Eagle's Eye

With new fall schedules comes new student orientations

Zoe Tuttle, Managing Editor

April 24, 2019

Sierra Nevada College is offering a different student orientation schedule starting in the fall of 2019. Instead of the longstanding two options offered in the past, Tahoe and Wilderness orientations, the college will offer three...

Opinion: Is 5G worth the potential risk

Emily Tessmer, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Many of us who live in the Tahoe basin have experienced the all too common “dead zone,” while out and about. Having cell service that is spotty can be frustrating as a local, especially while navigating all of the tourists...

SNC psych students display work at research fair

Elizabeth White, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Yulisa Mendez “My project is called On Empathy Gaps: The Impact of Psychological Stress on Perspective-taking. What got me interested in doing the study was this cognitive bias I learned about called the empathy gap. “It’...

Maye Musk to speak at Tahoe Forum

Kyra Kliman, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Most people are familiar with entrepreneur, visionary and space pioneer Elon Musk, but his mother Maye Musk has her own success story, including a successful career in the health and wellness industries, as well as a top fashion...

Burden of student load debt a universal American problem

Madison Schultz, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Twenty-nineteen is a banner year for student debt, with more than half the national college student population taking out student loans to pay tuition. Right behind a mortgage loans, student loans are the source of the second-highest...

Neck and back pain? It might be your backpack or phone

Nick Kearney, Editor

April 15, 2019

About 85 percent of American university students report backpack related pain and discomfort, says a Boston University study. Discomfort was most common in the shoulders, lower back, upper middle back, and neck. The findings...

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