For the Media

For media inquiries, please contact the Office of Public Relations at 210-486-3880.

Jerry Arellano
Director of Public Relations
(210) 486-3884
jarellano59@alamo.edu

Natalie Barajas
Public Information Officer
(210) 486-3882
nbarajas3@alamo.edu

2018 Press Releases

Sept. 14 - Program for students with intellectual disabilities at Palo Alto College named a finalist for state education award

Sept. 7 - Renowned playwright Luis Valdez to visit Palo Alto College during 2018 Heritage Month

Aug. 23 - Indigenous cultures of south Texas celebrated during annual Palo Alto College Heritage Month

Aug. 14 - College-readiness program at Palo Alto College named national award finalist for second year

July 25 - Palo Alto College names Dr. Robert Garza as seventh president

June 12 - New STEM Center at Palo Alto College dedicated to programs, services, and academic support for students

May 29 - Palo Alto College offers new degree program to support healthcare industry in San Antonio

May 16 - Palo Alto College celebrates graduates at 31st annual commencement ceremony

May 15 - Palo Alto College named finalist for national Aspen Prize

May 8 - Veterinary Technology program at Palo Alto College named best in Texas

April 30 - Palo Alto College presents TEDxPaloAltoCollege

April 26 - Palo Alto College vice president selected to national fellowship for community colleges

April 5 - Palo Alto College receives prestigious National Science Foundation grant to support Logistics program and industry demand

April 3 - San Antonio Poetry Archive at Palo Alto College hosts local poets for National Poetry Month event

March 27 - Summer programs for children available at Palo Alto College

March 8 - Entertainment ready to excite at PACfest 2018, an official Fiesta® San Antonio event at Palo Alto College

Feb. 15 - Author and screenwriter Attica Locke to visit Palo Alto College during Black History Month 2018

2017 Press Releases

Nov. 12 - Palo Alto College ranks highest in San Antonio for all Junior and Community Colleges by RateMyProfessors.com

Nov. 3 - Palo Alto College celebrates 2017 American Recycles Day

Nov. 1 - Palo Alto College receives $1.3 million Upward Bound grant to support East Central High School

Oct. 19 - Palo Alto College honors military veterans during Vietnam 50th anniversary

Sept. 27 - Palo Alto College named partner finalist for national Excelencia Award for successful college-readiness program

Sept. 8 - Palo Alto College celebrates the cultures of south Texas during Heritage Month 2017

Aug. 16 - Edgewood ISD and Palo Alto College partner to launch new early college high schools at Kennedy HS and Memorial HS

Aug. 15 - STEM Scholarships available at Palo Alto College through $650,000 grant from National Science Foundation

May 31 - Palo Alto College brings blockbuster movies to south side with free ‘Movies on the Lawn’

April 6 - San Antonio Poetry Archive at Palo Alto College hosts 16 local poets for National Poetry Month event

March 10 - PACfest 2017, an official Fiesta® San Antonio event, heats up the south side at Palo Alto College

March 2 - Labor rights activist Dolores Huerta to visit Palo Alto College during Women’s History Month

Feb. 23 - Vendor space available at PACfest, an official Fiesta San Antonio event

Feb. 22 - San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo contributes $40,000 in scholarships for Agriculture students at Palo Alto College

Feb. 21 - Palo Alto College hosts DREAMers scholarship and DACA information sessions