Steve Coogan: From Student Life to Stardom
Arts
778 views
778 views

Steve Coogan: From Student Life to Stardom

Jude Whiley - October 21, 2019
Full Discussion with Little Green Pig
Arts
4540 views
4540 views

Full Discussion with Little Green Pig

Kate Dennett - November 12, 2018
CINECITY Opening Night: The Favourite
#CINECITY
1684 views
1684 views

CINECITY Opening Night: The Favourite

Emma Nay - November 11, 2018
New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero
Arts
2166 views
2166 views

New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero

Roxana Xamán Mc Gregor - November 8, 2018
Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt
Arts
1358 views
1358 views

Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt

Alice Gledhill - October 25, 2018
1106 views

Brighton and Beyond

Rachael Naylor - October 24, 2018
1278 views

The best breakthroughs of 2018 thus far

Sabrina Edwards - October 22, 2018
De-Stressing with Rob Cowen’s Common Ground
Arts
1463 views1
1463 views1

De-Stressing with Rob Cowen’s Common Ground

Hal Keelin - October 18, 2018
Johnny English Fails to Strike Again
Arts
1367 views
1367 views

Johnny English Fails to Strike Again

Alice Gledhill - October 18, 2018
Sexual assault in the US government
Comment
1352 views
1352 views

Sexual assault in the US government

Tom Robinson - October 17, 2018
What’s ACCA-ning?
Arts
1281 views
1281 views

What’s ACCA-ning?

Emma Nay - October 16, 2018
Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols
Arts
1765 views
1765 views

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols

Kate Dennett - October 12, 2018
University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week
Arts
1403 views
1403 views

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week

Kate Dennett - October 6, 2018
Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin
Interview
1445 views
1445 views

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin

Alex Leissle - October 4, 2018
Why we should all embrace drag
Features
1678 views
1678 views

Why we should all embrace drag

Chris Ahjem - October 3, 2018
In Conversation with Alannah Myles
Arts
4073 views
4073 views

In Conversation with Alannah Myles

Anastasia Konstantinidou - October 3, 2018
Brighton Needs You!
News
1486 views
1486 views

Brighton Needs You!

Anonymous - September 28, 2018
Books Every Fresher Should Read
Arts
1598 views
1598 views

Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018
France in Fine Fettle
Sports
1332 views
1332 views

France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
1490 views
1490 views

Dive into Brightonian Culture

Sorrel Linsley - September 17, 2018
Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
1553 views
1553 views

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018
Cultural Bite – rice burger
Culture
33 views
33 views

Cultural Bite – rice burger

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019
1030 Views

Caroline Lucas Switches on 3,000 Solar Panels Across Campus

On Friday 13 October Caroline Lucas, MP for Brighton Pavilion,  switched on 3,000 newly installed solar panels. Ms Lucas was assisted by Jolyon Western, a Student Life Advisor, and Anna Watson, a PhD student, who both entered a competition to take part in the switch on.

The solar panel project is the biggest of its kind in the UK and is estimated to satisfy 5% of Sussex’s energy needs. The University estimates that this is enough energy to ‘power the University’s library for 12 months.’.

The University ‘aims to nearly halve its carbon emissions by 2020.’ and the solar panels are one of the first steps towards achieving this goal. The project cost an estimated £1.5 million. The Estates Team also aims to cut waste and announced its ambition to eliminate ‘23 tonnes’ of waste produced by disposable paper towels across campus. They estimate that 8 million of these towels are used on campus every year and are installing new energy- efficient hand dryers. They are also carrying out a survey on the dryers and are taking responses until 31st October.

The event was followed by a Q&A and panel discussion involving Lucas, Professor Selby, Professor Joseph Alcamo, Director of the Sussex Sustainability Research Programme, Dr Florian Kern, co-Director of Sussex Energy Group, and Simon Neale. Sussex alumnus Leo Hickman chaired the discussion.

The discussion focussed on changing the energy industry as a whole, climate change, emissions and national university efforts to become more sustainable. Caroline Lucas, for example, commented that too many resources were being focussed on Brexit, detracting from other policy areas, such as the environment.

One question put to the panel was: “Is Trump actually a good thing for the environment”. Lucas answered that Trump’s impacts now are hopefully less than they would have been decades ago and that sometimes it takes a ‘big bad figure’ to encourage mobilisation. However, Lucas also pointed to a ‘fifty percent’ decrease in the cost of offshore wind power, suggesting that it should be better utilized. She also drew attention to the issue of funding for developing countries, which could allow them to ‘leapfrog the dirtiest technology’ and produce ‘cleaner’ energy from the start.

Other panel members talked about the unsustainable nature of the coal industry, in more than one sense. The panel pointed out that subsidies may be necessary to prop up the industry in the future.

Caroline Lucas had to leave the discussion early due to undisclosed commitments. Unfortunately, this meant she was unable to answer any questions from the audience. The panel continued and discussed the need for better battery storage for renewables, how widespread they are and the domination of the energy industry by ‘The Big 6’.  

One audience member had just enough time to challenge the panel on the University’s divestment from fossil fuels. Sussex had already committed to divestment after a student campaign by ‘Fossil Free Sussex’ but has since provided few details on the matter. She commented that, in the recent People and Planet University League Tables, Brighton University ranked second but Sussex ranked 81st, a large decline. She also criticised the lack of visibility of the University’s new ‘Go Greener’ initiative, the slogan being visible on posters around the event room, and said: “You have to really dig to find out” about it.

Simon Neale attempted to answer the question on behalf of the university. He said that the University is due to elaborate on its divestment plans in the current weeks but stated that the University still relies heavily on fossil fuel energy to power the campus. He also added that the 3,000 solar panels are a step towards sustainability and also added that there may be financial benefits for the university. Mr Neale also told the audience that the University Communications Team are aiming to improve their communication across the university. He also mentioned a ‘real-time information’ web page showing statistics on the new solar panels and said it would be easily accessible on the website in the coming weeks.

Other panel members were more critical, stating the University needs to do more in order to achieve its sustainability targets. They also suggested that the higher education sector as a whole needs to take more action. Especially so, as emissions do not stop at the edge of campus and university transport has a large environmental impact.

Get the best viral stories straight into your inbox!

Don't worry, we don't spam
Steve Coogan: From Student Life to Stardom
Arts
778 views
778 views

Steve Coogan: From Student Life to Stardom

Jude Whiley - October 21, 2019
Full Discussion with Little Green Pig
Arts
4540 views
4540 views

Full Discussion with Little Green Pig

Kate Dennett - November 12, 2018
CINECITY Opening Night: The Favourite
#CINECITY
1684 views
1684 views

CINECITY Opening Night: The Favourite

Emma Nay - November 11, 2018
New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero
Arts
2166 views
2166 views

New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero

Roxana Xamán Mc Gregor - November 8, 2018
Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt
Arts
1358 views
1358 views

Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt

Alice Gledhill - October 25, 2018
1106 views

Brighton and Beyond

Rachael Naylor - October 24, 2018
1278 views

The best breakthroughs of 2018 thus far

Sabrina Edwards - October 22, 2018
De-Stressing with Rob Cowen’s Common Ground
Arts
1463 views1
1463 views1
Johnny English Fails to Strike Again
Arts
1367 views
1367 views

Johnny English Fails to Strike Again

Alice Gledhill - October 18, 2018
Sexual assault in the US government
Comment
1352 views
1352 views

Sexual assault in the US government

Tom Robinson - October 17, 2018
What’s ACCA-ning?
Arts
1281 views
1281 views

What’s ACCA-ning?

Emma Nay - October 16, 2018
Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols
Arts
1765 views
1765 views

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols

Kate Dennett - October 12, 2018
University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week
Arts
1403 views
1403 views

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week

Kate Dennett - October 6, 2018
Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin
Interview
1445 views
1445 views

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin

Alex Leissle - October 4, 2018
Why we should all embrace drag
Features
1678 views
1678 views

Why we should all embrace drag

Chris Ahjem - October 3, 2018
In Conversation with Alannah Myles
Arts
4073 views
4073 views

In Conversation with Alannah Myles

Anastasia Konstantinidou - October 3, 2018
Brighton Needs You!
News
1486 views
1486 views

Brighton Needs You!

Anonymous - September 28, 2018
Books Every Fresher Should Read
Arts
1598 views
1598 views

Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018
France in Fine Fettle
Sports
1332 views
1332 views

France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
1490 views
1490 views

Dive into Brightonian Culture

Sorrel Linsley - September 17, 2018
Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
1553 views
1553 views

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018
Cultural Bite – rice burger
Culture
33 views
33 views

Cultural Bite – rice burger

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019
Put The Colour Back Into LGBTQ+
Culture
34 views
34 views

Put The Colour Back Into LGBTQ+

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019
Green spaces in Brighton
Lifestyle
30 views
30 views

Green spaces in Brighton

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

Leave a Reply

Join the Badger Team

Apply today!

Latest Posts

Another Wave of Strike Action to Hit Sussex Campus
Campus News
87 views
Campus News
87 views

Another Wave of Strike Action to Hit Sussex Campus

Becca Bashford - November 18, 2019

  By Heather McKnight. Sussex University and College Union (UCU) members are among those at sixty UK universities to vote for another wave of industrial action. Unless…

‘Numb’ and ‘Three Fifths Human’ – Black History Month poems by Shaznay Martin
Arts
146 views
Arts
146 views

‘Numb’ and ‘Three Fifths Human’ – Black History Month poems by Shaznay Martin

shaznaymartin - October 22, 2019

‘Numb’ I’m numb at this point Literally, I can’t feel my joints. My body is an empty vessel My mind is absent - I’m tired of the…

Sussex’s student-led campaigns making a difference right now
Campus News
271 views
Campus News
271 views

Sussex’s student-led campaigns making a difference right now

Chris Ahjem - October 21, 2019

With over 20,000 students enrolled at the University of Sussex, it’s not surprising that many of them take an interest in changing the world around us -…

Steve Coogan: From Student Life to Stardom
Arts
778 views
Arts
778 views

Steve Coogan: From Student Life to Stardom

Jude Whiley - October 21, 2019

The last time I was in Lewes, somebody attempted to blind me. Looking for friends at the Bonfire festival, and exhausted by miles of walking, I’d crouched…

‘Stand-Up History Brighton’ – A Review?
Arts
192 views
Arts
192 views

‘Stand-Up History Brighton’ – A Review?

Jude Whiley - October 8, 2019

I feel a particular ambivalence toward review and criticism. While I have used them in the past to filter my consumption, I’ve also found myself incredulous at…

Katy Perry’s latest controversy captures contemporary Pop’s key problems
Comment
259 views
Comment
259 views

Katy Perry’s latest controversy captures contemporary Pop’s key problems

Gemma Laws - October 4, 2019

In July, a six-year-old song struck a chord in pop culture for all the wrong reasons. Following a four-year legal battle, a Los Angeles jury declared that…

‘We’re Bringing our Worlds to an Audience’ – Rokia Traoré on the Brighton Festival
Music
1146 views
Music
1146 views

‘We’re Bringing our Worlds to an Audience’ – Rokia Traoré on the Brighton Festival

Lara Antoine - February 15, 2019

We are nearing that time of year where Brighton is flooded with arts and culture festivals. Following shortly after the Fringe, Brighton Festival runs from 4th- 26th…

Christmas Queens: Spilling the tea with RuPaul’s Drag Race’s Kameron Michaels and Asia O’Hara
Interview
3544 views
Interview
3544 views

Christmas Queens: Spilling the tea with RuPaul’s Drag Race’s Kameron Michaels and Asia O’Hara

Chris Ahjem - November 27, 2018

Tis the season, to indulge in some incredible drag performances! Iconic queens spanning many series of RuPaul’s Drag Race will grace the Brighton Dome on December 3…

Remakes and Reimaginings: Suspiria (2018)
#CINECITY19
2082 views
#CINECITY19
2082 views

Remakes and Reimaginings: Suspiria (2018)

Yazz James - November 13, 2018

Suspiria is a surprising and radical reimagining of Dario Argento’s 1977 film. The story is centred around Susie Bannion (Jessica Harper/Dakota Johnson), a young American, who moves…

Full Discussion with Little Green Pig
Arts
4540 views
Arts
4540 views

Full Discussion with Little Green Pig

Kate Dennett - November 12, 2018

We got the chance to talk to Catherine from Brighton & Hove’s local organisation, Little Green Pig, who work with young people to unlock their imaginations and…

CINECITY Opening Night: The Favourite
#CINECITY
1684 views
#CINECITY
1684 views

CINECITY Opening Night: The Favourite

Emma Nay - November 11, 2018

I did not always believe in the magic of cinema. Sitting in one of a thousand identical cinemas, looking at the waves of unoccupied seats, can make…

New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero
Arts
2166 views
Arts
2166 views

New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero

Roxana Xamán Mc Gregor - November 8, 2018

On the 30 November it was the last Tuesday of the month, meaning, of course, I was at The Hope and Ruin ready for Hi Zero, as…

Poets and Musicians Against the Arms Trade Preview
Arts
1591 views
Arts
1591 views

Poets and Musicians Against the Arms Trade Preview

Emma Nay - November 6, 2018

On the 10th of November in Falmer Bar’s own Room 76 a series of musicians and poets are coming together to protest against the arms trade. The…

As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning: 50th Anniversary
Arts
1575 views
Arts
1575 views

As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning: 50th Anniversary

Hal Keelin - November 2, 2018

As one of the best things to come out of the 20th Century nears its 50th anniversary, it is a chance to look back at Laurie Lee’s…

Self-Representation – Women of Colour in Publishing Event
Arts
1437 views
Arts
1437 views

Self-Representation – Women of Colour in Publishing Event

Florence Dutton - October 29, 2018

Over recent years, relentless injustice has caused a surge in female self-reclamation, especially across the media. More and more women from marginalised communities and backgrounds are coming…

Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt
Arts
1358 views
Arts
1358 views

Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt

Alice Gledhill - October 25, 2018

On Sunday evening, The Haunt welcomed a trio of poets from America and Canada as part of Neil Hilborn’s UK tour, treating guests to an uplifting night…

Top Stories
1106 views

Brighton and Beyond

Rachael Naylor - October 24, 2018

Finding your feet in a brand new city can be overwhelming and confusing at first, however Brighton offers a range of alternative travel options to satisfy all…

Freshers 2018
1278 views

The best breakthroughs of 2018 thus far

Sabrina Edwards - October 22, 2018

As we begin a new school year, this is a great time for Sabrina Edwards, the new Science editor, to reflect on the best scientific breakthroughs of…

De-Stressing with Rob Cowen’s Common Ground
Arts
1463 views1
Arts
1463 views1

De-Stressing with Rob Cowen’s Common Ground

Hal Keelin - October 18, 2018

Upon my transfer to Sussex University, I found Robert Cowen’s Common Ground a particularly comforting read. After nearly a year out from academic study, I was finally…

Johnny English Fails to Strike Again
Arts
1367 views
Arts
1367 views

Johnny English Fails to Strike Again

Alice Gledhill - October 18, 2018

Striking up laughter in cinema screens once again, Rowan Atkinson may have given up playing lovable Mr. Bean, but he hasn’t retired as Johnny English just yet.…

Sexual assault in the US government
Comment
1352 views
Comment
1352 views

Sexual assault in the US government

Tom Robinson - October 17, 2018

“I believed he was going to rape me.” are the stand out words in Christine Ford’s final testimony at the confirmation hearing of Brett Kavanaugh as an…

What’s ACCA-ning?
Arts
1281 views
Arts
1281 views

What’s ACCA-ning?

Emma Nay - October 16, 2018

  All you need to know about autumn at the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts If you have not seen the ACCA’s new autumn programme, you…

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols
Arts
1765 views
Arts
1765 views

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols

Kate Dennett - October 12, 2018

In celebration of Black History Month, Sussex Student Union organised a number of interesting talks and events across October. One of these exciting opportunities was a chance…

Review: Suzanne Ciani & Martin Messier at the ACCA
Film & Theatre
1467 views
Film & Theatre
1467 views

Review: Suzanne Ciani & Martin Messier at the ACCA

Anonymous - October 10, 2018

At the outset, Mr Messier’s FIELD at once invoked The Matrix and Daedalus’ Boiler Room set.  The basic concept of this mixed media performance relies on transducer…

Shelf Help: The Organisation Encouraging Self-Development
Arts
2179 views
Arts
2179 views

Shelf Help: The Organisation Encouraging Self-Development

Kate Dennett - October 10, 2018

To commemorate to this year’s Mental Health Awareness Day, I found it increasingly difficult to draw attention to just one book of relevance in recognition of this…

Freshers’ Week from a second year perspective
Campus News
1720 views
Campus News
1720 views

Freshers’ Week from a second year perspective

Chris Ahjem - October 9, 2018

Annually, the University of Sussex welcomes thousands of new students to our Falmer campus and every year the Student’s Union and Brighton based clubs and businesses increase…

National Badger Day: 10 fun facts you might not have known
News
3263 views
News
3263 views

National Badger Day: 10 fun facts you might not have known

Chris Ahjem - October 6, 2018

To celebrate National Badger Day here are 10 fun facts about our animal kingdom namesake Badgers can run up to 16-19 miles per hour which is the…

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week
Arts
1403 views
Arts
1403 views

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week

Kate Dennett - October 6, 2018

This coming week marks the celebration of Libraries Week, an event solely dedicated to praising the work of libraries across the UK. This annual event is taking…

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin
Interview
1445 views
Interview
1445 views

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin

Alex Leissle - October 4, 2018

The young star is often a tricky title to navigate. There are the big names, who explode into the world with noise, bright light, a big record…

How Fenty Beauty changed the face of the makeup industry
Lifestyle
2417 views
Lifestyle
2417 views

How Fenty Beauty changed the face of the makeup industry

Rachel Badham - October 3, 2018

Fenty Beauty, launched in September last year, is a makeup line created by global superstar Robyn Rihanna Fenty, better known as Rihanna. It’s not uncommon for celebrity…

Why we should all embrace drag
Features
1678 views
Features
1678 views

Why we should all embrace drag

Chris Ahjem - October 3, 2018

Once an art form disregarded by many, 2018 bears witness to the continuous rise of drag as a legitimate, celebrated art. Spearheaded by RuPaul’s Drag Race, drag…

In Conversation with Alannah Myles
Arts
4073 views
Arts
4073 views

In Conversation with Alannah Myles

Anastasia Konstantinidou - October 3, 2018

This week we had the pleasure of interviewing Alannah Myles, the 1991 Grammy winner for best female rock vocal performance for her outstanding vocal abilities for the…

Brighton Needs You!
News
1486 views
News
1486 views

Brighton Needs You!

Anonymous - September 28, 2018

Brighton is a vibrant and thriving city that many students at Sussex are lucky enough to call home. But there are many in the area in need…

Books Every Fresher Should Read
Arts
1598 views
Arts
1598 views

Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018

Starting university comes with both exciting but potentially daunting changes, with both moving away from home and studying at degree level posing to be two new challenges.…

INCREDIBLES 2: The Sequel with a Feminist Twist
Film & Theatre
1424 views
Film & Theatre
1424 views

INCREDIBLES 2: The Sequel with a Feminist Twist

Olek Młyński - September 18, 2018

One key film in the development of anyone who grew up in the early 2000s was The Incredibles (2004). It’s comedy, vibrancy, and general sense of fun…

France in Fine Fettle
Sports
1332 views
Sports
1332 views

France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018

Prior to the start of the quadrennial tournament this summer, football fans across the world grew sceptical over Russia’s credentials and ability to host the most prestigious…

Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
1490 views
Arts
1490 views

Dive into Brightonian Culture

Sorrel Linsley - September 17, 2018

Boredom is impossible when you throw yourself into everything this weird and wonderful city has to offer. The specific and unique cultural wonders of Brighton are indeed…

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
1553 views
Arts
1553 views

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018

During this year’s Pride Festival, Brighton had the honour of welcoming international pop star and voice of the early 2000s, Britney Spears, to the main stage. Undoubtedly,…

Union obliterates the debate – unwritten requirement used to shut down free speech debate
Campus News
3673 views1
Campus News
3673 views1

Union obliterates the debate – unwritten requirement used to shut down free speech debate

Jordan Wright - April 27, 2018

Written by the News Team. Student society Liberate the Debate’s most recent event was cancelled over a lack of compliance with the Students' Union's (USSU) requirement for…

Cultural Bite – rice burger
Culture
33 views
Culture
33 views

Cultural Bite – rice burger

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Vanessa Hung   If you are getting tired of normal burgers and craving for Japanese food at the same time, the rice burger would be your…

Day tripper’s spotlight – Hever Castle
Lifestyle
29 views
Lifestyle
29 views

Day tripper’s spotlight – Hever Castle

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Josh Talbot   Dating back to the 13th century, Hever Castle was once the childhood home of Anne Boleyn, second wife of Henry VIII and Mother…

Put The Colour Back Into LGBTQ+
Culture
34 views
Culture
34 views

Put The Colour Back Into LGBTQ+

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Ahmed Negm   Brighton is often described as one of the most diverse and tolerant places within the UK. People from all around the world come…

Green spaces in Brighton
Lifestyle
30 views
Lifestyle
30 views

Green spaces in Brighton

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Joshua Talbot   Brighton is a beautiful city that gives off many lovely vibes, but what is even more wonderful is the presence of green spaces…

Getting Involved in the Brighton Music Scene
Lifestyle
35 views
Lifestyle
35 views

Getting Involved in the Brighton Music Scene

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Connor Langham It’s no secret that the music scene in Brighton is thriving. You only have to sit on the throne in any pub toilet to…

Year in the industry
Lifestyle
31 views
Lifestyle
31 views

Year in the industry

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Joshua Talbot More and more employers require experience in the industry as well as qualifications, so how does the University of Sussex help its students to…

Nights out on campus
Lifestyle
31 views
Lifestyle
31 views

Nights out on campus

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Joshua Talbot When it comes to nights out Brighton has a lot to offer, so when you’re planning your evening, usually heading into the city centre…

Burgers of Brighton
Lifestyle
35 views
Lifestyle
35 views

Burgers of Brighton

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Joshua Talbot When you think of meals to get when you eat out, somewhere on that list is probably a burger and chips. If not, why…

Lifestyle
34 views

The importance of maintaining a work-life balance as a student

vanessahtl - November 19, 2019

By Mehek Shahzad Beaches, bars, an endless array of restaurants and an abundance of galleries and museums – what more could you want from a student city?…

Badgers centre stage: Showcase!
Arts
54 views
Arts
54 views

Badgers centre stage: Showcase!

Jess - November 19, 2019

For some of you last week may have been time of peacefulness and calm, yet on campus it was a whirlwind of drama, courtesy of SUDS. They…

Giselle: A review
Arts
39 views
Arts
39 views

Giselle: A review

Jess - November 19, 2019

Dada Masilo’s Giselle presents the fourth reinterpretation of a ballet classic by the female choreographer, following her reimagining of Romeo and Juliet (2008), Carmen (2009) and Swan…

Whitehawk FC nominated in the sports awards 2019
Sports
41 views
Sports
41 views

Whitehawk FC nominated in the sports awards 2019

Melissa Rosalind White - November 18, 2019

By Patrick Isitt In their final home game before the Sussex Sports Awards on Friday, Whitehawk FC comfortably saw off Whitstable Town in a 3-0 victory at…

Want to oust the Conservatives? Vote where it matters.
Comment
114 views
Comment
114 views

Want to oust the Conservatives? Vote where it matters.

Jude Whiley - November 18, 2019

As I write, a sound dances on my ear drums, stirs my attention. I look out the window and see snowflakes. The sound persists. I’m disturbed. Is…

Rising sea temperatures are turning baby sea turtles female
News
39 views
News
39 views

Rising sea temperatures are turning baby sea turtles female

Becca Bashford - November 18, 2019

  By Angel Woo. With the temperature of the global climate rising, the number of female baby sea turtles is increasing. The temperature during incubation has the…

Researchers discover new way to detect breast cancer five years before clinical signs show
News
40 views
News
40 views

Researchers discover new way to detect breast cancer five years before clinical signs show

Becca Bashford - November 18, 2019

  By Joel Renouf-Cooke. Researchers from Nottingham University have unveiled the results of a study that claims to be able to detect the onset of breast cancer…

Parents vote against academisation at Moulsecoomb Primary School
News
38 views
News
38 views

Parents vote against academisation at Moulsecoomb Primary School

Becca Bashford - November 18, 2019

In June, more than 2,500 people signed a petition protesting against the proposed academisation of Moulsecoomb Primary School in Brighton.  The school was ordered by the government…

Global cities risk being submerged due to rising sea levels
News
35 views
News
35 views

Global cities risk being submerged due to rising sea levels

Becca Bashford - November 18, 2019

  By Ben Jones, Staff Writer. Recent studies into rising sea levels have predicted that cities across the globe could be submerged within the next 30 years. …

Dominic Cummings, Russia, and a concealed government report
National News
38 views
National News
38 views

Dominic Cummings, Russia, and a concealed government report

Becca Bashford - November 18, 2019

  By Tom Chesley. Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry has written to Dominic Raab to express concerns over  Dominic Cummings relationship with Russia, after a whistle-blower came…

Dresden has declared a “Nazi Emergency”
News
66 views
News
66 views

Dresden has declared a “Nazi Emergency”

Becca Bashford - November 18, 2019

  By Venice Hancock. The city of Dresden, situated in Eastern Germany, officially declared a state of “Nazi Emergency” on October 30th.  Dresden has a long history…

Calls for Boris Johnson to remove Alun Cairns as Tory candidate
National News
38 views
National News
38 views

Calls for Boris Johnson to remove Alun Cairns as Tory candidate

Becca Bashford - November 18, 2019

Boris Johnson is facing calls to remove Alun Cairns as a Conservative candidate after it was revealed that Mr Cairns was aware of his former aide Ross…