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WAKEPhiladelphia 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

Welcome Event 2018


Thursday, March 22, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Tir Na Nog
1600 Arch St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103


***Please note that this event has been rescheduled for March 22, due to the Eagles Superbowl Parade on the originally scheduled date*** Please join us to welcome new alumni and learn about all the exciting ways to stay connected to Mother So Dear in the…

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Welcome Event 2018

Mr. James "Jim" F. Bailey Jr. ('72, JD '75)

Mr. Ian Christopher Bennett ('00)

Mr. Robert "Bob" Lee Boggs Jr. ('81)

Mr. Jordan White Chaney

Mr. Edward "Eddie" Andrew Chaplin ('16)

Mr. Ryan Joseph Clancy ('97)

Ms. Caroline Collins Edgeton ('11)

Mr. David E. Elliott

Mrs. Robin (Giles) Elliott ('90)

Ms. Natalie K. English ('77)

Mr. Brian McLaughlin Farrell ('01)

Mr. Christopher "Chris" Phillippe Federici ('17)

Mrs. Kirsten "Kristie" Heins Fox ('97)

Mr. Mark Graham Gerelus Jr. ('13, MAM '14)

Ms. Genna Marie Glaser ('08)

Ms. Allison Denise Haughey ('06)

Mr. Kenneth "Reed" Reed Haywood ('85)

Mrs. Julie Gordon Hoysgaard

Mr. Robert "Rob" W. Hoysgaard Jr. ('89)

Mrs. Julie (Giles) Kelly ('93)

Mr. Timothy "Tim" William Kreutzfeldt ('14)

Ms. Shanna McCann Esq. ('00)

Mr. Armen Ronald Hohnsbeen Melikian ('15)

Mr. Patrick Ryan Murphy ('99)

Ms. Alyssa Gardiner Norton ('16)

Mrs. Jenna Lyn Passaro

Mr. James "Jim" Douglas Passaro Jr. ('96, MSA '97)

Ms. Theresa Marie Patten ('14)

Mr. John Joseph Sabia Jr. ('77)

Mrs. Virginia "Ginger" (Von Lackum) Sabia ('79)

Ms. Nicole Marissa Soskin ('14)

Dr. Constance "Connie" B. Sutilla

Ms. Kristen Marie Thut (MAM '17)

Ms. Sydney Anne Upah ('08)

Mr. Bertrand M. Wache (P '17, P '18)

Ms. Devin Elizabeth Weiss ('11, MSA '12)

Mr. Kevin Wonder

Ms. Rachel Arlene (Stekson) Wonder ('10)

Mr. John L. Zeglinski ('79)


Security and Refund Policy

Past Events


Economics Alumni Happy Hour
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Summer Beer Garden Tour Stop 3
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Streakin' Deacon Tailgate and Phillies Game
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Streakin' Deacon Happy Hour
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Summer Beer Garden Tour Stop 2
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.



Summer Beer Garden Tour Stop 1
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Preakness at the Piazza WFU Discount
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.


Pro Humanitate Day at Feast of Justice
1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Join fellow Wake Forest Alumni, Parents, and Friends when we gather as one to volunteer on Pro Humanitate Day and show the world that Good Wears Black.


WWI PAFA Symposium - 3.11.17
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.


76ers vs. Clippers
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Community Leadership


Sydney Upah ('08)

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