Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers


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Cooking On A Budget!

Cooking On A Budget!

Food is an integral part of anyone’s life and eating the same type of food can become boring if you have it on a regular basis, making us want to try and cook something new. But sometimes, cooking something new or satisfying your cravings for […]

Reviewing Last Semester

Reviewing Last Semester

The second semester will start soon. Today, let us do a quick review of how we did last semester, and I hope the points below will help! • Assignment and Deadlines How was the assignment you did last semester? Have you handed them in on […]

India: Land of Culture and Diversity!

India: Land of Culture and Diversity!

In the last week’s blog, I talked about how as an international student, studying abroad gives you the opportunity to learn and embrace new cultures from students around the world. This week, I thought let me share some of my heritage from my country – […]

Introducing … Dim Sum!

Introducing … Dim Sum!

Last week, I shared five Lunar New Year Foods (Check it out here if you have not!). As a foodie, today I would like to share some famous food from my hometown – Hong Kong. One of the most famous foods is dim sum. The […]

Life as a International Student!

Life as a International Student!

Being an international student can be a bit overwhelming to start with, as for most of us, it would be the first time you are away from your family and country all by yourself. But life as an international student has taught me a lot, […]

Lunar New Year Foods!

Lunar New Year Foods!

Happy Lunar New Year! Last week, I shared five Lunar New Year traditions (Make sure to have a look here if you haven’t!) and today, I would like to share five of my favourite foods to eat during Lunar New Year.   • Turnip Cake (蘿蔔糕 […]

A Day in The Snow!

A Day in The Snow!

Last Sunday, the UK was graced with a pleasant snowfall, and I couldn’t have been more excited as I opened my window in the morning. All I could see was a white blanket of snow that had covered everything, and I knew it would be […]

Five Lunar New Year Traditions

Five Lunar New Year Traditions

Lunar New Year (農曆新年), also known as Chinese New Year or Spring Festival. This year (2021) is the year of Ox, and it is on the 12 February. You may wonder why the new year date is not on the 1st January and the representative […]

How to Stay Under A Budget!

How to Stay Under A Budget!

As a student, it is essential to follow a set budget for all our expenses. With currently being in lockdown and concentrating on assignments, it can easily lead to having a takeaway quite often as a means of treating ourselves or buying something you really […]

New Year, a Healthier You!

New Year, a Healthier You!

It’s the first month of the new year. Have you made any plans for what you want to do in 2021?  Here are 10 health-related things for you to maybe challenge yourself with in 2021! 1) Eat 5 different fruits/vegetables in a day These days, we […]