Northwest Vista College faculty, staff and students are encouraged to share their feedback with the NVC Time Capsule now through Dec. 1 in the library. What extraordinary ideas, aspirations, dreams, and wishes do you have for the future of Northwest Vista College? Answer on a card and place it in the time capsule to be… Read More

Supplemental Instruction Grant Both Fox News and News 4 carried stories about Northwest Vista College receiving a $200,000 grant to implement a supplemental instruction or intense tutoring program co-requisite classes that combine student development courses. To read about the grant, go here. Globe Awards Northwest Vista College’s theater production “The Bacchae”  by Euripides and directed… Read More

Linda Garcia, senior specialist, NVC Enrollment Services What her peers say anonymously: Linda Garcia is dedicated, reliable, and eternally upbeat. She has grown enormously in the time she has served with the Records Team; swiftly becoming a mentor and leader among the team. Linda has a team-player mind-set, is always enthusiastic and willing to embrace… Read More

NVC faculty member Heidi Hunt is a math professor, saxophonist, writer, runner, and mom. She’s also now the author of “The Final Stretch: Journey to Wholeness,” published this year. On the back of her new book, Jean Ohlerking Flower, co-founder of Children’s Cup International, said “Raw and rare are two words that describe the exposed… Read More

Friends and employees of Northwest Vista College volunteered their time to serve as scholarship judges at the Alamo Colleges application judging event on Sept. 14 at the San Antonio College Nursing and Allied Health Complex. In total, 121 judges participated to review and score over 2,605 student applications submitted between April and September from each… Read More

The Dance program at Northwest Vista College, a part of the Fine and Performing Arts and Kinesiology department, has announced its first NVC Dance Alumni Call for Choreography. Aimed at connecting current students, college alumni and the greater San Antonio community through dance, the invitation provides a unique collaborative opportunity which can only take place… Read More

Planning for the worst and how to effectively get through it was the topic of discussion at the National Seminar and Tabletop Exercise Series for Institutions of Higher Education hosted at UTSA. According to FBI Intelligence Analyst Shanna O’Donnell there has been at least one active shooter incident per year from 2000 to 2017 and… 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

The September Bragging Breakfast meeting, hosted by NVC College Services, was a good way to usher in the new semester and hear about what the campus community is doing. Northwest Vista College President Dr. Ric Baser started the meeting sharing that NVC ranked No. 1 in Texas and No. 6 in the nation on Niche,… Read More

Review Deductions on Your 9/14 Paycheck All changes that were made during Benefits Summer Enrollment will appear on your September 14thpaycheck. If deductions are incorrect, contact your college Benefits Coordinator immediately. Review Deductions on Your 9/14 Paycheck   Life Can Be Hectic- EAP Can Help You Find Your Balance Deer Oaks, your Employee Assistance Program… Read More

Kudos to NVC’s newest librarian, Rose Rodriguez, for winning a $1,000 scholarship to attend the Joint Conference for Librarians of Color (JCLC) September 26-30 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Ten different library associations provided scholarship funds to give library employees the chance to network and participate in professional development on topics surrounding race, accessibility, and leadership.… Read More