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Thu 07 Nov 2019

My Freshers' Experience 2019

“Where are you from?”, “Did you also take a gap year?”, “What are you studying...
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Tue 29 Oct 2019

Introducing the Language Café - Onyinye Okonkwo, VP Welfare

Hi everyone I’m Onyinye Okonkwo, your Vice President Welfare. I am from Nigeria, came to the UK in...
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Sun 22 Sep 2019

Staying safe over Freshers' Fortnight

Taking part in Freshers’ Fortnight is a great way to meet new people at University and get settled into...
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Tue 27 Aug 2019

Must haves to pack for your first year at University!

You're leaving home for University! It's an exciting time full of plans for the future...
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Mon 12 Aug 2019

My Graduation Experience

Graduation is highly anticipated, it’s the result of three to four years of University and an accumulation of...
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Brighton SU - Who We Are!

I’m Calvin, your Union President. I just thought I’d take this opportunity to welcome you to...
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Mon 05 Aug 2019

How to make the most of your first year at University

Starting University can be a daunting experience, especially when you’re moving away from home for the first time...
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Mon 29 Jul 2019

Dear Fresher - Luke Sandys-Renton

Dear Fresher, When I chose the University of Brighton, I didn’t know anyone and everything seemed pretty daunting...
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Tue 02 Jul 2019

What's it like to work for Brighton SU?

This blog has been written by Ella Mathiot, the Communications Associate at Brighton Students’ Union. Ella has worked at...
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Fri 14 Jun 2019

How to prepare for University

Starting University is such an exciting time and we understand that you must have so many questions about becoming a...
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All Roads Lead Back to Freshers' Fair - Ramy Badrie

All Roads Lead Back to Freshers’ Fair By Ramy Badrie   How It All Began When I joined the...
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Farewell from Amy Jaiteh!

I can’t believe that I have come to the end of two exciting and busy years of being...
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Tue 11 Jun 2019

Important things to know before graduating in 2019!

Your graduation will be a day that you never forget, after all of your hard work you can celebrate and...
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Thu 06 Jun 2019

Hasta la vista Hastings, from Bruno Batista

I started to work for BSU in the Hastings’ campus in October 2008, when we only had one building...
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Mon 03 Jun 2019

Brighton SU Round Up - 2018/19

Another academic year has passed, wow! The SU and our amazing students (that’s you!) have achieved so much...
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Wed 29 May 2019

Changes to Letting Fees: How do they affect you?

On June 1st, big changes will be made to letting fees across the country.  The outline of these changes...
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Mon 20 May 2019

What's on in Sussex this Summer?

Are you staying in Sussex this summer? Then read on! We’ve compiled this list of chronological events to...
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Nature Walks in Brighton, Eastbourne and Hastings

A great way of relaxing away from studying is by getting out into the Great British Countryside! It’s...
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Tue 14 May 2019

Tips for handling exam season…

It’s exam season for the final few weeks of term, so we’ve put together this handy...
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Fri 29 Mar 2019

Spending Easter in East Sussex!

Easter is here! It’s a time to see loved ones, eat chocolate and get as much uni work...
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