First Sussex Pride takes place on campus
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First Sussex Pride takes place on campus

Lucy Pegg - February 28, 2018

Sussex campus held its first Pride event on 28th February. Marking the end of LGBTQ+ History Month, the Students’ Union’s event celebrated diversity and the vibrant LGBTQ+…

Vegan Millionaire’s Shortbread
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Vegan Millionaire’s Shortbread

Meg Trump - February 28, 2018

It was difficult to come up with a fitting description for this recipe as all three words of the title eventually settled for are interchangeable. It doesn’t…

Biohacker regrets own biohacking: CRISPR done wrong?
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Biohacker regrets own biohacking: CRISPR done wrong?

Luke Richards - February 27, 2018

Aaron Traywick, 28, could well claim to be the world’s most notorious ‘biohacker’, that is, a do-it-yourself biologist, looking for new ways to do things with biology…

The Globe to close on 17th March
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The Globe to close on 17th March

Lucy Pegg - February 27, 2018

The Globe, the Students’ Union venue in the centre of Brighton, is to close on 17th March. The pub is currently owned by the Laine Pub Company…

Long Read: Media and University have failed students on UCU strikes
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Long Read: Media and University have failed students on UCU strikes

Tom Robinson - February 26, 2018

There has been a lot of confusion and anger surrounding the strikes. The Tab has been dominant in forming the student media narrative, yet their reporting has…

Billionaire builds colossal 10,000 year clock
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Billionaire builds colossal 10,000 year clock

Luke Richards - February 23, 2018

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has gone ahead with a plan to build a giant clock to promote long term thinking. The clock's design should allow it to…

Academic Armchair- iObjectify: self- and other-objectification on Grindr
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Academic Armchair- iObjectify: self- and other-objectification on Grindr

Devin Thomas - February 23, 2018

The Badger Features Team interviewed Sussex’s Yasin Koc about his work on the psychological factors behind Grindr. He posits that use of the app is associated with…

The Badger Reviews: Derry Girls
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The Badger Reviews: Derry Girls

Sophie Coppenhall - February 22, 2018

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MwnpSEzprQ[/embedyt] This week, Sophie our film editor, reviews season one of Derry Girls. Have you seen it? What did you think? Leave us a comment on…

‘Paws for Pensions’ among strike event schedule
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‘Paws for Pensions’ among strike event schedule

William Singh - February 21, 2018

University of Sussex staff are hosting a full slate of events on strike days, including talks, teach-ins, and even a day to bring along your puppers. Members…

Students need to support the UCU strike
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Students need to support the UCU strike

Johnbosco Nwogbo - February 20, 2018

The question of whether or not the current UCU strike is justified is an easily settled one, if one took a broad view. According to the Joseph…

Women’s suffrage 100 years on: what’s changed?
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Women’s suffrage 100 years on: what’s changed?

Roisin McCormack - February 20, 2018

As it reaches a century since the defining moments of women’s suffrage, Roisin McCormack looks into how much things have really changed. Is a celebration of the…

Planned new Life Sciences building ‘axed’
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Campus News
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Planned new Life Sciences building ‘axed’

Anonymous - February 16, 2018

The University of Sussex’s longstanding plans to construct a new Life Sciences building in the east end of the Science Car Park have been axed, The Badger…

The Badger chats to Sussex Show Choir
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The Badger chats to Sussex Show Choir

Georgia Grace - February 16, 2018

Theatre Editor Georgia Grace spoke with one of the University’s major performing arts societies Show Choir about what they’ve been up to over the previous months, and…

The Badger Reviews: Star Trek Discovery
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The Badger Reviews: Star Trek Discovery

Sophie Coppenhall - February 16, 2018

  [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8KGLdIMtHQ[/embed] This week, Sophie our film editor, reviews season one of Star Trek Discovery. Have you seen it? What did you think? Leave us a comment…

Students petition university for strike hardship fund
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Students petition university for strike hardship fund

Jessica Hubbard - February 13, 2018

Sussex students have started a petition to the University of Sussex requesting that wages that would have been paid to striking staff be placed instead into a…

Oscars 2018: how progressive are Hollywood’s most prestigious awards?
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Oscars 2018: how progressive are Hollywood’s most prestigious awards?

Devin Thomas - February 13, 2018

In light of the recently revealed list of the 2018 Oscar Nominations, Features Editor Devin Thomas explores the extent to which we can say that we are…

Sussex Library charges £12,442.75 for late fees
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Sussex Library charges £12,442.75 for late fees

Jessica Hubbard - February 8, 2018

A Freedom of Information request has revealed that library fees for overdue books reached £12, 442.75 during the 2016/17 academic year. The request was made on 31…

New campaign Sussex on Ecosia
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New campaign Sussex on Ecosia

Jessica Hubbard - February 8, 2018

A group of Sussex Anthropology students have started a campaign for The University to use Ecosia as its default search engine. The group consists of three second-year…