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News and events for University of Brighton students

Student volunteers cleaning up Brighton beach

Wellbeing Week 2022: Friday – Give

It is the final day of Wellbeing Week – we hope you have found our events and resources useful for boosting your mental wellbeing. Individuals who report a greater interest in helping others are more likely to rate themselves as happy.

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Volunteer translators needed to support a local school

Do you speak and write another language fluently? Do you have experience of translation, or would like to gain some? Then we would like to hear from you.

East Sussex Fire Service

Volunteer opportunity: role play for fire service (postponed until April 2023)

East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service are seeking volunteers to role play at a training exercise located at the Amex Stadium, next to the Falmer campus.

University of Brighton at Pride Parade

Brighton Pride needs you: a call for volunteers

June marks international Pride month, where members of the LGBTQ+ community and their allies worldwide celebrate their identities, recognise the influence LGBTQ+ people have had and continue to have, and reflect on the struggle for equality.

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Interested in volunteering or being mentored?

We’ve organised some online events which could potentially help your academic journey and future career.

Volunteer students at the Bevy pub

The one thing that could make you more attractive to employers

Getting yourself a job straight out of university can be harder than it sounds. But all is not lost. According to a new study, employers are particularly impressed by students who do volunteering work. They obviously want candidates with the right skillsets. But they also want to hire students who go above and beyond to…

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Celebrate Pride 2018

Join us in the Pride Parade

Summer is coming and that means it isn’t long until the biggest and most joyful event in the city’s calendar, Brighton & Hove Pride 2018! Celebrations will be taking place across the city from Friday 3 – Sunday 5 August, with the jewel in the crown being the annual Pride Community Parade on Saturday 4…

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Hate crime research project looking for students

Have you ever experienced hate speech or prejudice-motivated abuse directed at you primarily because of your identity? Or perhaps you’ve witnessed or heard about others on campus experiencing this type of behaviour? Hate crime research A research team is developing a new programme for students at the universities of Brighton and Sussex which will offer…

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