Hi, I’m Abbie and I’m 17 years old. I’m a student at Halesowen College, which is in the West Midlands, UK. I’m in my second year now and I’m studying English Language and Literature, Creative Writing and Applied Law. I studied Philosophy in my first year, but didn’t do as well as I’d hoped, and consequently swapped it for Applied Law. Turns out failing Philosophy was both a blessing and a curse, I am enjoying and succeeding at Law. Continue reading “Abbie”




Hi, I’m Jess and I am a student at Halesowen College currently studying BTEC Art & Design. I have previously studied A Level Art, Chemistry and Mathematics but found that I didn’t enjoy Chemistry and Mathematics as much as my Art course. Realising I was more driven towards Art (and there is also the fact I failed both Chemistry and Maths) I pursued a 2 year course in what I was truly meant to do. Continue reading “Jess”



Hi, my name is Keri Sanghera, I’m 17 and I am in my second year of studying A Levels at Halesowen College. Initially I studied history, Spanish and business studies, however I decided to change from history to sociology this year. Sociology consists of more current issues which has always interested me. I chose to do A Levels because I wanted to develop my knowledge and understanding of these subjects since I have studied them all through high school. At school, my favourite subject was business studies because I am interested in how companies work.  Continue reading “Keri”