Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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Striving for Equality – International Women’s Day

Striving for Equality – International Women’s Day

Hey everyone! Today I want to talk about gender equality, as women’s rights to equality have been swept under the rug for decades and in some societies and communities, sadly, this is still the case. The good news is this: it’s International Women’s Day on Sunday 8 March, the […]

Work placement

Work placement

Hi everyone! As some of you may know, I am currently in my work placement year of my Culinary Arts Management degree. I’m almost 10 months into my placement – some times were crazy busy and flew right by, a lot of challenges, new experiences and so […]

UCB Moss House

UCB Moss House

Hello everyone! Today I decided to talk about the £44 million investment into the new University College Birmingham campus, Moss House. This is an elite building featuring cutting-edge facilities for everything from nursing and social work to physiotherapy and sport and fitness.  The new building is the […]

Blue Monday 2020

Blue Monday 2020

Unhappy morning guys… Yesterday was Blue Monday – the most depressing day of the year. The 3rd Monday of the year was calculated by a study to be the most depressing day of the year, due to the result of bad weather, debt and that warmth of […]

2020

2020

Hi guys! There is so much going on around the world and 2020 has only just begun! January is a crucial month in the academic calendar: Assignment due dates, exams and the end of the semester. I hope everyone is on track with their studies […]

Money Money Money

Money Money Money

Hi everyone!!! So Christmas is coming up!! Have you done your Christmas shopping yet? Have you broken your bank yet? Haha… I thought it might be a good time to write about some money-saving tips… Unitemps So first of all, make sure you are signed […]

Have you registered to vote yet?

Have you registered to vote yet?

Hello everyone! Today’s blog entry is about the General Election on 12 December. Today (26 November) is the last day that you can register for the election and I think it is important to speak about that. Even though most of us feel desperate or […]

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 […]