IEC in the News

Like Father, Like Son: Second Generation IEC Student Chooses CU-Boulder

It’s a brisk January day on the University of Colorado Boulder campus, but Yousef Husain enjoys the chill in the air. He is a Kuwait native looking forward to a change in climate and a change in academic opportunities as a new student in CU-Boulder’s International English Center (IEC). Yousef is following in his father’s footsteps as an IEC student.
His father, Salem Husain, enrolled in the IEC’s intensive English courses in the mid-1980s. So when Yousef was selected for a scholarship to study in the U.S., the Husains started researching language programs and their research quickly steered them toward CU...(read more)