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Discretionary Leave to Remain (DLR) Scholarship launched

Changes to regulations in 2012 meant that people with DLR were no longer eligible for receiving student finance and therefore very few were able to afford to pay international tuition fees as well as the costs of living.

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.


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BSMS Surgical Laparoscopic skills
28th 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
30th April
The Globe
A Night of 90's and 00's chart classics!
Christian Union Tea and Toast
30th 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!
University of Sussex Students' Union The Intergalactic Shuffle
1st May
The Globe
Psychedelic Influenced Bangers from across the Genres from DJ Fuzz Aldrin and Friends
BSMS Paediatric Society National Medical Student Paediatric Conference 2015
2nd-3rd May
Checkland Building, Falmer Campus, University of Brighton
For the fourth year running, BSMS Paediatric Society is holding our conference! Anyone interested in the medical specialty of Paediatrics or working with children is invited to attend for a weekend of workshops, lectures and our famous evening ball!
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Lyndsay Burtonshaw
Michael Segalov
Bethan Hunt
Dan Greenberg
Abraham Baldry
Rianna Gargiulo