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WAKECharleston 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 firstname.lastname@example.org with event ideas!
Canceled Law Alumni Reception
Join us Charleston to meet our new dean, Jane Aiken! Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Pro Humanitate Days Project Lowcountry Food Bank
Cancelled - Join fellow Wake Foresters as we volunteer at the Lowcountry Food Bank. We will assist with boxing cans and sorting food. We hope... Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Wake Will Lead a Call to Conversation - Selvey
A Call to Conversation is a national movement with one goal – to spark more meaningful conversation.
The immediate impact of a Call... Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Fred Wilson Lecture and Private Tour of Exhibit
We’d like to offer these opportunities to WAKECharleston!
The Gibbes Museum of Art is pleased to present Fred Wilson as their Distinguished Lecture Series... Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Charleston -Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Collection Storage at the Gibbes -11.6.19
Join your fellow Charleston Deacs and Director of Collections and Operations Zinnia Willits, for a special tour of the new state-of-the-art collection storage facility at... Wednesday, November 06, 2019
WAKECharleston WFU vs. NC State Game Watch
Co-Sponsored with the NC State Charleston Alumni Club, come cheer on the Deacs @ Charleston Sports Pub in Mount Pleasant.
It's a noon kickoff... Saturday, November 02, 2019
Charleston -Gibbes Museum of Art Tour -10.19.19
CANCELLED - Sorry, this event has been cancelled.
Join fellow Charleston Deacs for a private tour of the beautiful Gibbes Museum of Art... Saturday, October 19, 2019
WAKECharleston WAKEWelcome Event
Gather with fellow Deacs for a WAKEWelcome!
Celebrate on the First Day of Classes - August 26, 2019
Class of 2019 graduates are launching... Monday, August 26, 2019
Law Alumni Reception
Please join Dean Reynolds for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres and reunite with your fellow Wake Forest University School of Law friends. Thursday, April 25, 2019
Pro Humanitate Days Project Salvation Army
Please join us for Pro Humanitate Days as we volunteer at The Salvation Army. We will be doing outdoor work., cleaning the grounds and baseball... Saturday, April 13, 2019