Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers


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Save money on your room essentials

Save money on your room essentials

Hey guys, I hope you are enjoying Freshers’ Week, and since most of the students are starting to settle down in their new houses or dorms, you have been asking me where to buy stuff for your room really cheap. Here are some tips. This […]

World Sepsis Day 2019 – Read My Story!

World Sepsis Day 2019 – Read My Story!

Generally I find that these topics can be difficult to digest, but as it’s World Sepsis Day tomorrow (13 September), I wanted to show my support for this awareness day. Read on as I share my own sepsis story. What is sepsis? If you’ve heard about ‘sepsis’ […]

The End of Summer

The End of Summer

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are okay. I want to share with you my driving licence experience and tell you what I learned about it. I am not sure if you’ve already got your licence or you are preparing for it, but either […]

Cannock Chase

Cannock Chase

Hello again! As it’s the perfect weather for walking, I thought I’d share with you my favourite local place to go for it! Cannock Chase is about 18 miles away from Birmingham city centre so it’s about half an hour away by car. It’s a […]

UCB Freshers 2019

UCB Freshers 2019

Hello everyone! I hope you are having a good start to September and are all sorted with your accommodation. There is a lot in store for you all this month. The UCB Guild along with Naughty Horse have organised Freshers 2019, with events going on until the 27th so you will […]

For the sake of sleep, UCB ready!

For the sake of sleep, UCB ready!

With the summer holidays nearly over, I’ve been trying to get back into some form of routine, adjusting my sleep pattern and turning those late nights around so that I can be in bed at a decent hour – for the sake of sleep! Unfortunately, […]

Summer Job

Summer Job

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! Counting the days to start or go back to uni??? I am!!!! Today I thought after telling you last week about my “Highest Pressure Opportunity” that it would be nice telling you all about my summer job. This summer was my second […]

Save Lives, Give Blood

Save Lives, Give Blood

  Hello again!! For a long time, I have wanted to donate blood and in August 2019 I finally registered myself as a blood donor. I was made aware of donating blood when I was quite young as my dad and granddad have done it […]

Getting started at Uni

Getting started at Uni

Hello again everybody! Since August has come to an end and uni is around the corner, I’ve received many enquiries as some people seem to be perplexed as to what they need to bring with them for their enrolment/induction at UCB. To keep things simple, organise […]

Au-term – Preparations for going to uni

Au-term – Preparations for going to uni

One thing that I like about UCB is that it’s different to other education establishments. They offer post-16 courses as well as undergraduate and postgraduate courses so there are loads of options for study. I’m glad I chose UCB! So it’s that time of year […]