Contributions during the annual Employee Giving Campaign make a difference in the lives of Northwest Vista College students. The Beverly Evans Memorial NVC Student Life Scholarship is one example. In three years, the scholarship has reached levels capable of offering students $10,000 in awards. This is possible by the ongoing annual contributions of NVC donors.… Read More

The annual Employee Development Day is on Friday, Oct. 30 from 9 am to 4:15 pm. The theme this year is “Equity in All We Do: Recognize, Respect, Redefine, Reassure.” To help achieve an Employee Development Day that everyone will enjoy, a call for proposals was emailed to the NVC community. Proposals will be evaluated based… Read More

In the first four weeks of NVC’s #WildcatsTogether Employee Giving Back Campaign, the participation rate reached 28% and NVC faculty and staff raised $31,820. The goal is to become a majority-giving institution with 51% overall NVC employee participation. To generate excitement, each week there are various Zoom activities for faculty and staff to share Vistaversary (how… Read More

Northwest Vista College recently broke ground on its new 52,550-square-foot STEM Building. As an innovative, project-based learning hub, STEM will encourage curiosity, creativity, and collaboration among students in fields of science, technology, engineering, and math. The inspiring and inclusive design by Overland Partners invites learners from different backgrounds, fields of study, and academic disciplines into… Read More

The Pharmacy Technology program at Northwest Vista College achieved a 100% pass rate in 2019 on the national certification exam required for entry-level pharmacy technicians. This means that all students in the program at NVC who attempted the exam passed it. Nationally, the average passing rate for pharmacy technicians in 2019 was 58%. Pharmacy Technology… Read More

In case you missed the September Bragging Breakfast on Sept. 11, here’s another opportunity to hear highlights from the college. Updates were given on: President’s Office, Veteran’s Office, 9/11 Tribute, Student Advocacy & Resource Center! Touchstone Champion faculty and staff awards Employee of the Month Wildcat Spirit Award!… Read More

Prior to the global pandemic, the newly formed NVC Student Advocacy team was just getting organized by expanding the NVC Food Pantry and bringing on case managers to help students in need. After COVID-19 hit, they were on over drive. The team, lead by NVC Advocacy Director Lisa Black, quickly pulled from NVC’s Student Life… Read More

AGENDA Welcome to 2020 Convocation- Dr. Baser Kahoot 25th Anniversary Trivia Game Willie-cam- Show Us Your Favorite Dance! State of the College- Dr. Baser Convocation Video State of the College- Erin Sherman, Garvin Dansby, Jill Sprowls Kahoot 25th Anniversary Trivia Game Willie-cam- Show Us Your Favorite Book! State of the College- Debi Gaitan, Pam De… Read More

The annual Northwest Vista College Employee Giving Back campaign launched this past Friday at NVC’s convocation. Each year the Employee Giving Back campaign helps about 325 students. More recently, in addition to scholarships, the campaign helps fund the NVC Food Pantry. The goal is to stay a majority giving institution, and to help students during… Read More

Northwest Vista College’s Faculty Development Day on Aug. 15 helped our faculty get updates of the state of the college and what’s to come for the new semester. If you missed the opening session, go here. Opening Session: NVC Vice President for Academic Success Dr. Daniel Powell Deans for Academic Success Pat Fontenot Dr. Russ… Read More

Northwest Vista College faculty and staff shared a variety of concerns their students are having as they navigate our current crisis. This video will help answer these questions: How we can best support our students? What are the resources available at NVC? What information is helpful to share with students as we begin a new… Read More