WAKEChicago 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!
Saturday, September 28, 2019
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tobacco Road Tap Room
2249 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago Illinois 60614
Join fellow Chicago area alumni and friends at Tobacco Road Tap Room in Lincoln Park on September 28th to watch the Deacs take on Boston...
Join fellow Chicago area alumni and friends at Tobacco Road Tap Room in Lincoln Park on September 28th to watch the Deacs take on Boston College! We will have a section of the bar to ourselves with sound for the game, and a number of drink/food specials. Come out and support the Gridiron Deacs as they begin conference action, and as they look to expand their streak of 3 straight bowl game wins!
Join us as we welcome the Class of 2019 into the alumni family!
In cities around the country, we’re hosting WAKEWelcomes to celebrate the... Monday, August 26, 2019
WAKEthe City Chicago
Please join us as we recognize the WAKEChicago Community leadership team, and celebrate the robust network of 250,412 Wake Forest alumni, parents, and friends around... Wednesday, June 05, 2019
Hamilton Exhibit Tour
Join WAKEChicago for a guided group tour of Hamilton: The Exhibit at Northerly Island.
Alexander Hamilton’s remarkable story has inspired millions of Americans. Now,... Wednesday, May 08, 2019
Connections and Conversation
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... Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Birmingham Bowl Game Watch
Join the WAKEChicago Community at Tobacco Road for a game watch experience as the Deacons take on the Memphis Tigers in the 2018 Birmingham Bowl.... Saturday, December 22, 2018
Inclusion and Diversity at Wake
Join José Villalba, Chief Diversity Officer at Wake Forest University for an intimate lunch & learn experience, designed to provide a critical understanding of the Office of Diversity & Inclusion’s vision, mission, and guiding processes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018
WAKEChicago: WFU vs. BC Game Watch @ Tobacco Road
Join the WAKEChicago Community at Tobacco Road for a game watch experience as the Deacons take on Boston College. Tobacco road is a nostalgic sports bar devoted to the Atlantic Coast Conference with Carolina eats & house cocktails, so it's sure to be fun! Thursday, September 13, 2018
Volunteer Interest Meeting & Loyal DEAC Happy Hour
Please join our WAKEChicago volunteer leaders and the Wake Forest Alumni Engagement team as we seek to transition organization leadership.
Find out more about... Saturday, August 25, 2018
New Student Reception
At the home of Alison and Jim Moriarity (P'19) Sunday, June 04, 2017
Streakin' Deacon Happy Hour
Chicago, the Streakin' Deacon is coming to you!
Join us on June 3rd at Wild Blossom Meadery & Winery from 3-5 pm for refreshments,... Saturday, June 03, 2017
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.