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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 […]

How to Create a Good Learning Space at Home

How to Create a Good Learning Space at Home

Hey everyone. How are you getting on with your studies? Well, for me, heading out the door once a week for my evening course at University College Birmingham used to be the ‘norm’ and it was just right for me. I looked forward to being in the […]

Stress Awareness Month

Stress Awareness Month

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! I hope you are feeling good and healthy. Today I would like to emphasise the importance of maintaining ourselves free from stress. I am the first one who stresses out when lots of things jumble up. But we all need to […]

Overcoming Our Fears of Public Speaking

Overcoming Our Fears of Public Speaking

Okay, so we’ve probably all been there – maybe a student presentation in a crowded room, all eyes on you, heart racing, hands shaking, palms sweating, mouth trembling, voice quivering… what is that fear all about and how can we overcome it? Generally it’s known as […]

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 […]

Hints to make you happy!!!

Hints to make you happy!!!

Hello, hello, hellooo, everyone!!!! I hope you are good and looking forward to the Christmas break. I think everyone needs it. Disconnect and enjoy a bit of time for yourselves. Well this week I am going to give you some hints that keep me happy. […]

Three tips to make the most of your university experience

Three tips to make the most of your university experience

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! I hope you’ve had a lovely weekend and I assume you are preparing for your Christmas holidays as well as I am. Although I must say that I am going to be quite busy completing two assignments for January. This week […]

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 […]

World Vegan Day

World Vegan Day

Hello everyone. Today’s topic is for all the animal lovers and environmental activists out there. As many of you have probably seen on social media, it was World Vegan Day on 1 November. A lot of people might think now: What? Veganism? That’s way too […]

Hints to write outstanding conclusions

Hints to write outstanding conclusions

Hello, hello, hello everyone!!! How are you? I hope you are good and enjoying Reading Week as long as you are also productive. The other day I had a lesson on Writing Conclusions, and I found it so interesting and helpful that I thought it […]