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WAKENewYork 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!
New Student Reception - New York
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Congratulations and Welcome, Wake Forest Class of 2024!
You are cordially invited to a virtual reception for incoming Wake Forest students and parents...
WFU @ Notre Dame Football Game Watch
Join fellow alumni, families and friends to root on the Deacs when they travel to South Bend on Saturday, November 4th to take on Notre... Saturday, November 04, 2017
Wine Tasting Happy Hour
Join us for an "Open Bar Walk-Around" at Le Grand Triage for the chance to learn about wine while you mingle and catch up with... Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Wake NOW (Network of Women) Career Panel
Wake NOW Career Panel
Thursday, October 19; 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Please join fellow Wake Forest women for a career panel discussion on Thursday,... Thursday, October 19, 2017
2nd Annual Hit the Bikes
Hit the Bikes is back! Join fellow NYC Deacs, parents and friends as we bring a favorite memory from WFU's quad to the streets of... Saturday, October 14, 2017
Professional Development Panel and Networking Session
UPDATE (09/26/2017): This event has been postponed, and we hope to have a new date soon. If you are interested in attending this event in... Monday, October 09, 2017
WFU @ Clemson Football Game Watch
Join fellow alumni, families and friends to root on the Deacs when they travel to play ACC rival Clemson on Saturday, October 7th! Wear your... Saturday, October 07, 2017
Wake NOW (Network of Women) Walk & Talk Mentoring Event
Mentoring is a fundamental aspect of personal and career development. Creating a supportive community of women that mentor each other is one of the goals... Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Recent Graduate Welcome Event
Join us on September 12 as we give a warm welcome to the WFU Class of 2017 and other alumni who recently moved to the... Tuesday, September 12, 2017
WFU @ BC Football Game Watch
Join fellow alumni, families and friends to root on the Deacs when they make the trek to Boston to take on ACC rival Boston College... Saturday, September 09, 2017
Brooklyn Cyclones Baseball Game
Join your fellow DEACS at Coney Island to cheer on the Brooklyn Cyclones as they take on the Staten Island Yankees! WAKE NYC has secured... Saturday, August 26, 2017
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact email@example.com.