Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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Magical Experience

Magical Experience

Hello, hello, hello everyone! How are you feeling today? I hope you are in control and well organised for your assignments, as this will allow you to keep a healthy mindset. I hope you found last week’s post on ‘Tips and Tricks for Choosing your Everyday […]

Braving New Heights – My Bear Grylls Adventure

Braving New Heights – My Bear Grylls Adventure

Hey guys, I hope you’re all well. Let’s just dive right in shall we?! For many of us, this student life could mean adjusting to a new way of living, homesickness, pressure of studying, lacking motivation to study, and maybe you’re not feeling it just yet but […]

Indecisive about joining? Don’t be nervous, be excited!

Indecisive about joining? Don’t be nervous, be excited!

Hello again!!! 🙂 Have you already enrolled and are due to start your university course soon? Or are you still undecided and are thinking about joining us in January? I can imagine you are pretty nervous… I know I was when I started university! However, […]

Language Opportunities

Language Opportunities

Hello! Ciao! Konnichiwa! Have you ever wanted to learn another language? Do you already speak several languages and understand how valuable it is? Would you like to increase your employability opportunities? Would you like to be able to understand what your bilingual friends talk about? Or would […]

Last bloggers post – Becky

Last bloggers post – Becky

So, it’s finally here! After two years, I am saying my farewell to being a UCB blogger! This also marks my third year of being a UCB student, which is such madness!! Over the last two years, I’ve written posts about Birmingham, education, college life, […]

Activities to do over the summer in Birmingham

Activities to do over the summer in Birmingham

If you are originally from Birmingham or just like me will stay in the city to work this summer, don’t think you can’t have fun just because you’re not going away. I’ve put together a little list that will hopefully be useful to you. Outdoor […]

5 non-English speaking series you must watch

5 non-English speaking series you must watch

The summer is here, and that screams sun, travelling and beer gardens! But still, sometimes we just feel like staying home in our pyjamas all day, including me. One of my favourite plans all year round is to watch Netflix from dawn to dusk, and […]

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

So recently, I got to go see Les Misérables at the Hippodrome, Birmingham. As a theatre lover, I’ve done a few posts about different shows I’ve seen, such as Wicked or The Wizard of Oz, and I’ve always said if I had more disposable income, going to […]

My Ultimate Binge-Watching List

My Ultimate Binge-Watching List

I can’t deny it- I’m a Netflix lover and as soon as I finish a TV series I immediately start looking for another one. One of my favourite genres is police/crime dramas so you’ll see a lot of that in this list, but I am open […]

UCB Gym in Richmond House!

UCB Gym in Richmond House!

Making full use of everything the University has to offer, I decided to join the gym! It’s only £35 for six months or £45 for 12 months, and as we’re already halfway through the year, I decided on the six-month option which is amazing value […]