Troy, a small city across the Hudson River from Albany, is known as the home of "Uncle Sam."
Troy is situated on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, across from Albany. It has a long history that starts with the Native Americans of the area through the Dutch and English settlers. The city was an important trading post and early industrial center involving steelmaking and textile manufacturing. Today, Troy is home toRead More
Articulation Agreement for International Students On March 1st, Empire State English (ESE) and Hudson Valley Community College (HVCC) signed an articulation agreement that will allow each school to transfer international students to the other. Students in the US on the F-1 visa, who would like to attend HVCC but don’t have strong enough English skills,Read More
Christmas is almost here! There’s a chill in the air and the smell of peppermint and holly. Whether you’ve lived your entire life in Upstate New York or you’re new to the area, there are lots of things to do. Local Events Saratoga Springs Victorian Streetwalk 2017 When: Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 – 6:00 PMRead More
The Troy Victorian Stroll Sunday, December 3rd, 2017 in Troy, NY, 11 AM – 5 PM. Meet CRLC and ESE students and staff at 1:00 PM in front of the statue at Monument Square (Broadway & 2nd Street). Families and friends are welcome! Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 518-729-5407 so that weRead More