EC Style Guide: Sho

Name: Sho Nationality: Japan Profession: Student, studying graphic design When did you begin at EC: April 7, 2013 Current Level: Low Intermediate Why are you studying English? I want to go to Parson’s at the New School to study fashion design. Sho’s interest in fashion began at age 12, w … Read more

Recycling is here at ECNY!

Last week, EC New York finally received our center recycling bins! Have you seen them around the 14th floor? The recycling bins are spread around the student lounge and hallways of our school.  In an effort to continue going green, we are reducing our waste and reusing as much as we can. From printi … Read more

Apps You Can’t Live Without in NYC

Last month, we gave you some necessary apps to improve your English. This month we look at the apps you need to survive while studying at a New York English School. Is this your first time in New York City? It can be overwhelming to figure out where to go, what to do and how to get there!  I would l … Read more

Times Square: A student’s perspective

  Today’s blog comes from Kuan-Yu Huang, a student of a New York English School. From Nick’s Write Now elective, he gives us a vision of Times Square. Times Square is an extremely busy area which is located in the central of Manhattan. It is also one of the most famous places where peopl … Read more

Got any plans for the weekend?

We have three! For those studying at a New York English School and would like to take a break from the busy city, we will be having weekend trips to three different cities on the east coast. First up is a 2-day tour of Washington DC, our nation’s capital, on October 12th and 13th where you can see t … Read more

Pick Apples From Trees and Wear Crazy Costumes: Fall in NY

By Jamey Sadownick Autumn (fall) is a great time to be in New York! The weather is a bit cooler, you can finally wear that cute light jacket that’s been sitting in your closet, and there are lots of great activities in and around the city! Many New Yorkers like to take short trips outside of the cit … Read more