Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Category: Advice

Any plans for Friday afternoon?

Any plans for Friday afternoon?

How are you all dealing with the high temperatures we have had over a few of the days? 27 – 34 degrees… it feels like being on the beach in Spain but with no beach and in England. Poker face. Do not worry. As we […]

I Hate Flying

I Hate Flying

The time I was absolutely dreading has come at last. I must board a plane and survive its terrors. This article is probably not for you if you are a Aviation Management student; or if you just love planes and flying… or is it? During […]

My Trip To Bali: Ubud Part 1

My Trip To Bali: Ubud Part 1

Hi everyone, I hope you all had a fantastic week and I hope your grades were as good as you expected and for the ones that are going to graduate in September congratulations, I wish you all the best! Since I promised you 2 weeks […]

Moving Is… Just The Worst

Moving Is… Just The Worst

A little late to the party, I admit. I do posses a calendar (and a phone and a computer) to find out the date, however, I am a giant tool. Here’s my take on moving: read on if you are interested. Hopefully, most of you […]

The Wonders Of Modern Technology

The Wonders Of Modern Technology

Since I have moved over to the new house I got to explore the new technological advances this place provides. More importantly I get to improve them with my little (inadvisable) life hacks and see what ticks and what could be dangerous in the long […]

Five people you should follow on social media

Five people you should follow on social media

Hi everyone, First of all, I am really sorry for this post not being about my trip to Bali, but this last week has been really busy. I tried to put my hours of sleep back, organising the house but also preparing myself for a […]

Headphones: Wire(less)?

Headphones: Wire(less)?

Ask yourself: do you want to live in the 21st Century or in the 31st Century? What I am talking about, of course, are headphones. More and more, the classical wire headphones are being discontinued in favour of the wireless, Bluetooth ones. I own both […]

Sensitive Information: A Story Of Great Key-portance

Sensitive Information: A Story Of Great Key-portance

Last week I had to go and have a copy of my keys made. Everything sounds ok, right? It was ridiculously expensive, but I had the keys. There was one, small, tiny detail in that: the keys did not work. I still had the original […]

My 20th Birthday + What I got from friends and family

My 20th Birthday + What I got from friends and family

Hello, I hope you enjoyed my last weeks post, but as I told you this upcoming post was going be unique. As probably some of you know I turned 20 on the 6th of June, and it was such a special day that I wanted […]

Binge Watching: What Students Should Consider

Binge Watching: What Students Should Consider

For most of us, the uni has ended! No more assignments, no more lectures, no more early mornings! But.. what to do you do with your life in the summer? There are two sides to this story, as to most things in life. Side A: […]