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Major investors back disruptive new player in quantum computing race

Sussex physicists Professor Winfried Hensinger and Dr Sebastian Weidt launch their new quantum computing company 'Universal Quantum' with the backing of major international investors.

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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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Celebrations turn virtual for Sussex’s Class of 2020

20 July 2020

Innovative digital content is helping students to celebrate their achievements remotely while graduation ceremonies are postponed.

New action plan to promote LGBT equality at Sussex

8 July 2020

A new action plan highlights some of the key areas of work to promote LGBT equality that the University will be focusing on over the next three years.

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Graduation 2020: "The University of Sussex encouraged me to explore different aspects of myself"

24 July 2020

In his four years at Sussex, self-confessed class clown Ebenezer Egunlae learnt how to take on more responsibility without losing his sense of fun.

Graduation 2020: “I will always attribute my growth in confidence to the faculty in the School of English”

24 July 2020

Graduating with a First Class BA Hons in English Literature, Eleshea Williams has already landed a job to help advocate for educational change.

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New evidence review: the implications of contact for the well-being of children and young people

31 July 2020

Prof Janet Boddy co-authors new review into contact following placement in care and identifies best practice based on evidence from 49 recent studies.

One quarter of native mammals now at risk of extinction in Britain

30 July 2020

Led by a Sussex professor, the first official Red List for British Mammals highlights species most at risk of national extinction in the near future.

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