Archive for November, 2016

Black Friday

Our ESL students are back to school and stuffed from a great Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Over our Thanksgiving break there was another infamous day that passed called Black Friday. We…

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Thanksgiving

Continuing with my exploration of the Thanksgiving holiday I thought I’d share more of the history of this national American holiday with our ESL students. Hancock International College will of…

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Why Pilgrims?

As Thanksgiving gets closer I feel like I can smell the turkey already! I know our ESL Students are excited for the annual Hancock International College Thanksgiving Party and so…

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Gettysburg Address

Tomorrow marks the 153rd anniversary of the day former president Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address. No, not address as in a residence, but an address as in someone addressing…

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Surfing Santa

It’s not even Thanksgiving yet and already California is kicking off the Christmas spirit with a fun event for all ages. It’s my mission to help our ESL students get…

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Veterans Day

Tomorrow our ESL students have a day off to experience more American culture. The reason Hancock International College will be closed is to honor the national holiday known as Veterans…

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To The Republic

Hancock International College is excited for another election year, and since tomorrow will be the big day I wanted to shed some light on a common misconception our ESL students…

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Man’s Best Friend

There’s no shortage of animal lovers here at Hancock International College, and our ESL students are no exception. Many of our students, faculty and staff have dogs, cats, fish and…

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Day of the Dead

Hancock International College knows that Halloween isn’t the only spooky holiday celebrated by Americans this time of year. Although our ESL students were blown away by our spooky celebration there’s…

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Halloween

Yesterday was our amazing Halloween Party and so many of our ESL students came dressed up in costume it was wonderful! Hancock International College was full of laughter, pumpkins and…

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