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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 […]

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. […]

What Do Students Worry About?

What Do Students Worry About?

Hey everyone. How are you doing? I may have mentioned in my previous blog posts that I’m coming so close to the end of my course. I’ll be honest, it’s a stressful time of year, especially since we’ve all been made to stay at home […]

Life as an Online Learner at UCB

Life as an Online Learner at UCB

Hey everyone. I hope you’re keeping in good spirits, staying safe, positive and looking after your wellbeing. With everything that’s happening in the current climate, from Covid-19 to the protests over injustices in the world, I’m feeling a mix of emotions right now and the last few weeks […]

My Top 3 Video Call Apps

My Top 3 Video Call Apps

Hey everyone. I’m just going to dive right in! This lockdown has been really tough for lots of us for different reasons. For me as a student, it’s been a difficult adjustment with my course moving online part-way through the academic year and being physically disconnected […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Stress Awareness Month

Stress Awareness Month

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! I hope you are feeling good and healthy. Today I would like to emphasise the importance of maintaining ourselves free from stress. I am the first one who stresses out when lots of things jumble up. But we all need to […]

Daylight Savings

Daylight Savings

Hey guys! On 29 March we shifted an hour ahead because of daylight savings. Staying up late or waking up early might seem like no big deal for most of us, especially during these times. This was a concept introduced by Benjamin Franklin in late […]