Northwest Vista College http://tpr.org en Google Grant Awarded To TIER Program At Northwest Vista College http://tpr.org/post/google-grant-awarded-tier-program-northwest-vista-college <p>The Texas Institute for Educational Robotics (TIER) at Northwest Vista College has been awarded a grant from the Google Computer Sciences for High School program.</p><p>TIER is an outreach program at Northwest Vista College to get younger students interested in pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and math and was awarded the money to give middle school teachers a gaming-type tool to use in teaching their regular classes.</p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 22:25:34 +0000 Eileen Pace 8334 at http://tpr.org Google Grant Awarded To TIER Program At Northwest Vista College Northwest Vista College Earns Presidential recognition http://tpr.org/post/northwest-vista-college-earns-presidential-recognition <p>Northwest Vista College received the coveted recognition from the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program for outstanding performance in the areas of leadership and customer focus.</p><p>Northwest Vista College was the only educational institution in the country that received a site visit to be considered for the Baldrige Award this year.</p><p>Dr. Jackie Claunch, <a href="http://www.alamo.edu/nvc/" target="_blank">Northwest Vista </a>president, said their customer focus is all about the students, and it starts with the people they hire.</p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 15:26:25 +0000 Eileen Pace 3265 at http://tpr.org Northwest Vista College Earns Presidential recognition