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WAKENashville 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!


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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 14

Wake Forest University Chamber Choir Performance

The Wake Forest University Chamber Choir, Wake Forest’s premiere choral organization, will be in Nashville on Tuesday, May 14! Their concert entitled, “We Sing Prophetic... Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Feb 1

WFU Musical Takeover at the Listening Room Cafe

Come listen to fantastic music presented by an all-Deacon lineup! Thursday, February 01, 2024

Oct 11


Join us as we welcome and celebrate our newest graduates! Members of the Class of 2023 will be our special guests. Come and socialize with local Deacs. Wednesday, October 11, 2023

Jan 19

WAKENashville Volunteers Gathering

We need YOU to help us reimagine the WAKENashville Community! If you are interested in expanding your alumni network and giving back to Mother, So... Thursday, January 19, 2023

Sep 9

Nashville -Deactown Nashville Kick-off Party

***REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED, BUT WALK-UPS ARE WELCOME. BE SURE TO BRING YOUR ID AND A CREDIT CARD!*** The official Deactown Kick-off Party will... Friday, September 09, 2022

Jul 21

New Student Reception - Funk

Congratulations and Welcome, Wake Forest Class of 2024! You are cordially invited to a virtual reception for incoming Wake Forest students and parents... Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Apr 25

WAKENashville Pro Humanitate Days Project 2020

Calling all Wake Foresters in the Nashville area! Join your fellow Deacons and show the world that #GoodWearsBlack during WFU Pro Humanitate Days! Saturday, April 25, 2020

Feb 23

Wake Will Lead a Call to Conversation - Cline

A Call to Conversation is a national movement with one goal – to spark more meaningful conversation. The immediate impact of a Call... Sunday, February 23, 2020

Aug 29

WAKEWelcome in Nashville

Join us as we welcome the Class of 2019 into the alumni family! In cities around the country, we’re hosting WAKEWelcomes to celebrate the... Thursday, August 29, 2019

Jun 12

WAKEthe City Nashville

Please join us as we recognize the WAKENashville Community leadership team, and celebrate the robust network of 250,412 Wake Forest alumni, parents, and friends around... Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Community Leadership

Co President

Francie Corcoran ('13)  Co-President

Kim Struglinski ('12)  Co-President

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