Northwest Vista College’s annual May 4th event brought out the media this year. KENS 5, MySA.com, and Chron.com (digital edition of the Houston Chronicle) gave the event exposure. Other publications that covered the event included the Laredo Morning Times online and the San Antonio Current online. To see some of the coverage, go to the… Read More


News 4 San Antonio recently featured the new Northwest Vista College Food Pantry on it’s “Good 4 You” segment. Reporter Delaine Mathieau talked with a student and NVC’s Migdalia Garcia on how the pantry will benefit students and employees. To see the story, go here. MySa.com also featured the opening of the food pantry on… Read More


The Jack Stone Award for New Music celebrated its 10th anniversary this year at Northwest Vista College. It’s the only nationwide competition created exclusively for community college students. The award ceremony, held recently at NVC’s Palmetto Center for the Arts, is featured on Texas Public Radio. To read more about this and hear the winning… Read More


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Northwest Vista College President Dr. Ric Baser was recently featured in an article published by the American Association of Community Colleges about “Re-Engaging Part-Time Students.” To read the story, go here.… Read More


Northwest Vista College Drama faculty Tim Hedgepeth and the entire Lionel Barts’s Oliver! cast were recently featured on KENS 5’s morning show. The musical’s last day is March 10. To see the segment, click here: http://tinyurl.com/y5szss7v… Read More


VIA Metropolitan Transit recently partnered with Alamo Colleges to introduce U-Pass, which will allow students, faculty and staff to ride the buses for free. Since the partnership, many more Northwest Vista College students have been using the bus. The Express-News, KSAT, KTSA and WOAI published the story. See here.  … Read More


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The Patch Patch.com, a hyperlocal platform that currently serves 1,200 US cities, recently featured NVC on its website, “San Antonio Colleges Aim to Increase Hispanic Math Proficiency.” Read the story here. Express-News The San Antonio Express-News also covered NVC reaching out into the community with its new math grant. Readers will need a subscription to… Read More


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Former student Janice Castillo wrote a heartfelt editorial for the Express-News about how she received a second chance through Northwest Vista College. Read more here. Community Grant Initiative: Texas Public Radio (TPR) – KSTX 89.1 FM: “Northwest Vista College Receives Grant To Launch Community Math Program” Read here. MySA.com: “Major Grant will Help Bring Math Outside of the… Read More


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Both News 4 San Antonio and KABB Fox TV stations reported that the U.S. Department of Education announced that more than $1 million in federal funding will be headed to two local colleges – UTSA and Northwest Vista College. The stories said both institutions will receive $1.5 million through the Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program. U.S.… Read More