356 ALUMNI, PARENTS AND FRIENDS
WAKEUnitedKingdom 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 email@example.com with event ideas!
WAKEUnited Kingdom Six Nations England v. Wales Rugby Watch Party
Join Wake Foresters in London for a fun evening of rugby watching and general merriment. We have reserved a table at The Elgin to watch... Saturday, March 07, 2020
WAKEUnited Kingdom February Pub Hour
Join alumni, students, parents, and friends of Wake Forest for a WAKEUnited Kingdom pub hour. We'll meet at Ye Grapes for a casual drink and... Friday, February 07, 2020
WAKEUnited Kingdom WFU v. UVA Game Watch with UVA Alumni Club
Happy New Year everyone!
Please come join to watch the Deacs take on UVA this Sunday at 5pm! We are teaming up with the... Sunday, January 26, 2020
WAKELondon Local Lovefeast
One of Wake Forest’s oldest traditions is its annual Moravian Lovefeast. You are invited to gather at the offices of the WFU - INSTEP Study... Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Wake Forest Holiday Party in London
Please join us as we celebrate the season with a Wake Forest Holiday Party in London. All alumni, parents, and friends of Wake Forest are... Monday, December 09, 2019
London -WakeUK Thanksgiving Community Service Day
If you're in town following Thanksgiving, please join other Deacs for an opportunity to give back and serve in the community supporting Wrap Up London!
WAKEUnited Kingdom Jack the Ripper Tour
Join Wake Foresters in London for a enjoy a delightfully different night out exploring the darker side of the city's history. The Jack The Ripper... Tuesday, October 29, 2019
WAKEUnited Kingdom NC Autumn cocktail hour & Carolina Panthers Kick-Off
Similar to this past summer, join alumni from North Carolina Universities living in London for an Autumn cocktail hour and Carolina Panthers Kick-Off party! Alumni... Friday, October 11, 2019
WAKEUnited Kingdom Homecoming Alternative Event
Can't make it back to Mother, So Dear for Homecoming? Gather with alumni, students, parents, and friends of Wake Forest for an "away-from-homecoming" park day... Saturday, September 21, 2019
WAKEUnited Kingdom "Tailgate" and Watch Party with UNC Alumni Group
Join Wake Foresters in London for a combined "tailgate" and watch party with the UNC Alumni on the night of the WFU v. UNC Football... Friday, September 13, 2019