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Sustainable Sussex Fortnight Encourages Green Action

From 15 – 29 April, the University’s Students’ Union, Sussex Sustainability Research Programme (SSRP), and a range of campus food spots collaborated to bring to the community Sustainable Sussex Fortnight,…

Eat Central to Close for Renovation

Written by: Akshayaa Suresh and Shambhavi Shukla, Staff Writers Eat Central will close for renovations on 25 March until June. The renovations were agreed as a necessary condition of the…

Students’ Rent Lining the Pockets of Controversial Balfour Beatty

Despite student protests and a history of bribery, corruption and negligence, students’ money will continue going to Balfour Beatty as they construct the new West Slope accommodation. Due to lease…

Stanmer Court Recycling Goes to General Waste

For nearly six months, a sign outside both of the rubbish disposal areas for Stanmer Court accommodation states that “recycling is currently going into general waste because it’s contaminated.” The…

Armed Police on Campus for Alleged Threats to Kill

Armed police arrived on campus at around 7 p.m. this evening (5 March), allegedly in response to a report of an armed man making threats. The police, who appeared to…

Armed Police on Campus Worry Students

Trigger Warning- Guns, weapons The presence of armed police and sniffer dogs at Falmer campus on the afternoon of 7 February left many students unsettled and confused. An official statement…

Rats on Campus?

Recent allegations circulating among students at the University of Sussex suggest a rat problem across campus, particularly in the on-campus accommodation Lewes Court. The Badger interviewed a group of students…

Costa Arrives in the Library

Starting from 3 January, the Library Café is serving drinks provided by Costa Coffee. Alongside the new coffee brand, library visitors can now treat themselves to sweets from Planet Doughnut.…

West Slope Construction Continues to Impact Student Life

The University of Sussex has been continuing building work for the new West Slope accommodation, which will be available to students in 2024. Once completed, the project aims to provide…

Students Voice Support for Palestine

Amid the weekly rally held on Mondays in Library Square, Zeena (who requested her surname be omitted), a third-year Palestinian student at Sussex, stepped away from the demonstration to take…

What’s on: Freshers’ Week

Freshers’ this year was always going to have to change due to the pandemic. Now, however, we know what format it will take.

University of Sussex partners with The Great Escape Festival

The University of Sussex has partnered The Great Escape Festival, offering students access to exclusive live events and work opportunities.

UCU Launch Petition to End the ‘Hostile Environment’ at Sussex

The Sussex branch of the University and College Union (UCU) has launched a petition calling for Vice-Chancellor Adam Tickell to end the ‘hostile environment’ at Sussex. The petition claims that…

News like Badger: Union U-turn over referendum to support strike action, new east slope and more

In this news round up of the week, Will and Jordan catch you up on everything going on around campus. Thanks for listening, and tune in next week Friday for…