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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


This Sussex Life. Vivien Neumann, Erasmus exchange student: "Leaving Brighton feels so wrong."

27 March 2020

Vivien Neumann, an exchange student in Information Systems (MSc) from Munich, talks about the difficult decision she has had to make.


This Sussex Life: Student Ellie-Louise Herbert. "I knew I had to do the run."

12 March 2020

Ellie-Louise Herbert explains why a close personal tragedy inspired her to run in this year's BM10k during the Brighton Marathon Weekend in April.


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Our University


Symptoms, sanitising, swabs, shopping ...?

1 April 2020

Sussex academics are sharing their knowledge and expertise on how to cope and what to expect during the Covid-19 pandemic.


Run with #TeamSussex for mental health research - last free spaces

30 January 2020

Last free spaces for 2020 Brighton marathon, 10k and 50K bike ride


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