Jake Bugg at Brighton Dome
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Jake Bugg at Brighton Dome

Matthew Nicholls - April 19, 2018
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…

USSU plans third referendum on renaming President role
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USSU plans third referendum on renaming President role

Daniel Green - November 14, 2016

Sussex’s Students’ Union will hold another referendum on renaming the role of President for the third year running. Students will be asked in the penultimate week of…

NUS President elected amid ‘antisemitism’ row
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NUS President elected amid ‘antisemitism’ row

Mark Tovey - April 25, 2016

Malia Bouattia has been elected as the new President of the National Union of Students (NUS), during Last week’s NUS National Conference in Brighton where allegations of…

NUS National Conference begins with controversy for Sussex delegates
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NUS National Conference begins with controversy for Sussex delegates

The Badger - April 19, 2016

Three of Sussex’s delegates for 2016’s National Union of Students (NUS) conference are publicly backing a candidate, Malia Bouattia, who has been asked to explain her "extremely…

Live report from NUS National Conference Day 1
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Live report from NUS National Conference Day 1

Freya Marshall Payne - April 19, 2016

Photo: Dan Green This year the National Union of Students (NUS) is holding its National Conference in Brighton, and the Badger has sent Dan Green and me…

Officers split over scrapping President
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Officers split over scrapping President

Freya Marshall Payne - November 16, 2015

President of the Students’ Union Abraham Baldry and Welfare Officer Rianna Gargiulo have clashed over the future of the presidency. Gargiulo, supported by some members of the…

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Why students should strike for free education

The Badger - October 5, 2015

#StudentStrike: WTF is going on? On the 10th of September the National Executive Council (NEC) of the National Union of Students (NUS), which represents around seven million…

Growing concern over higher education spending proposal
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Growing concern over higher education spending proposal

The Badger - February 6, 2012

The grant of The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) will experience a cut of 13 percent this year. This is because the government will be…

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Sussex bucks national trend as staff numbers rise again

The Badger - February 6, 2012

A recent National Union of Students (NUS) report has shown that the number of academic staff in universities across the country has fallen by an average of…

Nick Clegg criticised by NUS over unpaid interns
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Nick Clegg criticised by NUS over unpaid interns

The Badger - February 2, 2012

The Vice-President of the NUS has criticised Nick Clegg for allowing members of his party to recruit unpaid interns despite his pledge to abolish unpaid placements. In…

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New award scheme examines teaching

The Badger - November 1, 2011

This Autumn the Higher Education Academy has launched The Student-Led Teaching Awards scheme, together with NUS. This award scheme gives students the chance to define “good teaching”…

Labour proposals may cause some students to ‘overpay’ fees
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Labour proposals may cause some students to ‘overpay’ fees

The Badger - October 17, 2011

[caption id="attachment_11610" align="alignright" width="368" caption="Milliband at recent party conference Photo: guardian.co.uk"][/caption] The issue of tuition fee increases remains active, as the Labour Party proposes cutting the coalition…

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Birmingham students arrested

The Badger - October 12, 2011

Three Birmingham university students were arrested on Friday 16 September after hanging a banner outside the Liberal Democrat conference which read “Traitors not welcome, Hate Clegg, Love…

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NUS launches Financial Support Commission as student costs soar

The Badger - October 4, 2011

A recent National Union of Stu- dents (NUS) study has revealed that the difference between student expenditure and government funding has increased to £8,037 per student for…

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University of Brighton splits from the National Union of Students

The Badger - May 20, 2011

The Brighton University Students’ Union (BUSU) has voted to discontinue its affiliation with the National Union of Students (NUS) for the rest of the academic year. The…

Liam Burns is new NUS President
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Liam Burns is new NUS President

The Badger - May 6, 2011

Liam Burns has been elected the 55th president of the National Union of Students (NUS). He is due to take office on the 1 July and will…

Think twice before you self-identify
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Think twice before you self-identify

The Badger - March 14, 2011

[caption id="attachment_10568" align="alignleft" width="345" caption="Does responsibility lie with the students to consider carefully before nominating ourselves as a delegate? "][/caption] Here at radical Sussex, racism, homophobia, sexism…

Students disqualified from Essex union elections
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Students disqualified from Essex union elections

The Badger - March 14, 2011

The recent Students’ Union full-time officer elections at the University of Essex resulted in protests on campus after the winners were disqualified. On 11 February, the whole…

Lib Dem MP Norman Baker egged by students after giving speech on campus
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Lib Dem MP Norman Baker egged by students after giving speech on campus

The Badger - March 4, 2011

[caption id="attachment_10340" align="alignleft" width="259" caption="Photo: Polina Belehhova"][/caption] Liberal Democrat MP for Lewes, Norman Baker was egged after giving a talk on the University of Sussex campus on…