256 ALUMNI, PARENTS AND FRIENDS
WakeWestMichigan 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!
WAKEWest Michigan Birmingham Bowl Game Watch
Come cheer on the Deacs as they compete for their third consecutive bowl victory! Wake Forest fans in West Michigan will gather at White Flame... Saturday, December 22, 2018
WAKEWest Michigan Local Lovefeast
One of Wake Forest’s oldest traditions is its annual Moravian Lovefeast. You are invited to gather at Central Reformed Church to watch the live stream... Sunday, December 02, 2018
Wake Forest vs. Louisville
Hello WAKEWestMichigan! The leaves may be falling and the football season may be coming to an end, but there's still time for us to come... Saturday, November 12, 2016
Pro Humanitate Day
*Please note that due to scheduling conflicts, Pro Humanitate Day in Grand Rapids will take place on Saturday, May 21.
Join fellow Wake Forest... Saturday, May 21, 2016
Hoops 'n Hobnobbing
Come meet fellow Demon Deacons and watch the men's basketball team take on Pitt! The event starts at 6:00 p.m., with tipoff at 7:00 p.m.... Tuesday, February 16, 2016
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact email@example.com.