Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

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Travel Essentials Checklist – Pandemic Edition

Travel Essentials Checklist – Pandemic Edition

Travelling back home this year will be a little bit more difficult. There are more things to gather beforehand, and not doing so, could lead to not hopping on that plane or passing the border to see our loved ones. I am personally going to […]

To new beginnings…

To new beginnings…

Hello everyone! I hope everyone is well and happy. This post would be my last blog post on UCB international student blog. The time I spent writing on here has been very enjoyable and insightful, but I guess this is the end of the road […]

My best accomplishments since starting University

My best accomplishments since starting University

The year is soon to end and so half of my third year of university. It has been a rough year but an interesting journey. It is interesting to think and analyse the things I’ve done during this unforgettable year. As I feel I have […]

Top 3 best psychological thrillers on Netflix

Top 3 best psychological thrillers on Netflix

Don’t know about you but I think there is nothing better than a good movie to watch before going to bed. But finding one is not always easy; I mean, can you remember a recent movie that satisfied you and left you thinking after it? […]

ONLINE CLASSES – STUDENT OPINION

ONLINE CLASSES – STUDENT OPINION

This year has been the most technological ever! It seems everything has moved on to some kind of online platform to avoid any possible risks. It has some good and some inconvenient sides, so I thought I would share my opinion as a university student. […]

How to make out the most of the second lockdown

How to make out the most of the second lockdown

2020 has shown us that anything is possible. And clearly, we couldn’t close this year without another quarantine. The first one almost drove us crazy, but how are we going to cope with lockdown number 2. The guidelines for staying at home has changed in […]

How to get a car? – Student advice

How to get a car? – Student advice

Life gets easier the moment you replace public transport with your own car. All of a sudden, time becomes more precious and valuable. That is why most of us decide to get one. But it is not as simple as just wanting it or just […]

Things I want to do once the pandemic is over

Things I want to do once the pandemic is over

We are all looking forward to that day when the pandemic is finally over, and we can get our lives back to normal without any types of social restrictions. It is very exciting to think about how are we going to celebrate all those occasions […]

How am I coping with online classes – Back to Uni edition

How am I coping with online classes – Back to Uni edition

The first week of October is getting closer and closer, especially that first day of classes in the new academic year. There are so many expectations but also, so many questions and doubts of how to cope with things since nothing is like it used […]

5 Things I wouldn’t have done without lockdown

5 Things I wouldn’t have done without lockdown

In some ways, it could be said that this current pandemic has changed our lives for good. The impact for some has been huge, so much so that some of us have made decisions that will affect us forever. I personally have bought and made […]