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Plans agreed for new Students' Union building

The Students’ Union and University have agreed to develop plans to build a new Students’ Union building on campus.

Government releases new advice on students' consumer rights

The Competition and Markets Authority has released advice to universities, outlining their responsibilities to students under consumer protection law.

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Become a Buddy volunteer and help a new student get to know Sussex. Our online application process is quick and easy and you'll get to help someone settle in at Sussex.

Operations Officer steps down

Dan Greenberg has stepped down as Operations Officer. The responsibilities of this role have been handed to other officers and staff ahead of the new Officer roles being introduced in June.


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Rugby - men Sussex Rugby Mental Health Touch Rugby Festival
20th April
Falmer Sports Centre
Just like the fantastic netball tournament the girls had recently, we would like all the sports teams and societies to come together and play touch rugby to raise funds for this cause!
Democracy NUS National Conference
21st-23rd April
BSMS Surgical Laparoscopic Skills
21st April
Royal Alex Children's Hospital Simulation Suite
Planned stations: - Stacking sugar cubes - Threading shoelace through holes (suturing) - Transferring elastic bands - Transferring chickpeas - Excising a custard filled balloon from a glove (tumour excision) - Appendicectomy model
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University of Sussex Students' Union #tbt Naughty Thursdays
23rd April
The Globe
A Night of 90's and 00's chart classics!
Christian Union Tea and Toast
23rd April
Lancaster House Foyer
Come and get your weekly dose of FREE tea and toast served by the Christian Union every Thursday. We have an amazing selection of teas and spreads for you to choose from and enjoy. Come and see what it's all about!

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Lyndsay Burtonshaw
Michael Segalov
Bethan Hunt
Dan Greenberg
Abraham Baldry
Rianna Gargiulo