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This Sussex Life

As everyone who studies or works at the University of Sussex knows, it’s the people who make the place special.

Whatever their background, whatever their role, they each have a story to tell about why they are here.

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“You don’t need a degree in IT to use it”

Many Sussex academics are using new technologies to enliven teaching.

Three winners of the Transformative Technology category of the 2019 Education Awards describe what they are doing to enhance the learning experience for their students.

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Our research


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.


Mainstream feminism is broken, says Sussex expert in new book

26 March 2020

A new book by Alison Phipps, Professor of Gender Studies at the University of Sussex, pulls back the curtain on the #MeToo movement.


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Our people


Why collective behaviour will get us through the Covid-19 pandemic

7 May 2020

Sussex psychologist Professor John Drury is among a group of behaviour scientists giving the UK government guidance during the coronavirus pandemic.


This Sussex Life: Nicole Klesser, SEF: “It’s important that students have someone to contact or see”

30 April 2020

Nicole Klesser, Head of Campus Facilities Management at Sussex, describes the challenges of life on campus during the Covid-19 pandemic.


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Our University


Archive keen to capture life in the time of Covid-19

5 May 2020

A Mass Observation Archive call-out for coronavirus stories and 12 May diaries has led to a flood of enquiries.


How Sussex is staying physically, digitally and mentally fit in a pandemic

23 April 2020

Sussex students and staff have been responding to the Covid-19 crisis in remarkable and heart-warming ways.


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