Student News and Events

News and events for University of Brighton students

Speakers Festival in Lewes

Lewes Speakers Festival, 22-23 January 2022

The Lewes Speakers Festival has brought together a number of authors to talk about their latest literature. This is a great chance to hear from authors with notable political, media and journalist backgrounds.

Christmas mince pies

Christmas 2021 events happening in and around Brighton & Eastbourne

Christmas is a time for coming together with your community. Here’s a range of activitiestaking place around Brighton during this festive time. Please check the event’s own website closer to the time for up to date information.

Christmas lunch 7 December 2021

Book your Christmas lunch on a campus Food Hub near you – 7 December

We’re hosting our Christmas lunch at our Food Hub restaurants on all four campuses on Tuesday 7 December between 11am and 2pm. The full Christmas lunch, which is available for just under £10 per person, consists of a main and a dessert (with a vegan option available).

Ask the founder event

Ask the founder: live chat event with four Brighton entrepreneurs

Join beepurple in a live chat with four amazing University of Brighton creative entrepreneurs and freelancers on Wednesday 10 November, from 5:30pm – 7:30pm, on Zoom

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Free workshop event for those looking to create their own business or startup

Join us on online on Wednesday, 20 October 2021, from 5:30pm – 7:30pm, for this free, practical and insightful workshop on ‘How to Create a Compelling Story for Your Startup’.

Climate & Consciousness What's the connection event

Event: Climate & Consciousness: What’s the connection? 14 October 6pm

Take part in this student-inspired online event: Climate & Consciousness – What’s the connection? on 14 October starting at 6pm.

The Big Read 2021

The Big Read 2021 – meet the author event and free e-book

The Big Read is an annual campaign to encourage students to explore new literature and discover stories and writing outside their studies. This year we are honoured to feature Monique Roffey and her Costa Book Award-winning novel ‘The Mermaid of Black Conch’.

Photo of Angela Saini

International Women’s Day 2021 #ChooseToChallenge

The University of Brighton marks International Women’s Day with a talk for staff and students by author Angela Saini, co-hosted with the University of Sussex.

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International Women’s Day 2021: A conversation with Angela Saini

In celebration of International Women’s Day, the Universities of Brighton and Sussex are jointly hosting award-winning science journalist and author Angela Saini. Reserve your place at our free, online event co-hosted with the University of Sussex.

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