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Giving Back to His Home Country

It took leaving the country of his birth to make it possible for Ben Cabral Dos Santos to later return and make positive contributions to the way of life for the people of Guinea-Bissau, a small country on the western coast of Africa.

Education is the key to reinvention: Local man reinvents himself during pandemic with education

2020, with its global pandemic and attendant economic downturn and social isolation, affected nearly everyone on the planet, leaving millions of stories of resilience, coping, grief and healing. For one Napa Valley man, the story is of reinvention.

Storm made the most of their 20-game season

In a shortened 20-game season, there were all kinds of highlights for this year’s Napa Valley College baseball team, which went 12-8 — both overall and in the Bay Valley Conference.

Napa Valley College awards first LGBT Studies degrees

Midday on Saturday, May 29, hundreds of students will participate in a “drive-thru” ceremony at Napa Valley College (NVC) with their families, to pick up their diploma cover and take photos marking the moment they receive their degrees and certificates. Among them, for the first time ever, will be two students who have earned associate of science degrees in LGBT education.

Napa Valley College MESA/STEM Student Affairs Specialist René Rubio Receives “Dr. Ed Shenk Excellence in Student Service Award”

Napa Valley College has announced René Rubio as the 2021 recipient of the “Dr. Ed Shenk Excellence in Student Service Award.” The award was launched last year as a way to recognize and honor student service staff members who have contributed to the success of Napa Valley College students through activities that promote student learning, retention and growth.