A student testimonial of the week – “I will always remember this kindness and the personal contact they have with students.”

“I have chosen this city becuase it is bilingual and EC school seemed to have a good structure with grown up standards. When I arrived, I just confirmed my expectation. Only a month later I can say that they are teaching me real French, world wide spoken. I will always remember this kindness and the … Read more

Roger’s Cup – Women’s Tournament: August 4 -13

Rogers Cup in Montreal!!!! Jarry Park, nestled between the neighbourhoods of Villeray and Park Extension in the northern quarter of the city, is always hustle-bustle in the summer, with amateur baseball, cricket and ultimate Frisbee matches to watch left, right and centre. It’s a great place for a picnic, a stroll, a plunge in the outdoor … Read more

Otakuthon – Animé Festival: August 3 – 5 @ the Palais des congrès!

  Otakuthon is Quebec’s largest festival celebrating Japanese animation (anime), graphic novels (manga), related gaming, and pop culture. The first of its kind in Montreal, Otakuthon is a full-fledged, fan-run, bilingual anime convention that features a number of special guests as well as many activities and events spotlighting anime, manga, video games, artwork, and Japanese … Read more

EC Montreal Olympics kick-off

I would imagine that a lot of people have recently added a new task on they daily schedules: catching a glimpse of the Olympics and checking the medal standings! Here at EC Montreal we want to kick-off the Olympic month by having our international students participate in  a competition where they have to create a banner for their Olympic team. In the … Read more

TLA Testimonial – Maria Ramon Vazquez

” I had never been to Canada and I wanted to discover a new place where to learn french and at the same time I could improve my level of English. I think I learned how to express myself better and I am starting to think in french/english while I write instead of spanish.” ”My favourite activities … Read more

August Social Events Calendar!

So many wonderful activities and excurions have been planned for our students in August!!  We’ve got trips to Ottawa, New York City, Toronto / Niagara Falls!  We’ve got tours of Old Montreal, Mount-Royal, festivals, sports activites!!  My goodness – it is an action packed calendar with something for everyone!!   What are you waiting for?!  … Read more

What is 5 à 7?

Montreal is known for its “5 à 7”.  You may ask yourselves, what does that mean?  It’s direct translation means 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. but for us Montrealers in really means HAPPY HOUR!!  Every evening when the work day is done, co-workers get together at a local pub, bar or lounge to take advantage of … Read more

Welcome New Students – July 30, 2012!

A warm & sunny welcome to our new EC Montreal students from Italy, Spain, Brazil, Germany, Swtizerland, Austria, the Netherlands, the Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Korea, France, Mexico, Japan, Canada and San Marino!!  We hope their Montreal adventure will be a wonderful one!

Divers / Cité – July 30 to August 5

July 30 to August 5 @ the Old Port! Divers/Cité is an event whose mission is to present an arts and music festival that illustrates and celebrates the value of diversity in a spirit of sharing, solidarity and openness with the world. Twenty years of constant growth and expansion have established Divers/Cité as a highly … Read more

Countdown to the Osheaga Festival!

Only 4 days to go!!  The Osheaga music festival will take place from August 3 to August 5!  We can’t wait!!  🙂 Inaugurated in 2006, OSHEAGA Music and Arts Festival stands as the largest festival of its kind in Canada. An exciting party dedicated to showcasing music and visual arts, OSHEAGA offers a world-class European-style … Read more