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Boston is known for it’s North End neighborhood also known as “Little Italy”
It is here where you will find the oldest part of Boston as well as little italian pastry shops and stores.
Each August there are feast festivals that happen throughout the weekends and the last one was last night which was the Feast of Saint Lucy (Santa Lucia).
Students were treated to live music and great food and got to take part in a very Bostonian experience!
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This month EC Global Voice announced the addition of the ECeptional Team Member of the Month to the newsletter.
This month one of the teachers here at EC Boston, Timothy Johnson, was voted by the students to be the first ever ECeptional Team Member of the Month. Kirsten Bilas from Admin was runner up.
Here are some things that students said about Timothy:
“He is a good teacher and also a good friend” – “He’s Awesome!”- “Look up his name in the dictionary: AWESOME! Best teacher EVER!”
If you know an EC Boston team member that you would like recognized for our next issue, come to the front desk and fill out one of the nomination forms!
Meet Maria Alejandra – this month’s ECelebrity!
She was nominated because of all the help she’s done this past summer – from helping out with the kid’s program, help setting up Welcome breakfasts, and taking part in our EC Conversation Partner Program.
Maria Alejandra is from Colombia and has been at EC Boston since February 2011.