University of Sussex joins coalition urging investment managers to halt support for fossil fuels
Sussex is among a number of universities who have today issued a letter to the asset management industry urging them not to support fossil fuels.
It’s celebration time at the University of Sussex’s Winter Graduation
1,697 students from the University of Sussex celebrate graduation during six winter ceremonies and Sussex honors Brighton local, Andy Winter.
Space collaboration including Sussex scientist makes icy discovery which sheds light on the building blocks of life
James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) study sees scientists measure the darkest, coldest regions of space so far, 500 light-years from Earth.
Students and staff praise brave mum who gave her body for public dissection
Medical and allied health students and staff pay tribute to a “selfless” young mother, whose extraordinary gift to science will educate millions.
University of Sussex launches consultation on setting aside up to half of its campus to nature
Sussex launches consultation on how much of campus to set aside for nature and publishes Annual Sustainability & Sustainable Development Goals Report.
University of Sussex announces £6.6 million cost of living support for students and staff
The University of Sussex announces a £6.6 million package for its students and staff to help them manage rising living costs this winter.
Sussex & Surrey Institute of Technology on track to launch next year
The Institute of Technology project has now been officially named the 'Sussex & Surrey Institute of Technology.’
University of Sussex rides high in new world sustainability rankings
Initiatives to enhance sustainability efforts across the university have been recognised in the QS World University Ranking: Sustainability 2023.
Students who have been in care set to benefit from largest ever philanthropic donation for Sussex undergraduates
A new £600,000 scholarship programme supporting University of Sussex students who have been in care is to be rolled out this academic year.
University of Sussex becomes accredited Real Living Wage employer
People who work at the University of Sussex have been guaranteed that they will be paid at least the Real Living Wage.
New ‘Rights of Nature’ case will have major implications for protected forest and indigenous lands
A University of Sussex conservation biologist addresses urgent climate and biodiversity crisis in Ecuador in another landmark Rights of Nature case.
Sussex Vice-Chancellor responds to the sad news that Queen Elizabeth has passed away
A statement from Professor Sasha Roseneil on the passing of Queen Elizabeth II.
"The greatest period of my life"
Sussex alumni reflect on their time at Sussex during the 60th anniversary reunion weekend.
60 years of “distinctive, courageous, authentic Sussex”: past students gather for celebration weekend
To close the year-long 60th anniversary celebrations, Sussex welcomed 400 alumni to the Falmer campus for the Alumni Reunion Weekend.
“Academic freedom, freedom of speech and expression, and diversity should be fundamentally entwined” says Sussex VC
The values of academic freedom, lawful freedom of speech, and of diversity are fundamentally entwined, says Professor Sasha Roseneil.
Sussex maintains position for fourth consecutive year in latest global rankings
ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2022 results place Sussex in top position for fourth year running.
Prof Sasha Roseneil, Sussex’s new Vice-Chancellor, joins the University’s Pride procession
New Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sasha Roseneil, will be joining the University in the Community Pride Parade, to celebrate diversity in our community.
Professor Sasha Roseneil joins the University of Sussex as its first woman Vice-Chancellor
Professor Sasha Roseneil, a globally-recognised interdisciplinary social scientist has taken up post as the University of Sussex’s Vice-Chancellor.
“I felt supported every step of the way" - Mark Comeda, Student Connector
Find out about how students and staff co-created Welcome Week 2021.