Posts under ‘IH Pacific News’

Studio 819 in San Diego

The Lobby at Studio 819 We offer a wide selection of homestay options as well as long-term stay at hotel accommodations near our Fashion Valley campus at IH San Diego. We are also pleased to offer residential suites in the nearby Studio 819 residential hotel.  The suites at Studio 819 are perfect for students who […]

J-Shine at IH Vancouver

A practically focussed J-SHINE course in beautiful Vancouver. 4-week course plus 50 hour practicum.

IH Student Spotlight Part 2 of 4

Continued From Last Week: Clea G. Clea hails from the French part of Switzerland; she came to Canada because it was her dream to see the vast beautiful landscape that this nation holds. Clea wants to do well in the CAE and to expand her vocabulary. Clea wants to travel and attend university. Currently, most […]

IH Student Spotlight Part 1 of 4

One of the best things about International House is its diversity of students.  I had the chance to interview four lovely students at various levels of English proficiency. Each student was different in their own way but something they all shared was the fact that they all came to Vancouver to learn English.   Lina […]

My Week at International House

  This week, as new students walked anxiously through the doors of IH awaiting their placements and books, no one expected to see a nervous new face behind the counter as well. My name is Maya Bhangoo. I am a high school student intern at International House. I have been placed here as a result […]

‘Fun in the Sun!’ at IH San Diego

As we get close to our 1 year anniversary under our new ownership team, we are pleased to offer our clients a great package to experience the California sun this spring. The special is very simple: Book a course for 4 weeks or longer to get a free week. That means that you can study […]

EQA Designation

IH Vancouver and Whistler announce EQA (Educational Quality Assurance) designation. First with IH Whistler, in December 2010, and now IH Vancouver, in March 2011, IH Pacific schools have received the respected designation of EQA from the British Columbia Council for International Education (BCCIE). EQA is open to Languages Canada members from the province of British […]

TOEIC Information

Global Use of the TOEIC® Tests Continues to Increase as a Record-Breaking Six Million Tests were Administered in 2010. The TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication) began in 1979 and is run through ETS (English Testing Services), based in Princeton, New Jersey. ETS also runs such tests as the TOEFL (Test of English as […]

The Vancouver Whistler Olympics – 1 Year Later

Vancouver and Whistler 1 year after the Olympics. How have our communities changed?

IH Vancouver Picture A Day

IH Vancouver is celebrating its students and staff in 2011 with a ‘picture a day’ album on our Facebook page. You can view the pictures at This feature will run through the whole year so check back regularly to see who is featured each day. I think everyone will agree that IH Vancouver is […]