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Alumni Interview: Priscilla Araya from Costa Rica

Before coming to our Intensive English Program, Priscilla had studied business administration and marketing in Costa Rica. She started in level 2 and in only ten months  completed our six-level core program. Shortly after going back home, she was hired … Continue reading

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Entrevista a una alumna: Priscilla Araya de Costa Rica

Antes de ingresar a nuestro Programa de Inglés Intensivo, Priscilla había estudiado administración de negocios y mercadeo en Costa Rica. Comenzó en el nivel 2 y en sólo diez meses completó nuestro programa esencial de seis niveles. Poco después de … Continue reading

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Two Green Flags; One Great Friendship

    Not long ago, we posted a picture of two former ESL students who became like sisters after developing a close friendship in our program. Immediately after, two other former students reached out to the office. They also wanted their … Continue reading

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ESL Students Had a Merry and Bright Visit to the Houston Zoo Lights

The winter holidays are finally here and students in the Intensive English Program got to celebrate the season with a bang! To start, we had dinner and tried a variety of Christmas cookies before having a festive gift exchange at … Continue reading

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Gravy, Games and Gratitude at the Rice ESL Thanksgiving Luncheon

Happy Fall, Y’all! On a chilly November week, our intensive English students gathered together to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season and contemplate what they’re thankful for in life. Thanksgiving is a national holiday celebrated in the United States … Continue reading

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