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Embassy English 24 March 2016 - by Is Caicedo, Student, Embassy English Auckland

My Embassy Life: Is Caicedo from Colombia and Embassy Auckland

One of the greatest parts of being a student at Embassy English are the experiences. Students come to Embassy not only to improve their English language skills, but also to explore new parts of the world, to take part in diverse cultural activities, and to meet people from all over the globe. This week, Is Caicedo from Colombia tells us more about her experience at Embassy Auckland, New Zealand as part of our series, My Embassy Life.

Is Photo 4 - first class Embassy AucklandSome of them are now in their country and now I’m in other level but they are my first classmates and my first teacher and in my heart they are the first and the best!! 

Tell us about yourself! Where are you from and what were you doing before Embassy Auckland?

I’m from Bogotá, Colombia. I was studying International Business Administration at the University of Rosario and also I was the Human Resources Manager at Industria Ladrillera del Valle.

What course are you taking at Embassy Auckland?

Intensive 24 – General English

Is Photo 2 - EmbassyBFF Embassy AucklandI really enjoy learn English at the same time that I enjoy life!

What’s the best thing about learning English with us?

The different opportunities that you offer for learning English, not just classes but lots of different activities like the Friday trip and film club.

What’s your favourite memory so far?

My first Friday trip to Lake Wainamu.

Embassy AucklandOur trip to Lake Wainamu

What do you plan to do after your English course?

Continue travelling.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Travel! I love travelling.

Is Photo 1 - first day Embassy AucklandMy first day at school. 

What’s your favourite word or phrase in English?

I have three:

Just do it!! (When I hear this, it pushes me to try new things.)

Why not?

If you travel, you live! (I wrote this on my back before I came to NZ)

To learn more about learning English at exciting Embassy Auckland, contact us today! 

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