Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: Uni Talk

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 […]

The Big Move In

The Big Move In

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! How are you today? I feel very excited and happy about my new apartment. Today as you may have read in the title, I want to speak about what it has been like moving all my things from one place to another. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Universal Language

Universal Language

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! I hope you are all well. Today I would like to speak about something that I have realised and got me thinking… Maybe we are not that different to animals. The other day I was walking by the canal and I […]

Wildlife in the UK

Wildlife in the UK

Hello again! 🙂 I hope you’re enjoying the lovely weather lately! A lot of people have really got back in touch with nature throughout this lockdown by going for daily walks, whether it be around a local reservoir, through a park or a forest. The […]

Are you ready to go back to the normal everyday life?

Are you ready to go back to the normal everyday life?

Hello again, I hope you’re staying safe! 🙂 The UK has been in “lockdown” for eight weeks now (although it hasn’t been properly enforced compared to other countries). Are you ready to go back to a normal lifestyle? Do you feel like the world is […]

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. […]

How to make your home sustainable

How to make your home sustainable

Hi everyone! I hope you’re staying home and staying safe! As you may have read in my previous blogs, I love the idea of being environmentally friendly. Firstly, I’d love to let you know about David Attenborough’s movie which is being released on Netflix this […]