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Events run by students

Ultimate Frisbee ABC Party
1st-2nd October
55 Rushlake road
The first Mohawks house party of the year and it is the internationally famous ABC party. thats right wear what you want, just make sure its not clothes. crisp bags, balloons, sponges, clingfilm, all great things to make clothes from!! oh funsies
Business Christmas Challenge Briefing
1st October
Jubilee Room 360
Christmas fair charity challenge briefing .
Kpop (Korean Pop) First Meeting!
1st October
Meeting Room 2 - Falmer House
It was great to see so many people at our first social on Friday, this casual meeting will be to discuss and share ideas for what you would like to do within Sussex Kpop Society, and just to have a friendly chat about Kpop too!
Society meeting
RAG (Raising And Giving) RAG and Urban Gaming Soc's Scavenger Hunt
1st October
University of Sussex Campus
Urban Gaming Scavenger Hunt (In association with Sussex RAG)
1st October
Library Square, University of Sussex Campus.
University of Sussex Urban Games and Sussex RAG join forces to bring you Scavenger Hunt, an epic treasure hunt style game taking you around the whole of Campus! £2 per player, all proceeds go to Sussex RAG!
Friends of Palestine First PalSoc meeting of term
1st October
Fulton 214
An especially important first meeting of term to decide what BDS (boycott, divestment, and sanctions) campaign the society will run for the rest of the year. New faces especially welcome.
Football Manager Lewes v Peacehaven
1st October
FMsoc's first visit to Lewes this year to watch this Ryman Premier local derby
Capoeira Capoeira class
2nd October
Meeting Room 1
Come train Capoeira!
Society meeting
Friends of Free Syria First meeting of the year
2nd October
Fulton, Room 111
First meeting of the year for the Free Syria society
Sports fixture
RAG (Raising And Giving) Sussex RAG: HOPE Challenges Info Meeting
2nd October
Meeting Room 2, Falmer House
Come and find out more about the Hope for Children Spires of Fire and Kilimanjaro Legacy challenge! Trek across 5 volcanoes in 7 days or to the highest summit in Africa all for an amazing cause with Sussex RAG!
Barnardo's Barnardo's first social meeting!
2nd October
Mandela Hall
Come along to the first ever Sussex Barnardo's meeting! You'll get a short introduction from us and also as a group we decide on the first fundraising event. There will also be a little general pub quiz and free tea and biscuits! Everyone is welcome!
Sports fixture
Sociology First Sociology Social of the Year!
2nd October
Falmer Bar 8pm
Come to our first social on 2nd October meeting at Falmer Bar 8pm and ending in Coalition! Cops and Robbers fancy dress! Anyone is welcome!
Society meeting
RAG (Raising And Giving) Sussex RAG: Hitch Info Meeting
3rd October
Meeting Room 2, Falmer House
Ever thought about hitch hiking to Morocco or Croatia? Now you can! Make sure to add this adventure to your time at University whilst raising money for the incredible Link Community Development.
Swing Swing Taster Session
3rd October
Sussex Sports Centre
Pop in to our taster classes which will be sure to make you giggle. For a meagre £3.50, you will be given a crash course in Swing by our qualified teacher. No dance experience required!
Society meeting
Harry Potter Showing of First Film and Social
3rd October
Falmer House Meeting Room 2
We are going to watch the wonderful wonderful first film :D we would love all you wonderful people to come along :) Join us after at Falmer Bar for a little get together :)
Society meeting
Walking Devil's Dyke Walk
4th October
Library Square
Campus to devils dyke walk, Saturday, 12, Library square. https://www.facebook.com/events/1474011582858870/
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Advanced classes
6th October
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Advanced Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 7:30pm-8:30pm
Society meeting
RAG (Raising And Giving) Sussex RAG: Kerala Cycle Adventure Info Meeting
6th October
Meeting Room 1, Falmer House
For the first time, we are offering the Kerala Cycle Adventure Challenge. Cycle through the incredible landscapes of India whilst raising money for children with diabetes with the Pendsey Trust. Come along to the info meeting to find out more!
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
6th October
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Snow Sussex Snow Massive T-Shirt Pub Crawl
6th-7th October
Falmer Bar
Prepare for the biggest night of term 1, the Sussex Snow massive t-shirt pub crawl! 300 of you will be kitted out in Sussex Snow tees, bring on the games and free alcohol.
African & Caribbean Society (ACS) Sussex ACS Freshers Party
7th October
Funfair club
Ultimate Frisbee Cowboys Vs Aliens Scavenger Hunt
8th-9th October
Falmer bar
After the Daniel Craig/Harrison Ford classic, choose your costume and have a great night of challenges in and around Brighton. meet in Falmer bar before going with your team to do a list of stupid things, then meet in brighton to head into some club.
Business Christmas Challenge Pitch & Vote
8th October
Jubilee Room G31
Sussex Records Sussex Festival
8th-9th October
Sussex University Campus
A one-day music and art festival organised by students for students.
RAG (Raising And Giving) RAG's NSPCC Cake Sale
9th October
Library Square
Friends of Palestine Demo at Brighton's arms dealers
9th October
Home Farm Road, Moulsecoomb, Brighton.
Noise demonstration outside the EDO arms factory on Home Farm Road, Moulsecoomb. EDO's parent company Exelis supply weapons to the Israeli military, e.g. they own the patent for the bomb racks used by Israeli F-16 warplanes.
Amnesty Amnesty International Meeting (9 Oct)
9th October
Meeting Room 1
Society meeting
Capoeira Performance Roda
10th October
Back room of Falmer Bar
A performance Roda to celebrate the new academic year. Bring all your flatmates and friends, and enjoy the Brazilian moves and tunes.
Sports fixture | Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
13th October
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
13th October
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Rugby - women Game against Hertfordshire
15th-16th October
HOME - Falmer Sports Complex
Sports fixture
RAG (Raising And Giving) RAG's Charity Fair
15th October
Falmer House Common Room
Business External Speaker: The Funding Room
15th October
Jubilee Room G30
Hockey - women Hockey take on the 10km
16th October
Brighton Sea Front
Sussex Women's hockey with the help of friends and family take on the Brighton Brookes 10km for the second year. Raising money for RISE UK. Support would be massively appreciated. Look out for us in our Hawaiian Shirts :)
Surf BUCS surf trip
16th-20th October
Cornwall
BUCS surf competition is just round the corner, and we’re taking a group down to Newquay, Cornwall for a sick weekend of surfing.
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
20th October
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
20th October
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
RAG (Raising And Giving) RAG's Movie Pub Quiz
21st October
Falmer Back Bar
Rugby - women Game against St Mary's
22nd-23rd October
AWAY in Twickenham
Sports fixture
Business ICAEW Speed Network BRIEFING
22nd October
Jubilee Room 155
Coppafeel! (Breast Cancer Awareness) CoppaFeel! cocktail at Falmer Bar's cocktail night!
23rd October
Falmer Bar, University of Sussex
Head down to Falmer Bar to try our very own CoppaFeel! cocktail! 50p from each cocktail sold will go towards our great charity! It's Boob Week so why not!!
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
27th October
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
27th October
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Musical Theatre (SMuTS) The Rocky Horror Picture Show Screening (& Sing Along)
28th October
Falmer Back Bar
This Halloween SMuTS are putting together a special treat of decadence, indulgence and outrageous fun. Come along dressed up, and sing along to one of the greatest musical events of the 70s. 'I see you shiver with antici.....pation.'
Rugby - women Game against Portsmouth
29th-30th October
HOME - Falmer Sports Complex
Sports fixture
African & Caribbean Society (ACS) Black History Month Showcase
29th October
Falmer Bar
Postgraduate Association Conference: Critical Knowledge for Society – transcending disciplinary boundaries
31st October
Location to be confirmed
Time to be confirmed
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
3rd November
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
3rd November
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Rugby - women Game against UCL
5th-6th November
AWAY
Sports fixture
RAG (Raising And Giving) RAG Presents: University Challenge
5th November
Business ICAEW Speed Networking
6th November
Jubilee G29, G30 and 144
ICAEW a world leader of the accountancy and finance profession have kindly agreed to come in and do a speed dating style event where students will have a chance to ask professional questions and practice interview techniques. Wine and nibbles
RAG (Raising And Giving) RAG Presents LOST
8th November
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
10th November
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
10th November
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
RAG (Raising And Giving) RAG Presents: Man Vs Food
11th-13th November
Falmer Bar
Compete in some of the toughest eating challenges to see who is the Eating Champion of Sussex Uni
Rugby - women Game against Imperial
12th-13th November
HOME - Falmer Sports Complex
Sports fixture
Business CEC: Summer Internships Briefing
12th November
Jubilee G31
Claire Ward from CEC will be coming in to talk to students about summer internship opportunities and the benefits of undertaking one, especially if you are not doing a placement year.
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
17th November
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
17th November
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Rugby - women Game against Hertfordshire
19th-20th November
AWAY at AL10 9EU
Sports fixture
Business External Speaker: Tribehive
19th November
Jubilee Room 155
TribeHive are passionate about connectivity, whether that is connecting fans at a stadium or connecting business systems. We will talk about entrepreneurship and starting your own business as well technological solutions they offer to businesses.
RAG (Raising And Giving) Sussex RAG Presents: Take Me Out
20th November
Mandela Hall
For the third year running, we are bringing the brilliant Take Me Out to Sussex
Business Hastings Direct ACCA Interviews
21st November
Jubilee G30
Presentation and mock interviews for those looking to do the ACCA qualifications after you graduate.
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
24th November
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
24th November
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
RAG (Raising And Giving) Sussex RAG's Comedy Night
25th November
Falmer Bar
Rugby - women CUP game against Plymouth
26th-27th November
AWAY
Sports fixture
Business Christmas Fair
27th November
Jubilee G29
Christmas Fair charity challenge comes to an end with the Christmas Fair in aid of a local charity. Lots of stalls with fun games and lots of gifts to purchase
RAG (Raising And Giving) Sussex RAG's Candygram
1st-5th December
Campus
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
1st December
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
1st December
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Musical Theatre (SMuTS) SMuTS Christmas Cabaret
1st December
Falmer Back Bar
Each year SMuTS collects talent from all over the University! We have acts of magic, singing, dancing, circus, you name it! Even some stuff which we certainly can't describe. Come along for an amazing night of talent and side splitting Christmas fun!
RAG (Raising And Giving) Susex RAG's Christmas Fair
2nd December
Falmer House Common Room
Musical Theatre (SMuTS) SMuTS Christmas Cabaret
2nd December
Falmer Back Bar
Each year SMuTS collects talent from all over the University! We have acts of magic, singing, dancing, circus, you name it! Even some stuff which we certainly can't describe. Come along for an amazing night of talent and side splitting Christmas fun!
Rugby - women Game against St Mary's
3rd-4th December
HOME - Falmer Sports Complex
Sports fixture
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Beginners class
8th December
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Beginners group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Society meeting
PoleSoc (Pole fitness) Intermediates class
8th December
Meeting room 1, Falmer House
Intermedia group Pole fitness class. Autumn term, Mondays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Snow Sussex Snow Christmas Ski Trip
12th-20th December
Tignes
Winter is officially coming... and with it comes the biggest ever Sussex Snow trip! We are going to Tignes in the French Alps and for only £359 (cheapest skiing you can do) which includes travel, accommodation, 6 day lift pass and drinks deals!
Rugby - women Game against Portsmouth
28th-29th January
AWAY at PO4 8LW
Sports fixture
Rugby - women Game against UCL
4th-5th February
HOME - Falmer Sports Complex
Sports fixture
Hockey - women Hockey Half Marathon
22nd February
Brighton
We have signed up to run the Brighton Half Marathon in aid of RISE UK. Please donate what you can or even better come and join us.
Musical Theatre (SMuTS) SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
4th-7th March
Sallis Benney Theatre, Brighton
SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd! An amazing musical of revenge, bloodlust, romance and pies. After years in exile for a crime he didn't commit, Benjamin Barker, now Sweeney Todd, returns to London to exact revenge on all those who wronged him.
Musical Theatre (SMuTS) SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
5th-7th March
Sallis Benney Theatre, Brighton
SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd! An amazing musical of revenge, bloodlust, romance and pies. After years in exile for a crime he didn't commit, Benjamin Barker, now Sweeney Todd, returns to London to exact revenge on all those who wronged him.
Musical Theatre (SMuTS) SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
6th March
Sallis Benney Theatre, Brighton
SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd! An amazing musical of revenge, bloodlust, romance and pies. After years in exile for a crime he didn't commit, Benjamin Barker, now Sweeney Todd, returns to London to exact revenge on all those who wronged him.
Musical Theatre (SMuTS) SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Matinee)
7th March
SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd! An amazing musical of revenge, bloodlust, romance and pies. After years in exile for a crime he didn't commit, Benjamin Barker, now Sweeney Todd, returns to London to exact revenge on all those who wronged him.
Musical Theatre (SMuTS) SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
7th March
Sallis Benney Theatre, Brighton
SMuTS Present: Sweeney Todd! An amazing musical of revenge, bloodlust, romance and pies. After years in exile for a crime he didn't commit, Benjamin Barker, now Sweeney Todd, returns to London to exact revenge on all those who wronged him.

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