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Lest we forget

Researching Newhaven's role in the First World War.

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Generation Snowflake: Fact or Fiction?

Thursday 15 November 2018, 6pm Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts

Is there any truth to concept of ‘snowflakes’? Join our panel including Jess Phillips MP and Grace Campbell, founder of The Pink Protest, for an evening of lively debate and discussion.


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Giving babies a better start

Thanks to research at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS), the outlook for premature babies around the world is much brighter.


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Our University 

Sussex wins agents’ award for Most Preferred University in the UK

31 October 2018

The University has been recognised by international student recruitment agents for its high-quality education provision and the services it provides.

Giant tortoises “found” on campus

30 October 2018

After decades of believing two substantial works of art by his father were lost, Nicholas Skeaping has finally met them at the University of Sussex.

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Our people

Global governance must overcome zeitgeist of mistrust if world environmental issues are to be tackled effectively

5 November 2018

The growing mistrust towards global intuitions must be overcome if the world is to successfully tackle the environmental challenges it faces.

Litter by litter, wildlife-loving students clear up beauty spot

1 November 2018

Wildlife-loving Sussex students helped to clear a local beauty spot of litter and debris.

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Our research

University of Sussex scientists opening up access to science through DIY equipment

8 November 2018

Scientists have developed a £25 piece of hardware to demonstrate how our brains function, which could aid educators around the world.

Lest we forget

7 November 2018

First World War centenary commemorations culminate on Remembrance Sunday, but for doctoral student Jenny Flood the reflections are far from over.

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