A Farewell of the Finest: An Ode to the Streakin’ Deacon

We are still in mourning over here in the office of Alumni Engagement as our beloved Streakin’ Deacon has driven off into the eternal highway in the sky. Oh, but the good memories it has left us with: remember the national championship down in Houston? […]

2016 Innovation Fund Winners

We are pleased to announce the 2016-17 Alumni Council Innovation Fund winners. The Innovation Fund Selection Committee has chosen to fund Deacs in the Heart of Texas submitted by the WAKEAustin, Professional Development Workshop submitted by WAKENewYork, Volunteer Recruiting Social submitted by WAKECharlotte and the 1st Annual Latino Alumni […]

Deacs’ Day at the Zoo

Bring your kids, grandkids or that special someone and join other Deacs at the NC Zoo on August 6! Call up your Wake friends across the state and meet up for a day of fun together. Asheboro is a central location for many Wake […]

Emily Giffin Book Tour

In this dazzling new novel, Emily Giffin (’94), the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Something Borrowed, Where We Belong, and The One & Only introduces two sisters who find themselves at a crossroads. Growing up, Josie and Meredith Garland shared a loving, if sometimes […]

2015 Lovefeast

Wake Foresters across the country joined together for the annual Wake Forest Lovefeast on Sunday, December 6.  While the local community gathered in Wait Chapel, over 200 long-distance Deacs came together for regional Lovefeast Gatherings and participated via the live-streamed broadcast.  Gatherings included Atlanta, Austin, […]