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Sports clubs, societies and student media are a great way to meet people, learn a new skill, keep up an existing interest, gain some experience and have fun!

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Start a new group

It is easy to set up a new sports club or society and we're here to help.

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Join a group

Just find the sports club or society you'd like to join in our list and sign up online.

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Help for committee members

We provide training and support for students that run sports clubs, societies and student media. You can book rooms, apply for funding and lots more.

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Contact us

Pop in and see us in the Activities Centre on the first floor of Falmer House

Societies - societies@sussexstudent.com - 01273 877641

Sport - sarah.h@sussexstudent.com - 01273 877322

Media - jo.w@sussexstudent.com - 01273 872636

Events run by students

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
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!
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!
BSMS Surgical Advanced surgical skills
5th May
Audrey Emerton Building
Strictly limited to 12 students. Groups of 4 will rotate amongst 3 stations (TBC): tendon repair, surgical drain, cyst removal. NB: raw animal products are used.
Ballroom & Latin Dancing 1950's Spring Ball
12th May
Room 76 (Falmer Back Bar)
Following the success of the Winter Ball we're very excited to announce that we'll be hosting another dancing extravaganza!
Politics The 2nd Annual Politics Graduation Ball
22nd May
The Old Ship Hotel, Brighton
Finalists - come celebrate the end of exams in style with us for a night filled with great food, drinks and entertainment at our 2nd annual Politics Graduation Ball!
Friends of Médecins Sans Frontières Friends of MSF: Working Abroad Conference
23rd May
BSMS medical school
Friends of MSF present the Working Abroad Conference this May 23rd, 2015! Showcasing international speakers discussing their experiences working in conflict zones around the world. Get your tickets now- 8 pounds for the entire day, bagelman included!
Geography Geography Masquerade Summer Ball
5th June
The Old Ship Hotel
This year the Geography Summer Ball will be held on Friday 5th June at The Old Ship Hotel. Included is your ticket is a welcome drink, two course meal, chocolate fountain dessert, professional photographer and live music entertainment.

News

RAG (Raising And Giving)
EAP Volunteer Project review

 
Postgraduate Association
Changes to Associate Tutor (AT) contracts

From next autumn, new Associate Tutors will be employed on different terms.

 
RAG (Raising And Giving)
The Great Wall Review

 
 

Other sports opportunities

There are lots of opportunities to take part in sports activities on campus and in Brighton & Hove.

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Active US introduces students to unlimited fitness and sporting opportunities on and off campus.

 

Societies & Sports Committee

Decisions about sports clubs and societies including allocating funding are made by students on the Sports and Societies Committees.

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