Parents@TUOS coffee mornings

The Parents@TUOS network will hold quarterly coffee mornings to discuss different specific themes of interest to members of the group. These coffee morning events are open to anyone within the University. They will last no more than 90 minutes and tea and coffee will be provided.

Dates of future coffee mornings:

  • Thursday 5th September 2019
  • Tuesday 26th November 2019
  • Thursday 19th March 2020
  • Tuesday 16th June 2020
  • Thursday 3rd September 2020

Suggestions for themes are always welcomed so please contact Rachael White ( if you have any ideas.

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Parents@TUOS Coffee Morning - Scroll less, sleep more!

Thursday 5 September 2019 // 11:00am – 12:30pm // ADB-A225 (BMS Conference Room) Alfred Denny Building

Dr Anna Weighall, Reader in Cognitive and Developmental Psychology in the School of Education, will be running a session based on her research around teenagers, children and social media. The session will include top sleep tips for all, and advice for parents to improve sleep in the family, including developing a healthier relationship with technology.

Tea/coffee and cakes provided

Quarterly coffee mornings are for men and women (from all staff categories in both the Faculties and professional services and postgraduate researchers) at the University who have families, or are about to start a family, or are thinking about having children in the future.

This aims of the Parents@TUOS Network are:

  • To be a conduit for information
  • To support all staff and students through career breaks
  • To share best practice and ‘how to’ tips

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