Events en-us Conclave 2015 - New Orleans By It's that time again - Conclave, the largest gathering of Fraters from across the TKE Nation. You don't want to miss this excellent opportunity to be a part of Tau Kappa Epsilon's greatest event. That means it's time to start saving and decide who is making the cut to join you on your greatest Fraternity memory. When: Thursday, August 6 - Sunday, August 9, 2015 Where: New Orleans Marriott 555 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70130 More Info: Our biennial convention is called Conclave and is held every other year. Conclave is a great celebration of brotherhood, where Tekes from all over the world come together for three days to select the leadership of the Fraternity, vote on changes to the governing rules and policies, recognize our best and brightest Fraters and Chapters, participate in intense leadership development and build friendships. For more information, visit  Share    Tweet   Thu, 06 Aug 2015 12:00:00 -0500 DC TKE Washington Networking Hour By 2015 DC TKE Alumni Association Schedule The DC Alumni Association is an officially recognized Alumni Association by Tau Kappa Epsilon International Headquarters. The DC Alumni Associations support chapters throughout the Washington, D.C. area and strives to fulfill its mission to aid men in their mental, moral and social development for life. To find out more about the DC Alumni Association, please visit March 26, 2015: DC Networking Hour Located at RFD Washington 810 7th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001 For more information regarding the event, please contact: Dan Peletier (301) 237-9234 Looking to Establish Your Own Alumni Association? The first step in the formation of an Alumni Association in your area is to form an interest group and a steering committee. The interest group is for any members of TKE that are simply interested in getting involved in an Alumni Association and wish to participate in the events, aid the local chapter(s), and/or receive communications.  If you, or other Tekes you know, are interested in starting an Alumni Association in your area, start to gather names and contact information, complete the Alumni Association Interest Form, and contact Alex Swenson (317-872-6533) at the Offices of the Grand Chapter for assistance. Click here for more information.  Share    Tweet   Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0500 Leadership Academy Application Deadline By Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity has aimed to continue the tradition of the Charles R. Walgreen Jr. TKE Leadership Academy by providing attendees with the skills and tools necessary to build Better Men for a Better World. The National Founders, and their leadership styles, are shown as the prime examples to challenge the current process and inspire all members to have a shared vision for the future vitality of the Fraternity. Through a sequenced and balanced blend of workshops, small group discussions, outdoor experiential activities and keynote speakers, each Frater will be touched at a personal level and self discover new boundaries mentally, morally and socially. The curriculum will take deeper looks at Scholarship, Character, Leadership, Teamwork, Service and Brotherhood. By thinking critically and rising to lead us into our future, each Leadership Academy Teke will walk away more focused, dedicated and having a new sense of the concept of fraternity. Do you know a Frater that would benefit from the TKE Leadership Academy? Complete this nomination form and we will email him an application. Date & Location The TKE Leadership Academy will take place June 5-8, 2015 in Colorado Springs, CO. Cost Once selected to attend, participants are responsible for a nominal tuition fee of $150. Often times, this fee is covered by the attendee's chapter, Board of Advisors, or Alumni Association. The rest of the cost of the TKE Leadership Academy is funded through donations made to the TKE Educational Foundation as well as proceeds from the Walgreen Endowment fund. Round-trip transportation from your summer home to the TKE Leadership Academy is provided.  Eligibility Any collegiate member of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity in good standing with his chapter, university, and the International Fraternity is eligible. The applicant must be an active participant within his chapter and be available to attend entire TKE Leadership Academy. Individual applications will be reviewed by a selection committee. Each applicant should have:     * A strong record of chapter and campus leadership positions.     * A Grade Point Average of 2.50 (or higher) on a 4.0 scale.     * At least one full year of active chapter participation remaining after completion of the TKE Leadership Academy.  Selection Process Any Teke may individually apply or be nominated for academy participation; up to 3 participants from your chapter or colony. The selection process determines participants for attendance, based upon eligibility and completeness of application.  Apply The deadline for submitting all materials is March 15.            For more information, please contact: Alex Swenson Program & Events Manager 317.872.6533  Share    Tweet   Sun, 15 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500