Fairytale of Old Steine
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Fairytale of Old Steine

The Badger - December 6, 2012

This week I am going to talk about the lack of Christmas spirit among our fellow Brightonians! When I went to town last week I was overrun…

Academic Armchair – Dr Ben Fincham, Sociology
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Academic Armchair – Dr Ben Fincham, Sociology

The Badger - December 6, 2012

 Dr Benjamin Fincham, or just Ben to those of us who regularly make the painfully steep ascent to Friston, has an ace office. I am trying to…

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Creatures of the Night – Midnight Dip

The Badger - November 16, 2012

It would appear that my flat mate, Josie, does not share my dislike for the sea. In fact, she appears to be quite partial to a dip…

Academic Armchair – Chloe Porter, English
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Academic Armchair – Chloe Porter, English

The Badger - November 16, 2012

This week it was Chloe Porter’s turn in the academic hot seat. Chloe is new to Sussex University this year but has been teaching for around eight…

Moan Zone – Cull the Gull
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Moan Zone – Cull the Gull

The Badger - November 16, 2012

Each morning the serenity of my east slope boudoir is disturbed by a pitter-pattering across the tin roof.   I’m talking about seagulls, my friends. If they…

Creatures of the Night – The Ex's Parents
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Creatures of the Night – The Ex's Parents

The Badger - November 9, 2012

I remember bumping into an ex’s parents’ a few years ago; it was a traumatic experience that just oozed awkwardness and social embarrassment. That one minute of…

Moan Zone – How the other half live
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Moan Zone – How the other half live

The Badger - November 9, 2012

Sussex University’s community is stifled with unfair preconceptions and prejudices about the different residences we each call home due to the residentially diverse campus we all adhere…

Academic Armchair – Dr Michael Bull
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Academic Armchair – Dr Michael Bull

The Badger - November 9, 2012

After navigating my way through the overly confusing corridors of Silverstone, I find myself in the presence of Dr Michael Bull. The Media and Film Studies academic…

Moan Zone – Making a meal of it!
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Moan Zone – Making a meal of it!

The Badger - November 6, 2012

Jessica Mcclean Monday morning and eyes wide with anticipation, I opened my bag to devour my well-earned lunch. To my dismay, my cheese sandwiches were now warm…

Creatures of the Night
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Creatures of the Night

The Badger - November 6, 2012

Recently, at a crowded house party on a Friday night, I found myself in that situation when you are relatively sober just as everybody else seems to…

Academic Armchair – Dr Matthew Dimmock
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Academic Armchair – Dr Matthew Dimmock

The Badger - November 5, 2012

Heaven White It’s Friday morning as I intrude impromptu on Dr Matthew Dimmock’s time, a Senior Lecturer in English Literature and Director of Student Experience. Safe from…

HOC of the week – East Slope
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HOC of the week – East Slope

The Badger - October 20, 2012

Amy Bracewell Overheard outside East Slope Bar:   Boy A “(Thoughtfully) East Slope Bar’s going downhill these days ...”   Boy B “It’s always been going downhill…

Academic Armchair – Dr Cheryl Hudson
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Academic Armchair – Dr Cheryl Hudson

The Badger - October 20, 2012

Sophie Pedder Dr Cheryl Hudson, American Studies I promise this will be the last American Studies faculty member you will hear from for a while. I can’t promise…

Moan Zone – Low Spirits: Pint of no return
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Moan Zone – Low Spirits: Pint of no return

The Badger - October 20, 2012

Lucy Hartland This week I was subjected to discrimination against those suffering from the  after-effects of a night mainly fuelled by Vodka. When the bus eventually decided to…

Creatures of the Night – Double Trouble
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Creatures of the Night – Double Trouble

The Badger - October 20, 2012

Louis Brennan A close friend of mine called Tim told me this ridiculous tale of what happened to him a couple of months back… Tim fancied this girl…

HOC OF THE WEEK – The Princess and the Frog
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HOC OF THE WEEK – The Princess and the Frog

The Badger - October 17, 2012

Amy Bracewell We can exclusively confirm rumours of a certain young woman getting the fright of her life from a surprise guest.  Frogs should  not be inside…

Creatures of the Night – Machete Madness
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Creatures of the Night – Machete Madness

The Badger - October 17, 2012

Laurie Gerhardt Seeing a man wielding a machete on the seafront of Brighton is not what you’d normally expect from a night out. Strolling there late at…

Moan Zone – Train on my parade
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Moan Zone – Train on my parade

The Badger - October 17, 2012

Lucy Hartland The novelty and excitement of travelling back home to see my family this weekend was, unfortunately, to be short-lived by my return journey to Brighton.…

Academic Armchair – Dr Richard Follett, American Studies
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Academic Armchair – Dr Richard Follett, American Studies

The Badger - October 17, 2012

Sophie Pedder As I mentioned in my last article, it was a Tuesday and it was raining Nothing has changed; it’s two weeks later and it’s still…

BNOC (big name on campus) – Kit Bradshaw
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BNOC (big name on campus) – Kit Bradshaw

The Badger - October 7, 2012

Amy Bracewell One person can, it seems, be in two places at once. Our very own Communications Officer, Kit Bradshaw appears to have attended all Freshers week…