ECLA Teacher Feature: Ryan Hawes

My name is Ryan, and I’m a 24 year old Southern California native. In 2011 I graduated with a Bachelor’s in Psychology and Anthropology from UC Santa Barbara. I love music, traveling and working with people of all ages. Last year I taught English and studied Chinese in Taipei, Taiwan. I lived in the … Read more

Meet ECLA’s Student Ambassador, Aydin!

Hello! I’m Aydın from Antalya, Turkey. I’m 23 years old, newly-graduated agricultural engineer. Since 6th May, I’m in LA. When I first came, I was really excited, getting used to this place was unexpectedly easy. People in here helped me with everything I needed. It took only a wee … Read more

Places you should visit when you come to LA!

Dennis, our Accommodations Coordinator at EC Los Angeles, would like to share a picture of his recent trip to the Hollywood Sign! The Hollywood Sign is one of the many popular historical sights to visit in LA. Located just 15 minutes away from ECLA, the  Bronson Canyon trail is a scenic hike to the … Read more