Alamo Colleges

Mike Flores has been president of Palo Alto College since 2012.
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Updated 5:09 p.m.

The board of trustees for the Alamo Colleges District Thursday night unanimously chose Palo Alto College President Mike Flores to succeed Chancellor Bruce Leslie, who has held the district’s top post for 11 years.

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Texas A&M University is opening an engineering academy at one of the Alamo Colleges this fall, allowing San Antonio students to save money while getting a degree at one of the top engineering schools in the country.

Updated at 2 p.m.

Winter weather conditions delayed or canceled flights and services, shut down museums, libraries and movie theaters, and closed academic and government institutions throughout the San Antonio region Tuesday.

St. Philip's College is now off warning status, as are San Antonio College and Northeast Vista College.
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San Antonio College, Northwest Vista College and St. Philip’s College are no longer at risk of losing their accreditation.

The three schools from the Alamo Colleges District have been taken off warning status by their accrediting organization, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Courtesy Palo Alto College

When Palo Alto College began offering classes in 1985, it was San Antonio's only public higher education option available south of Highway 90.