In every team and department at Northwest Vista College, there are always great stories to tell that show faculty and staff going above and beyond. While it’s hard to capture every story, we hope to periodically share in this space some of the major accomplishments or projects that are taking place. Members of the executive… Read More


Join us for Lionel Bart’s Oliver! The Musical This is a timeless classic about an orphan boy who joins a group of misfits in search of a family. Purchase tickets at Northwest Vista College Palmetto Center for the Arts: https://www.alamo.edu/nvc/calendar/2019/february/oliver/  … Read More


Northwest Vista College’s Dance program will welcome Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theater later this month –  an internationally recognized company that engages communities through their performance work, as well as diverse educational programs including arts and health. Jayne King, NVC Dance Coordinator, said bringing this company to campus is significant because students and the “NVC… Read More


VIA Metropolitan Transit recently partnered with Alamo Colleges to introduce U-Pass, which will allow students, faculty and staff to ride the buses for free. Since the partnership, many more Northwest Vista College students have been using the bus. The Express-News, KSAT, KTSA and WOAI published the story. See here.  … Read More


Ad Astra Training is Coming to NVC Sign up in Alamo Talent NOW   When: February 22 from 9 am to 10:30 am March 1 from 2 pm to 3:30 pm Location: Redbud Learning Center, room 116 Limited to 30 people both sessions. Outline: Astra Event Scheduling Accessing Astra Relationship between Astra and Banner Calendars Tab… Read More


NVC Adult First Aid, CPR & AED Training for faculty and staff up to 25 maximum Friday, March 1 from 8 am to 1 pm Mountain Laurel Hall, room 119 Sign up in Alamo Talent. Send questions to Risk Management: Nvc-riskmgmt@alamo.edu… Read More


As part of the Business and Entrepreneurship Institute, Northwest Vista College Economics instructor Rolando Sanchez is helping students with investing and developing their marketable skills. Investing Symposium He recently started monthly meetings called “Investment Symposiums,” in which he facilitates discussions tied to investment and trading topics. This extracurricular opportunity includes an investment portfolio competition with monetary prizes for… Read More


Faculty, staff and students today celebrated the groundbreaking of Northwest Vista College’s new Welcome Center and Parking Garage. This milestone event marks the first time in 10 years since NVC had added any new structures to its campus, despite the population growth on the far Northwest Side leads any other part in the city. In… Read More


The Math & Engineering team, Student Development team and the Graduation team walked away as the top voted projects from Northwest West Vista College’s Goal Achievement Summit on Feb. 6. The summit, which happens every semester, is a way for faculty and staff to share what they have been doing to reach their Wildly Important… Read More


Welcome to the spring semester! Thank you to Student Support services, faculty, chairs, deans and everyone involved in the enrollment process, particularly the last few weeks when we adjusted schedules to accommodate students joining us this spring semester. Our collective efforts are remarkable and will need to be repeated. The college budget we’re currently using… Read More


The first Bragging Breakfast of the new year provided a great way for employees to learn about technical academic (formerly workforce) programs that are producing professionals with good salaries John Grillo, chair of the Computer Sciences, Technology & Business of the Science & Technology Institute, said he’s hoping to make his colleagues aware of the… Read More