Student News and Events

News and events for University of Brighton students

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The Stonewall uprising – how to celebrate Pride

Find out how LGBT+ Pride originated and how you can celebrate locally in Brighton, Eastbourne and beyond.

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Student success in this year’s City Nature Challenge – see the results

This year was the biggest ever City Nature Challenge – a global effort encouraging people to discover and record local wildlife in and surrounding urban areas.

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Take part in the City Nature Challenge 2021

Get involved with the City Nature Challenge, an international campaign to discover and record as much wildlife as possible over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. Just download and use the iNaturalist app, it could win you a prize!

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1-5 March is Be More Skilled Week

Be ready, be more skilled. This week is here to help you to identify, develop and communicate your skills to employers.

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15-19 February: Join us for Further Study Week

Exploring your postgraduate options can be tricky, so we have organised a range of webinars and virtual open days for you. 

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University and community-based events for the Christmas holiday

Christmas is a time for coming together with your community. Find out about some local socially distanced and virtual activities taking place over the holidays.

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Brighton Works Week is here: Sign up for these live sessions

This week is packed full of live Q&As, chats and webinars with actively recruiting employers, external careers experts, and our in-house specialists, all helping you to be more employable.

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Brighton Works Week including Careers Fair 2020

This week is packed full of events, workshops, chats and webinars, to help you to be more employable. The sessions will be hosted by external experts we’ve invited in from all corners of the world of work and our own specialist Careers and Employability team.

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Book onto an online welcome session featuring our Student Ambassadors

We are running short, one-hour information sessions on Microsoft Teams to help you settle into the university and everything it has to offer. They are free to join, you can attend as many of them as you like, and we just need you to sign up in advance.

Unplugged BSU Freshers Fortnight

2020 Freshers’ Fortnight ‘Unplugged’ events revealed

The Brighton Students’ Union will be providing our new students a number of virtual events, pop up gazebos and an interactive fair for this year’s Freshers’ Fortnight from 26 September to 16 October.