Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is always held on February 14th. This holiday originated as a Western Christian feast day honoring an early saint named Valentinus. It is now recognized as a celebration in many regions of the world. Many people celebrate their holiday with their significant other by going out … Read more

International Clubs/Organizations

Are you looking to get involved on campus, but not sure what to join? There are TONS of clubs and organizations on campus for all different interests. There are a few International Clubs that some of you may be interested in!   Korean Student Association -Meets bi-weekly on Wednesday’s at … Read more

This week!

Happy Monday! This week there is a new activity calendar filled with sporting events, art exhibits, and activities. Tuesday is Valentine’s Day, so a few of the residence halls are putting on events for that! Be sure to check them out! Learn English for Academic Purposes at EC English Language … Read more

What is the Super Bowl?

What is the Super Bowl and why is it such a big deal in the U.S? The Super Bowl is the¬†annual championship game of the National Football League. this year is the 51st Super Bowl, also known as Super Bowl 51. Most people watch the Super Bowl for the commercials. Companies pay the most money for comme … Read more

Slang Phrase!

This week’s American Slang Phrase is one that many people do without realizing it! People tend to eavesdrop because they are interested in what someone else is talking about, or they want to hear information that they aren’t supposed to. This slang phrase can sometimes get you into troub … Read more

What’s going on this weekend?

Happy Friday! There is so much to do this weekend! There are events at night in some of the residence halls, there are hockey games, and art exhibits! Plenty to do to keep busy on this chilly weekend!   Friday, February 10th Student Art Exhibition When: 10am-4pm Where: Tyler Art Gallery, Tyler … Read more

Testimonial – Trang Le!

One of our new students, Trang (Ponn) Le is a 19 year old student from Vietnam. She has been studying with us at Oswego since November. she is really loving her time at Oswego, her new friends, and studying English! She is roommates with our other student, Lillian. We asked her a few questions about … Read more

Testimonial – Jin!

We had another new student recently come to EC Oswego. His name is Jyunjin (Jin) Yi. Jin is from Korea, and is 23 years old! He is very excited to continue working on his English so he can get to the University. He has made friends with all of his classmates, and even some of our former EC students. … Read more

Testimonial: Guanglian (Lillian) Feng from China

We recently had a new student, Guanglian (Lillian) Feng from China. She is currently roommates with one of our other students, and they get along great! Lillian is a pleasure to have in the classroom, as she gets along with everyone and is always willing to help. We asked her two questions about her … Read more

Activity Calendar

A new month means a new monthly activity calendar! Here is a calendar full of events, but don’t forget you can always find other events on campus through oswego.edu, or on Laker Life! Learn English for Academic Purposes at EC English Language Centres.