Congratulations to Dr. Charles Hinkley, who was recently chosen as Northwest Vista College’s new dean for Academic Success. Dr. Hinkley has been part of the NVC family since 2005. Since then, he has served the college in numerous capacities, as Faculty, Committee Representative, Philosophy Coordinator, Critical Thinking Coordinator, and Chair for the Humanities Department. Dr.… Read More


Michelle Oxendine-Lewis is a new enrollment  specialist at Vista Central-Welcome & Admissions Center for Northwest Vista College. Michelle and the team at Vista Central are responsible for providing a positive and supportive experience for first-time, transfer and retuning students during the admissions and enrollment process. Michelle brings to NVC her experience in higher education administration… Read More


Recently new officers were selected for Northwest Vista College’s Staff Senate, which advocates for career advancement, job welfare and the working environment of all staff. The new officers are: Officers President – Yalitza P. Guerra Vice President – Amparo Garcia Secretary – Veronica Gonzalez Treasurer – Marsha Gonzales Historian – Diane De La Garza Parliamentarian… Read More


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The Northwest Vista College Business Council is seeking employee alumni mentors and coaches to help expand the Business Leader Career Coaching program. Participants will be matched with a Student Development instructor and his or her class for one semester. Each coach or mentor will coordinate meetings or presentations with the class of first-year college students… Read More


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Alamo Colleges Dual Credit Conference NVC librarian Nancy Kaida shared her special expertise on June 8 at “Reach & Rigor: Taking the Helm of Dual Credit,” the Alamo Colleges District’s first dual credit conference. Nancy collaborated with Palo Alto College librarian Tosca Gonzalves to present “Smooth Sailing with Library Resources.” Nancy and NVC Speech instructor… Read More


This year the Northwest Vista College faculty convocation is on Saturday, Aug. 18; and the NVC all-college convocation is on Friday, Aug. 24. Here’s a rundown of what to expect: Faculty Convocation The Fall 2018 Convocation will include the Faculty Development Conference and Expo again this year. Last year’s conference and expo were a great… Read More


First Aid: Adult First Aid, CPR & AED training for faculty and staff up to 25 maximum. Friday, August 17 from 8 am to 1 pm 8 am to 1 pm, Mountain Laurel Hall, room 119 Sign up in Alamo Talent Active Shooter Training Sessions: Thursday, August 23, 2018 Palmetto Center for the Arts (PCA),… Read More


A big thanks to Broadway Bank, a member of the Northwest Vista  Business Council, which has signed on as a sponsor of the 2018 Wildcat Days. Representatives of the bank are contributing sponsorship funds and providing items for students to use in their studies. Also thank you to the 75 volunteers who have registered for… Read More


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Call for Nominations Northwest Vista College is pleased to announce the call for nominations for 2018 Touchstone Champion Awards, which aims to recognize 2017-2018 employees (faculty or staff) who are committed to making a difference through learning and service and whose performance, attitude and actions embrace NVC’s Touchstones. Submission deadline is Sunday, Aug. 19. Limit… Read More