Important Dates: In-person Early Voting: Monday, April 19 – Tuesday, April 27 (vote at any early voting polling location, including Northwest Vista College). Voting will take place at Mountain Laurel Hall (MLH). Please park in Lot 2 (Indian Paintbrush). Voters are encouraged to wear masks for the safety of everyone. Hours of Early Voting: Monday-Friday,… Read More


In this month’s Deer Oaks newsletter, the following employee topics are available: COVID-19 Vaccine: Making the Decision Building Psychological Toughness Parents: Invest in Your Relationship Top 10 Ways to Prepare for Retirement Ask Your EAP! See this link for the articles.… Read More


In this month’s Deer Oaks newsletter, the following supervisor topics are available: Leaders: Managing Your Energy Levels 7 Habits of Highly Effective Supervisors Upcoming Webinars: 2021 Pandemic Support Webinar Series; Supervisor Excellence Webinar Series; April Online Seminar: The Steps to Financial Security Ask Your EAP! See this link for the articles.… Read More


Let’s Fiesta, NVC! Purchase a fiesta themed painting kit from our partner at Whimsy Art Studio (a locally female owned business) to paint with your friends, family, or NVC colleagues*.   COST: $25 Includes: 1 Pre-Traced Canvas, Paints, Brushes, and Pre-Recorded Step-By-Step Video Pick Up @ Whimsy Art Studio: Friday April 16th – Sunday April… Read More


Cybercrime has been on the rise during the pandemic with many students and employees learning and working from home and falling vulnerable to cyber attackers. Northwest Vista College students, faculty and staff are asked to safeguard their devices and accounts to prevent disruptions. Here are some simple things you can do to keep your digital… Read More


For one of the most comprehensive lists of vaccination locations, see this article from the San Antonio Report: How and where to get a COVID-19 vaccination in San Antonio. Additionally, the Alamo Colleges District has been working closely with various healthcare agencies on requesting allocations of the COVID-19 vaccine for our Alamo Colleges family. To help prepare… Read More


In response to Governor Greg Abbott ‘s executive order lifting the state’s mandate on wearing face coverings to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Alamo Colleges will continue to observe its health and safety protocols already in place. These include the requirement to wear face coverings at all district locations. The Alamo Colleges will… Read More


In this month’s Deer Oaks newsletter, the following supervisor topics are available: Four Steps in Addressing Sensitive Topics with Employees Understanding Diversity Upcoming Webinars: Productivity & Satisfaction While Working Remotely; Change & Uncertainty Ask Your EAP! See this link for the articles.… Read More


In this month’s Deer Oaks newsletter, the following employee topics are available: Polishing Your People Skills Be a Healthy Role Model for Children Care and Connection A Guide to Tipping in the Age of Social Distancing See this link for the articles.… Read More


Northwest Vista College’s Vet2Vet program is looking for NVC employees who are veterans to become advocates for NVC student veterans. The Vet2Vet program was designed to help incoming student veterans make a smooth transition from the military to the college environment. The advocate communicates information, encouragement and guidance to new student veterans during their attendance… Read More


In this month’s Deer Oaks newsletter, the following employee topics are available: Practicing Mindful Communication Time: A Special Resource Handling Political Conflict at Work as an Employee Change Your Life with SMART Goals! Ask Your EAP! See this link for the articles.… Read More