1,033 ALUMNI, PARENTS AND FRIENDS
WAKEColumbia is a volunteer-led group dedicated to engaging alumni, parents and friends in the area. We plan programs throughout the year for all ages and 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!
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
Join alumni, parents, and friends of Wake Forest University for a casual WAKEColumbia happy hour. Reconnect with old friends and make some new ones as... Monday, July 22, 2019
Pro Humanitate Days Project
Please join us as we volunteer for the clean up patrol with the Cookout for Kids BBQ Fundraiser. After we finish work you are welcome... Saturday, April 06, 2019
WFU v. Pitt Game Watch
The Demon Deacons just beat ACC arch rival #14 NC State in dramatic fashion. Gather with friends and fellow alumni this weekend as we cheer... Saturday, November 17, 2018
WFU vs FSU Game Watch
Join fellow Columbia area Wake Forest alumni as we watch our Demon Deacons take on FSU this Saturday, Oct. 20th at 3:30 p.m. We will... Saturday, October 20, 2018
Pro Humanitate Days Project
Calling all Wake Foresters in Columbia! Join your fellow Columbia Deacons and show the world that #GoodWearsBlack during WFU Pro Humanitate Days! Saturday, April 21, 2018
WAKEColumbia Happy Hour
Join your fellow Columbia Demon Deacons for a Happy Hour at Main Street Public House! We'll enjoy drinks and conversation at this lively hotspot in... Thursday, September 28, 2017
Streakin' Deacon Happy Hour
Columbia, the Streakin' Deacon is coming to you!
Join us on May 6th at Conquest Brewing from 3-5 pm for refreshments, networking with other... Saturday, May 06, 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. Friday, April 21, 2017
Holiday Happy Hour
Come join fellow Deacs at Twisted Spur Brewing in the Vista for Happy Hour and Holiday cheer! We'll raise a glass of the finest to... Thursday, December 01, 2016
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact email@example.com.