Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 38: the Dark Forest, May 24 - 27, 2024 Missoula, Montana

Sierra Dawn Holt

MisCon 38 Attending Professional

Sierra Stoneberg Holt has a doctorate in botany that she earned in the Czech Republic.  (All her classes were in Czech, but she got to defend her dissertation in English.)  She's using it on a 100-year-old family ranch where she gets to practice useful skills like hand milking cows, making cheese, monitoring ecosystem health, handling cattle on horseback, producing electricity, and teaching.

Sierra Stoneberg Holt has a doctorate in botany that she earned in the Czech Republic. (All her classes were in Czech, but she got to defend her dissertation in English.) She's using it on a 100-year-old family ranch where she gets to practice useful skills like hand milking cows, making cheese, monitoring ecosystem health, handling cattle on horseback, producing electricity, and teaching.

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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(Tentative)

  • game Sun Noon - 12:50 PM, Space Alert Academy, Table: Room: Montana Boardroom 5 Room: Montana Boardroom
    GM(s): Sierra Dawn Holt

    This fast-paced cooperative board game puts you on the bridge of a Sitting Duck class star ship, exploring space and trying to keep it from blowing you up. A new game starts every hour, beginning with a lesson and culminating in an explosion… or sometimes even a successful return to base. Surviving players earn ranks of cadet, advanced cadet, and graduate… and in ten years, one crew even survived all the way to rank of ensign! A crew consists of four to five players, Red shirts available.

  • game Sun 1:00 - 1:50 PM, Space Alert Academy, Table: Room: Montana Boardroom 5 Room: Montana Boardroom
    GM(s): Sierra Dawn Holt

    This fast-paced cooperative board game puts you on the bridge of a Sitting Duck class star ship, exploring space and trying to keep it from blowing you up. A new game starts every hour, beginning with a lesson and culminating in an explosion… or sometimes even a successful return to base. Surviving players earn ranks of cadet, advanced cadet, and graduate… and in ten years, one crew even survived all the way to rank of ensign! A crew consists of four to five players, Red shirts available.

  • game Sun 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Space Alert Academy, Table: Room: Montana Boardroom 5 Room: Montana Boardroom
    GM(s): Sierra Dawn Holt

    This fast-paced cooperative board game puts you on the bridge of a Sitting Duck class star ship, exploring space and trying to keep it from blowing you up. A new game starts every hour, beginning with a lesson and culminating in an explosion… or sometimes even a successful return to base. Surviving players earn ranks of cadet, advanced cadet, and graduate… and in ten years, one crew even survived all the way to rank of ensign! A crew consists of four to five players, Red shirts available.

  • game Sun 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Space Alert Academy, Table: Room: Montana Boardroom 5 Room: Montana Boardroom
    GM(s): Sierra Dawn Holt

    This fast-paced cooperative board game puts you on the bridge of a Sitting Duck class star ship, exploring space and trying to keep it from blowing you up. A new game starts every hour, beginning with a lesson and culminating in an explosion… or sometimes even a successful return to base. Surviving players earn ranks of cadet, advanced cadet, and graduate… and in ten years, one crew even survived all the way to rank of ensign! A crew consists of four to five players, Red shirts available.

  • game Sun 4:00 - 4:50 PM, Space Alert Academy, Table: Room: Montana Boardroom 5 Room: Montana Boardroom
    GM(s): Sierra Dawn Holt

    This fast-paced cooperative board game puts you on the bridge of a Sitting Duck class star ship, exploring space and trying to keep it from blowing you up. A new game starts every hour, beginning with a lesson and culminating in an explosion… or sometimes even a successful return to base. Surviving players earn ranks of cadet, advanced cadet, and graduate… and in ten years, one crew even survived all the way to rank of ensign! A crew consists of four to five players, Red shirts available.

  • game Sun 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Space Alert Academy, Table: Room: Montana Boardroom 5 Room: Montana Boardroom
    GM(s): Sierra Dawn Holt

    This fast-paced cooperative board game puts you on the bridge of a Sitting Duck class star ship, exploring space and trying to keep it from blowing you up. A new game starts every hour, beginning with a lesson and culminating in an explosion… or sometimes even a successful return to base. Surviving players earn ranks of cadet, advanced cadet, and graduate… and in ten years, one crew even survived all the way to rank of ensign! A crew consists of four to five players, Red shirts available.