Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: College Chat

Gratitude

Gratitude

Hey hey hey!!! šŸ™‚ 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 […]

Where to study in Birmingham

Where to study in Birmingham

Hello again! For most students at University College Birmingham, this has been their first week back! Was it your first week back? Were you bombarded with new assignments?… Well, I definitely was! So I have decided to show you some great places you can study […]

5 Tips for Attending the UCB Open Day

5 Tips for Attending the UCB Open Day

Hello everyone! I hope you’re all having a great start to the year. I can’t believe that we’re almost at the end of the month already. Time flies when you’re having fun as they say! Today I wanted to talk to you about the UCB […]

Prepare for a successful semester!

Prepare for a successful semester!

Hi again! šŸ™‚ Are you a January starter? Or are you having 2 weeks’ break before starting your second semester? If you’re wondering what the best way to tackle your semester is, then this blog is just for you! PreparationĀ and organisation is the key to […]

Your work – keep on top of it!

Your work – keep on top of it!

Hey everyone! So I’m just a few weeks into my course now and I’ve already had a light bulbĀ moment, and that isĀ this – student life is not a joke! Some students crave that university experience, and by that I mean the partying, drinking, living in […]

The Wilderness

The Wilderness

Hello! So I know that at the end of my last post I said I’d be taking you through some more of my summer, but when I was flicking through my pictures I realised I had so many from my dinner at The Wilderness that […]

UCB Spa – Microneedling Treatment

UCB Spa – Microneedling Treatment

Two weeks ago I won a little competition posted on the UCB Spa’s Instagram account (@ucbspa) for their new microneedling facial treatment.Ā The Spa is located in Richmond House on the ground floor, to the right of the stairs and to the back. After checking in […]

Beauty Must Haves 2019!

Beauty Must Haves 2019!

This week I wanted to post about the beauty products that I cannot live without. I normally wake up at 7 on a uni day, get to uni for 9, finish at 1, straight to work until 6:30, go to the gym and then usually […]

Christmas celebrations and New Year planning!

Christmas celebrations and New Year planning!

And we’re backā€¦ Although Christmas seems so far away and in the past, I thought Iā€™d share a little snippet of my time off back home, how I celebrated and what I want for the new year. Christmas in my household is always something I […]

Food and Nutrition – December Snippet

Food and Nutrition – December Snippet

At the beginning of the semester we were set a brief of developing a product incorporating the ingredient from fruit and nut manufacturing giant Whitworths called ā€˜AppleSoftā€™, with Tesco in mind as our target market. The start of the module introduced us to various processes […]