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WAKEAtlanta 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!
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New Student Reception - Prince
Congratulations and Welcome, Wake Forest Class of 2024!
You are cordially invited to a virtual reception for incoming Wake Forest students and parents from... Tuesday, August 04, 2020
Wake NOW (Network of Women) Volunteer Interest Meeting
Please join us if you are interested in getting more involved with Wake NOW Atlanta. We'll spend the evening discussing how we want to shape... Monday, March 09, 2020
Wake Will Lead a Call to Conversation - Rice
A Call to Conversation is a national movement with one goal – to spark more meaningful conversation.
The immediate impact of a Call... Monday, March 02, 2020
Wake Forest Women's Basketball vs. Georgia Tech
Join fellow Atlanta Deacons as Wake Forest Women's Basketball takes on Georgia Tech!
Wake Women’s Basketball beat the Yellow Jackets in Winston-Salem in January... Sunday, February 09, 2020
New Era Pinstripe Bowl Watch Party
Come cheer on the Deacs as they compete for their fourth consecutive bowl victory! If you're not traveling to New York, Wake Forest fans in... Friday, December 27, 2019
WAKEAtlanta Local Lovefeast
We're sorry, this event is at capacity.
One of Wake Forest’s oldest traditions is its annual Moravian Lovefeast. You are invited to gather at... Sunday, December 08, 2019
Meet our new Dean, Jane Aiken, in Atlanta on Monday, November 18 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, November 18, 2019
Wake NOW (Network of Women) Dress for Success Brunch
Come for breakfast and coffee and drop off a donation to Dress for Success. A light breakfast and coffee will be provided. Please register so... Saturday, November 09, 2019
MSA Alumni Happy Hour
Due to Hurricane Dorian and potential travel advisory, we are canceling this event and will reschedule for another time.
MSA alumni are invited to... Thursday, September 05, 2019
Gather with fellow Deacs for a WAKEWelcome!
Class of 2019 graduates are launching their lives after graduation all over the country. WAKECommunities are hosting... Thursday, August 22, 2019
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.