620 ALUMNI, PARENTS AND FRIENDS
Global Deacs is an affinity group for alumni, students, parents, and friends working or interested in international affairs.
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!
Pandemics and Predictions: What’s Next in World Politics and Global Brands
The Wake Washington Virtual Brown Bag Lunch series has partnered with the Global Deacs Affinity group to host a conversation with Tim Roemer (P'16, P'22),... Thursday, June 11, 2020
Global Deacs The State of Diplomacy in a Changing World
A Conversation with US Ambassador to Lithuania Robert S. Gilchrist ('86) and Author Paul Richter (P '14, P'19) Friday, February 28, 2020
Global Deacs A Conversation with Ambassador Tim Roemer
The Wake Forest Global Deacs Alumni Network is pleased to invite you to a special evening with WFU parent Tim Roemer, a former U.S. Ambassador... Thursday, May 02, 2019
***Registration for this event is now at capacity. If you would like to join the wait list, please e-mail Gray Allen at email@example.com***
The... Thursday, November 15, 2018
Global Deacs Summer Happy Hour 2018
The Global Deacs alumni network is pleased to invite you to our fifth annual summer happy hour at James Hoban's in Dupont Circle: 1... Thursday, June 28, 2018
Connections and Conversations
You're invited to join fellow Demon Deacons for Connections and Conversations! You'll learn about companies, industries, and careers in a personal setting.
Each... Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Virtual Career Panel: Building the Global Deacs Network Across Africa
The Wake Forest Global Deacs Network invites students, recent graduates, and alumni for a virtual panel on careers in Africa. The panel will include alumni... Wednesday, November 15, 2017
DC Fourth Annual Summer Happy Hour
The Global Deacs alumni network is pleased to invite you to our fourth annual summer happy hour at Mission in Dupont Circle.
Please register... Thursday, July 27, 2017
Join Wake Forest faculty, staff, students, and alumni at 798 Café in Beijing to connect and to welcome twelve incoming first-year Chinese Wake Forest University students! Friday, July 21, 2017
Speaker's Series with Shane Harris ('98)
National Security in 2017: Unique Insights from a Wake Forest Alumnus Thursday, March 30, 2017
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.