Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Month: February 2020

Busting Myths about University

Busting Myths about University

Hi everyone, did you have a good break? I wish I could say that I went on a sunny beach holiday as this country is way too cold for me right now, but I can’t say that! I enjoyed spending time with my family though […]

The Importance of Routines

The Importance of Routines

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! I hope you are feeling great! Today I would like to speak about the importance of routines in your day-to-day lives, especially if you are living by yourself. Everyone has simple routines every day, like brushing your teeth, maybe having breakfast, […]

Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Hey everyone! Next week being Eating Disorders Awareness Week, I thought it would be good to spread awareness – this is a subject that deserves special attention as it brings terrible consequences. First of all, it is important to understand what could cause an eating disorder. It’s […]

What to do with a stressful assignment

What to do with a stressful assignment

Hello again! How are your assignments coming along? Are you feeling stressed about them?… If you are then I have written this blog for you! What is your motivation? If you understand WHY you are at university and WHY you are studying, it will help […]

Selfies and Self-Image

Selfies and Self-Image

Hello everyone! I hope everyone is OK and taking the week to catch up on uni work. If you read my post about social media etiquette for students then hopefully you’re a bit more social media savvy (if you weren’t already – heehee). In the run up […]

Why do we feel lonely?

Why do we feel lonely?

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are feeling good. Today I would like to speak about loneliness. I am strong believer that we are our own worst enemies because every time we are sad or feel that we are lonely, we start to overthink, […]

Work placement

Work placement

Hi everyone! As some of you may know, I am currently in my work placement year of my Culinary Arts Management degree. I’m almost 10 months into my placement – some times were crazy busy and flew right by, a lot of challenges, new experiences and so […]

Gratitude

Gratitude

Hey hey hey!!! 🙂 Do you ever feel like you’ve had a bad day? Ever feel down about it or annoyed? I’ve found that by practising gratitude each day, it makes me feel like I’ve NEVER had a bad day really… What is gratitude? Gratitude […]

Social Media Etiquette for Students

Social Media Etiquette for Students

Hello everyone, Can I get a show of hands from people who think social media has become a large part of many students’ everyday life? Another show of hands from those who use social media for leisure, networking/social interaction or for employability purposes? I use social media […]

Dreams

Dreams

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! I hope you are all good. Today I would like to speak about dreams. Everyone has dreams. Maybe it’s to visit a place or concert. However, today I won’t speak about this type of dream. Today I would like to speak […]