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May 5, 2016

Alex Scott explores emotion through self-portrait

Hannah Greene, Staff Reporter

April 21, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Senior Alex Scott presented his BFA exhibition entitled “Adored” on Thursday, April 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Tahoe Gallery. Students, faculty and community members all embraced Scott’s work. His show represented heroes from... Read more »

Seed-to-sowing discontent

Meghan herbst, Managing Editor

April 21, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Outdoor

Three goals were scrawled in red marker on the dry-erase board. “Goal One: Build and maintain relationships during divisive political times.” Pam Rasmussen, the managing librarian at Incline Village Public Library, sat in... Read more »



April 6, 2016

Aftermath: War, What is it Good For? Writers in The Woods speaker Benjamin Busch explains his book Dust to Dust

Bliss Summerstone, staff reporter

March 24, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

“What makes the grass green?” Busch asked while reading a passage from his memoir Dust to Dust, often described as an ironic, brutal and humorous read. “Blood, blood, blood,” was the answer yelled out ... Read more »

Virtuosos and maestros, or SNC music students

Jamie Wanzek, News Editor

March 3, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Liberal Arts

While playing music, our brains fire in multiple components. Through a complex reaction involving our motor system, auditory circuitry system and sensory information system, sounds can be heard. Music allows one to connect ... Read more »

Saturday night art show at Alibi Ale

Hannah Greene, Eagles Eye Reporter

March 2, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

SNC students showcase their artwork and live paintings at local brewery, Alibi Aleworks

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Dr. Carl Rubino explains the mythology behind Star Wars

Terra Breednn, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus

What is it about the Star Wars films that has captivated such a broad audience? Rubino believes the answer lies in the science fiction films’ similarity to Greek and Roman legend.

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Faculty of the Fortnight: Rick Parsons

Bliss Gerogiev, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Faculty of the Fortnight, Feature

The first floor of the Holman Art building is home to Art Professor Rick Parsons. Clay pots, sculptures and ceramics fill the room along with a thin layer of dust from the clay. Students work intently on their projects wh... Read more »