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Student inventor of marine bioplastic wins James Dyson award

Product Design graduate Lucy Hughes is announced as the winner of this year’s international James Dyson Award.

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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 to host Landscape Innovation Conference for Sussex Wildlife Trust

29 November 2019

A conference aiming to generate positive discussions about land use, community involvement & climate change will take place at Sussex in January.

University of Sussex pledges to welcome refugees

26 November 2019

The University of Sussex has signed two co-ordinated pledges to welcome and support refugees.

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Win for Global Studies graduate at Global Undergraduate Research awards

28 November 2019

A former Sussex student has been announced as Global Winner in the Anthropology & Cultural Studies category of the 2019 Global Undergraduate Awards.

This Sussex Life: Dr Nicola Abraham “I’m going to use the skills I learned at CERN to help tackle climate change”

27 November 2019

Dr Nicola Abraham is a post doctorate researcher working at CERN with the ATLAS collaboration, which discovered the Higgs Boson particle in 2012.

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Parties’ election promises on trade are incoherent and unachievable

6 December 2019

The political party manifestos in this General Election are incoherent and vague on trade and contain a number of unachievable targets.

Global levels of biodiversity could be lower than we think, new study warns

2 December 2019

Biodiversity could be in a worse state than we think, as assessments fail to account for long-lasting impacts of abrupt land changes.

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