Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

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Stop sabotaging yourself

Stop sabotaging yourself

Self-sabotaging behaviour can come in many different kinds, ranging from procrastination to over-indulgence. Whatever kind of self-sabotaging behaviour it is, these behaviours somehow stop you from moving forward in life. It’s a complicated issue and no solution provided is an easy fix to this problem, […]

Dead city – the reopening

Dead city – the reopening

Lockdown has finally changed. It’s being eased little by little and for the first time ever, we have been following every process in order to get our lives back to normal. We are at a point where we are almost done with quarantine, where we […]

Five new brands I recently discovered on social media

Five new brands I recently discovered on social media

Hey everyone, I hope you are all well and staying safe. Last week I told you about some of the things I wish to accomplish by the age of 22. Today I am here to tell you about new brands that I discovered through Instagram and […]

Getting an e-scooter – student experience

Getting an e-scooter – student experience

There is no doubt that the pandemic is driving us crazy. I mean we are buying compulsively and procrastinating at its maximum. But I do believe among this time wasted and vague dreams to buy things that as students we just can’t afford, something good must […]

Recommendations to stay protected during summer

Recommendations to stay protected during summer

Summer is probably the most exciting season of the year. The good weather makes people enjoy summer more because it’s not always going to be around. That’s why during this time outdoor activities are pretty popular, especially for students because summer means holidays. Unfortunately, not […]

My mum’s birthday in quarantine

My mum’s birthday in quarantine

Hey everyone, I hope you are well and staying safe. Last week was my mother’s birthday, and since we are in quarantine, we couldn’t go out to any restaurant. Since my mum loves a good brunch, I decided to organise a small one for her, […]

My trip to Brussels – part 1

My trip to Brussels – part 1

Hi everyone, I hope everything is going well with you. On the reading week, I decided to travel to Brussels to see my family, because I missed them and since the 3rd year can be stressful, I needed to see them for extra support. I […]

The Alchemist: review

The Alchemist: review

Hi everyone, I hope you had a lovely start to the semester and are now enjoying the reading week. If you are anything like me you most likely have lots of deadlines and feel you have little time to do anything. My best advice is […]

Grocery shopping do’s and don’ts for non brummies

Grocery shopping do’s and don’ts for non brummies

Relying on supermarkets around the city centre is not a good idea for one simple reason, the student budget. My best recommendation as a second-year student is to compare supermarkets, markets, shops and explore around the area because it can make a big financial difference […]

Event Tech Live 2019

Event Tech Live 2019

Hi everyone, Today I am here to talk with you about my experience at the Event Tech Live that I went to the other month. Since I am a BA (Hons) Marketing with Events Management Student, my lecturers decided to take us to this event […]