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Northwest Vista College and Alamo Colleges were featured on Texas Public Radio’s “Morning Edition” on KSTX 89.1 FM this morning in regards to the first day of the fall semester and the importance of showing up for classes. NVC vice president for Student Success Debi Gaitan, and student and Vista Central employee, Christian Solano, did… Read More


Dr. Ric Baser and Northwest Vista College are featured on the front cover of the May 17 issue of “Diverse: Issues in Higher Education” magazine. NVC is listed as one of the “Most Promising Places to Work.” See link here. A feature article on Dr. Baser is located at this link. Dr. Baser has an… Read More


Fit-Esta On Saturday, May 5th, NVC will hold Fit-esta, a fitness challenge to raise money for student scholarships. To register for Fit-esta, contact Teri Dimas at tgarza14@alamo.edu or 210-486-4087. To learn more about this event, watch NVC Coordinator of the Personal Fitness Trainer Program Teri Dimas and students Cynthia Montanya and Lesly De Los Santos… Read More


Northwest Vista College President Dr. Ric Baser talked about NVC’s Community Health Worker program on KENS TV and the skills needed to be successful in this career. To see the KENS 5 “Great Day SA” segment, click here. Students can earn an Associate of Applied Science degree and/or certificate in Community Health. To learn more,… Read More


Fox San Antonio NVC Coordinator of the Personal Fitness Training program Teri Dimas and students Donna Dufrene-Alvizo, Calie Chesler, Kristen Vargas and Maribel Miller were recently featured on Fox 29/35 KABB San Antonio “Daytime@9″ promoting NVC’s personal trainer program. See it here. KENS 5 Four NVC Students – Noah Hinojosa, Theo Mouawad, Andrew Medina and Jose… Read More


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Four Northwest Vista College students – Noah Hinojosa, Theo Mouawad, Andrew Medina and Jose Cuevas — from NVC’s Digital Video and Cinema Production program produced and edited a video of #KENS5 “Great Day SA.” See it here: http://www.kens5.com/…/g…/behind-the-gdsa-scenes-1/492061426… Read More


The Northwest Vista College IT team was recently featured in EdTech – a magazine focused on higher education. The story is about new software the college invested in to keep data secure. Read the story here. EdTech: Focus on Higher Education “explores technology and education issues that IT leaders and educators face when they’re evaluating and implementing… Read More


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Advanced Materials Technology Two million jobs will be needed in the coming years in the advanced materials technology field (nanotechnology), according to the National Science Foundation. This is the science of making things lighter and stronger and it’s one of NVC programs that was highlighted on WOAI TV’s San Antonio Living last Friday. To view the segement,… Read More


Northwest Vista College President Dr. Ric Baser was on News 4 San Antonio, Texas SA Living Show on Sept. 27 talking about NVC’s recognitions and programs. After the show, Dr. Baser visits with NVC student and News 4 San Antonio intern Norris Covey. Watch SA Living segment here: http://news4sanantonio.com/sa-living/northwest-vista-college. Dr. Baser also made it to Fox… Read More


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Three media outlets covered a health workshop on July 20 in which Northwest Vista Community Health and Texas Wears Condoms partnered to host a morning workshop to educate people on the rising rates of STDs in Bexar County. KENS-5 story: http://www.kens5.com/news/health/mariachis-coffee-and-condoms-at-northwest-vista-college/458295688 Univision segment: http://www.univision.com/san-antonio/kwex/realizan-evento-para-informar-sobre-enfermedades-de-transmision-sexual-en-texas-video Texas Public Radio: Segment aired on July 21. No link is available yet.… Read More


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Recently the San Antonio Express-News covered NVC’s Math Paths project with faculty Anna Harwin, Heidi Hunt and Bailey Rodriguez. Also there two stories in the local media regarding Northwest Vista College working with the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Von Ormy and Alamo Press for a Texas Cultural Heritage Project. San Antonio Express-News Math Paths: http://www.expressnews.com/news/education/article/Board-game-used-in-push-to-reduce-dropout-rate-11250385.php?cmpid=gsa-mysa-result Texas… Read More


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Northwest Vista College faculty Leland Hammonds II and the classes he teaches are being highlighted in the March issue of MD Monthly magazine. To read the article, click on the link: http://www.mdmonthly.com/college-exercise-class-goes-beyond-lectures-make-true-transformations/… Read More