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Zoe's Diary


Part of my Mondays is spent working in a homeless shelter in town so the first problem I was faced with was getting there! Luckily I am an adamant biker and the weather was reasonable, so I didn’t have to get the bus.   1,417 more words

Sussex University

Design 2014 - final year BSc Product Design show now on...

This is it. The climax of a whole years work has arrived for the final year product designers with the opening of the Design 2014 show in the Creativity Zone at Sussex. 218 more words


Large Counter Protest To Controversial Anti-Abortion Demonstrations

Anti-abortion campaigners were met by a large counter protest at the University of Sussex today, as a group of students disrupted the demonstration.

Around 10 members of Abort 67, the Brighton-based pro-life group, who are banned from the university campus, stood outside Falmer Train Station holding signs and a large banner with pictures on it of terminated pregnancies. 185 more words

Scientists decode honeybee 'waggle dance'

A honeybee who has found a good source of nectar or pollen performs a waggle dance to tell her nestmates where she has foraged. Here she repeatedly communicates that the profitable food location is at approximately 750m from the hive and about 270 degrees from the sun’s azimuth… 642 more words


creating new products from old - first year product designers partner with Brighton and Hove Emmaus

In an age of the easily consumed and the easily discarded there is a deepening responsibility on the designer to fully understand how and why products are created – and what creates an enduring design. 320 more words


Fossil fuel? Nein, danke

I’ve just finished writing a comment piece for the Badger, Sussex University’s student newspaper, about University investment in oil & gas companies.  It’s part of a campaign that I and a few students from the School of Global Studies are undertaking to try to get the University to withdraw their funds (‘divest’) from such organisations.   538 more words

Climate Change