Student Testimony – Guilherme Nocera

  Guilherme Nocera is a student from Brazil and he has completed a 6-week English course at LSC/EC Vancouver. Why did you choose Vancouver to study English?  When I was finishing my Master’s Degree I had a friend and we decided to take a course together inCanada, because his brother had studied … Read more

GIVING SOMETHING BACK – EC Vancouver and YWCA

Tomorrow is the  Giving Something Back day. As we said before EC Vancouver staff will be participating in three different projects . Today, would like  to let you know more about our projects at YWCA. The first one is the Crabtree Early Learning and Care Centre which is a transitional housing for pa … Read more

Giving Something Back

                        On April 14 the EC teachers, staff, management and board will unite for Giving Back for Fred Day, an event that will be a great opportunity to help those in need in our communities.             The event was named after Fred Gonzalez, a former colleague at EC. Fred passed awa … Read more

Happy Easter everyone!

Easter in Canada is celebrated at the same time and in much the same way as it is in other Western countries, like the U.S.  In 2012, Good Friday falls on April 6, Easter Sunday is April 8, and Easter Monday is April 9.  Good Friday is a statutory holiday in Canada.  Most businesses are closed, incl … Read more

Yoga in the classroom – by Rayna

“EC student Helal Al Najrani does a yoga Wheel. This pose definitely wakes you up and increases energy levels!” It’s Monday morning.  We’ve had a great weekend with our friends in Vancouver, and now we’re feeling tired and just want to relax for the first hour of class, maybe put our hea … Read more