Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: Uni Talk

Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Hey everyone! Next week being Eating Disorders Awareness Week, I thought it would be good to spread awareness – this is a subject that deserves special attention as it brings terrible consequences. First of all, it is important to understand what could cause an eating disorder. It’s […]

What to do with a stressful assignment

What to do with a stressful assignment

Hello again! How are your assignments coming along? Are you feeling stressed about them?… If you are then I have written this blog for you! What is your motivation? If you understand WHY you are at university and WHY you are studying, it will help […]

Selfies and Self-Image

Selfies and Self-Image

Hello everyone! I hope everyone is OK and taking the week to catch up on uni work. If you read my post about social media etiquette for students then hopefully you’re a bit more social media savvy (if you weren’t already – heehee). In the run up […]

Why do we feel lonely?

Why do we feel lonely?

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are feeling good. Today I would like to speak about loneliness. I am strong believer that we are our own worst enemies because every time we are sad or feel that we are lonely, we start to overthink, […]

Work placement

Work placement

Hi everyone! As some of you may know, I am currently in my work placement year of my Culinary Arts Management degree. I’m almost 10 months into my placement – some times were crazy busy and flew right by, a lot of challenges, new experiences and so […]

Gratitude

Gratitude

Hey hey hey!!! 🙂 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Resolutions

Resolutions

Hello again! 🙂 So it’s the New Year… Do you have any resolutions?… Do you intend to keep them? I think the most important thing with resolutions is making them a life-long change… otherwise, is there much point? UCB Sustainable Pledge UCB are challenging YOU this […]