What We Want 

Today, students offered the subject of discussing what we seek in partners and what we think they seek from us. With such large topics, we spent the first little while loosely defining things like relationships, partners, seeking love and marriage and what it is we want from the people we have the potential to fall in love with. We started …

Global Media

Wednesday, we had the pleasure of gathering together, to discuss the influence of Western media in our global world. We wanted to talk about the movies, TV shows, actors/actresses, influences and ideas we had all been exposed to, at different capacities. Many of us had grown up having watched many of the same films and we discussed how certain ideas …

$$ Money Money Money $$

Does money buy happiness? This week at our discussion group, we discussed the topic of MONEY. We started our discussion by asking the question of whether or not we believed money could buy someone’s happiness. This question is packed with deeper questions, such as, what is happiness? what exactly do we mean when we talk about ‘money’? We discussed how …

L O V E

Today’s topic was “love”. Although it may appear to be a simple and perhaps cliché topic for discussion, the word love can mean many things to many people. What exactly is love? How do we understand it? Do we have the same understanding of love, across countries and cultures? Is love always good, healthy, forgiving, kind? These are questions we …

SUCCESS

What does success mean to you? Yesterday, a group of students gathered to discuss the topics of leadership, success and happiness. We commenced the conversation by brainstorming what people (in the world as well as our personal lives) we consider to have “made it big”. Who do we consider successful? Powerful? Accomplished? Not only WHO but HOW? How does one …

Honor Hall – January 2014

Hear ye, hear ye! 2014 Honor Hall list for the month of January is online! Congratulations to all of our students for putting an spectacular work last month! Honor hall

Huron 150th Anniversary 

Congratulations Huron University College on A 150th Anniversary We would like to extend our congratulations to Huron University College for their 150th Anniversary. 

Big Bike for Heart and Stroke

According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (heartandstroke.com), we are seeing “an increase in the number of people who are physically inactive and dealing with obesity and diabetes − conditions that lead to heart disease and stroke. Investing in world-class research has never been more important. Millions of Canadians are at risk of heart disease and stroke, and will be, for generations to come. …

Teachers Always Learning

London Language Institute staff are always learning! This past weekend was no exception. On Saturday, many teachers from our school spent the day at a TESL Conference organised by our very own Valeeta, along with a dedicated team including Jennifer, Teresa, Ismail and Brian. The teachers learned a lot and are excited to bring some of their new ideas into …

Connecting with the Community

In recent months, many students from LLI have expressed an interest in volunteering within the London Community. They were eager to share their time with people who needed it and an opportunity arose with the London Food Bank. On Friday March 22, a group of about 13 students went down to the Food Bank to learn a little more about …