Fascist imagery on campus: memetic warfare or Fashthetic trolling?
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Fascist imagery on campus: memetic warfare or Fashthetic trolling?

Luke Richards - February 7, 2017

The Badger investigated the fascist themed stickers found on Sussex’s campus, leading to the online communities of the alt-right and Fashthetic memes. While reporting on the statement…

East Slope, no hope: heating and water fails
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East Slope, no hope: heating and water fails

Jessica Hubbard - February 6, 2017

Residents of East Slope have suffered from a lack of heating and hot water for the second time in a matter of months. Since January 26, residents…

Hate incident: Nazi imagery found on campus
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Hate incident: Nazi imagery found on campus

Luke Richards - February 2, 2017

A sticker containing Nazi imagery has been found at Falmer House. The action has been condemned by the Students' Union, referring to it as a “hate incident…

Exams to be held an hour later due to rail strike
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Exams to be held an hour later due to rail strike

Daniel Green - January 5, 2017

Exams taking place next week will be held an hour later than timetabled due to rail strikes next week, Sussex University has confirmed. The change is to…

Students’ Union forced to defend gender inclusive language policy
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Students’ Union forced to defend gender inclusive language policy

Daniel Green - January 4, 2017

Sussex's Students' Union has been forced to defend their gender inclusive language policy after inaccurate press coverage. The Sun and the Daily Mail both reported on the…

ASLEF join RMT in Christmas rail strike action
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ASLEF join RMT in Christmas rail strike action

Daniel Green - December 7, 2016

Commuters are facing further travel chaos as another union has announced strikes over the festive period. Following a ballot, train drivers’ union ASLEF called for industrial action…

Kitchen fire in East Slope raises safety concerns
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Kitchen fire in East Slope raises safety concerns

Luke Richards - December 6, 2016

A kitchen fire in East Slope has forced students to move out, in a situation an eye witness says: “it's a miracle no one died.” While no…

Sussex joins TEF despite opposition
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Sussex joins TEF despite opposition

Tom Robinson - December 5, 2016

The University of Sussex voted to join the Teaching Excellence Framework on the 25th November, despite serious concerns from students, staff and academics. The TEF, which is…

Sussex students vote against renaming President role
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Sussex students vote against renaming President role

Daniel Green - December 2, 2016

Sussex students voted against renaming the title of President in a referendum on the issue this week. 65% of the 866 students that took part in the…

Sussex in talks with Brighton & Hove buses about overcrowding
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Sussex in talks with Brighton & Hove buses about overcrowding

Luke Richards - December 1, 2016

Luke Richards and Juneyna Kabir   Sussex University management have spoken to Brighton and Hove Bus Company in an attempt to tackle overcrowding at peak student times.…

Students and staff unite at education demonstration
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Students and staff unite at education demonstration

Luke Richards - December 1, 2016

Thousands of students and staff took to the streets of London to protest at the state of the higher education. In the biggest education demonstration since 2010.…

New ageement reached for Associate Tutors
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New ageement reached for Associate Tutors

Natasha Purkis - November 30, 2016

New terms have been negotiated for Associate Tutors between Sussex University and the University College Union. The new conditions will see the removal of insecure employment contracts,…

Security disrupt vigil for Trans Day of Remembrance
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Security disrupt vigil for Trans Day of Remembrance

Leaf Green - November 29, 2016

A vigil on Transgender Day of Remembrance, held to commemorate trans people who have died in the last year, was disrupted by campus security. Students at the…

Sussex plummets in Green League
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Sussex plummets in Green League

Tom Robinson - November 28, 2016

Glenn Houlihan and Tom Robinson The University of Sussex has plummeted 38 places in the People and Planet’s Green League to 81st. The University of Brighton came…

Pocket money: Government loan failing students
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Pocket money: Government loan failing students

Glenn Houlihan - November 28, 2016

Students are turning to alternative avenues of credit to fund their studies, new research has found, with 70 per cent of students reporting that their maintenance loan…

Students Union criticised for “Save our Education” Demo
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Students Union criticised for “Save our Education” Demo

Tom Robinson - November 23, 2016

Sussex Students’ Union has drawn criticism from students and it’s own officers for poor “organisation and a lack of communication” in supporting the ‘Save our Education’ Demo…

Brighton University confirms Hastings campus closure
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Brighton University confirms Hastings campus closure

Charlotte Tuxworth-Holden - November 23, 2016

The Director of the University of Brighton Hastings campus, Paul Frost, confirmed last week that the campus would be closed down. Frost told representatives from the student…

Student’s Union Campaigns for better-lit campus
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Student’s Union Campaigns for better-lit campus

Daniel Green - November 22, 2016

Sussex students have expressed outrage at the number of broken lights on the university’s campus. In a walk around the university and at a sit-in protest by…

Registrar John Duffy resigns
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Registrar John Duffy resigns

Freya Marshall Payne - November 21, 2016

University Registrar John Duffy has resigned and will leave in December. Mr Duffy will be moving to London Met University as Chief Operating Officer. Duffy said: “I…

IT problems: university extends deadlines, again.
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IT problems: university extends deadlines, again.

Luke Richards - November 16, 2016

Due to technical issues with the university computer systems, the university has extended deadlines for all taught postgraduates and undergraduates. This is the second time this has…