Sussex Centre for American Studies

American Studies events

American Studies Research Roundtable

Tuesday 25 September from 16:00 until 18:00
BSMS 2.10
American Studies Research Seminar
American Studies staff and PGRs

American Studies Research Roundtable - find out about the newest research coming out of the Sussex Centre for American Studies.

Sheiks, Sweetbacks, and Harlem Renaissance Sexuality, or The Chauncey Thesis at Twenty-Five

Tuesday 2 October from 16:00 until 18:00
Shawcross AS 1
English Colloquium, SexDiss, Modernist Studies, American Studies Research Seminar
Benjamin Kahan, Louisiana State University

Examines Harlem Renaissance texts to revise George Chauncey's influential 1994 description of Gay New York.


Saturday 6 October from 8:00 until 20:00
Sussex Innovation Centre

Female friendly hackathon for Brighton Digital Festival in honour of Ada Lovelace Day (9th October).

Startup Sussex and Social Impact Prize Launch Event 2018

Tuesday 9 October from 16:30 until 17:30
Careers & Employability Centre

Whether you’ve got an idea you want to make happen, or want to learn about developing business concepts, StartUp Sussex is the programme for you.

Startup Sussex and the Social Impact Prize Launch

Tuesday 9 October from 16:30 until 17:30
Careers & Employability Centre, Seminar Room inside the Library

StartUp Sussex/Social Impact Prize is an annual competition for enterprising Sussex students and recent graduates (graduating up to 3 years ago).

Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Scheme - Launch Event

Tuesday 9 October from 18:00 until 19:00
Careers and Employability Centre in the Library
Simon Chuter, Innovation Advisor

For international students with a business idea who want to put it into practice in the UK and require a visa to do this after graduation.

Postgraduate placements: Training for staff

Wednesday 10 October from 10:00 until 12:00
Careers and Employability Centre Seminar Rooms, The Library

This training is for academic and professional services staff who would like to know more about postgraduate placements to support students.

Careers Fair 2018

Wednesday 7 November from 11:00 until 15:00
American Express Community Stadium, Falmer, Brighton

Meet a wide range of organisations, all in one place. Graduate jobs, placements, volunteering, and more! There's something for everyone.

Work In America with USA Summer Camp!

Tuesday 13 November from 14:00 until 15:00
Careers & Employability Centre, Library

Come to our presentation and hear about the endless opportunities summer camp in America can offer!

What next for...HAHP

Thursday 15 November from 12:00 until 13:00
Careers & Employability Centre

What comes next after your degree in HAHP? Don’t put this off until after you’ve left – come and discover your options now.