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Showing events 1 - 10 of 16 unique titles ( a total of 22 sessions )

    • Wake Forest Meditation Group

    • 3 dates and times available
    •  We will offer instruction in the basic philosophy and practice of meditation, including how to begin and maintain a regular practice.  The format is appropriate for all levels - from first-timers to more experienced practitioners.  Each session will conclude with tea and . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Sustainable Purchasing Workshop

    • Tuesday, March 28th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Our purchasing decisions can have significant impacts on the environment. Many of us want to do the "right" thing by purchasing sustainably, but navigating the countless options, certifications, and trade-offs can be overwhelming. This workshop will help you learn how to make educated . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Defensive Driving

    • Wednesday, March 29th, 20177:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • This class is for WFU staff and students who drive WFU vehicles.  The class will cover both the WFU Vehicle policy as well as the Hartford Defensive Driving class.  All students who plan on driving a WFU vehicle must take this class prior to driving the vehicle. A driver . . .

    • Location: Alumni Hall 104
    • Office of the Chaplain 101 (Community)

    • Thursday, March 30th, 20172:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Join members of the Office of Chaplain as they offer an introduction to their work and its impact on our students and the broader WFU community.  Additionally, facilitators may explore the following topics: -What is the mission of the Office of the Chaplain? -What is the history of the . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Volunteer at the Diaper Bank of North Carolina

    • 2 dates and times available
    • ***February's program has been CANCELLED*** Are you interested in helping families in poverty gain access to diapers? If so, sign up to volunteer at the Diaper Bank of North Carolina. During the one hour of volunteering, you will wrap diapers that will then be distributed to family-support . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • CARE Team Overview

    • Tuesday, April 4th, 20172:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    •  This session is an overview of the CARE Team. After the session, participants will gain an understanding of the role of the CARE Team at WFU and will be able to: - Identify 3 types of behaviors the Team seeks to address and evaluate – disruptive, troubling, and threatening behaviors - . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Story Night (Dinner & Discussion)

    • Tuesday, April 4th, 20175:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    • Two Wake Forest University faculty/staff, who identify as women of color, join students, who identify as women, for a dinner discussion where they will share reflections on their personal and professional journeys as women. Students, who identify as women, are invited to join in this reflective . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Autumn Room
    • Lunch and Learn Chat with the Chief

    • 2 dates and times available
    •  Chat with the Chief is an event that is hosted by the University Police Department. Campus safety is a shared responsibility. The campus community and Police working together to increase, address concerns and enhance campus safety.  These events present the opportunity for the Wake . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • TIPS Training Sessions

    • Sunday, April 9th, 20175:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) is a skills-based training program designed to prevent unsafe intoxication, drunk driving, and underage drinking by enhancing the fundamental skills of servers, sellers and consumers of alcohol. TIPS Training is an important part of Wake Forest . . .

    • Location: De Tamble Auditorium, Tribble
    • Engaging Men Conference

    • Tuesday, April 11th, 20174:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Engaging Men in the Conversation of Interpersonal Violence Conference is a late afternoon/early evening conference that will provide a platform for voices of all genders to be heard and included in the conversation around preventing interpersonal violence. Interactive workshops explore ideas about . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 401