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


A select group of high school graduates this summer are getting a unique opportunity to participate in Alamo Colleges new AlamoBRIDGE program, which gives them a jump start on their college career. Northwest Vista College kicked off this pilot program with 20 students on June 24. The program is for students who placed below college-level math… Read More


La reVista

A few media outlets gave publicity to Northwest Vista College’s mural project that focuses on access to education. The massive mural, which will be hung in the Cypress Campus Center, later this summer was funded from a grant from the National Endowment of the Arts. Notable West Side artist and former NVC student Adriana M.J.… Read More


Congratulations to the new group of graduates from Alamo Colleges Emerging Leaders Program that had their closing ceremony on June 25. The group went through a five-and-a-half month leadership development program founded on Franklin Covey’s process-focused content: Great Leaders, Great Teams, Great Results. The NVC employees were selected by their supervisors or the NVC executive… Read More


  Free Speech is a widely discussed and debated topic. Its impact is far reaching—from the internet to the classroom and to the white house, this fundamental right has been interpreted in many different ways. To expand on this conversation, San Antonio College will be devoting an entire week to its discussion during the Free Speech… Read More


Alan Alexis Galvez is the new part-time student service specialist and home school liaison for the Dual Credit Office at Northwest Vista College. Alan is thrilled to be working for the Alamo Colleges where he first began his college education. He has since transferred to The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) to pursue… Read More


Are you a graduate and employee of Northwest Vista College? Get your free 2019 NVC Alumni and Friends T-shirt while they last. Go to the shirt order form on nvcalumni.org here. Fill out the form below telling us about yourself and shirt size. We’ll get in touch and tell you how to receive your free tee. Supplies are limited… Read More


Erika Prosper Nirenberg is not only the First Lady of San Antonio, she’s also director of customer insights for H-E-B. She recently visited Northwest Vista College’s Student Success to have a conversation about how H-E-B switched from a customer service mentality to instead focus on hospitality. Nirenberg also spoke at the recent National Council for Marketing &… Read More


This week, I learned that the West San Antonio Chamber of Commerce is presenting five local leaders with Legacy Awards, one of which is the Educator of the Year. I am humbled that this recognition is being bestowed upon me as I consider each one of Northwest Vista College faculty and staff to be the… Read More


Have you had a chance to meet Northwest Vista College’s newest Vice President of Academic Success Dr. Daniel T. Powell? NVC’s Public Relations team has made it a little easier for you with a Facebook video that live streamed on May 16. Lisa McDaniel of the NVC PR team asked Dr. Powell a series of… Read More


District 4 Heroes Northwest Vista College Employees participated in District 4 Heroes 5K+10K Run/Walk to kickoff the 10thAnnual Fit Family Challenge. Coordinated by San Antonio Sports, the event was held on May 11 at Port San Antonio. It’s recognized as an official USA Track & Field (USATF)-Certified course. USATF is the national governing body for track… Read More


Congratulations to Claudia Verdin, Ph.D., a mathematics professor at Northwest Vista College. She was recently honored by the University of the Incarnate Word as a Distinguished Alumna in the UIW Spanish Program. In UIW’s Honors Convocation program, it said: She earned a doctorate degree in mathematics education from the University of the Incarnate Word. Research interest… Read More