Journey into a Black Hole!

The EC Boston TOEFL class jumped into black holes by reading about astronomy, watching and discussing a short documentary, and writing about an experience inside one of the most mind boggling theories in the universe. Have fun reading their accounts, and visit the Planetarium to learn more about spa … Read more

EC Boston February Movie of the Month: The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men wavered between tones of dark comedy and sincere drama, while perfecting neither. The film, based on non-fiction The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel, takes a look into one of the quirkier aspects of WWII histor … Read more

Up at 2 am: Student study culture and ESL schools

Have you ever pulled an ‘all nighter’ (a night where you stay up till the morning doing homework, and then go right back to class)? Many students in American universities are known to use this technique to accomplish large amounts of (varying quality) work in a short time frame. This practice has be … Read more

Making friends around the world: Minji Cho

I really want to recommend taking English classes in Boston to my friends and to other Korean students. My host mom was really nice, she would definitely try to help students if they had some problems.  She also tried to teach some useful English skills to students, and sometimes hangout with us, or … Read more

Come and check out the new EC Boston graduation!

Students at EC Boston come to study with us for 1 week, 1 month or sometimes even a year or more! These students work very hard to learn English, adapt to American customs and often to progress toward a bachelor’s or master’s degree with a university here in the U.S.  We send off a new batch of grad … Read more

Cambridge students get creative

  Are you enrolled in general English courses and looking for an exam preparation course? Check to see if your university accepts Cambridge Certificates! Our current Cambridge group has just completed 12 weeks and will soon be taking their tests. The Cambridge course at EC Boston will begin aga … Read more

Kenan: Student Testimonial

It was awesome to meet all of you. I’ve heard about EC Boston before when I was in Turkey. Someone told me I should choose EC because they have given really perfect education. I’m an economist and have worked at a bank for five years. I need to improve my English as soon as possible. So I came to Bo … Read more

My Experience at EC Boston

I chose to study in Boston because Boston is a city that has a lot of nature. I heard Boston is a beautiful city with many students. The reason that I chose EC Boston is because it has an Academic Year Program and I can have an advisor. Why am I studying English? Because when I work in the future, I … Read more

Cooking with the Culture & Communication Class

Tofu Kimchi by Sunkeel Ingredients 1 package tofu 1½ cups aged kimchi ¼ lb pork strips (thinly sliced) 1 tbsp kochukaru (red chili pepper flakes) 1 tsp soy sauce 1 tsp sesame oil 2 tsp minced garlic 1 green onion, chopped Salt and pepper How  to cook tofu kimchi In a pot, fill enough water to cover … Read more