Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Au-term – Preparations for going to uni

Au-term – Preparations for going to uni

One thing that I like about UCB is that it’s different to other education establishments. They offer post-16 courses as well as undergraduate and postgraduate courses so there are loads of options for study. I’m glad I chose UCB! So it’s that time of year […]

My Summer Holidays

My Summer Holidays

Hello, hello, hello, everyone !!!! I hope you are enjoying your summer as much as me. I’m going to tell you what I’ve been doing this summer and I hope you enjoy reading it. At the beginning of June, I visited Portugal for a week, […]

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 […]

Journey to UCB

Journey to UCB

Hello! It has been a very busy week, so I thought I would tell you a bit more about where I have been before moving to Birmingham and a little about my time spent here in Birmingham as a UCB student.   Army Before leaving Portugal I […]

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!). […]