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WAKEWashingtonDC 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 Virtual Events
D.E.A.C. Allies: LGBTQ+ 101 (Tuesday, July 7, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.) – D.E.A.C. (Developing Empowering and Affirming Communities) Allies is a workshop series designed to build participants’ knowledge and skills through a scaffolded learning approach. Workshops are designed to deepen knowledge around topics of sexual orientation and gender, and to equip participants with skills for building intentionally inclusive communities that welcome people of all sexual orientations and gender identities.
D.E.A.C. Allies: The Gender Binary and Beyond (Wednesday, July 8 | 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.) – The Gender Binary and Beyond is the second workshop in the current series and will center on gender, including gender identity, gender expression, and analyzing the myriad ways individuals may experience gender. Participants will develop skills for ensuring spaces and practices are inclusive for people of all genders.
The @LifeAfterWake Summer Series is in full swing! View the full list of current event offerings here and below, and note that the video archive is available on the Life After Wake website. Learn or refresh your tools to cope, grow and learn during the now normal with these resources.
- Andy Chan and the World of Work (Wednesday, July 8, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
- Kayla Lisenby-Denson and Deb Marke on LBGTQ+ Inclusion (Wednesday, July 22, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
- Steph Trilling and Erin Adamson on Gender in the Workplace (Wednesday, July 29, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
Wake Washington Brown Bag Lunch Series (Video archive on the Wake Washington Webpage)
Stay tuned for future events in Wake Workout Series!
No events currently planned. Contact your local Community Officers or firstname.lastname@example.org with event ideas!
New Student Reception - Ward
Congratulations and Welcome, Wake Forest Class of 2024!
You are cordially invited to a virtual reception for incoming Wake Forest students and parents... Monday, July 27, 2020
YA Phillips Collection After 5 Event
Religion, Public Life, and The Supreme Court in the Time of COVID-19
The COVID-19 crisis has turned the world upside down and is impacting every sector of our society, including the religious sector. Melissa Rogers, Visiting... Thursday, May 07, 2020
Understanding and Evaluating the U.S. Presidential Selection Process
NOTE: Registration will remain open until the event. If you are hoping to join last minute, please email Evan (email@example.com) for the WebEx link -... Saturday, May 02, 2020
Healthcare, Health Policy, and a Global Pandemic – Where do We Go From Here?
How is it that we find ourselves in the middle of a global pandemic? Were we woefully unprepared for this or have we done... Thursday, April 30, 2020
The National Security Implications of COVID-19
From the earliest signs of an outbreak in China, U.S. Intelligence agencies were warning American policymakers about a possible pandemic, and advising that Chinese leaders... Thursday, April 23, 2020
Canceled: Harriger Brunch and Learn, U.S. Presidential Selection Process
"You May Ask Yourself, How Did "We" Get Here?": Understanding and Evaluating the U.S. Presidential Selection Process
The Talking Heads asked a version of... Saturday, April 18, 2020
Wake NOW (Network of Women) Yoga with Sheila McGrory ('86)
In a previous email we provided an update on how the University is responding to the current COVID-19 situation. After extensive consultation with... Saturday, April 04, 2020
Women in History Downtown DC Call Box Tour with Wake NOW (Network of Women)
In a previous email we provided an update on how the University is responding to the current COVID-19 situation. After extensive consultation with... Saturday, March 28, 2020
Washington DC - An Evening with the School of Business
School of Business alumni, parents, and friends are invited to join us for a networking reception at Wake Washington Center with featured speaker Dr. Sherry... Thursday, March 26, 2020
Young Alumni President
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.