Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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My Summer Plan

My Summer Plan

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! How are you today? Today I would like to share my summer plan with you all. Now that everything is coming bit by bit back to normality, I am starting to plan my summer. I don’t know about you, but I […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Benefits of Crying

Benefits of Crying

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! I hope you are good and healthy. Today I thought due to the current situation we are living in now, it would be a good idea to speak about why we cry and the benefits of the tears. In general, there are […]

The Importance of the Little Things

The Importance of the Little Things

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are feeling well and healthy. I understand that these days are complicated, but nevertheless I always believe there is a positive side of everything. Today I want to speak about what is really important. Those small things that, […]

International Day of Happiness

International Day of Happiness

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! I hope you are well and staying calm in these hard days. Today I would like to raise awareness of the International Day of Happiness, which was last Friday (20 March). This day focuses on three purposes, which are: “Keep Calm, Stay […]

Social Distancing and Self Isolation

Social Distancing and Self Isolation

Hello!! I hope you are well. During this pandemic, self-isolation and social distancing have been advised for those who have health conditions, those who are elderly and for those who have contact with vulnerable people. Many will agree that the thought of self-isolation sounds scary and […]