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Sussex struggling to attract students

The Badger - October 13, 2008

[caption id="attachment_769" align="alignleft" width="192" caption="Students enjoying a campus event - but is the University struggling to attract potential students?"][/caption] The University of Sussex is falling behind its…

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Navy on campus attacked again

The Badger - October 13, 2008

The navy unit on campus has been targeted by protesters for the second time in as many weeks. The protest took place on Tuesday night, outside a…

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Freshers’ Week 2008 a success

The Badger - October 13, 2008

The University of Sussex’ shiny new Freshers had little to worry about last week as the USSU laid out an incredible and varied amount of activities and events…

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Sussex nominated for Times Higher Education Award

The Badger - October 13, 2008

Sussex University has been shortlisted for a Times Higher Education Award in the category of ‘Outstanding Support for Early-Career Researchers’ for ‘Profolio’ a career development programme used…

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Lewes Road cycle lane under threat

The Badger - October 13, 2008

Brighton and Hove City Council are proposing to remove a key section of the Lewes Road cycle lane close to Sainsbury’s. The proposals have been put forward…

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Sticking it to the man

The Badger - October 6, 2008

[caption id="attachment_394" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="Dan Glass supergluing himself to Gordon Brown in July"][/caption] Two years ago, Dan Glass was the President of the University of Sussex Students’…

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Partial success for students’ campaign

The Badger - October 6, 2008

[caption id="attachment_381" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="The 'Let Them Study' sit down protest earlier this year"][/caption] A campaign to allow international students who could not pay their fees to…

Lucy Porter Interview
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Lucy Porter Interview

The Badger - October 6, 2008

Chatty, chirpy, funny woman Lucy Porter is a festival veteran, and can now add the Brighton Comedy Festival 2008 to her ridiculously long list of performances. She…

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Heads of Schools controversy

The Badger - October 6, 2008

The reorganized selection process provokes Sussex academics The selection of the new Heads of Schools at the University has begun but the process has attracted fierce criticism…

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All the Fun of the Fair

The Badger - October 6, 2008

Theatre Royal Brighton 6 - 11 October, tickets from £17.50 Set against the backdrop of a travelling funfair and packed with dazzling stunt sequences, hilarious crafty cons…

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Sussex lecturer finalist in erotic awards

The Badger - October 6, 2008

Dr Lucy Robinson, a Sussex history lecturer, was “blown away” to hear she was a finalist in the academic category of the Erotic Awards 2008 for her…

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The Big Lemon to reward customers

The Badger - October 6, 2008

The Big Lemon, the bus service powered by waste cooking oil from local restaurants, will now run hourly throughout the day from 8am to 4am, Monday to…

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Union calls on Uni to revoke Mbeki doctorate

The Badger - October 6, 2008

[caption id="attachment_390" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="Mr Mbeki and Mr Mugabe showing mutual respect earlier this year"][/caption] Thabo Mbeki, South Africa’s former president and Sussex alumnus, has had an…

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Back for good?

The Badger - October 6, 2008

After troubles with drink and the disaster of Channel 5’s Naked Jungle, Keith Chegwin finally seems comfortable with his fame, his past and himself. ‘I know how…

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Success for Sussex

The Badger - October 6, 2008

[caption id="attachment_361" align="alignleft" width="133" caption="The NSS Logo"][/caption] The University of Sussex has shown big improvement in two recent polls. In the National Student Survey (NSS), published on…

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‘Studentification’ threatens local communities

The Badger - October 6, 2008

[caption id="attachment_267" align="alignleft" width="217" caption="Students blight the Lewes Road area of Brighton"][/caption] The government announced plans last week to reduce the adverse effects of densely-populated student areas…

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NoFit State Circus – Tabu

The Badger - October 6, 2008

30/09/2008 Hove Lawns I never thought I would live to see a tightrope-walker, that most disciplined and elegant of entertainers, pause mid-performance to pull from her bra…

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Union shop revamped

The Badger - October 6, 2008

[caption id="attachment_357" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="The new-look Union shop in Falmer House"][/caption] Falmer House Union shop has undergone an extensive refurbishment to offer a better service to students.…

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Dear Body

The Badger - October 6, 2008

Corn Exchange 7-8 October Exclusive Badger student price £5 (normally £15) Dear Body is a fascinating and witty satire on our growing fixation with body image and…

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Sussex worst offender for false fire alarms

The Badger - October 6, 2008

The University of Sussex was named the worst offender in East Sussex for false fire alarms triggered by automatic alarm systems last year, after 161 unnecessary call-outs.…