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

Elaine Ortiz
Elaine Ortiz is the founder of  the Hummingbird Project, a Brighton-based charity that works with young refugees in the local area.

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Community news 

University of Sussex vows to strengthen fruitful relationship with local community

12 February 2019

The University commits to doing even more for its community, responding to new report highlighting huge amount of civic activity in higher education.

Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts partners with Brighton People's Theatre

6 February 2019

Brighton People's Theatre have announced a year-long programme in partnership with Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts and other organisations.

Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts announce spring programme

6 February 2019

The season of performance, music, cinema, discussion and debate is in collaboration with academics at the University of Sussex and cultural partners.

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