Eton College Reads

Walking down Seymour Street past the display window of the Satellite Gallery, passers-by will encounter an arresting art installation. Below a construction of a large stack of books, are these compelling lyrics from Handsome Devil by the Smiths: There’s more to life than books, you know, But not much more. Oh, there’s more to life…

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Best Wishes for New Year from Eton College

“Dear friends, Students and Partners, In this beautiful time of year the Eton College team joins me in wishing you peace, happiness and health. We hope the New Year will bring you prosperity and success.”   “Chers amis (ies), étudiants (es) et collègues d’Eton College, En ce merveilleux temps de Noël toute l’équipe du collège se…

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Eton College 10th Anniversary

It is honour to share Eton College’s 10th anniversary with you all. For the past 10 years, Eton College has had many important achievements to celebrate, challenges to overcome and milestones to remember.  In 2005, we received our first accreditation from PCTIA. In 2010, we became an Education Quality Assurance designated college.  In 2011, we…

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Eton College Graduation 2013

It is with great pride, joy and some sadness that Eton College staff and faculty said congratulations and good-bye to the graduating class of 2013, on November 1st, 2013, at the Empire Landmark. The ceremony was well-organized by the Student Services team, the location and food were fabulous, but best of all were the bright…

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The Halloween Party at Eton College

Trick or Treat Halloween is a big celebration in Canada. You can be either your favorite movie star or a wolf red riding hood for a day. Besides Halloween costumes, there are many other activities; carving a pumpkins, lighting bonfires, telling scary stories, and watching horror movies. Although don’t be scared, if you see witches,…

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Youkoso (Welcome) To Vancouver

(This post comes from our friendly -and very much alive- Admissions Officer Misa, advising international students on housing in Vancouver) Moving to a new place is always scary and worrisome. How do I find a place to stay? Are people friendly? Who should I ask for help? Do I see people from my country? How…

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Public vs Private Education: The answer is “value for you” in education

Choosing the right college or university for your career goals needs to be a carefully thought-out process. One of the biggest factors to consider will be the cost of your education. Education is a serious investment; an investment to ensure success in your future career. In other words you need to consider Return on Investment…

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Be an informed student

As the rocker Alice Cooper sang “Schools Out”! Nothing but the summer ahead. Are you one of those students where high school is over forever? Congratulations! You made it through all those years of books and writing and now you’re ready for the world. So what does the future hold for you? What are your…

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Can we make Eton College greener?

This coming Sunday, April 22nd, happens to be the Earth day, the most celebrated environmental event worldwide. Here at Eton College we are big on sustainability and corporate social responsibility, so we are always looking to reduce our environmental footprint. Here is a summary of what we are doing for our part: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:…

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