Traveling in the United States

Minjung Chae is a Student Ambassador from Korea.  One of the requirements for participating in the program is writing blogs.  Here is Minnie’s blog about traveling within the United States:   Traveling in the United States – Part 1   Where would you like to visit in the United States? (Of course) New York? Boston? … Read more

A Blog About Dance

Ivanna Curiel is an EC New York Student Ambassador from Venezuela.  One of the requirements for participating in the Student Ambassador program is writing blog posts.  Ivanna chose to write about one of her passions, dance: I want to express what is my passion,my happiness,my adrenaline since I was four year old until now with … Read more

Romance at EC New York – the proposal that went viral

Usually, marriage proposals occur in more traditionally romantic places, such as parks, fancy restaurants, baseball stadiums, or at the beach.  But on Friday, September 25, EC was the most romantic place in New York. Marlene Rambo is a former student and current volunteer at EC.  She and her boyfriend temporarily moved to New York from … Read more

Meet Thiago, your new Student Ambassador from Brazil!

Hello!! My name is Thiago and I am 23 years old, I’m from São Paulo, Brazil. I speak portuguese, english and a little bit of spanish. I graduated last year in Business Administration and I have already worked in the sector of energy health, chemistry and public bank, I like playing soccer and of course … Read more

September’s AY Lecture

At EC New York English center, students can participate in our academic year program.  Perks of this program include tutorials, extra work to support rapid language learning, and monthly lectures about various interesting topics.  Participating students must attend the lecture, take accurate notes, and complete an assignment given by their teachers. September’s AY lecture was about … Read more

EC at Columbia University

Columbia University is an ivy league school on the Upper West side of Manhattan.  Originally named Columbia College in 1784 and renamed Columbia University 1896, it is the oldest university in New York State.  The beautiful campus features sprawling lawns, Gothic architecture, stately buildings, and a large library.  Only 30 minutes by subway from EC, … Read more