AY Excursion to the Heart Museum

by Sheetal Makhan / AYC On Saturday 9 March AY students joined me for a tour of the Heart Museum of Cape Town at the Groote Schuur Hospital. Many of the students are in the medical field themselves, so they thoroughly enjoyed learning about the first successful heart transplant which took place righ … Read more

Cape Argus Cycle Tour 2013 – Well Done Jan!

EC student, Jan Kozarzewski, took part in the Cape Argus Cycle tour – the largest individually timed cycling event in the world- held in Cape Town on Sunday 10 March. Jan joined around 35 000 cyclists from around the globe for this unique experience which covers a scenic 109km route. We asked … Read more

Cape Town Pride Parade

The Cape Town Gay Pride Festival ended on 2 March with the Cape Town Pride Parade – a dazzling, colourful parade with decorated floats- aimed at creating awareness of the LGBT community. Students headed to Greenpoint/ De Waterkant ( a largely gay neighbourhood) to join  in the eclectic mix of … Read more

Hout Bay Harbour Market

On Friday 1 March students visited the Hout Bay Market, located in the old authentic part of the Hout Bay harbour, where they enjoyed a variety of delicious food and bought gifts & clothes from the over 100 stalls, while listening to live music More pictures on the EC Cape Town Facebook page

AY Essay Winner: Meral San!

by Sheetal Makhan /AYC Every alternative week, we have lectures on a variety of topics which are compulsory to attend for AY students. Last week, Nicoletta gave an interesting lecture on The History of Pizza. The post-lecture writing task was: “You are a journalist for an English Language Trav … Read more