Alejandra our Intern from Mexico

  Hi everybody, My name is Alejandra and I am from Monterrey, Mexico. I used to be a student at EC Vancouver but now I’m doing my internship here as well. I have enjoyed my time at EC; the staff is great and it’s such a pleasure to work here. I also like to meet new people from all over the wor … Read more

Welcome Pierina to EC Vancouver!

Dear readers!!! My name is Pierina I’m from Switzerland and I’m doing an internship at the front desk of EC Vancouver. I’m in the co-op program, I was taking general classes here in the school for 12 weeks. I have already improved a lot in these 12 weeks. I really like the EC teachers and the way th … Read more

Student Ambassador Profile: Minji Cha

Tell us something about you: I’m from Korea and I have been staying in EC Vancouver since March. I’m easygoing and active so I’d like to experience new things in Van. Now I’m in the Cambridge class and I’m enjoying every day here. Why you choose to be a SA? As I mentioned, I’ve been staying here qui … Read more

Go Canucks, Go!!

Last Monday the hockey season started in Vancouver. Some of EC Vancouvers students and staff went to see the game. Let’s read about their experience. Inna Lin (intern): “The season has started and everyone is going crazy in Vancouver. You can see a lot of people in blue tights. But why e … Read more

Welcome back Craig!

  Four months ago I left EC Vancouver for a summer abroad in Uganda, East-Africa. Back in 2009 when I was completing my undergraduate degree I and a fellow student launched a charitable initiative devoted to supporting youth and young adults in Uganda. This initiative turned into a fully-fledge … Read more

Tips for taking good notes

Note-taking is a skill that can help you do well on all your schoolwork as a EC Vancouver student. So here are some tips. –          Write down key facts. If you have a teacher who writes notes on the board, that’s a bonus: You can copy them. If not, write down the most important points … Read more

Things to do in September – Mexicofest

Our EC Vancouver Students from Mexico What? MEXICOFEST – FIESTA DE LA INDEPENDENCIA DE MEXICO Although the official Mexican Independence day is on September 15th , you can celebrate a Mexican day with cultural performances, beer garden, Mexican food vendors, traditional mariachis, traditional … Read more

Inna from Germany

Hello everyone,   My name is Inna and I’m the new intern for EC Vancouver at the front desk. I’m going to stay in Vancouver for 6 weeks. I’m here to improve my English and to get to know a new job, new cultures and a lot of different, new people from different countries.   I’m 21 years old … Read more