546 ALUMNI, PARENTS AND FRIENDS
The group consists of alumni, parents and friends who have opted into supporting current students and young alumni who are interested in living and working in the San Francisco / Silicon Valley region for work across multiple industries.
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!
Wake West Fundraising Reception
Please join us for a dinner hosted generously by Gary and Mary PInkus in honor of the beginning of Wake West.... Monday, March 23, 2020
Connections and Conversation
You're invited to join fellow Demon Deacons for Connections and Conversations! You'll learn about companies, industries, and careers in a personal setting.
Each... Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Breakfast Series feat. Afton Vechery '11
Please join us for the Fall Wake West Breakfast Series with Afton Vechery ('11), Co-Founder and CEO of Modern Fertility. Afton will share her unique... Thursday, November 14, 2019
Wake West Breakfast Series Featuring Tripp Mickle ('03)
Please join us for the Spring Wake West Breakfast Series event with Tripp Mickle ('03), Tech Reporter for The Wall Street Journal. Tripp will share... Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Wake West Panel Discussion and Networking Event
Wake West re-connects with Wake Forest! Please join us for a unique panel discussion to hear about exciting plans in the works for Wake West.... Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Breakfast Series feat. James Beshara '08
Please join us for the Fall Wake West Breakfast Series with James Beshara ('08), Global Head of Airbnb Music and previously Founder and CEO of... Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Wake West Meetup with Digital Foundry
Please join us on Thursday, October 18th to connect with Deac Alumni and learn about trending technologies. Wake West is happy to be hosting this... Thursday, October 18, 2018
If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.