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

Liam Hackett, who runs the charity Ditch The Label
Liam Hackett runs Ditch the Label – the largest anti-bullying charity in the world. Based in Brighton, he raises awareness through his work and gives a voice to young people.

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Latest news

Academics debate the effectiveness of prison at Brighton event

28 March 2017

A sell-out audience gathered at the Brighton Museum this month to watch an expert panel of academics debate the effectiveness of prison.


Pupils take on ‘Apprentice’ challenge to raise money for charity

28 March 2017

School pupils have raised more than £200 for charity after taking on an Apprentice-style challenge at the University of Sussex.


Hundreds attend charity football tournament to raise funds for Rockinghorse

27 March 2017

The charity event was organised by Sussexsport to help raise money for the local children’s charity.


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