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Decorated Deacs is a WFU Affinity Group volunteer led that aims to connect, honor and support military-affiliated Wake Forest students, alumni and friends including veterans, active-duty personnel, National Guard members, reservists and their families.
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!
NET CALL...NET CALL...NET CALL...
All Decorated Deacs! Join your fellow veteran alumni and friends on a "Net Call" via video teleconference on Tuesday,... Tuesday, June 09, 2020
First Decorated Deacs Quarterly Lunch
Please come and join other Wake Forest veterans and Decorated Deacs for camaraderie and networking in a relaxed environment. All are welcome as we look... Wednesday, March 11, 2020
DC -Screening of Five Minutes with Dr. Anthony Atala and Secretary Wilkie
The Wake Forest University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, The Documentary Film Program and the Wake... Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Decorated Deacs Veteran's Day Happy Hour
***Advanced registration closes at noon on November 11. However, you are still welcome to attend if you did not pre-register.***
Please come and celebrate... Monday, November 11, 2019
2019 Veterans Day Ceremony
Veterans Day Ceremony hosted by Dr. Nathan O. Hatch and special guest speaker, Vice Admiral C. Forrest Faison, III. We will be celebrating our first undergraduate class of Yellow Ribbon Program beneficiaries. A light reception will follow. Monday, November 11, 2019
Decorated Deacs Hit the Bricks Virtual 5K
Decorated Deacs -
On October 4th, thousands of Demon Deacons will participate in "Hit the Bricks," an annual tradition during which teams of faculty,... Saturday, September 29, 2018 - Thursday, October 04, 2018
Decorated Deacs Launch Reception
You're invited to celebrate the launch of the new Decorated Deacs affinity group at the North Carolina Museum of History on Tuesday, May 1. Alumni,... Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Decorated Deacs Launch Party
Celebrate the launch of the new Decorated Deacs affinity group at the Wake Washington Center! Alumni, parents, current students, and friends are all welcome. Tuesday, January 09, 2018
Operation Gratitude Letter Writing
The newly formed Decorated Deacs invite you to celebrate Veterans Day by writing letters of gratitude to our deployed service men and women for their... Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Veterans Day Ceremony and Operation Gratitude Letter Writing
Veterans Day Events + Operation Gratitude
The newly formed Decorated Deacs invites you to celebrate Veterans Day on campus with several events!
First, on... Friday, November 10, 2017