“Mother So Dear misses you, too. Wherever you are right now, you’re a Deac. We're family. And we’ll get through this together.” Missing Our Deacs Video, @WakeForest Twitter


Need some inspiration?



Follow Sweat and Social Distance for livestream workouts, and recordings, with health & wellness coach, Kelley Vargo (‘07) 


Working remotely?


in a Wednesday Webinar presented by our Alumni Personal and Career Development Center.  July topics are now posted!


 Hello Monday Podcast episode with Bill Burnett and Dave Evans, authors of Designing Your Work Life

Are you a caregiver?


Deacon Sports Xtra, the official Wake Forest insider email of WFU athletics


Dr. Matt Zakreski on July 29 from 8 – 9:30 p.m. ET for a book reading and Q&A with author Gloria van Donge about gifted children. We will discuss her books and how to apply its lessons to help gifted children thrive.  Registration required.



fantastic stories being read by students, alumni, and staff as part of the Wake Reads program through the Office of Civic and Community Engagement

Hungry for some brain food?


Lifelong Learning at WFU – Fall 2020 Online Courses

Registration is open for the Fall 2020 term of the Lifelong Learning program. Classes for this Fall are:

  • The Science of COVID-19
  • Mis/Disformation Online
  • China and the End of Pax Americana?
  • Beethoven @250
  • Racism and Anti-Racism in Mathematics and Statistics

For the first time ever, classes are online, via ZOOM and presented by WFU Faculty with start dates from early October – early November. WFU Alumni discounts available.






The Wake Forest Historical Museum is hosting a series of free online talks and book clubs that will explore the cultural, social, and spiritual significance of water in our communities from Aug. 30-Oct. 10. Learn more and register at wakeforestmuseum.org!

Visit with the museum online and learn about the history of moonshine, the evolution of climate science, the diversity of African American maritime culture, and the creation of Falls Lake.


The Wake Forest Quiz Bowl Club for friendly competitive matches (whether or not you were on Wake’s Quiz Bowl Club as a student) on most Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. — and there’s no commitment, so you can join the group whenever you’d like.  Just contact Prof. Robert Whaples if you are interested: whaples@nullwfu.edu


Looking for good entertainment?


our campus virtually through the eyes of a perspective student, guided by Addie Folk (’19)



Try our new Wake Forest coloring sheet for a way to take care of your emotional well-being.  Find it at go.wfu.edu/coloring


For the Love of New Ideas from the Wake Forest Magazine about alumnus Zach Klein (’04)



How can I help?


local businesses in your community.
More information on Alumni-owned businesses to come!


to the Pro Humanitate crowdfunding effort,

to assist Faculty, Staff and Students in times of financial hardship

Reflect On

“The Meaning Of a Motto”

written by emeritus faculty, James Powell