Farewell Senorita Woo!

Today we said farewell to our lovely student counsellor, Esther Woo.  She has been working at EC Montreal for the past 2 years and is now returning to Korea.  I can truly say our Operations team will not be the same without her. We had a farewell lunch party to celebrate her time with us! … Read more

apple picking around Montreal

Apple picking season, a popular fall activity in Montreal, lasts from mid-August to late October in Quebec. There are so many orchard  ( or”vergers” in French) within an hour’s driving distance from Montreal, that apple picking is really an activity accessible to everyone. Actually you don’t even need a car anymore to get to an orchard. … Read more

Once in a Blue Moon…

Today is the start of the loooooong labour day weekend and they are announcing a blue moon!!  This usually happens only once in about 17 years! We are looking forward to the last long weekend this summer!  There are so many amazing things to do in the city, from outdoor activities to concerts, shows and … Read more

Montreal Oyster fest

                This Sunday, September 2nd, is the fourth edition of the Montreal Oyster Fest for The Open Pier Foundation. All the profits of this event go to this foundation that is “dedicated to ocean preservation and sustainably awareness and, well, basically trying to save the world.”  It goes from 2 to 9PM at the Pigeon … Read more

September Theme is on Display!

Our Operations team had an amazing time last night decorating the student lounge and updating our student board with our September theme.  You may remember from our previous blogs that the theme in September is “Sinful September – month of forbidden fruits and guilty pleasures”.  We will be celebrating apple and wine season in Quebec.  … Read more

Grand Opening of Victoria Secret in Laval!

Grand Opening of Victoria Secret in Laval!  Remember, Laval is accessible by public transportation!!  The Carrefour Laval Shopping Mall is one of the biggest in the country!  It is a spectacular place to shop!!  Simply take the orange metro line to the Montmorency metro station.  The shopping mall is within walking distance to the metro. … Read more

Student Testimonial: Julia Alvarez “The City is Amazing…”

My trip in EC Montreal I have been in Montreal since the 23rd of June and have been learning a lot of English because there are many people from a different countries and I need talk in English.. the city is amazing you can go to a free activities every day. The school is perfect during the summertime because is very … Read more

Produktworld Festival @ New City Gas this Labour Day Weekend!

Produktworld Day 1 – Thursday, August 30th 2012 DJ Lineup Martin Solveig Produktworld Day 2 – Friday, August 31st 2012 DJ Lineup Alesso Mark Knight Congorock Otto Knows Jaytech Produktworld Day 3 – Saturday, September 1st 2012 DJ Lineup BT Dirty South Davide Squillace Martin Buttrich Lazy Rich Produktworld Day 4 – Sunday, September 2nd … Read more