Third Act Think Tank

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On May 3-4 2017, come to Wake Forest to help us design a new approach to make Wake Forest a trusted partner for alumni who are thinking about their next career, life-after-retirement, and their continued impact in the world. Your input will shape the future of Alumni Engagement!


Wednesday, May 3
5:00 PM, Alumni Hall
A welcome reception with drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

6:00 PM, Broyhill Auditorium in Farrell Hall
Aging Re-imagined 1.5. You’ll hear about emerging approaches to creative aging, and learn how Wake Forest is leading the way in this important research. [This event is the launch for planning the second Aging Re-Imagined conference scheduled for Spring 2018. The first conference in March 2016 was so successful that demand exceeded available space.] Speaker information and other details here:

Parking is available in Lot W1.

Thursday, May 4
8:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Wake Forest University Brookstown Campus Lifelong Learning Center

You’ll be part of an intimate, interactive, facilitated discussion. With top Wake Forest volunteers, administrators, including Provost Rogan Kersh, and faculty, we’ll reflect on what we heard the night before, and then use our new insights to brainstorm long-term programming ideas for alumni in this important life stage.

Breakfast and a boxed lunch will be served. Please let us know of any dietary restrictions.

There is no cost except for lodging, if needed. Please see lodging options and make those arrangements on your own.

Please contact Suzanne Shay at or 336-758-5941 with any questions or concerns.

Register below to let us know you will be part of this enlightening and impactful event at Wake Forest.

Lodging Options

Brookstown Inn
200 Brookstown Avenue
Winston-Salem, NC
Block under Wake Forest University
Cutoff Date 4.3.17

The Cardinal Hotel
51 East 4th Street
Winston-Salem, NC
Cutoff Date 4.3.17
You may also book online at WFU May 2017 at The Kimpton Cardinal Hotel Booking with the rate code 0503WFUALU.