Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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Starting Uni from a College or Work Background

Starting Uni from a College or Work Background

Before I enrolled on my degree in Food Development and Innovation, I had studied an NVQ Level 3 in Professional Cookery and had been working in restaurants for a couple of years. Before starting I was worried that my lack of A-levels would leave me […]

Learning how to say NO

Learning how to say NO

Hello everyone! 😄 Welcome back to a new post by me! This week’s topic is the art of learning how to say the word NO! We’ve all had those times where we really felt like saying no to someone but we just couldn’t, either because the person […]

Visiting University College Birmingham: One last time :(

Visiting University College Birmingham: One last time :(

Hi everyone,  Unfortunately this week is a bit of a sad blog for me as I went to University College Birmingham for the last time – my home for the last 5 years, the place I’ve made some of my most favourite memories. Last week […]

Decisions, decisions, decisions!

Decisions, decisions, decisions!

I’ve reached the end of my degree and like many over third years I am waiting for my final grades on 23 July to find out how I did overall. For myself I’ve just got to wait on my dissertation mark, with all my previous […]

Confetti Fields

Confetti Fields

Hi everyone, I hope you’re all doing well and starting to make plans for the summer? Last week I had a lovely afternoon out at the Confetti Fields in Pershore! This has been something I have wanted to do for years now, which sounds really […]

Stressful Endings

Stressful Endings

By the time this blog is published it will have come home… but this week I’m writing about me going away! So the last few weeks have been hectic, finishing assignments, moving out of my uni house and sorting out my next steps. But right […]

Tips for first time gym-goers

Tips for first time gym-goers

Dear readers! Hope you are all doing well and keeping safe 🙂 This week’s post is directed to first time gym-goers. First of all, start off by congratulating yourself for taking the first step towards a healthier lifestyle – either it is for health or […]

My favourite Aviation and Airport Management modules

My favourite Aviation and Airport Management modules

Hello! 🙂 I hope you’re staying safe! If you’re thinking about joining the Aviation and Airport Management course at University College Birmingham, this blog will tell you all about my favourite modules! Year 1 – Aviation Crew Resource Management This was the very first module […]

The Return of Love Island

The Return of Love Island

Love Island as we all know and love returned to our screens on Monday night. Now I love this programme as much as the next person, but I feel it’s more important than ever to address a few things in relation to Love Island.  Now […]

Getting the first Covid jab

Getting the first Covid jab

Hello again! Have you had your vaccine yet? Are you nervous about your first jab? On 15 June I received a text from the NHS saying that my age group (23-24 year olds) had reached the top of the queue and are a priority for […]