With National Poetry Month in full swing, Sierra Nevada College and its English department in particular, is taking complete advantage with readings, book releases and competitions. The SNC Poetry Center opened on the cusp of April, several faculty members have participated in readings both on campus and in the local community in celebration of the month. The Creative Writing Club’s open mic nights are frequent and successful, the highly anticipated Annual Poetry Slam is set for the evening of Friday, April 30 in Patterson Hall.
Gathered in Patterson Hall, students patiently gnawed on snacks while they glanced at their watches, anticipating the commencement of student skits during Bohemia Night at 8 p.m. on April 2.
“It is the longest running student event: for students, by students,” said Junior Sasha Severance.
The 30th annual Bohemia Night showcased the exceptional talents that are hidden within the student body at Sierra Nevada College.
To begin the “Girl Rising” presentation, Senior Kelly Benson, president of the Justice Club warned the audience that she had only seen a clip of the film and she felt that she received a kick to the stomach in the best possible way.
Every tattoo has a story, and campus is chock-full of inked up bodies. You can’t stereotype tattoos people with tattoos anymore, since according to StatisticBrain.com, 36 percent of US citizens from 18 to 25-years-old have at least one tattoo. Tattoos are here to stay.
The Devil Makes Three has been playing rowdy American music to eager crowds for over a decade. The three piece string band tours hard and fast, with their most recent campaign passing through South Lake Tahoe on Feb. 8. After hundreds of high energy, sold out concerts and exponentially increasing popularity, one might worry the DM3 is getting close to jumping the shark. Did Devil Makes Three jump the shark? No way.