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Man With Autism Becomes First Student at Cal Western to Pass Bar Exam

Erik Weber continues to prove people wrong. In May, he became the first student with autism not only to graduate from Cal Western School of Law, but the first to pass the bar exam too. He did it on his first try. “When I first opened it up on May…


Student Employment..What a TREAT!

Charlie Trotter & Ashton Williams are thrilled to have the opportunity to gain employment at Phoenicia Specialty Food Market in Downtown Houston! This opportunity was offered after successfully fulfilling the requirements of an Occupational Skills Certificate as well as an impressionable interview. If you are in the Phoencia Specialty Food Store,…


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The VAST Academy provides comprehensive transition postsecondary certificate programs, pre-college “bridge” courses and support services to individuals with disabilities.


Achieving My Dream

After graduating from Stratford High in Spring Branch ISD, Kristan Jimenez began HCC- Northwest VAST Academy in Fall 2009 with a career goal to become a successful classroom teacher.