Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

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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 […]

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 […]

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: […]

Come, Read About My Friends!

Come, Read About My Friends!

Last night my friends and I were out drinking. Nothing too wild – Wetherspoons and conversation. We met almost two years ago in September when we started University. I arrived in the country on the 2nd – that’s when I met most of them. Bulgarian, […]

What living alone has taught me

What living alone has taught me

Hi everyone, As you probably know, I moved from Portugal to England two years ago and living alone was the scariest thing when I came to Birmingham. I wasn’t completely on my own as I moved with my boyfriend, but it was living without any […]

Residential Trip to Munich – Part 2

Residential Trip to Munich – Part 2

Hi everyone, I hope you had a lovely last week and are enjoying that we are now in the Easter holidays. For this week’s blog, I will follow on from my first instalment and write about the rest of my trip to Munich. Day 3 […]

Residential Trip to Munich – Part 1

Residential Trip to Munich – Part 1

Hi everyone! As I promised last week, this week’s post is going to be about my residential trip to Munich. Last week we went to Munich doing research for our Consumer Insights module, which is a standard module for all students studying Marketing. Day 1 […]

Rodizio Rico: The UK’s first Churrascaria

Rodizio Rico: The UK’s first Churrascaria

Hi everyone, I hope you had a lovely Reading Week and finished your assignments like me. First of all, I would like to invite you to my event on the 8th of April at the Karibu Coffee House. This event is an academic project, where […]

How to be an organised person

How to be an organised person

Hi everyone, Now that we are in Reading Week we need to be organised, or we are going to do everything except what is essential. I remember since school, I have always been an organised student who likes to plan everything on the weekend and […]