Shifra Hoskins

Shifra Hoskins
Sussex University


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Video emerges showing police officer grip Sussex student by the throat

Another student was forcefully pushed onto a police car bonnet

Cows and bomb detonations: Looking back at a year of coronavirus at Sussex

Happy one year anniversary

These are the four proposals being debated at Sussex’s referenda this week

Voting is open until Friday for all Sussex students

University of Sussex announces plans for some in-person teaching from March

Regular testing will also be available

Sussex library to remain open for essential use despite Tier 4 coronavirus restrictions

They posted a statement on Instagram earlier today

All six of Brighton’s train stations, ranked and rated for your enjoyment

If you seriously like Moulsecoomb station, you don’t have to worry about what’s in the vaccine

RuPaul’s UK Drag Race competitor Joe Black reveals he is a Brighton resident

He is the first ever competitor to hail from ‘sunny Brighton’

I’m not forcing you to be vegetarian, but the #NoBeef movement makes a lot of sense

Sacrificing the odd beef burger could make more difference than you think

Sussex students launch campaign to remove beef and lamb from campus menus

Voting for the ‘No Beef’ movement will start on December 2nd

‘Certified f***s’: Sussex DragSoc event interrupted by homophobic ‘Zoom-bombers’

‘Transphobia is still a massive issue, and this behaviour will not be tolerated’

Updated: A total of 525 coronavirus cases have been recorded at Sussex and Brighton

This includes 102 cases from last week

Isolation stations: The ups and downs of being stuck at home whilst everyone else is free

In the words of a certain purple-lipped CBBC host, you’re trapped

Results have been released for the number of Sussex students who have tested positive for COVID-19

There have been 18 confirmed cases so far

‘Finding your inner voice’: In conversation with Brighton-based musician Kymara

‘It’s the whole journey that makes it interesting’

University of Sussex releases new information regarding their coronavirus policies

Campus has had a number of modifications in order to make it safe

Brighton is hosting a virtual Pride celebration this weekend

Musicians, drag performers and MPs are all on the line-up

The results are in: Brighton’s best student pub revealed

We can’t say we’re surprised

There’s a petition demanding adequate compensation for the February strikes

It comes after Sussex released a statement via email today

Chucking pints and 2m apart at Chalk: our suggestions for a socially distanced Sussex

Two metres away is the place to stay

Sussex approve new £200m accommodation build despite £10m losses in pandemic

Park Village and Park Houses are among the buildings to be demolished

The results are in – here are Sussex’s fittest girls in chains

You’ve given the boys a real run for their money

There’s a petition for Sussex students to get compensation for strikes

“It has also left us in a position where we are not receiving the services that we pay such a sizeable amount for”

We recreated Concorde 2 in our student house and it just wasn’t the same

Nothing can ever replace the bassy rumbles

Here is the only post-quarantine A-Z guide of Brighton that you will ever need

Giving you all the essentials plus a few hidden gems

How to recreate Sussex Library from the comfort of your own home

A lockdown-friendly guide

A guide to birthday celebration whilst also in self-isolation

Shout out to the Aries babies

Choose your lunch order from Falmer Bar and we’ll tell which Brighton club you are

Your new hotspot for that post quarantine celebration x

Brighton Pride working on ‘contingency plans’ to make sure the event still goes ahead

A chance to see Mariah Carey and the Pussycat Dolls, what’s not to like?

Sussex University launches a virtual events page to entertain bored students

It comes after Varsity and One World Week have been cancelled

University of Sussex library to close indefinitely from Friday

A reopen date has not yet been set.

From Burna Boy to the President of Botswana: Here’s Sussex Uni’s most famous students

These famous faces are going to make you feel very inadequate.

Brighton Marathon has been postponed to avoid coronavirus spread

The event is now due to take place in September 2020

Sussex Sport cancels Varsity over coronavirus spread

All tickets will be refunded but the games will not be rescheduled

A man has been held at knifepoint over an electric scooter

No one was injured but the scooter has not been recovered

A body has been recovered from Brighton beach

It is not being treated as suspicious.

Choose your Sussex stereotype and we’ll match you to a Pancake Day topping

We can’t all be Nutella

How to spend Valentine’s with just me, myself and I

And how not to be jealous of your loved up friends

Brighton GP closes after member of staff tests positive for coronavirus

Eight UK cases have now been confirmed

Coronavirus warning posters placed around University of Sussex campus

It follows days after the virus arrived in the UK.

The first line-up announcement for Brighton’s Land Beyond festival has been released

The festival’s coming back with a bang this June

The ‘Making a Murderer’ defence lawyer is coming to Sussex

There’ll be a chance to ask questions to the world renowned attorney

Brighton floods cause chaos for transport links

All trains towards London have been delayed or cancelled

Simon Cowell has been ranked as one of the top influencers in Brighton

Yes, Zoella is on the list too!

Five things you should know about Christmas, by a non-Christmas celebrator

Why Christmas should not have to take over everyone’s lives

Students host a party outside Sussex House to mark the end of the strikes

‘The university has a lot to answer for’

The iconic music performances that once took place at The University of Sussex and Brighton Dome

Why oh why don’t we all live in the 90s?

Buses will not stop at University of Sussex during strikes

Buses 23 and 25 are among affected services

Overheard in: Falmer Bar

We listened in on people’s conversations so you don’t have to

A guide to self care in Brighton

For when you need an escape from stressful deadlines or annoying flatmates (or both)

How to spot a University of Sussex student based on their style

A definitive list of fashionable stereotypes

A Love letter to: Concorde 2

Home of the best boogie in Brighton

A new Puppies & Cocktails event is coming to Brighton

Cute dogs and boozy drinks, what’s not to like?

The best alternative study spots on Sussex campus

Hidden gems for when the library is full to the brim