Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: Events

UCB Moss House

UCB Moss House

Hello everyone! Today I decided to talk about the £44 million investment into the new University College Birmingham campus, Moss House. This is an elite building featuring cutting-edge facilities for everything from nursing and social work to physiotherapy and sport and fitness.  The new building is the […]

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day

Hey guys, Today we will talk about World Cancer Day which is an international day marked on 4 February. This day aims to save millions of preventable deaths each year by raising awareness and education about cancer, and pressing governments and individuals across the world to take action against the disease. World Cancer […]

Tenerife Whale Nation

Tenerife Whale Nation

Hello hello hello! 🙂 So… it’s official! Whale Nation have booked my flights to go to Tenerife!! I will be there between 19 February and 7 March! Although I am looking forward to this work placement, I am also very nervous! I have never worked abroad […]

Madeira

Madeira

Hello everyone! Today I thought I would give you a little introduction about my home as some of you may know I grew up in Madeira Island (Portugal) and there is so much I could tell you about. For five years it’s been considered the ‘Best Island […]

January

January

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! How are you? I hope you are good. This week I would like to speak about January. January is not just the first month of the year. It is a very important month for me as it is my birthday month. […]

Blue Monday 2020

Blue Monday 2020

Unhappy morning guys… Yesterday was Blue Monday – the most depressing day of the year. The 3rd Monday of the year was calculated by a study to be the most depressing day of the year, due to the result of bad weather, debt and that warmth of […]

2020

2020

Hi guys! There is so much going on around the world and 2020 has only just begun! January is a crucial month in the academic calendar: Assignment due dates, exams and the end of the semester. I hope everyone is on track with their studies […]

Australia’s Bushfires

Australia’s Bushfires

Hello and Happy New Year!!! I hope you had a good holiday and are ready to dive into 2020! Even though I hope you are having a wonderful start to the new year, I would like to take this opportunity to write about something that […]

What’s new in 2020

What’s new in 2020

Hello again! I hope you’re enjoying your Christmas break so far and are looking forward to the New Year! I just wanted to write a blog to let you know about all the great new things that are happening at UCB for the New Year […]

Digbeth

Digbeth

Hello everyone! Many of you might have gone back to your family to celebrate the Christmas holidays and New Year’s Eve, but for all of you who stay over the holidays, I have an interesting topic about one of my favourite places in Birmingham.  Today […]