12,823 Alumni, Parents and Friends

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WAKENewYork is a volunteer-led group dedicated to engaging alumni, parents and friends in the area. We plan a variety of programs throughout the year for all ages to participate in social, athletic, networking, and service opportunities. We hope you will join us at our next event. Go Deacs!

Upcoming Events



Wednesday, September 05, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Draught 55
245 E 55th Street
New York, New York 10022


Join us as we welcome the Class of 2018 into the alumni family! In cities around the country, we’re hosting WAKEWelcomes to celebrate the start of this new chapter of life after graduation. The First Day of Classes is such a nostalgic time. Gather…

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Ms. Silvia Alexandra Baila ('18)

Mr. Alexander "Alex" Gould Beresford ('15)

Ms. Bradley Stockton Bunn ('18)

Ms. Kristina Georgia Foutz ('18)

Ms. Kathryn "Katie" Chun Mei Hedden ('18)

Mr. Benjamin Alexander Kleinschmidt ('18)

Ms. Nina Elizabeth McLaughlin ('18)

Ms. Lauren Ann Melita ('18)

Ms. Rebeckah Lynn Pace ('18)

Ms. Kayla Kelly Scheib ('18)

Mr. Spencer Caleb Schiller ('18)

Ms. Meghan Strasser Shannon ('18)

Ms. Renae Knikol Zengotita ('18)


Wake NOW (Network of Women) Wardrobe Workshop


Thursday, September 13, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


One Jeanswear Group, Inc. - 11th Floor Showroom
1441 Broadway 11th Floor
New York, New York 10018


Please join Wake NOW (Network of Women) for an evening of fashion, styling, and networking with Project Bee Founder and CEO, Beverly Osemwenkhae! Project Bee is your ultimate destination for style consulting services, and Beverly will be lending her…

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Wake NOW (Network of Women) Wardrobe Workshop

Ms. Nichole Renee Burnap ('07, MSA '08)

Mrs. Samantha (Cernuto) Bussell ('11)

Mrs. Elizabeth (Sargeant) Buttrick (JD '13, MAM '14)

Ms. Lindsey Michelle Farr ('07)

Ms. Margaret "Maggie" Ahl Garrison ('17)

Ms. Nina Elizabeth McLaughlin ('18)

Ms. Callie Ireland Randall ('18)

Mrs. Patricia "Patti" Allene (Schnably) Shields ('90)

Ms. Leah Wagner-Stout ('10)

Ms. Kari Sue Walkley ('14, MAM '15)

Ms. Danielle "Danni" Ilana Weiner (MSBA '17, MAM '17)


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Past Events


WFU @ Notre Dame Football Game Watch
3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Wine Tasting Happy Hour
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


Wake NOW (Network of Women) Career Panel
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


2nd Annual Hit the Bikes
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Professional Development Panel and Networking Session
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.


WFU @ Clemson Football Game Watch
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Wake NOW (Network of Women) Walk & Talk Mentoring Event
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


Recent Graduate Welcome Event
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


WFU @ BC Football Game Watch
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Brooklyn Cyclones Baseball Game
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Community Leadership


Jared Lilly ('08)

If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact alumni@wfu.edu.