The Badger investigates Students’ Union External Speaker Policy
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The Badger investigates Students’ Union External Speaker Policy

Deniz Karaman - November 9, 2017

The University of Sussex Students' Union has recently been under fire in regards to its external speaker policy, following controversy over UKIP MEP Bill Etheridge. The society…

Sussex in second place for ‘UK’s Most Beautiful Universities’ awards
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Sussex in second place for ‘UK’s Most Beautiful Universities’ awards

Deniz Karaman - October 23, 2017

The University of Sussex is currently second place on Holiday Lettings' 'UK’s Most Beautiful Universities' awards! Only Royal Holloway tops Sussex - leading by just over 1200…

Increased Turnout in Students’ Union Elections
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Increased Turnout in Students’ Union Elections

Jessica Hubbard - October 13, 2017

Students have elected their new representatives. Recent Students’ Union elections saw an increased turnout and a record number of international student candidates. Recent Students’ Union elections allowed students…

New 28 Day ‘M-Ticket’ Released for Students.
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Freshers 2017
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New 28 Day ‘M-Ticket’ Released for Students.

Jessica Hubbard - September 19, 2017

Brighton and Hove Buses, who provide bus services in Brighton, Hove and the surrounding areas, have released a new ‘M-Ticket’ for students. Students’ Union President, Frida Gustafsson…

NSS: Students’ Union proclaims boycott a success
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NSS: Students’ Union proclaims boycott a success

Jessica Hubbard - March 30, 2017

Sussex Students’ Union hailed the NSS Boycott a success. In an email to students on 17 March, the SU proclaimed: “Real progress has been made since students…

Students’ Union cancel Summer Ball
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Students’ Union cancel Summer Ball

Daniel Green - March 28, 2017

The Students' Union have cancelled this years' Summer Ball after a major backer pulled out. Permission for the event to take place had been suspended by the…

Go Green Week: a full range of campaigns
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Go Green Week: a full range of campaigns

Jessica Hubbard - March 2, 2017

Fossil Free Sussex staged a protest urging the university to make good on its promise to divest. The University committed to divest in April 2015 but no…

Fees rise for current students
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Fees rise for current students

Luke Richards - February 20, 2017

Sussex will see fees rise to £9,250 for every home and EU undergraduate, including current students, those who have already started on £9,000. The announcement was included…

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…

Sussex students vote to boycott NSS
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Sussex students vote to boycott NSS

Daniel Green - December 6, 2016

Sussex students have voted to boycott the National Student Survey in a Students' Union referendum. 62% of the 964 students who voted chose to support the Students'…

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…

Satire: Media Compliance Supervisor
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Satire: Media Compliance Supervisor

Freya Marshall Payne - July 20, 2016

A badger. Photo: via Flickr. Glenn Houlihan We're looking for someone to make sure student media complies with SU policy. The Union's newspaper, radio station and tv…

EU Referendum: Sussex students say stay
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EU Referendum: Sussex students say stay

Freya Marshall Payne - April 27, 2016

Students have voted to give Sussex’s Students’ Union (UUSU) the green light to campaign for the remain side in the upcoming EU referendum on June 23. 543…

New Students’ Union Officer Team Elected
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New Students’ Union Officer Team Elected

The Badger - March 4, 2016

The new Students' Union officer team has been elected, with the lowest voter turnout since 2012. Only 3601 students voted, compared with the 4725 votes cast in 2015's election. A…

Students don’t want a wealthy Vice-Chancellor, says survey
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Students don’t want a wealthy Vice-Chancellor, says survey

Freya Marshall Payne - February 8, 2016

The Students’ Union has released a report summarising the values that Sussex students say they want to see in the next Vice-Chancellor. The report is based on…

Halal burger blunder: SU issue apology
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Halal burger blunder: SU issue apology

Freya Marshall Payne - November 16, 2015

The Students’ Union has apologised for selling non-halal beef burgers to Muslim students in Falmer Bar, East Slope and The Hatch. The Union blamed its private catering…

The Students’ Union – or the Soviet Union?
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The Students’ Union – or the Soviet Union?

The Badger - October 20, 2015

Warning: Criticism Of The Students' Union Giant banners bearing the leaders' omniscient faces leer across buildings. Dissenting press is censored, its editor suspended until vague further notice.…

President of Sussex UKIP society decries Anarchist ‘totalitarianism’
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President of Sussex UKIP society decries Anarchist ‘totalitarianism’

The Badger - October 5, 2015

  As the president of a UKIP society at what is, in general, a very left-wing university, I’m well aware of the fact that our views are…

Autumn Catwalk
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Autumn Catwalk

The Badger - November 16, 2012

Holly Cooper Dunva Kamal; 3rd year International Relations Coat: Debenhams A-line skirt: American Apparel Jumper: H&M Fur hat: Topshop Knitted scarf: ASOS          …