The Northwest Vista College community newsletter was recently selected for a Silver Medallion Award by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations, a professional organization dedicated to community college communication. The Alamo Colleges District Communications office received four awards and San Antonio College took home one in the organization’s District Four contest. The NVC… Read More

The last Bragging Breakfast of the year proved to be festive with holiday music, ugly sweaters and celebrating NVC employees. Northwest Vista College Staff Senate hosted the December breakfast and shared some of the initiatives they have been up to: Alamo Colleges District will introduce career ladders for new employees More training for supervisors Employee… Read More

Just two years ago, Northwest Vista College faculty and staff introduced CashCourse to the NVC community. On Dec. 10, the CashCourse organization said NVC is No. 4 on a top 10 list of colleges and universities that had the most web engagement out of 1,141 colleges and universities. NVC and Santiago Canyon College in California… Read More

Lucy Gauna has returned to Northwest Vista College as a project director on NVC’s Community Math Project. As a grant manager, she will be monitoring project activities, supervising and providing guidance to staff for the NVC and UTSA collaborative. Lucy worked previously at NVC for nearly seven years in Community Development as a program manager… Read More

Valerie Acosta Vasquez Sr. Advisory Vista Central Valerie has a a tremendous example of synergy, collaboration and teamwork. She always displays great team spirit and great pride in everything done. Valerie creates awesome relationships with other departments to make sure that our students are served well. She promotes a positive attitude and gives more than 110 percent… Read More

For the fall 2018 semester, Northwest Vista College Digital Video & Cinema Production students helped eight nonprofits this semester improve their marketing outreach. Most of the nonprofits selected have small budgets and little money for marketing, let alone high-quality videos. These videos were recently screened for clients on Dec. 13. Since these video projects began… Read More

The Northwest Vista College Business Council held its annual scholarship and celebration brunch this past Friday, Dec 7.  Members of the local business community were present to participate in this year’s election of new leadership and discuss future goals and objectives.   Chair of the Council, local business owner and Alamo City Black Chamber of Commerce… Read More

As we close another semester and make our holiday plans, 2018 proved to be a significant year for the college. Below are some of the bigger stories of the year. Thank you for reading La reVista and please keep sending us your stories.  NVC Public Relations Hispanic Outlook Magazine Names NVC and Two Other Alamo… Read More

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

Shaping an Alamo Colleges for the future was the topic of discussion on Dec. 7. Alamo Colleges Chancellor Dr. Mike Flores was on hand to encourage Northwest Vista Colleges faculty and staff to engage in conversations to build a better tomorrow for the district and colleges. He said with the San Antonio population expected to… Read More