922 ALUMNI, PARENTS AND FRIENDS
WAKEAustin 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!
ZSR Dinner with the Dean
WAKEAustin Brewery Tour with ZSR Dean Tim Pyatt
Join fellow alumni, parents and friends for a tasting at Friends and Allies Brewery on Monday Night.
The Z. Smith Reynolds Library Dean, Tim... Wednesday, March 04, 2020
WAKEAustin WFU v. Notre Dame Basketball Game Watch
Come cheer on the Deacs as they take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish Saturday, February 29. Wake Foresters in Austin will gather at the... Saturday, February 29, 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 Austin, TX area will gather (stay... Friday, December 27, 2019
WAKEAustin "Big Data" presentation and networking event with current students
Deacs Are Headed to Austin! Join WAKEAustin as we host Dr. Jeff Camm, Wake Forest University Associate Dean of Business Analytics, Professor & Inmar Presidential... Tuesday, December 17, 2019
"Big Data" Presentation and WFU Student Career Trek Reception
Please join us for an evening of talking "Big Data" and networking with Wake Forest alumni, parents, friends, and current students. These students are "career... Tuesday, December 17, 2019
"Keep WAKEAustin Weird" t-shirts
Please use this link to pay for "Keep WAKEAustin Weird T-Shirts"... Saturday, November 30, 2019 - Sunday, December 01, 2019
WAKEAustin WFU v. Clemson Game Watch
Come cheer on the Deacs as they take on the Clemson Tigers on Saturday, November 16. Wake Foresters in Austin will gather at the home... Saturday, November 16, 2019
WAKEAustin "From the Ground Up" Livestream Watch Party
Wake Forest and Austin-based Forklift Danceworks are co-creating “From the Ground Up” – a dance featuring the movement and stories of custodial, maintenance and utilities,... Saturday, October 05, 2019
WAKEAustin Golf Outing at UTGC
Join a small group of Wake Foresters in Austin for an unforgettable day on the links. This exclusive opportunity to play golf at a discounted... Saturday, October 05, 2019
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact email@example.com.