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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!


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Upcoming Events

No events currently planned. Contact your local Community Officers or alumni@wfu.edu with event ideas!

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Past Events

May 30

Law Alumni Reception

Join us in Asheville to meet our new dean, Andy Klein, and hear important Law School updates, while catching up with fellow alumni and friends. Thursday, May 30, 2024

Mar 1

Asheville Breakfast

Casual breakfast for Asheville area Law alumni. Wednesday, March 01, 2023

Sep 23

Leadership Reception at the home of President Dr. Susan Wente

In appreciation of your leadership and generosity, Wake Forest Athletics invites you to a reception at the home of Dr. Susan Wente, Wake Forest's 14th President, the evening before the Wake Forest vs. Clemson game. Friday, September 23, 2022

Jun 9

Destination: Deactown Spring 2022 Coaches Tour

Wake Forest Athletics invites you to Destination DEACTOWN: Spring 2022 Coaches Tour. Fifth stop - Atlanta, GA with Head Basketball Coach, Steve Forbes. Thursday, June 09, 2022

Apr 16

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

Jan 15

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

Dec 8

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

Jun 21

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

Feb 20


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

Apr 14

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

Community Leadership

Staff Coordinator

Suzanne Shay   Community Advocate

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

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