EC Testimonial – Attila Murlasits & Judit Murlasitsne Mincza

EC student, Attila Murlasits, and his wife, Judit Murlasitsne Mincza, graduated on October 26th.  Before they left, they filled out an EC Testimonial describing their experience at our school and in San Francisco.  Thanks, Attila and Judit!  We enjoyed having you here.  Come visit us again soon! Attila Murlasits Hungary I can recommend EC school in San Francisco to anybody who wants to improve her/his English AND at the same time who would like to have a great Holiday in a colorful and very interesting place.  I really enjoyed the 6 weeks that I spent here.  There is lots to do and to see here in San Francisco and in California, so everybody can find fantastic programs for themself easily.  The school was modern, the teachers and administrators were very kind and helpful, and filled lots of energy.  They tried to do everything possible for students.  The lessons were interesting and I especially liked the extracurricular activities.  Thanks for everything! Judit Murlasitsne Mincza Hungary I recommend this EC school for every age, from students at the university level to students in their forties.  The lessons were interesting, variegated and useful.  Thanks to the pleasurable subjects we easily got to know each other.  I enjoyed my 6 weeks and I was a little sad that I had to leave my fantastic and funny teachers and my new friends from all over the world.

EC Testimonial – Xavier Chuard

EC student, Xavier Chuard, graduated on October 26th.  Before he left, he filled out an EC Testimonial describing his experience at our school and in San Francisco.  Thanks, Xavier!  We enjoyed having you here.  Come visit us again soon! Xavier Chuard Switzerland At the EC school where I stayed six weeks, I could practice and improve my English and I have known many people of all nationalities.  San Francisco is very nice for its architecture, its climate, its cultural attractions, diversity and originality of its neighborhoods and food.  A great experience.

EC Testimonial – Tenylle Toledano

EC student, Tenylle Toledano, graduated on October 26th.  Before she left, she filled out an EC Testimonial describing her experience at our school and in San Francisco.  Thanks, Tenylle!  We enjoyed having you here.  Come visit us again soon! Tenylle Toledano Brazil I chose SF because several friends who were already here, loved the city.  I learned that we have to open our minds a little to understand all the differences that exist around us, be it social, racial, cultural and economic.  I think my English improved a lot.  The Post Hotel was well located, close to several tourist spots in SF and has affordable price.  I really commend the EC English for people who are interested in improving the English language, and in addition, the opportunity of meeting people from different countries.  I made great friends here in SF, especially my roommate Sara Galasso.  Sure, I will take many memories and undoubtedly the friends that I make here in SF! 

EC Testimonial – Jacopo Leonardelli

EC student, Jacopo Leonardelli, graduated on October 26th.  Before he left, he filled out an EC Testimonial describing his experience at our school and in San Francisco.  Thanks, Jacopo!  We enjoyed having you here.  Come visit us again soon! Jacopo Leonardelli Italy I have chosen S. Francisco because its a very interesting city with so many different characteristic neighbourhood.  I have been in the city just for two weeks but I really enjoyed my time here and I think I had improved quite a bit, in particular my fluency is now better.  I liked EC school because the lessons were very interesting and the staff was very friendly and helpful.  I am satisfied about my experience at school and I can recommend to a friend that want to improve and know a lot of new people.  I met people from all over the world!  My accommodation was nice and comfortable.

EC Testimonial – Hyejin Park

EC student, Hyejin Park, graduated on October 19th.  Before she left, she filled out an EC Testimonial describing her experience at our school and in San Francisco.  Thanks, Hyejin!  We enjoyed having you here. Come visit us again soon! Hyejin Park South Korea I do want to say that I really ENJOYED staying here for 3 months.  The best thing of EC San Francisco is that it consists of diverse nationalities so that I could have a lot of chances of experiencing other cultures.  Various school activities were also helpful for getting along with many friends.  My english has been improved a lot while I hung out and spoke only in English with my friends.  I won’t forget all of my new friends who I met here and good memories in San Francisco forever.

Learn More About Community College

Hey, ECers!  Are you interested in attending a community college?  Would you like to know more information about the application process?  If so, be sure to attend tomorrow’s guest lecture.  Mia Scavone from Mira Costa College in San Diego, California, will be coming to ECSF to give a speech about what community college is, how a community college experience can benefit YOU as a student, and how international admissions work.  The lecture will take place in the Divisadero classroom from 12:00-12:30.  Bring your lunch and learn valuable tips about this important opportunity!  Check out the flyer and Mira Costa’s website (listed below) for details… http://www.miracosta.edu/  

EC Testimonial – Francesco Sotgiu

EC student, Francesco Sotgiu, graduated on October 12th.  Before he left, he filled out an EC Testimonial describing his experience at our school and in San Francisco.  Thanks, Francesco!  We enjoyed having you here. Come visit us again soon! Francesco Sotgiu Italy I choosed San Francisco because I guess it’s a huge nice city here in California.  I’ve been here 1 month and an half for improving my english.  I guess EC school is a good school for improve your english.  EC school’s team is really friendly, polite and always interested to your language status.  I have enjoyed a lot SF, I have had lot of fun during the day and during night life.  I have met lot of new friends all around the world and I will keep in touch with them for sure. 

EC Testimonial – Maria Boix

EC student, Maria Boix, graduated on August 24th.  Before she left, she filled out an EC Testimonial describing her experience at our school and in San Francisco.  Thanks, Maria!  We enjoyed having you here. Come visit us again soon! Maria Boix Spain I would like to say that I really enjoyed my stay in EC.  I think the staff of the school is really nice and really try to do their best in order to make your stay a good time.  They will for sure solve your problems or doubts, and it is nice to know you can rely the people of the school you are studying in.  The lessons are OK in general, I like having two different teachers because in that way you can listen to different accents, enjoy different ways of learning and avoid being bored.  Just to end, I’d like to say that the activities proposed by the school are great as well.  Keep proposing activities which involve the people with the city.  It’s an amazing way to know not turistic places and get into the real life of the SF citizens.  The installations…great as well!  Thanks for everything…good job!

San Francisco Haunted Houses

Get Ready for Halloween SF Style! What better way to celebrate this SPOOKY holiday than by touring CREEPY haunted houses?  Take a look at the article below, “San Francisco Haunted Houses: The City’s Eight Most Ghostly Locations,” to find out about some scary places to visit this month.  Happy Halloween! http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/14/san-francisco-haunted-hou_n_1944174.html#slide=1610326                

San Francisco Ranked #1 City in United States!

The Top City in the Country San Francisco is one of the most exciting cities to visit.  From the Golden Gate Bridge to Alcatraz to Coit Tower, there are endless activities to do here.  And BusinessWeek agrees.  This famous city took the #1 spot in BusinessWeek’s 2012 Best Cities Ranking, beating out San Diego, Los Angeles, and New York.  And to top it all off, when ranking education, SF received the HIGHEST score!  Check out the article here… http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/SF-top-city-in-Businessweek-com-ranking-3897235.php