Sussex in the community

At the University of Sussex we are lucky to be part of a vibrant mix of communities and cultures, and we care about the role we play. Whether you’re a resident, business, charity or other organisation, there are a range of ways you can get involved in our activities and share your ideas.

Community heroes

Adam Buckingham is the founding director of Brighton’s Real Junk Food Project which aims to turn surplus food into delicious meals.

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Community news 

Volunteering students give local charity food for thought

23 May 2018

How research by Sussex students is helping to inform volunteering programmes at a charity that aims to tackle food waste.

Students and locals from Brighton join Gob Squad on the stage at Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts

23 May 2018

British/German arts collective Gob Squad have performed all over the world for 25 years. Now, they come to our venue as part of Brighton Festival...

Novelist Ali Smith set plates and heads spinning for opener at Charleston Festival

21 May 2018

Sussex honorary graduate Ali Smith gives a cracking response to The Famous Women Dinner Service.

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