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WAKEOrlando is a volunteer-led group dedicated to engaging alumni, parents and friends in the area. We plan programs throughout the year for all ages and 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!
WAKEOrlando Volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House
Cancelled - Wake Foresters will serve as RMHC Guest Chefs for the day preparing and providing a well-balanced meal to warm hearts and bellies of... Sunday, May 03, 2020
Orlando -Winter Park Art Walk/Family Fun Day and Picnic
Yesterday, President Hatch sent a message to all Wake Forest University alumni regarding how the University is responding to the current COVID-19 situation. Our absolute... Saturday, March 21, 2020
Pro Humanitate Planning and Happy Hour Networking Event
Join alumni, parents and friends of Wake Forest for a casual WAKEOrlando Pro Humanitate Planning and Happy Hour Networking event. We'll begin our time planning... Tuesday, February 18, 2020
New Era Pinstripe Bowl Game Watch
Come cheer on the Deacs as they compete for their fourth consecutive bowl victory! Wake Forest fans in the Orlando area will gather at Miller's... Friday, December 27, 2019
Magic vs. Hawks Reception and Game
Orlando-area Deacs invited to attend pre-game reception and watch the Magic take on the Hawks. Thursday, February 08, 2018
Streakin' Deacon WFU vs. NCSU Game Watch
Orlando, the Streakin' Deacon is coming to you!
Join us at Broken Cauldron Taproom to cheer on the Deacs as they take on... Saturday, February 11, 2017