Canada Day Festivities in Montreal!

July 1 is Canada Day – which represents Canada’s Birthday!  The entire country celebrates this special day and Montreal is no exception!  The city of Montreal has created quite the schedule of activities and events this holiday!  All activities will take place in Old Montreal, especially … Read more

Student Focus Group Feedback at EC Montreal!

Every week, EC Montreal meets with its departing students to get feedback on their EC experience.  We want to know how they felt about their studies and what we could have done to make it even more enjoyable!  This week, we met with students from Hungary, Brazil, the USA, Mexico and Brazil.  Here is … Read more

Emilio Alonso From Mexico: “Thank you EC!”

Emilio Alonso is a student from Mexico participating in EC Montreal’s English programme.  Today was his last day at EC.  Here is what he wanted to share with everyone about his EC experience. I arrived with an intermediate level of English and EC Montreal has helped me to improve my skills, my … Read more

Coffee or Tea at EC Montreal!

We are so excited to present our newest addition to the student lounge, our coffee cart!  The coffee cart will be a permanent fixture for the students.  The students can make themselves at home by preparing a cup of hot coffee or tea to enjoy.  The coffee cart says “relax”.  It is a mess … Read more

It’s Picnic Season at EC Montreal!

Today, EC Montreal held a summer picnic party in the student lounge during the lunch break!  We have a lot to celebrate!!  Everyone has the start of summer fever and in addition, on the 24th of June we celebrated La Fete Nationale du Quebec and on July 1st it’s Canada Day!!  The sun is shining … Read more

Happy St. Jean Baptiste Day EC Montreal!

Today’s graduation ceremony was a lot more festive than usual!  We began, as we always do, by shouting “Happy Friday!”, but this week we followed this up with “Happy First day of Summer!” and “Happy St. Jean Baptiste long weekend!”  Everyone cheered!  It was the perfect start to the weekend! June 24 … Read more

EC Montreal Celebrates the First Day of Summer!

Today is the first day of summer!  It is also the longest day of the year!  We are so very excited at EC Montreal as we  have been looking forward to summer for the first six months of the year!  Montreal is a beautiful and magical city no matter the season, however, our winters can be a little diff … Read more