Aya Mizumoto: “Let’s study English! You have no choice! It’s worth a try!”

First of all, English is the most important subject in the world. All people are eager to acquire English; in other words, if you can speak English, you can exchange unique ideas with foreigners and have a wider view in your life. How incredible is it! Actually, that’s why I became curious about English when I was 13.It was … Read more

MacEwan University Presentation

  A presentation was given by Kimberly from the MacEwan University on March 26th. Over 30 EC Students attended the presentation during the afternoon for about an hour. They enjoyed pizza and coffee as well as Kimberly’s explanations about the different Certificates, Bachelor degrees, Clubs, Diplomas that MacEwan offers. Moreover, they were informed about living … Read more

Tomoki Ishimatsu from Japan: “I could make a lot of friends! Also, you can make friends!”

Tomoki Ishimatsu (General English – Pre-Intermediate) shares his EC Vancouver experience. Hi everyone! My name is Tomoki Ishimatsu. I am from Japan and a high school student! When I enrolled in EC Vancouver, I could not speak English. So I felt the first day orientation was very difficult! But don’t worry about it! After one or … Read more

Rosaura Oliva De Leon Diaz: “One International Day at Thompson Rivers University”.

Rosaura Oliva De Leon Diaz who is in High-Intermediate General English Course at EC Vancouver shares the experience she had on the  TRU campus tour. TRU is an international campus with about 2000 students from over 80 countries, where, by the way, we were warmly welcomed during the International Day Celebration. This has become a tradition within the … Read more

Spring Has Come!!!

Finally spring came yesterday, it was a little chilly though. However, you should definitely take this opportunity to do outside activities and enjoy nature. Here are EC Vancouver recommendations: -Stanley Park is one of the best places to visit and see the first hot rays of the sun. Also, it would be fantastic to go … Read more

“My experience in Thompson River University” by Neirel Diaz Tafur

Neirel Diaz Tafur who is in Low-Intermediate General English Course at EC Vancouver shares the experience she had on the  TRU campus tour  last Friday. It was a beautiful drive to Thompson River University. It took about four hours from Vancouver. We saw beautiful landscapes and the guide shared his experiences about life as a campus … Read more

Sora Yoon from Korea: “I can say with confidence that I have learned a lot in EC.”

My long trip, from last summer in Vancouver, started with an idea which was the only way that I could avoid my reality. I struggled with thoughts that I did not fit in my new school and, to be honest, I truly wanted to escape from that. Eventually, thanks to supportive parents, I was able … Read more

Saint Patrick’s Day is coming!

It’s a cultural and religious holiday celebrated annually on  March 17th. It’s related to the death date of the most commonly-recognized patron saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick.Originally, the colour associated with Saint Patrick was blue, however, over the years green ribbons and shamrocks began being worn in celebration of  St Patrick’s Day. The shamrock helped to … Read more

Rene Luethi: “EC has great teachers, modern technology and a good atmosphere.”

Hello I`m Rene from Switzerland. I have been in EC Vancouver for a few months and I am in Intermediate level now. Vancouver is a wonderful city for everything – eating, snowboarding, visiting tourist spots  and studying English with new friends. EC has great teachers, modern technology and a good atmosphere. Students are from around the world. … Read more

Free Yoga Class

Various traditions of yoga are found in Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism and they include breath control, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures. It’s widely practiced in the West for health and relaxation. Yesterday, we had the first Yoga class at EC Vancouver English School which was instructed by Fukui Rena, who is … Read more