50 Shades of Green Tourism in East Sussex

East Sussex’s Green Tourism is booming, as visitors to the county are increasingly demanding environmentally sustainable experiences, involving unique locations such as the South Downs National Park, locally produced food and drinks and local cultural attractions, such as art galleries, museums and vineyards.

This was the core message of the University of Brighton’s Wish You Were Here event held at the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill, on Tuesday 20 March 2018. Continue reading

CIMSPA Higher Education Partnership

The University of Brighton is proud to have been chosen as one of just 10 institutions nationally, by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), to become a CIMPSA Higher Education Partner and take part in its two-year pilot scheme.

CIMSPA is the sport and physical activity sector’s chartered institute and the pilot will look to develop develop students’ employment prospects and recognition pathways for relevant study programmes. Continue reading

Congratulations to Source Park

Congratulations to our KTP partners Rich Moore and Marc Moore from The Source Park, Hastings who have just won two Historic England Angel awards:

  • Historic England Followers’ and Telegraph Readers’ Favourite
  • Best Rescue of a Historic Building (joint winner)

Source Park is the world’s largest underground skate park and provides opportunities for our students as part of their studies.

Find out more about the awards and read more about the university’s KTP project with Source Park 

Modul University Workshop

The Culinary Arts Studio recently hosted a packed, three-day workshop for a group of 26 students from Modul University, Vienna.

The students had the opportunity to taste a selection of English cheese and sampled some local English beer and wines. Ken Woodward and Gill Rogers demonstrated some unusual probiotic food use, including making Yakult Ice-cream, and Yakult Iced Green Tea. Continue reading

Farewell party for hospitality students

Students from our partner universities in Germany organised a farewell party in the Culinary Arts Studio to celebrate the year they have spent at the University of Brighton studying on the BA(Hons) in hospitality management programme. Tutors and the many course friends they have made whilst studying were invited to sample a range of speciality dishes from Germany all prepared by the students. Continue reading