Christmas in Magical Montreal!

There is no place more magical than Montreal during the holiday season!  The city looks spectacular with all the twinkle lights, christmas displays and festive signs!  I took a walk along Ste-Catherine’s Street after work last night and could not help smiling the whole journey home!  Every win … Read more

Torchlight Christmas Parade this Saturday!

Attention dear EC Montreal students!  There is a very exciting event taking place tomorrow, December 9.  It is the 2017 Torchlight Christmas Parade called La Marche de Noel aux Flambeaux!  The parade will begin at the Parc des Compagnons which is located at the corner of Mont-Royal and Cartier Stree … Read more

EC Montreal Tips on Dealing With Culture Shock!

When you arrive in Canada to participate in a language programme, you have many adjustments to make. Some of the biggest differences are: food, social customs, schedules, and language. It is normal to experience Culture Shock. Here is some information to help you through this challenging, but exciti … Read more

EC Montreal’s Annual Charity Bake Sale!

EC Montreal held its 14th annual charity bake sale today.  We continue to raise funds for the Shriner’s Hospital for Sick Children.  When we visited them several years ago we were so impressed by the work they did and the care they give to children all over the world.  There were also so appre … Read more

EC Montreal’s November Teachers of the Month!

The ballots have been collected and counted and we are thrilled to announce EC Montreal’s November teachers of the month!  The students have voted Peter Russel as their favorite English teacher and Essadia for the French programme! We surprised our teachers in their classrooms this morning and … Read more

New Accommodation Option at EC Montreal!

We are thrilled to announce that EC Montreal has a new accommodation option for our students!  It is a Hostel located in a very trendy area of Montreal.  M Montreal offers different room types at very affordable prices! The M Montreal Hostel is definitely the place to stay if you want to fully enjoy … Read more

Farmstay at EC Montreal!

Farmstay offers an opportunity for students to enjoy the countryside, and experience farm life.  The Farmstay Programme gives international students the opportunity to do this, and to get a “natural” Canadian experience. In Farmstay, students are placed for a 2 to 4 week period at a farm in the wild … Read more

EC Montreal’s Annual Tree Trimming Party!

Last Wednesday, EC Montreal held its annual tree trimming party.  It is a time to get together as an EC community and decorate the student lounge for the festive season of Christmas.  EC Montreal purchased a new tree this year with sparkling orange ornaments.  Now we can really say it is an “E … Read more