Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: Tips and Advice

Cinema at Home

Cinema at Home

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! I hope you are well. Today as you may have already read in the title, I am going to speak about the cinema that I have at home. I will be speaking about the advantages and disadvantages of it and some […]

Supporting businesswomen and men

Supporting businesswomen and men

Hello again 🙂 I hope you’re staying extra safe now that lockdown restrictions have been lifted and shops have been reopened. I think if the shops remained closed during this pandemic, our economy would really be struggling even more than what we have already. I […]

How to Save Money on Textbooks

How to Save Money on Textbooks

Hey everyone. How are you all doing? I hope you’re still staying safe and following social distancing rules, we’re not in the all clear zone yet! Anyway, today I wanted to talk about how you can save money on textbooks. If you’ve been reading my […]

Favourite healthcare routines and products

Favourite healthcare routines and products

Hello ☺️ I hope you’re staying safe! Have you been sticking to a routine during lockdown? Having some sort of routine is important for your mental health and will allow you to dedicate time to the most important things. Self care is one of the […]

Baking at UCB

Baking at UCB

Hello 🙂 I hope you’re staying safe! University College Birmingham is well known for its bakery and confectionery facilities. We have our own shop called Cakes and Bakes where you can buy a wide range of cakes, bread and other baked goods which have been […]

Does The Weather Affect Our Emotional State?

Does The Weather Affect Our Emotional State?

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are well!! Today I wanted to speak about how the weather affects us. I find this topic very interesting because I tend to procrastinate more with good weather than bad.  Maybe weather does have significant impact on our […]

Join us after summer!

Join us after summer!

Hello again ☺️ I hope you’re all staying safe! Are you planning on starting university after summer? Would you like to know what it’s like to be starting in September? I joined in September 2018 so I can tell you what my journey has been […]

The Best Parks in Birmingham

The Best Parks in Birmingham

Hey everyone. I hope you’re all staying safe, it seems to be working so let’s keep it up! As I mentioned in a previous post, it is National Walking Month this May. All right, I haven’t been walking all day every day, but I’ve been getting in my […]

Just Keep Swimming

Just Keep Swimming

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! How are you? I hope you and your family are all staying well. Today I would like to discuss my daily routine during the lockdown – although I think it’s not just me who has found this situation a bit challenging. […]

Mediterranean with Simon Reeve

Mediterranean with Simon Reeve

Hi everyone! I hope you’re all okay and staying safe. 🙂 What programmes and films have you been watching during lockdown? One programme I have found really interesting is Mediterranean with Simon Reeve. Episode 1 – shows Simon’s journey from Malta to Italy and then Albania. […]