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Can we ban plastic bags in Incline Village?

May 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion

By Stephanie Coates & Jordan Petrilla Environmental sustainability: these two words have come together to form a well-known term that’s made its way into the vocabulary of almost everyone living in today’s society. With ... Read more »

Turn off the faucet at Sierra Nevada College

May 6, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

April 22 was Earth Day, a day to remind ourselves of the importance of keeping this planet clean, using our resources wisely and being more aware of the environmental footprint we leave in our everyday lives. The drought has b... Read more »

Lessons learned in Vermont

March 25, 2015

Filed under Sustainability

The ability to sustain can be applied to many different disciplines and aspects of our world. The SGA recently funded a trip to study the strong sustainability initiative at The University of Vermont and Middlebury College. “My... Read more »

Students take steps forward to improve greenhouse

March 5, 2015

Filed under Feature, Sustainability

Located toward the back of the nationally recognized science building for its high-performance structure, building technology, design and construction of the future is the once very popular greenhouse. While the greenhouse may... Read more »

Opinion-Letter to the Editor

February 4, 2015

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion, Sustainability

The forum that was held on October 15th was a disgrace in many ways. We left without any feeling of resolve, or any hope of a resolution. Our questions were deflected without any solid answers being put forth to satisfy the restless... Read more »

SGA collects over 400 cans for Project Mana

November 20, 2014

Filed under News

Katie Russie SGA Dir. of Public Relations   This year, members of the Student Government Association decided to make a bigger impact on the community and used two of their popular fall events (the Halloween Dance and... Read more »

Leave No Trace: Not just for the wilderness

November 6, 2014

Filed under News

By Sage Sauerbrey   The Leave No Trace (LNT) campaign at Sierra Nevada College is taking the set of principles that are helping clean up the outdoors and applying them on-campus in an effort to get students involved in improving their campus. “(The campaign) is making this something not just dealt with by student affairs, but... Read more »