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Sussex Community Festival returns to bolster Brighton’s brilliant summer events line-up

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 12:00
The University's second-ever Sussex Community Festival will be held on Sunday 24 June 2018 from 11am-3pm.

Football makes fans less happy

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 12:18
Football causes fans more pain than pleasure, new University of Sussex research suggests.

Roll up, roll up … for telescopes, planetariums and amphibians at Lewes science fair

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 11:52
University of Sussex scientists have organised a free festival in Lewes this weekend to excite children about science.

‘Rip Van Winkle’ plants hide underground for up to 20 years

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 09:00
Scores of plant species are capable of living dormant under the soil for up to 20 years, enabling them to survive through difficult times.

Asa Briggs Visiting Fellows 2018 announced

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:55
Five Asa Briggs Visiting Fellowship awards have been made to a prestigious group of international academics and Sussex faculty.

The Gaza doctor who says ‘I shall not hate’

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 16:04
Dr Izzeldin Abuelaish visited Sussex to talk about his response to the death of his three daughters and a niece by a tank shelling in Gaza.

Staff and students join thousands of other runners for Brighton Marathon weekend

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:06
Staff and students joined thousands of other runners to take part in various events at the 2018 Brighton Marathon weekend (13-15 April).

Sussex strengthens ties to South East Asia

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:00
Sussex visited Malaysia and Singapore to strengthen partnerships and provide opportunities for staff and students in one of the most dynamic regions.

Student shows real Flare for design with light that flags up cycling trouble spots

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:49
Jake Thompson has created a bike light which can be used to flag up problems cyclists find on their ride including potholes and dangerous junctions.

Sussex Innovation Centre drug discovery company awarded £29m to tackle lung diseases

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 16:00
A drug discovery company based at the Sussex Innovation Centre has attracted £29 million in funding to help fight respiratory diseases.

Courses inspire next generation of mechanical, electronics and robotics engineers

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 16:27
Teenagers from schools and colleges across Sussex and London have been learning how to build and program a robot during a WP programme on campus.

New spin-out generator receives £5 million from Research England

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 11:00
A university partnership set up to promote entrepreneurship based on social-science research has been awarded five million pounds by Research England.

Sussex academics claim hat-trick of award wins at biggest-ever American Studies conference

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 16:55
The top-ranking American Studies department has been given further reason for cheer after scooping three awards at a prestigious ceremony.

Sussex alumna, 31, is Botswana’s youngest-ever government minister

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 09:57
A former University of Sussex economics student has become Botswana’s youngest-ever government minister.

Professor to lead bid to help UK harness the power of sound and become an emerging technology global leader

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 08:00
A University of Sussex professor has been handed the task of making the UK a world-leader in technology which harnesses the power of sound waves.

Physicists explore a safe alternative to x-ray security scanners

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 15:56
Sussex researchers are at the forefront of harnessing the magical properties of terahertz radiation.

University of Sussex appoints Michelle Gordon as its first director of external relations

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 13:38
Monday 9 April 2018: Michelle Gordon has been appointed as the University’s first Director of External Relations.

University of Sussex on The One Show

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 17:04
Clinical psychologist Dr Kathy Greenwood appeared on BBC One ‘The One Show’ to discuss SlowMo, the UK’s first digital therapy for paranoia.

Sussex energy expert to be a lead author for major climate report

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 16:27
A University of Sussex energy expert is to write a key section of the next report of the most influential international panel on climate change.

IDS alumnus elected President of Costa Rica

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 12:32
A former MA student at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) has been elected President of Costa Rica in Central America.