President’s Message

President's Message

NVC’s Debi Gaitan Named Interim President

Dear NVC family, The Northwest Vista College (NVC) presidential search committee of cross-college representatives and external partners have been working diligently to review qualified candidates to serve as the third president of NVC, and we look forward to engaging with you in the process over the next few months. The search process that began in early

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President's Message

Help Students Build Confidence Through Writing

This space is for contributions from the NVC Leadership Team. By Kate Fisher, NVC academic program coordinator, and NVC Tutor Heather Lidowski (representing Dean Patrick Fontenot of NVC Academic Services As we start the new semester, one of the best ways we can improve student success is to encourage our students to practice writing. We have

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Our Journey Continues

When I joined Northwest Vista College in 2014, I knew that I reached the pinnacle of my career. Being part of this exceptional and caring team of faculty and staff is a rare privilege, and it’s one of the main reasons I’m not leaving NVC. After 41 years in higher education, I know it’s time

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DEI, ESL and the Community College Role

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

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Unwavering Commitment to Breaking Poverty and College Attainment

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

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Celebrating Community Colleges & STEM

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

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Noel Levitz Survey Reveals Students Satisfied in Online Learning

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

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Encouraging Students to Get Involved

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

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New Resource to Refer Future Wildcats to the Admissions Team

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

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Caring out Loud for our Students

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

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Dr. Baser Announces Retirement After 41 Years in Higher Education

By Dr. Ric Baser President, Northwest Vista College Dear Vista Family, I am writing to inform you of my decision to retire as your President, effective June 1, 2022. I have loved Northwest Vista College more than any other institution for which I have worked, and I have loved being your president more than any

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Good News from our Accrediting Agency

By Dr. Ric Baser President, Northwest Vista College I’m excited to let you know that we received a letter from Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) President, Dr. Belle Wheelan, concerning the SACSCOC Committee on Fifth-Year Interim Reports review of NVC’s Fifth-Year Interim Report and QEP Impact Report. NVC was found in compliance

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