513 ALUMNI, PARENTS AND FRIENDS
WakePortland 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.
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!
WAKEPortland Pro Humanitate Days at Stride for Seniors Walk
WakePortland is striding for seniors this April! We signed up as a team for the Stride for Seniors Charity Walk which benefits Meals on Wheels... Saturday, April 25, 2020
New Era Pinstripe Bowl Game Watch
Come cheer on the Deacs as they compete for their fourth consecutive bowl victory! Wake Forest fans in the Portland, OR area will gather at... Friday, December 27, 2019
One of Wake Forest’s oldest traditions is its annual Moravian Lovefeast. You are invited to gather at Bladberry Farm to watch the live stream of... Sunday, December 08, 2019
WAKEPortland 3rd Annual Portland Thorns FC Breast Cancer Awareness Night
Join WAKEPortland for a fun evening of fellowship and Pro Humanitate at the Portland Thorns FC match. Purchase your ticket for $28.50/pp with the WFU... Saturday, October 12, 2019
WAKEPortland Happy Hour at Old Town Brewing
Join alumni, parents, and friends of Wake Forest for a laid-back summertime happy hour. We'll meet at the NE location of Old Town Brewing. Come... Tuesday, July 23, 2019
WAKEPortland Pro Humanitate Day at Oregon Food Bank Volunteering and Lunch
Calling all Wake Foresters in the Portland area! Join your fellow Deacons and show the world that #GoodWearsBlack during WFU Pro Humanitate Days!
Portland- WAKEPortland Hike and Coffee
Join Wake Foresters in Portland for an easy, fun Saturday morning. We'll meet at Forest Park for a family-friendly hike (trailhead TBD), and after that,... Saturday, February 16, 2019
WAKEPortland Birmingham Bowl Game Watch
Come cheer on the Deacs as they compete for their third consecutive bowl victory! Wake Forest fans in Portland will gather at On Deck Sports... Saturday, December 22, 2018
**Please note that if you register after the deadline of 11/26 at noon, you are welcome to join this Lovefeast gathering, but you will not... Sunday, December 02, 2018
Come cheer on the Deacs as they take on the Clemson Tigers on Saturday, October 6. Wake Foresters in Portland will gather at On Deck... Saturday, October 06, 2018