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

Northwest Vista College has a new Heath & Safety team that will help faculty, staff and students as they come to campus with health screenings and overall keeping the college safe. The team will be lead by Garvin Dansby, NVC coordinator of Risk Management. His team has expanded to include Monica Roque, Rey Cardenas and… Read More

In-Person Early Voting: Tuesday, Oct. 13 – Friday, Oct. 30 (can vote at any early voting polling location, including Northwest Vista College). More information about NVC polling location will be sent via email and on our website closer to Early Voting. General Election: Tuesday, Nov. 3. You can vote at ANY polling location including NVC.… Read More

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

This summer Jonathan Cavazos completed his master’s degree in Library and Information Science from The University of North Texas. He also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Texas State University. He has worked as a Library Assistant at Northwest Vista College for a little over a year and also works as a teaching assistant in… Read More

Rey Cardenas NVC Events Coordinator What his peers say anonymously Rey has jumped feet first into the challenges faced throughout the department when preparing and supporting our students and employees for remote learning and operations. He  transitioned into a direct support role and helped to develop processes that allow for safe, no-contact handouts of equipment.  Rey has worked through the process to be on… Read More

Learning: Dulce Cruz, Adjunct Faculty, Geology Dulce Cruz is an adjunct faculty member temporarily filling in full-time. Ms. Cruz’s temporary position has not stopped her from giving her all and bringing youthful energy to the Geology program at NVC. Dulce worked with the geology faculty to improve the courses that she teaches, and she developed the… Read More