Geography, geology and environment at Brighton

Interview with an Environmental Science Alumni – Rebecca Cavlan – i-studentglobal

Alumni Rebecca Cavlan describes her time at university in the Earth and Environmental Science department. Source: Interview with an Environmental Science Alumni – Rebecca Cavlan – i-studentglobal

New PhD opportunity!

New PhD opportunity : Effective Management of the Invasive Aquatic Swamp Stonecrop (Crassula helmsii) in wetlands There is an opportunity for a PhD student with the Aquatic Research Centre.   Please apply using the following link PhD Opportunity The application deadline is midnight on 28th November 2016  

The complexity of microplastic pollution

Our very own Matt Turley, PhD student at the Aquatic Research Centre has been on the news! Matt was interviewed on Channel 5 news about the dangers of microplastics, following a report issued by The Environmental Audit Committee of the House of Commons. The report calls for the government to ban the use of microplastics…

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Get up to £30,000 tax-free to Train to Teach a STEM subject

Good teachers are always in demand but STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects at secondary school are particular priorities and attract additional support and higher levels of funding. The teaching profession is a great way to make your degree, skills and knowledge really count. At the moment, tax-free bursaries and scholarships worth up to…

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Join us at our campus open day on Saturday 18 June

Open days are a great way to find out about the local area and the campus where you will be studying. You will also be able to hear more about your chosen subject and talk to our staff and current students. If you are thinking of beginning your studies in 2017, you can find out…

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Exploring our biodiversity refuge

Dr Chris Joyce was invited by the c-change team at the University to help celebrate International Biodiversity Day with a walk to Moulsecoomb’s very own biodiversity refuge, the Watts bank (near the Watts building). Around 15 colleagues from across the university joined the walk during which Dr Joyce introduced the biodiversity of the University generally…

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Laura’s ship comes in

University of Brighton masters student Laura Clemente Campos has landed an internship at Shoreham Port. She will be producing an ecology plan for the port and her work will form part of her coursework for her masters in Environmental Assessment and Management. Laura told the Shoreham Herald: “When the port gave me the opportunity to…

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Join us on a biodiversity walk

Sunday 22 May is International Day for Biological Diversity and to celebrate, the c-change campaign at uni have organised a bio-diversity walk on the Moulsecoombe campus with Professor Chris Joyce from our school at 12.30 on Monday 23 May. Join Chris for a short lunchtime walk to look at and learn more about the work…

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Geography and environment at Brighton

Geography and environment students tell us what they think about their course  

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