Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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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 […]

Grandparents

Grandparents

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! I hope you are okay. Are you excited about Christmas?? Three more weeks for our Christmas holidays. Woohoo!!! Did you read my last post about Christmas traditions?? I hope you enjoyed reading it as much as I did writing it. Today […]

28 days until Christmas!!!!

28 days until Christmas!!!!

Hello, hello, hello everyone!!! How are you??? I hope everything is going well. This week I am going to speak about Christmas and what it means for me and how I celebrate it in my country. I must say Christmas is my favourite time of […]

St Andrew’s Day and Exploring Scotland

St Andrew’s Day and Exploring Scotland

Are you from Scotland, Poland, Romania, Greece, Ukraine or Russia? If you are, I guess you might soon be celebrating St Andrew’s Day?! “What is St Andrew’s Day?” It is celebrated on 30 November every year. St Andrew was a Patron Saint (Protector or Guardian) […]

Birmingham Christmas Market

Birmingham Christmas Market

Frohe Weihnachten alle zusammen! That’s German for Merry Christmas and that’s what today’s topic will be about. Even though Christmas is still over a month away, the city centre is already shining in warming lights and Christmas songs are ringing in the streets. The reason […]

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day

Hi again 🙂 As many of you are aware, it was recently ‘Remembrance Day’. After speaking with some of my friends I was really surprised to find that some of them weren’t aware of what this day is… or that they’ve never dedicated some time out […]

Movember

Movember

Hello everyone! Today I want to talk about a topic that will be especially interesting for all the men out there. We are already two weeks into November, and like every year a lot of young gentlemen are using this month to let their moustaches […]

Educational trip to Dubai!!!

Educational trip to Dubai!!!

Hey hey hey!! As-salamu alaykum 😉 Wow, I am tired but so grateful! I just got back from our trip to Dubai and it was AMAZING! As I said in my previous blog I had no idea we would be going to Dubai this year […]

Diwali

Diwali

What is Diwali? Diwali is celebrated by both Sikhs and Hindus but for different reasons. It is mainly known as The Festival of Light. The date of Diwali changes every year. This year it was on 27 October… if you celebrated I hope you enjoyed it! […]

National Stress Awareness

National Stress Awareness

Hello, hello, hello everyone!!! I hope you are all well and have had a lovely Reading Week. Last week I wrote about Writing Outstanding Conclusions, I hope it helped. This week I would like to dedicate my blog to National Stress Awareness Day, which is the first […]