Eagle's Eye

Firefighting technology wins SNC business pitch competition

Zoe Tuttle, Managing Editor

March 19, 2019

Nine business students competed for cash prizes totaling $850 on Feb. 28 at the Jim and Jan Steinmann Pitch Competition. Students had three minutes to pitch their business ideas to a panel of expert judges. The winners of the...

Squaw’s Silverado a challenge for skiers, operators alike

Kyra Kliman, Editor

March 19, 2019

For years local skiers have questioned why the Silverado chairlift at Squaw Valley is consistently closed. Is it due to a lack of snowfall, low elevation, a corporate mandate? Perhaps preference is given to high-visitor weekends? On...

Resources Available for Assault Victims

Erin Wilson, Editor

November 9, 2017

As the issues of sexual assault and sexual harassment gain national attention in the wake of revelations about the checkered history of public figures – including Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, Fox News host Bill O’Reil...

Branko Zagar leaves a strong legacy as head alpine ski coach and athletic director at SNC Tahoe.

A Legend Departs

August 31, 2017

Budget Cuts, New Coaching Staff for Athletics Department

Erin Wilson, Editor

August 31, 2017

In addition to recent faculty layoffs at SNC, the athletic department has also been affected by budget cuts. Student athletes typically make up about 38% of Sierra Nevada College’s student body; however, this year that pe...

New Classes

Hannah Greene, Campus Editor

September 1, 2016

One downfall of going to a smaller school is fewer classes being offered. Sierra Nevada College is working hard to reverse this stigma. With a rather extensive array of unique classes, nearly every department has something new to...

SNC Composting Program: Marina McCoy turns food waste into flowers

Terra Breeden, Staff Reporter

April 7, 2016

Imagine if all of the apple cores, half-eaten muffins and cold macaroni noodles Sierra Nevada College students threw in trash cans were composted to grow flowers, fruits and vegetables. That’s the goal of Marina McCoy’s se...

The student news site of Sierra Nevada College
Sierra Nevada College