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WAKEBoston 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!

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Coffee and Conversation is a lightly-facilitated opportunity to connect with fellow Wake Forest alumni in the Boston area – to exchange questions and answers, to offer guidance, to think about career transitions, work strategies, and big life decisions. Click here to learn more, and sign up to participate.

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Upcoming Events



Wednesday, October 19, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Democracy Brewing
35 Temple Pl
Boston Massachusetts 02111


Join us as we welcome and celebrate our newest graduates! Members of the Class of 2022 will be our special guests. Enjoy light refreshments and socialize with local Deacs .

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Past Events

Nov 20

Wake Forest v. Clemson Football Game Watch

Join us at Cask 'n Flagon this Saturday to cheer on our #13 Wake Forest Football team (9-1) when they take on Clemson with an... Saturday, November 20, 2021

Oct 28

WAKEBoston Young Alumni Virtual Networking Event

Join the WAKEBoston Community leaders for a guided networking experience (online). Whether you're new to the area, or been there for awhile - this will... Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Jul 15

New Student Reception - Simon

Congratulations and Welcome, Wake Forest Class of 2024! You are cordially invited to a virtual reception for incoming Wake Forest students and parents... Wednesday, July 15, 2020

May 12

The Only Constant is Change

***DUE TO INCREASED CONCERNS FOR COVID-19, WE ARE RESCHEDULING THIS EVENT FROM APRIL TO MAY 12TH.*** In today’s fast-paced world, our lives and our... Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Mar 4

Creating Your Strategic Job Search

Whether you're looking for a job now or sometime down the road, there's no better time to get strategic about what you're looking for and... Wednesday, March 04, 2020

Feb 6

Wake Will Lead a Call to Conversation - Pellow

A Call to Conversation is a national movement with one goal – to spark more meaningful conversation. The immediate impact of a Call... Thursday, February 06, 2020

Jan 23


Current parents and alumni Giving Society event Thursday, January 23, 2020

Jan 15

New Year, Better You

New Year's resolutions rarely stick. But that doesn't mean we shouldn't set some intentions for what we want to accomplish in 2020! Join us... Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Dec 8

WAKEBoston Local Lovefeast

One of Wake Forest’s oldest traditions is its annual Moravian Lovefeast. You are invited to gather at First Baptist Church to watch the live stream... Sunday, December 08, 2019

Nov 23


Join the WAKEBoston Community for a casual gathering at The Warehouse this Saturday, as the Deacs take on Duke. Wear your favorite black & gold... Saturday, November 23, 2019

Community Leadership


Sean Dolan ('05) 

Executive Committee

Emily Paisner ('06) 

President Elect

Rachel Carrasquillo ('17, MS '18) 

Social Media Chair

Brandi Griffin ('18) 

Staff Coordinator

Evan McMillan ('07) 

Program/event Chair

Michael Timmins ('12)  Program/Event Chair

If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact alumni@wfu.edu.