“Access to university is one of our greatest sites of inequality”: Sussex VC on widening participation
Professor Sasha Roseneil, Sussex VC, has said that access to higher education remains one of the greatest sites of inequality in the United Kingdom.
This Sussex Life. Rebecca Hart: "I try to make my personal values align with those of the university"
Rebecca Hart, manager of the Spirit of Sussex Award, earned praise and recognition for her work this year in the University’s Education Awards.
Professor David Storey, OBE elected as Fellow of the British Academy
Professor David Storey, OBE, Emeritus Professor of Enterprise at the Business School has been elected Fellow of the British Academy.
Sussex chemist’s Nobel Prize commemorated with blue plaque at University of Sussex
A former University of Sussex Professor and Nobel Prize winner has been commemorated with a Royal Society of Chemistry blue plaque on campus.
Teenagers' campaign sees blue plaque for University of Sussex founding funder Helena Normanton
Lawyer and activist Helena Normanton KC, who helped establish the University, has come to fruition following a campaign by two Brighton teenagers.
This Sussex Life. Alumnus and writer Dean Atta: ‘I knew I was going to Study at Sussex’
Sussex alumnus and LGBTQ champion and writer Dean Atta remembers his student days and describes how his dyslexia influences his poetic style.
Energy security strategy analysis: Huge missed opportunity not to put energy efficiency at heart of strategy
University of Sussex Business School experts on why the most impactful policies have been overlooked in the British Energy Security Strategy
Gaming peripherals company and personal security innovation each win prizes worth £10,000 in StartUp Sussex
The annual enterprise programme reached its climax as the recipients of prizes worth a total of more than £37,000 were announced.
First Tickets Released For Dreamachine As Spectacular Venues Announced Across the UK
Free tickets released for a unique immersive experience co-created by University of Sussex consciousness experts
This Sussex Life. Alumna Fumani Mthembi: "Sussex gave me aspirations to remake the world."
Sussex and IDS alumna Fumani Mthembi reflects on how Sussex shaped her business ambitions, which have led to an exciting connection with Coldplay.
The Sussex alum, backed by Coldplay, who is fighting world hunger
Solar-powered ‘controlled environment agriculture’ project Knowledge Pele selected by the band to be among its global sustainability affiliates.
Sussex professor drafts hate crime law for Seychelles at request of government
Prof Mark Walters has played a central role in drafting new hate crime legislation in the Republic of Seychelles, following similar work in Belize.
All aboard the Brighton Brain Bus
People can contribute to the design of the Brighton Brain Bus, a joint project between researchers at the University of Sussex and a Brighton artist.
This Sussex Life. Dr Marcelo Staricoff: 'Being back on campus is fabulous.'
Education lecturer Dr Marcelo Staricoff, remembers his 1980s student days at Sussex and is celebrating the success of his new book.
Iconic co-founder of the Black Cultural Archives and Sussex alumnus, Len Garrison celebrated for 60th anniversary
The remarkable cultural contributions of Len Garrison will be remembered and celebrated at an event on Wednesday 9 February
“Disagreement isn’t incompatible with dignity and respect”
David Ruebain, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Culture, Equality and Inclusion at the University of Sussex, is clear about his ambition. “I want...
Sussex neuroscientist racks up more than 1 million views of latest TED Talk in under three months
In his new TED Talk, How your brain invents your “self”, Prof Seth lays out his fascinating new theory of consciousness and self.
New Year Honour for University’s Director of Student Experience
The University’s Director for the Student Experience, Jayne Aldridge has been awarded an MBE for services to students in higher education.
University of Sussex physics professor recognised for excellence in advancing the science of light
University of Sussex Professor of Photonics Marco Peccianti made a 2022 Optica Fellow.