Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Tag: Friendship

Au-term – Preparations for going to uni

Au-term – Preparations for going to uni

One thing that I like about UCB is that it’s different to other education establishments. They offer post-16 courses as well as undergraduate and postgraduate courses so there are loads of options for study. I’m glad I chose UCB! So it’s that time of year […]

Journey to UCB

Journey to UCB

Hello! It has been a very busy week, so I thought I would tell you a bit more about where I have been before moving to Birmingham and a little about my time spent here in Birmingham as a UCB student.   Army Before leaving Portugal I […]

Not-So Student Nights!

Not-So Student Nights!

Hello! I hope everyone is coping through the final weeks of uni and all those deadlines that seem to have come all at once! I have one more deadline and a couple of presentations and then I’m done for the year and it’s safe to […]

2018 Rewind

2018 Rewind

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and have settled into the New Year! I always find that January is a month of reflection on the past year. This time last year I looked back on the previous 12 months with my 2017 rewind and got some […]

10 random facts about me

10 random facts about me

I will be writing to you every week for the next few months so you will know what I’m up to and what  I’ll be doing with my life. However I think it’s also important for you to get to know a little bit more […]

Being an international student at UCB

Being an international student at UCB

Hey everyone and welcome to my very first blog post! To begin this journey I thought I could talk to you a little bit about being an international student at UCB as there are always a lot of people from abroad who are interested in […]

Coping with grief

Coping with grief

Fortunately this is a topic I haven’t had masses of experience with. I’ve never lost a sibling, or a parent, but I have lost a friend. In 2017 someone who was extremely special to me passed away. Grief is a funny emotion and one that […]

Top summer reads

Top summer reads

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and have been enjoying the gorgeous summer sun. Some of you may know from my previous blog post that I went away on holiday last week. I don’t know about any of you, but I love nothing […]

Getting ready for graduation

Getting ready for graduation

So, it’s nearly the end of the year and graduation is soon approaching. I’m so excited for this day, but it comes with lots of mixed emotions… Excitement is the first emotion I feel when thinking about graduation, this is the end to a two […]

How to plan a themed party

How to plan a themed party

Hello everyone, This week’s blog post is a little different! This week my sister had a birthday party, and almost every year she has a murder mystery with a different theme. In previous years it has been the wild west, circus, roaring 20’s and this […]