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Honorary degrees to four figures making a difference to science and society

A world-renowned neuroscientist and a former cabinet minister are among the individuals recognised by the University of Sussex during Winter Graduation.

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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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University of Sussex becomes first to install aerobic digester, reducing food waste produced by 70%

13 March 2020

Sussex has become the first university in the UK to install an aerobic digester, reducing food waste produced by 70% in an initial trial.

International Women's Day 2020: quiz answers revealed

9 March 2020

We reveal the answers to our International Women's Day quiz from the weekend, exploring nearby spots with links to the equality movement.

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Local NHS supported as Sussex students and staff respond to call for help

27 March 2020

A team of staff and students have responded to a call for help to alleviate local NHS pressures during the covid-19 pandemic.

Bitcoin and Bees: Sussex undergrads impress with their research expertise

13 March 2020

Two students shared their research insights into cryptocurrency and bees with MPs and government officials in a nationwide competition.

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How is lockdown affecting family life? Study participants needed!

30 March 2020

Sussex psychologists are asking parents of primary school age children to complete an online survey to help them track the impact of the pandemic.

Working towards a common humanity with 'Stories from a Migrant City'

30 March 2020

A new book by a University of Sussex professor shares the stories of over 100 people to challenge the standard terms of the immigration debate.

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