Posts from ‘November, 2010’

Introducing IH Vancouver’s Social Advisor – Kay

Hi! My name’s Kay Brushett. I’m from Nova Scotia, on the east coast of Canada, and have lived a long time in Ontario as well. I also enjoyed exploring Canada by train from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic. I’m from small towns and I love the natural diversity of this country. I have been [...]

Core Ski & Snowboard Camps start December 6th!

The mountains in Whistler are now open, the snow is awesome and our camps are starting on December 6th! Bring on the 2010-11 winter camp season! We have a strong snow base already in mid November and the La Nina snow predictions are off the hook! The coaches and campers are so stoked for this [...]

Winter hits Vancouver early and hard

It’s cold in Vancouver. Vancouverites, proud of having one of the mildest climates in Canada, are not sure how to handle nights when the temperature falls to -8°C. This breaks a 25 year record for cold at this time of November. November is usually the time for rain and wind storms; 2010 has brought early [...]

Univeristy of Regina Pathway

IH Vancouver and the University of Regina are excited to announce the recent signing of an agreement that allows students studying in the University Foundation Program at IH Vancouver to continue their studies seamlessly at the U of R Campus in Saskatchewan. The University Foundation Program (you can find a description of the program in [...]

IH Vancouver Ping Pong Club

New on the IH Vancouver Ping Pong club

Whistler Mountain To Open Early

IH Whistler announces the opening of Whistler Mountain for the 2010-11 season.

IH Vancouver 14-level System

IH Vancouver outlines its 14 levels for ESL classes. IH Vancouver uses these levels for General English classes at its school in Vancouver

Video Testimonial Release

We at IH Vancouver have been working hard these past couple of years on improving our video content. This started with our YouTube page and class-created video competitions. This past summer, we hooked up with the local band The BaDD HaBBiTs to hold our “Colour Your Brain” video release. This song will now form the [...]

IH Vancouver – Three New Work-Placement Options

3 New and exciting work placement options for IH Vancouver students.

IHV New Programs and Timetable for 2011

International House Vancouver 2011 Updates – Schedule and Programs