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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Sebastien Kaye

“Turning off lights is fine, but it's not enough”

Climate activist Sebastien Kaye, who is studying for a BA in Human Geography and International Development at Sussex, says governments have to take more responsibility to mitigate climate change.

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Raneem Salha

"It was difficult to see how sad some things can be"

Raneem Salha, who is studying Law with International Relations, describes how volunteering with charities has changed her perspective on her career choice.

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“I want to empower other young people”

Alinery Lianhlawng is graduating with a MBA at Sussex’s winter graduation this year, and has pioneered a venture to create school libraries for marginalised communities in India.

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