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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 […]

Does The Weather Affect Our Emotional State?

Does The Weather Affect Our Emotional State?

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are well!! Today I wanted to speak about how the weather affects us. I find this topic very interesting because I tend to procrastinate more with good weather than bad.  Maybe weather does have significant impact on our […]

Join us after summer!

Join us after summer!

Hello again ☺️ I hope you’re all staying safe! Are you planning on starting university after summer? Would you like to know what it’s like to be starting in September? I joined in September 2018 so I can tell you what my journey has been […]

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 […]

Universal Language

Universal Language

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! I hope you are all well. Today I would like to speak about something that I have realised and got me thinking… Maybe we are not that different to animals. The other day I was walking by the canal and I […]

Wildlife in the UK

Wildlife in the UK

Hello again! 🙂 I hope you’re enjoying the lovely weather lately! A lot of people have really got back in touch with nature throughout this lockdown by going for daily walks, whether it be around a local reservoir, through a park or a forest. The […]

The Best Parks in Birmingham

The Best Parks in Birmingham

Hey everyone. I hope you’re all staying safe, it seems to be working so let’s keep it up! As I mentioned in a previous post, it is National Walking Month this May. All right, I haven’t been walking all day every day, but I’ve been getting in my […]

Feeling More and Worrying Less

Feeling More and Worrying Less

Hello, Hello, Hello, everyone!!! I hope you are all well! One day more is one day less. I am sure this situation is coming to an end soon. I also hope that you are not stressing too much with assignments or exams. It’s the last […]

Are you ready to go back to the normal everyday life?

Are you ready to go back to the normal everyday life?

Hello again, I hope you’re staying safe! 🙂 The UK has been in “lockdown” for eight weeks now (although it hasn’t been properly enforced compared to other countries). Are you ready to go back to a normal lifestyle? Do you feel like the world is […]

What can we do about climate change?

What can we do about climate change?

Hey everyone. How are you? Today, I wanted to talk about climate change. The streets are still quiet (kind of), I don’t think I’ve heard a siren in the eight weeks since the lockdown started, there’s not much activity on the motorways, factories are closed and […]