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WAKEAsheville 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!
No events currently planned. Contact your local Community Officers or email@example.com with event ideas!
Entrepalooza Special Invitation 4.16-17.2020
Center for Entrepreneurship Special Entrepalooza invitation including dinner 4.16-17.2020 Thursday, April 16, 2020 - Friday, April 17, 2020
Wake Will Lead a Call to Conversation - Finley
A Call to Conversation is a national movement with one goal – to spark more meaningful conversation.
The immediate impact of a Call... Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Local Lovefeast Gathering
One of Wake Forest’s oldest traditions is its annual Moravian Lovefeast. Lovefeasts nourish the soul, give us pause and inspire. They transport us to sacred... Sunday, December 08, 2019
Law - NCBA Alumni Reception
You are invited to join Dean Suzanne Reynolds for a Wake Forest Law alumni reception during the NCBA Annual Meeting on Friday, June 21, 2019 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Biltmore in Asheville, NC. Friday, June 21, 2019
CLE class taught by David Furr ('80, JD '82). This class will count towards 1 hour of technology and 1/2 hour of ethics. This CLE is sponsored by Van Winkle. There is a $5 charge to cover fees to the NC Bar. Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Pro Humanitate Days Project
Calling all Wake Foresters in Asheville! Join your fellow Asheville Deacons and show the world that #GoodWearsBlack during WFU Pro Humanitate Days! Saturday, April 14, 2018
Asheville, the Streakin’ Deacon is heading your way for one final visit!
In conjunction with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, we will... Thursday, September 07, 2017
Pro Humanitate Day
Join fellow Wake Forest Alumni, Parents, and Friends when we gather as one to volunteer on Pro Humanitate Day and show the world that Good Wears Black. Saturday, April 29, 2017
Streakin' Deacon Alumni Night
The Streakin' Deacon is coming to you, Asheville!
Join fellow WFU alumni for a night of gathering, reconnecting, and networking over beers at Highland... Thursday, November 03, 2016
Pro Humanitate Day
Show the world that Good Wears Black on Pro Humanitate Day on Saturday, April 9. Saturday, April 09, 2016