences chair, meets with students every semester to discuss classes, graduation petitions, majors and minors. He and other advisers organize students’ sch...  Read More »

November 13, 2015 • 0 comments

A strong El Niño: Regional climatologist will discuss predictions for upcoming winter

It was not until late last spring that the Midwest began to thaw from a brutally cold winter, while Californians seemed to skip winter altogether. Although it isn’t news to Tahoe residents, in March NOAA data revealed tha...  Read More »

October 15, 2015 • 0 comments

SNC Students Pledge “No More” During Domestic Violence Awareness Night

October 14, 2015

At Domestic Violence Awareness Night, a photo booth station was set up where event attendees could pledge to take part in ...  Read More »

Dianne Thacher

Dianne Thacher, missing SNC student, returns to campus

October 13, 2015

After two days of searching and nationwide news coverage of missing Sierra Nevada College student Dianne Thacher, the 23-year-old returned to campus safely...  Read More »

SNC student Dianne Thacher was reported missing on Oct. 5, 2015

SNC student Dianne Thacher missing

October 12, 2015

UPDATE: On Tuesday, Oct. 13, Thacher returned to campus safely. Read the updated story here. A fresh face on...  Read More »

Students were able to fill out applications at the career fair

Career Fair guides students to sound employment

October 2, 2015

Sierra Nevada College students are diving into the core theme of professional preparedness through workshops ...  Read More »

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Gearing up to take off

Gearing up to take off

Stephanie Coates, Feature Editor

As the snow begins to fall and winter break nears, most Sierra Nevada College students look forward to the month-long break spent with friends and family before returning to school in January. However,...  Read More »

November 14, 2015 • 0 comments


Student Profile: Marcus Rice

November 4, 2015

Marcus Rice is an intelligent science and math student who left home in central California to pursue biology at SNC.  Read More »...  Read More »

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Faculty of the Fortnight: Chris Millis

October 29, 2015

Carissa Priebusch Contributor In a dimly lit office, a table covered in piles of paper sits beneath a shelf stacked with books. A second...  Read More »

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Prepping for Snow

Prepping for Snow

As the days get shorter and colder, the Sierra Nevada College winter sports teams begin to train for the upcoming season.  SNC Snowboard Coach Max Leabman has started prepping...  Read More »

October 15, 2015 • 0 comments

Tahoe local Nial Romanek follows up a switch nose press with this tail press during the rail jam. P- Ryan Hackbarth

Denver’s Snowboard on the Block Festival 2015

September 17, 2015

Live music, free swag giveaways, big screen showings of all the biggest new snowboard films, free tattoos, all the favorite snowboard brands and a three-featu...  Read More »


How new sports teams will impact SNC

May 7, 2015

Just two years after adding the sport, over 100 people crowded the sidelines as Sierra Nevada College’s Men’s Lacrosse team took the fiel...  Read More »

Johanna Tikkanen

Trading the Chairlift for a Boat

May 6, 2015

Spring has arrived and with it extended daylight, warm temperatures, and melting snow. But this doesn’t mean that we have to stop skiing. Since my ...  Read More »

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