Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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Recruitment In A Global Pandemic

Recruitment In A Global Pandemic

Hey everyone. How are you all doing? Today I wanted to talk about recruitment after this global pandemic, because the truth is none of us know what it might look like when things return anywhere close to ‘normal’ as we know it. If you’re a […]

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 […]

Life as an Online Learner at UCB

Life as an Online Learner at UCB

Hey everyone. I hope you’re keeping in good spirits, staying safe, positive and looking after your wellbeing. With everything that’s happening in the current climate, from Covid-19 to the protests over injustices in the world, I’m feeling a mix of emotions right now and the last few weeks […]

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 […]

Why do we have bad dreams?

Why do we have bad dreams?

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you and your family are all well!! A few months ago, I spoke about “Dreams”, what they are and why we dream. Today I wanted to speak about the dreams we are having right now due to lockdown. After speaking […]

My Quarantine Kitchen

My Quarantine Kitchen

I love cooking. The smells, the flavour and of course, the nutrition – it just makes me happy! And one thing that I’m thankful for during this quarantine is that I get to spend a bit more time in the kitchen. Okay, don’t get me […]

Disabled Access Day 2020

Disabled Access Day 2020

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! I hope everyone is feeling well. Today I am going to speak about “Disabled Access Day” which took place on Monday 16 March. I will be focusing on how University College Birmingham supports students with any disability, opening their doors to higher education […]

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 […]

Try Something New

Try Something New

Hey everyone, February came around quickly, didn’t it?! It just shows that time really does fly by and this ties in nicely to what I want to talk about today. I recently read an article about a full-time single mother who went to university at the […]

5 Tips for Attending the UCB Open Day

5 Tips for Attending the UCB Open Day

Hello everyone! I hope you’re all having a great start to the year. I can’t believe that we’re almost at the end of the month already. Time flies when you’re having fun as they say! Today I wanted to talk to you about the UCB […]