The student news site of Sierra Nevada College

Ode to ODAL

Stephanie Coates, Feature Editor

November 18, 2015

Filed under Outdoor

As I stood in front of a room full of outdoor enthusiasts, about to share my experience spending 15 days solo backpacking through the Sierra Nevada, I realized just how far I had come since my start at Sierra Nevada College nine... Read more »

ODAL 101 Conquers the South Fork

October 14, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Outdoor, Travel

  After completing the first trip of the Outdoor Adventure Leadership 101 class, backpacking, 21 students continued the course with their second trip on Sept. 18, which encompassed team building through whitewater raft... Read more »

Student hosts ‘Equine-eco’ art therapy retreat

April 23, 2015

Filed under Outdoor

“A full moon brings new beginnings,” said Sierra Nevada College Junior Sydney Pinkerton. “This is a time to reflect on your lives, and know what can and can no longer serve you today and in your future.” Spring has arrived,... Read more »

Water Ski club prepares for spring tournaments

April 8, 2015

Filed under Outdoor, Sports

Many Sierra Nevada College Ski and Snowboard team members kept on their skis but traded winter for the wake, and joined the SNC Water Ski Club for the last three tournaments. ”Almost all of us have been competitive freestyle, snowboard and alpine racers for the s... Read more »

Student Run Your classmate: the small business owner

March 4, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Feature, News, Outdoor

During a typical school week, Senior Tom Loeschner does more than attend classes at Sierra Nevada College. In his free time, he could be searching for dead trees in the Tahoe National Forest, fashioning a bench in his garage or... Read more »

Ski & Snowboard teams are keeping the momentum going

February 11, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Outdoor, Sports

BY JOHANNA TIKKANEN Before preparing for regionals at Sierra at Tahoe ski resort, the Sierra Nevada College Ski & Snowboard team competed on Jan. 24- 25 at Squaw Valley. The last years USCSA National Champions defended the ti... Read more »

Digging for Treasure: The Geology Club hunts for crystals

October 27, 2014

Filed under Outdoor

This Saturday seven Sierra Nevada College Geology Club Students pilled into a car to go hike points of Mount Rose to collect minerals and crystals.Secretary of the geology club Joe Paolini said, “Everyone who participated today... Read more »