Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Category: Being Happy

My top 4 Summer Reads!

My top 4 Summer Reads!

With the world starting to be digitalised, there’s nothing fresher than having a good-ol’ book in hand. It’s always nice to take a break from the endless scrolling and the blue light coming off of our screens. You have no idea what book you’d like […]

What being a first year student was like during the pandemic

What being a first year student was like during the pandemic

What was it like being a first year student during a global pandemic? Well, here’s a taster for you: it’s nothing like what you’d expect.  Amid the month of waiting for my A-level results, the majority of my friends were ecstatic about the idea of […]

Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone

Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone

There are many benefits of stepping out of your comfort zone. Today, I would like to share some tips on how you can expand your comfort zone. • Find a mentor                         One of the quickest and perhaps easiest ways to start is to look for […]

Keeping up with your mental health!

Keeping up with your mental health!

Everyone in today’s world lives a pretty busy lifestyle and often ignores a key factor needed to run our busy lifestyles: our health. Whether physical or mental, taking care of your health is very important. Granted, taking care of your physical health during your off […]

Life After University!

Life After University!

All 2021 graduates, including myself, got our final results. First, I would like to congratulate all of them as we all were able to achieve our goals despite the tough year everyone had to face, so well done! One thing I am aware many graduates […]

Butter Chicken Recipe!

Butter Chicken Recipe!

Through my old blogs, I have shared many Indian foods you need to try and some links to recipes to try at home – if you haven’t read those, follow this link. This week I thought I’d share not a food recommendation, but my recipe […]

10 Quotes for Graduates!

10 Quotes for Graduates!

First, I would like to take the opportunity to say congratulations to all recent graduates! I’m sure you’ve all received your classification and well done everyone! You should be proud of what you have achieved, especially in the current circumstances. Today, I have gathered 10 […]

Coffee and Walnut Cake!

Coffee and Walnut Cake!

Both semesters are over and most of you will hopefully be enjoying your summer break! Some of you might be bored at home looking to do something if you are not working, so I thought maybe some of you would like to try your hands […]

My Bucket List!

My Bucket List!

I am an adrenaline junkie, which I think I have mentioned once or twice in my blogs. I love adventure and everything that makes my heart pump faster. I thought this week I would share few things on my bucket list, and perhaps it might […]

Plans for Summer Break!

Plans for Summer Break!

Hello there! It’s the end of the academic year, and you’ll soon be having your summer break; what are you planning to do in these three months? In today’s blog, I am going to share some ideas on how you can spend your summer break! […]