Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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Community

Community

Hi guys, Uni has begun and that means assignments are coming in soon. I hope everyone has adjusted to the new environment and is ready to aim high. What I want to talk about today is not about academics, but adapting to the new life […]

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 […]

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 […]

Save Lives, Give Blood

Save Lives, Give Blood

  Hello again!! For a long time, I have wanted to donate blood and in August 2019 I finally registered myself as a blood donor. I was made aware of donating blood when I was quite young as my dad and granddad have done it […]

Getting started at Uni

Getting started at Uni

Hello again everybody! Since August has come to an end and uni is around the corner, I’ve received many enquiries as some people seem to be perplexed as to what they need to bring with them for their enrolment/induction at UCB. To keep things simple, organise […]

Things to do around Birmingham

Things to do around Birmingham

Hello again:) If you are moving into UCB accommodation, you are probably wondering what there is to do around Birmingham. As I live local, I can let you know about a few places which my friends and I love to go. Digbeth Dining Club is […]

Considering Clearing? Here’s My Story…

Considering Clearing? Here’s My Story…

Is it just me or does anyone else think that British Summer Time is as good as over? Well, after my wonderful holiday in Derbyshire a couple of weeks ago, I’m still making the most of my summer holidays (whenever the rain doesn’t fall, that is!). […]

Interview Preparation

Interview Preparation

Hi everyone! This week has been an interesting one for me as I start to look more into my next journey of getting a job after finishing university. One crucial stage in this chapter is interviews and that is what I wanted to talk to […]