Student Testimonial: Ayano Wakabayashi

“I don’t want to leave tomorrow, I wish I could stay in San Diego forever,” stated Ayano Wakabayashi, twenty-seven year old student, who is originally from Japan. Ayano has been at EC San Diego for a year now, and has been enrolled in the Semi-Intensive program. While Ayano attende … Read more

Student Testimonial: Kochin Yen!

  Twenty-year-old Kochin Yen, who also goes by “Olivia”, will be returning to Taiwan after finishing her English course at EC San Diego today. Olivia has taken our General English course for the past two months. She is a student who stands out because of her positive and helpful attitude! Here … Read more

Celebrate A Summer of ESL Learning!

This Sunday, September 7th, EC San Diego will be hosting a Beach BBQ for all of our staff & students! Location: North Jetty Road, San Diego, 92109 (look for the EC flag by the grass) Time: 11am to 2:30pm We will have TWO barbecue grills, so please bring any meat & vegetables that you would l … Read more

September: EC’s Wellness Month

All throughout the month of September EC is encouraging staff and students to be healthy. One way to increase your health is by participating in “The EC Does IT – Step Challenge”! Each EC English Language School will be competing against each other – there are 17 EC Centers w … Read more

Spend September in San Diego!!

September is another great month of the year to be at EC San Diego! Our new September Activity & Tour Calendar is OUT! Get your copy at school to discover fun Fall 2014 events, activities, and trips – these will only add to students’ ESL learning in our full immersion English courses … Read more

Get To Know Your Student Services Counselors!

Ell, Sophie, Elisabeth, & Isabel! You see them around the office, they greet you as you come in each morning, and they’re always ready to lend a helping hand! But who exactly are the student services counselors of EC San Diego? Read their personal responses below to get to know them a litt … Read more

Habitat for Humanity

Last Friday, July 11th, students of EC San Diego spent the day volunteering their time with a local non-profit organization called Habitat for Humanity. Habitat for Humanity coordinates and provides free services for local families living in unsafe or unhealthy living conditions. Part of the organiz … Read more

EC San Diego Teacher Profile: John Kim!

Teacher John Kim (right) loves fishing off the San Diego coastline with his sons! A little about me: Hi! My name is John Kim. I’m originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, but I’ve been living here in San Diego, California since 2003. I am a retired veteran from a great American institution called the Unite … Read more

Fun & Photos from EC San Diego’s Independence Day Celebration!

On Thursday, July 3rd, EC San Diego took part in celebrating America’s Independence Day! This national holiday commemorates America’s freedom from Great Britain in the year 1776.  Every year, Fourth of July celebrations bring friends and families together, and often include various festi … Read more

Meet ‘Ell’, EC San Diego’s New Student Services Intern!

Ell Alves is EC San Diego’s new summer intern. Her favorite color? Orange! ” Hello, my name is Elisa, EC San Diego’s new Student Services Support Counselor, but you can call me ‘Ell’!! I am 21 years young and recently graduated from San Diego State University where I re … Read more