Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Month: October 2016

A Free Shot

A Free Shot

You may think from the title of this post I may be talking about a free alcoholic beverage, but much to your dismay I am not. I am talking about a free vaccine that is available to students. This vaccine is for meningitis and is […]

Stressed Out?

Stressed Out?

Hello, everyone! I hope you’ve had a wonderful week and cannot wait for the weekend to begin! However, if you have felt a bit stressed about all the uni work or about anything else, I totally feel you. This week I have been given an […]

Supporting Yourself as a Student

Supporting Yourself as a Student

As much as we hate it, part of student life involves extra responsibility, and with that you have to support yourself. For many of you this is the first time dealing with your own finances, paying bills such as accommodation, phone contracts, buying groceries and […]

Positive Minds

Positive Minds

I was waiting for a late afternoon class on Tuesday, browsing through my Twitter feed when it happened. My head started spinning, my heart began racing and it felt as if the walls were closing in. Considering I don’t drink alcohol this was the closest […]

That talk…

That talk…

Imagine you have the fairest complexion, the gingeriest hair and the most freckly, sun-burn-susceptible skin on the planet and your boyfriend/girlfriend asks you to lie in the sun for hours with absolutely no skin protection such as sun block on. What would you say? Surely you […]