The Northwest Vista College Wildcat Award was bestowed upon Destiny Harper-Lane of Student Success. Jesse Harbert of the Math faculty and the previous Wildcat Award recipient said, “Since the day I received this award in mid-December, I started thinking of others who are just as deserving of it as I am. I wanted to pass… Read More

Congratulations to Anna Harwin and Eddie Bishop of the Northwest Vista College’s Math department for their work with the Dana Center Mathematics Pathways. They are a part of a team that now consists of Alamo Colleges District’s Jo Carol Fabianke and Mary Helen Martinez that will work with 11 other two- and four-year institutions to… Read More

The first Bragging Breakfast of the new year was packed full of information and updates from key areas of the college. Northwest Vista College President Dr. Ric Baser spoke about some of the new changes that occurred while we were on winter break. For instance, there are new surface parking lots, new furniture in some… Read More

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San Antonio Express-News The Express-News recently featured Northwest Vista College and some of its sister colleges in a Jan. 13 story about its press conference regarding the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools – Commission on Colleges. Read more here. The Rivard Report The Rivard Report also had a similar story on Jan. 13 regarding the… Read More

With almost 75 percent of Northwest Vista College students attending college part-time, giving students options has been a priority for this college. And one of those options has been online classes. Almost 15 percent of course sections at NVC are fully online. If we exclude math and INRW refreshers and orientations, there are 324 fully… Read More

Get ready for a new process to handle Purchasing and Asset Management services: Who: Anyone requesting to purchase or move furniture, technology or equipment at NVC What: It’s easier than ever to request to purchase or move furniture, technology and equipment from NVC’s Purchasing and Asset Management teams. Both have moved in to their very… Read More

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The spring semester is upon again and it means welcoming our new and continuing students back to the campus. While we have a lot to accomplish this semester, we must not lose our focus on encouraging   our students to finish a degree and/or certificate and cross the graduation stage in May.  We will all celebrate… Read More

Congratulations to Gary Bowling, a Student Success director, at Northwest Vista College. He was selected as one of 10 award recipients to receive the Outstanding First-Year Student Advocates from Engage Learning and The National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience and Students in Transition. The award recipients will be honored at the 36th Annual Conference on… Read More

Larry Trejo NVC IT Information System Specialist What his co-workers say anonymously: “He is dependable and can be relied on to get a job done.  He takes the initiative and goes an extra mile to help his customers get their issues resolved. He never hesitates to take on any challenge or difficult task. He can be… Read More

Nearly 200 students convened at Northwest Vista College to take part in a CyberPatriot IX San Antonio Center of Excellence Practice Competition. The purpose of the event was to help teams master the security skills necessary to protect Windows and Linux systems in a Cisco network environment. About 16 different schools were represented that ranged from middle… Read More

Sixteen Northwest Vista College employees were chosen to be a part of the inaugural class of Emerging Leaders, a program by Alamo Colleges Human Resources. Over the next six months, the group will learn principles that deal with inspiring trust, clarifying purpose, aligning systems and unleashing talent. The group will also tackle some NVC processes… Read More

Heidi Hunt-Ruiz presented the Northwest Visa College Math Path game to the Alamo Colleges Board of Trustees on Dec 13. NVC’s Math Path advising model has been recognized as a state model by the Charles A. Dana Center at the University of Texas at Austin, a national leader in Math Pathways Projects. NVC implemented the Math… Read More