Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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Movember

Movember

Hello everyone! Today I want to talk about a topic that will be especially interesting for all the men out there. We are already two weeks into November, and like every year a lot of young gentlemen are using this month to let their moustaches […]

Up to much this Reading Week?

Up to much this Reading Week?

Hi everyone. How’s Reading Week going for you? To be honest, I can’t believe that it’s almost over! It’s not like I’m getting loads of time off but I do look forward to even one week of no lectures or classes. So, what have you […]

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 […]

New Start

New Start

    Hello, hello, hello everyone!!!! How are you?? Ready for the new start? I am, and I must say I am very excited to know what new things I will learn from my course. Today I would like to speak about the new start […]

Clothes Shopping on a Student Budget

Clothes Shopping on a Student Budget

Hey everyone! I hope that you’re beginning to enjoy Birmingham and managing to find your way around the city (for those that are not familiar with Brum). I’m guessing that by now you’re settling nicely into your accommodation and student budgets have been planned? No?! I […]

Healthy Body…Healthy Mind…Healthy Student!

Healthy Body…Healthy Mind…Healthy Student!

Hey everyone and welcome to university! I hope you’re settling in well and if your course hasn’t officially started yet, I hope that you’re getting on OK with uni preparations. So you can probably tell from some of my previous blogs that I enjoy health and wellbeing type […]

The End of Summer

The End of Summer

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are okay. I want to share with you my driving licence experience and tell you what I learned about it. I am not sure if you’ve already got your licence or you are preparing for it, but either […]

Cannock Chase

Cannock Chase

Hello again! As it’s the perfect weather for walking, I thought I’d share with you my favourite local place to go for it! Cannock Chase is about 18 miles away from Birmingham city centre so it’s about half an hour away by car. It’s a […]

For the sake of sleep, UCB ready!

For the sake of sleep, UCB ready!

With the summer holidays nearly over, I’ve been trying to get back into some form of routine, adjusting my sleep pattern and turning those late nights around so that I can be in bed at a decent hour – for the sake of sleep! Unfortunately, […]

Summer Job

Summer Job

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! Counting the days to start or go back to uni??? I am!!!! Today I thought after telling you last week about my “Highest Pressure Opportunity” that it would be nice telling you all about my summer job. This summer was my second […]