Dates for your diary:

Autumn Report Card - 18th Nov

Drug Awareness Assemblies - 22nd Nov (Year 1 students only)

Level 2 & Year 1 Parents Consultations: 8th Dec 5-8pm (online)

Wed 30th Nov - Industrial Action (Parents Consultation evening canx -new date to be confirmed)

Thu 1st December - no lessons/ independent work/ UCAS Progression Day for year 2 students

End of term - 16th Dec Tutorials this week:

Level 2: Substance Misuse & Addiction

Year 1: Substance Misuse & Addiction

Year 2: Prevent (Varndean Values)

Here you can find the latest news and events in a monthly round up of local, national and international issues that relate to the environment, sustainability and climate change.

Varndean Feminist Society will be raising money for the Brighton Women's Centre.

This charity works with women who have been victims of homelessness, abuse, or who have been through the prison system, providing them the support they need to get back on their feet. Help support them at lunchtime on Monday 21st November in the canteen. Bring change!


Enrichments of the Week

OCD and intrusive thoughts support group - Thursday lunchtimes in room S10

Philosophy Society - Tuesday Lunchtimes in room 13

Ethnicity, Identity, and Culture group - Thursday lunchtimes in room 5

If you want to be included in next weeks enrichment of the week, email

The monkey isn't necessarily relevant, I just think everyone should see this cool monkey

For any general queries, please email


List of Student Union members emails and roles:

What we are doing

  • Citizens assembly - On Thursday 10th November, members of the Student Union attended the citizens assembly, which brought up topics such as student mental health, the real living wage and the rising transport costs to several members of the Brighton and Hove council.

  • Culture Day - The SU is currently arranging 2 culture days that will take place in December, where students can share their culture and experience the culture of others

  • Staff roles - A "cheat sheet" of the different roles of important members of staff and how to contact them was proposed by the Student Union, and is currently being worked on by George Marshall and myself (Cassie Samuel).

For any general queries, please email For any enquiry relating to a specific SU member, please see above emails.


Green & Circular Economy Jobs Fair

Tuesday 29th November 2022 – Brighthelm Centre, 10am – 1pm

Information and pre-registering page for job seekers

Although this is not a requirement and people can just turn up on the day.

JOBS (recommended max 10 hours per week)

Please email the Careers team to book an appointment or if you have any enquiry email:


All the November A Level Review magazines are now in the library, including Sociology, Psychology, Chemistry, Geography, Modern History, Physics, Politics, English, Economic and Business Review.

These are excellent magazines written by teachers and examiners specifically for A Level students, and are packed full of the latest academic research with topical content and articles linked to A-level specification topics. We have print copies in the library which can be borrowed and also have online access to back copies in the digital archive (find a link on the library website under ‘Online Resources’)


IKEA: How Do They Really Do It? Industry insiders, retail experts and former employees lift the lid on IKEA. (PG)
Simon Reeve's South America - episode 3 Simon travels through the Andes mountains, visiting Peru and Bolivia. (PG)
The Endless Former members of a crazy UFO death cult, who receive a mysterious video cassette in the mail and brings them back to where they began. (15)
Bauhaus Radio programme in which Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the Bauhaus which began in 1919 in Weimar, Germany. (E)


A-Level Year 1 & AS Economics: Complete Revision & Practiceby Chris LindleRevision Guides
AS & A Level Economics Through Diagramsby Andrew GillespieRevision Guides
Pearson Edexcel A level Business by Ian Marcouse
El mundo laboral en España: The World of work in Spain by Miguel Alvarez
Send Nudes: By the winner of the BBC National Short Story Award 2022 by Saba Sams Fiction
The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida: Winner of the Booker Prize 2022 by Shehan Karunatilaka Fiction

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