Sustainability has progressed as Sierra Nevada College grows. The timeline illustrates how far SNC has come.
Sierra Nevada College’s Clay Club had its first cup sale during the opening for the Junior Art Portfolio Review at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov 8, on the third floor of Prim Library.
Saving money on utilities in the winter time is one of a student’s top priorities. Renting a house is expensive in the Tahoe Basin and the homes that students can afford were built in the 1970s. Chances are they’re equipped with electric baseboards, old windows and no weather stripping.
Many who live in the Tahoe Basin grapple with the conflict between preserving the wild and beautiful area we live in while enjoying the land for its abundance of recreation and tourism opportunities. We strive to find ways to continue to ski the surrounding peaks, float on the lake and make a living while leaving a light impact on the surrounding land.
The ninth international conference on Cultural, Economic, and Social Sustainability hosted in Hiroshima, Japan may open doors for Sierra Nevada College students to create their own sustainability journal.
The recycling receptacles and eco-friendly designed buildings help Sierra Nevada College to promote its core theme of sustainability. These changes and modifications toward sustainability can be seen taking place all over campus, even in the library.