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September 21, 2016

Future students are keen to see what it’s really like to study at Sussex. And the best way for them to find out is to show them what current students get up to – and for that, we need help...

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“Bee Informed” – but not by this propaganda


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April 26, 2016

Pop in to your local Homebase, find the long aisles where the plethora of garden pesticides are arrayed, and you will now find glossy leaflets prominently displayed with a picture of a bumblebee on...

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Are you making use of your web space?

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April 13, 2016

Did you know that anyone with a Sussex ITS username can set up a personal website on the University’s servers..? Look – I did it. Take a look, as it gives some suggestions as to what...

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A Look at Linux … part 1

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March 2, 2016

Q: What do Amazon, this fridge and the Hadron collider have in common? A: They’re all run on Linux. We all know that one person, right? That one person who has more computers than they ...

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February 26, 2016

The wisdom is simple; a strong password is a long password (and more rhyming fun later in the post). That’s why, from February 24 2016, new ITS passwords created must be ten characters or m...

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