UCU calls 14 days of teaching strikes
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UCU calls 14 days of teaching strikes

Lucy Pegg - February 5, 2018

Members of the UCU (University and College Union) have voted for industrial action in their dispute over potential changes to university pension schemes. 61 universities - including…

Michael Farthing paid ‘golden goodbye’ of £230,000
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Michael Farthing paid ‘golden goodbye’ of £230,000

Deniz Karaman - December 8, 2017

Previous Vice-Chancellor of Sussex University, Michael Farthing, was paid a £230,000 sum 'in lieu of notice' upon stepping down from his role, University Financial Statements for 2016-17…

Tory MP denounced after Brexit demand to universities
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Tory MP denounced after Brexit demand to universities

Deniz Karaman - October 26, 2017

Vice-Chancellor Adam Tickell has refused Tory MP Chris Heaton-Harris' request for a list of names of the academic staff who teach European politics and Brexit at The…

LIVE: General Election 2017
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LIVE: General Election 2017

Remel Crichlow - June 8, 2017

 The Badger is live blogging the General Election. Our base is in East Slope Bar, from where we shall be bringing you news of Sussex's every reaction…

Sussex shows solidarity with Manchester following terror attack
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Sussex shows solidarity with Manchester following terror attack

Daniel Green - May 23, 2017

More than 30 people attended a candle-lit vigil on campus this afternoon to pay their respects to the victims of a terrorist attack at a concert in…

Westminster attacker was Sussex graduate
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Westminster attacker was Sussex graduate

Daniel Green - March 29, 2017

The attacker in last week's terrorist attack in Westminster was a Sussex student twenty years ago, Vice-Chancellor Adam Tickell has revealed. In an email to all students,…

NSS yes: Engineering students brush off boycott
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NSS yes: Engineering students brush off boycott

Jessica Hubbard - March 1, 2017

Engineering students have chosen not to boycott the National Student Survey (NSS), a University spokesperson confirmed. The spokesperson said: "students within the Engineering department are choosing not…

Courgette crisis: vegetable shortage hits Brighton
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Courgette crisis: vegetable shortage hits Brighton

Kate Dearling - February 13, 2017

Reports of courgette, iceberg lettuce and broccoli shortages have been hitting the news over the last few weeks. Pictures of empty supermarket shelves have been doing the…

Commuters to take DfT to court over trains
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Commuters to take DfT to court over trains

Daniel Green - February 8, 2017

Rail commuters have launched a legal challenge against the Department of Transport (DfT) for their failure to deal with the ongoing dispute between Southern Rail and workers’…

Thousands protest Trump in Brighton
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Thousands protest Trump in Brighton

Freya Marshall Payne - February 6, 2017

Over 2000 students and residents gathered in central Brighton to protest President Trump’s immigration policy which spilled out into an unplanned march shutting down the city centre, lasting into…

Students and staff unite at education demonstration
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Students and staff unite at education demonstration

Luke Richards - December 1, 2016

Thousands of students and staff took to the streets of London to protest at the state of the higher education. In the biggest education demonstration since 2010.…

Badger Live: 2016 US Election
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Badger Live: 2016 US Election

Luke Richards - November 8, 2016

The Badger is going to be running a live blog covering the US presidential election, live from East Slope Bar. Throughout the evening we shall be bringing…