I’m Jewish and I refuse to let Tickell speak for me
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I’m Jewish and I refuse to let Tickell speak for me

Fraser Coppin - March 10, 2017

The following open letter to Sussex's Vice-Chancellor was sent to The Badger. We are happy to publish it as indeed we are always happy to publish letters written…

Tuition fee rise fiasco: confusion continues
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Campus News
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Tuition fee rise fiasco: confusion continues

Luke Richards - February 27, 2017

Sussex is set to raise tuition fees for all continuing home and EU undergraduate students as well as new students in 2017/18. However, to students without a…

Sussex embroiled in ‘right wing attitudes’ discussion
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Campus News
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Sussex embroiled in ‘right wing attitudes’ discussion

Freya Marshall Payne - February 27, 2017

A Sussex Centre for Conflict and Security Research (SCSR) poster advertising an “informal discussion” on “how to deal with right wing attitudes and politics in the classroom”…

Largest ever Sussex winter graduation
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Campus News
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Largest ever Sussex winter graduation

Matthew Finn - February 12, 2017

A record 2,300 degrees and diplomas were awarded at this year’s winter graduation ceremonies. The number is a 20 per cent rise from 2016’s winter graduation, with…

New Vice-Chancellor announced: students react
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New Vice-Chancellor announced: students react

Freya Marshall Payne - April 18, 2016

The University of Sussex has appointed Professor Adam Tickell as its new Vice-Chancellor. He will replace current Vice-Chancellor Michael Farthing on 1st September 2016. Tickell is the…

Sussex appoints new Vice‒Chancellor
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Sussex appoints new Vice‒Chancellor

The Badger - April 12, 2016

The University of Sussex has appointed Professor Adam Tickell as its new Vice-Chancellor. He will replace current Vice-Chancellor Michael Farthing on 1st September 2016. Tickell is the current provost…

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…

Zero students attend vice chancellor meeting
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Zero students attend vice chancellor meeting

Freya Marshall Payne - November 16, 2015

Not one student turned up to last week’s open meeting on who should be the next Vice-Chancellor. The event was held in Jubilee’s 500-seat lecture hall, and…

Sports
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Sport bursary reception

The Badger - November 16, 2012

Martina Aegerter Sports Editor Last Tuesday, the 13th November, The Vice Chancellor Michael Farthing gave a reception for athletes at Sussex recieving a sport bursary. According to…

20,000 students by 2020 – suggests University projection
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20,000 students by 2020 – suggests University projection

The Badger - October 19, 2012

The University of Sussex will grow by 1,000 students a year according to University projections. [caption id="attachment_14097" align="alignright" width="290" caption="Speculations about the contents of the new Masterplan.…

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Sussex celebrates its 50th

The Badger - October 4, 2011

While current Sussex students enjoyed their long summer break and freshers nervously awaited their all important results, the University of Sussex was alive with celebrations of the…

Sussex UCU is ‘unsatisfied’ with vice-chancellor response
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Sussex UCU is ‘unsatisfied’ with vice-chancellor response

The Badger - May 13, 2011

Tensions between university staff and the vice-chancellor have flared up again as Sussex University and College Union (UCU) representatives reaffirm their plans for strike action over pensions.…

Farthing gets it wrong on tuition fees
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Letters
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Farthing gets it wrong on tuition fees

The Badger - June 7, 2010

As the Badger reports this week, Vice-Chancellor Michael Farthing has argued that in order for universities to maintain high standards of education, the tuition fee cap- which…

News
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University of Sussex accused of "discriminating against disabled students" after breaching equality law

The Badger - May 4, 2010

The University of Sussex has allegedly breached legal requirements after failing to consult disabled students before their “proposal for change” to student support services, sparking new conflict…

Letters
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'Stop The Cuts' must stay on track

The Badger - April 22, 2010

At the time of writing, an occupation of the Arts A2 lecture hall is underway. As of late, occupations have not been a rarity on campus thanks…

Letters
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The movement must box-clever

The Badger - April 20, 2010

Following the occupation at Sussex House, in which a few senior members of staff effectively held their own occupation within that building by refusing to leave without…

News
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Management back-tracks over student suspensions

The Badger - March 12, 2010

Last Wednesday 10 March, six students formerly suspended from the University of Sussex had their penalisations modified so as to permit them to continue with their academic…

Letters
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Fight now or forever hold your peace

The Badger - February 7, 2010

When you say cut-back, we say fight-back. And when we say fight-back we mean it, a mantra weightier than mere words. Words dance upon the paths of…

Lies, spin and the fight against cut-backs
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Lies, spin and the fight against cut-backs

The Badger - December 6, 2009

[caption id="attachment_6403" align="alignleft" width="290" caption="Students and staff met after the protest to discuss the most effective strategy to combat redundancies and service cuts. (Photo: Mark Jenner)"][/caption] For…

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Farthing watches the pounds

The Badger - March 16, 2009

[caption id="attachment_4583" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Farthing remains convinced that he has the strategy to help Sussex out of the recession - Photo: sussex.ac.uk"][/caption] The Vice-Chancellor Michael Farthing has…