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Closing the 69m teaching gap needs to be top priority for world's education leaders

The shortage of teachers is the biggest threat to the international goal of providing quality teaching to all.

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Prestigious Royal Economic Society comes to Sussex.

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Student seeks Royal seal of approval for innovative way to find customers the best seat in the house.

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Can AI ever match human intelligence?

Sussex Professor Maggie Boden thinks its 'sheer fantasy' that artificial intelligence could ever match the human mind...


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Sussex ranked first in world for development studies

2 March 2018

The University of Sussex has been ranked first in the world for development studies in the QS University Rankings 2018.

University of Sussex cuts a third of student rents

7 February 2018

Rents will be cut for around one in three students living on campus for 2018/19, the University of Sussex has confirmed.

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University friends reunite for rough sleeping fundraiser

14 March 2018

Two friends who met at the University of Sussex are having a reunion with a difference as they prepare to sleep rough for charity.

Mutual inspiration: Verona and Mary

8 March 2018

To celebrate International Women’s Day on 8 March, female academics and students describe what they most admire in each other.

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Closing the 69 million teacher gap needs to be top priority for world’s education leaders

19 March 2018

Addressing the global teacher gap of 69 million should be the number one priority for education policymakers the world over, a new study has warned.

‘You’re fired!’: Why we shouldn’t be surprised at the tumult at the heart of Trump’s ‘Apprentice’ presidency

19 March 2018

A series of high-profile White House sackings indicates Donald Trump is modelling his presidency on his successful turn in 'The Apprentice'.

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