TKE.org News http://www.tke.org en-us THE TEKE - Summer 2015 Content Deadline INDIANAPOLIS Just last week, the Offices of the Grand Chapter submitted the final draft for the spring 2015 edition of the Fraternity's quarterly publication, THE TEKE. This 84-page collection of chapter news, alumni insider information, feature stories, and the annual TKE Educational Foundation report will make this edition of the best pieces of work ever produced by the Fraternity. Now, it's time to move on to the next issue. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/24/the_teke_-_summer_2015_content_deadline http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/24/the_teke_-_summer_2015_content_deadline Staff of TKE - Emily Garrott INDIANAPOLIS - In the summer of 2010, a photographer named Brandon began taking photos of thousands of New Yorkers. His goal was to put a face to the image that people had of the different New York boroughs and its inhabitants. As if overnight, Humans of New York became a worldwide sensation. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/20/staff_of_tke_-_emily_garrott http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/20/staff_of_tke_-_emily_garrott Claim Your Social Media Icon & Help Us Find Our Lost Brothers You may have noticed last Sunday that the Offices of the Grand Chapter uploaded roughly 250 social media icons before they had quickly disappeared. It was our goal to quietly unveil these images and provide a rollout as we evaluated the presence of our chapters, colonies and alumni associations on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and, well, Myspace. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/19/claim_your_social_media_icon__help_us_find_our_lost_brothers http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/19/claim_your_social_media_icon__help_us_find_our_lost_brothers Important March 15 Deadlines: Sweetheart, Leadership Academy & TEF As many chapters and colonies throughout TKE Nation brave the winter cold, it's important your group is up to date with Tau Kappa Epsilon's annual deadlines. One of the many orders of business this spring include applying for the Charles R. Walgreen, Jr. Leadership Academy in beautiful Colorado Springs, encouraging your local Sweetheart to apply for International Sweetheart, and applying for a TKE Educational Foundation Scholarship. Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/17/important_march_15_deadlines http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/17/important_march_15_deadlines Past Grand Prytanis Castner Passes Into The Chapter Eternal It is with great sadness that the Offices of the Grand Chapter announces the passing of Past Grand Prytanis Thomas M. Castner. Frater Castner entered the chapter eternal on February 15, 2015. Mon, 16 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/16/past_grand_prytanis_castner_passes_into_the_chapter_eternal http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/16/past_grand_prytanis_castner_passes_into_the_chapter_eternal Summer 2015 Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP Public Policy Internship Program This internship program is available through the firm's Public Policy Department though participants will have the opportunity to be exposed to other areas of legal practice. This internship is only available in our Washington, DC office. Mon, 09 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/09/summer_2015_squire_patton_boggs_us_llp_public_policy_internship_program http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/09/summer_2015_squire_patton_boggs_us_llp_public_policy_internship_program 2015 International Sweetheart Applications Now Available Nominations for the 2015 TKE International Sweetheart are now being accepted. Only 59 women have received this honor and you can add your sweetheart to this select group by applying today. This woman will represent the organization at conferences, receive a $500 academic scholarship from the TKE Edicational Foundation, and be recognized through various communication platforms. Sun, 08 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/08/international_sweetheart_applications_now_available http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/08/international_sweetheart_applications_now_available Staff of TKE - Courtney Frechin INDIANAPOLIS - In the summer of 2010, a photographer named Brandon began taking photos of thousands of New Yorkers. His goal was to put a face to the image that people had of the different New York boroughs and its inhabitants. As if overnight, Humans of New York became a worldwide sensation. Fri, 06 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/06/staff_of_tke_-_courtney_frechin http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/06/staff_of_tke_-_courtney_frechin Leadership Academy Applications Due March 15 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. Thu, 05 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/05/leadership_academy_application_due_march_15 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/02/05/leadership_academy_application_due_march_15 2015 Black Book Changes Due in 48 Hours INDIANAPOLIS - The Offices of the Grand Chapter is requesting recommendations to keep the Fraternity moving in the right direction. At the 2015 Conclave in New Orleans (August 6-9), changes to the Black Book will be voted on and we would like to receive your input. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/30/2015_black_book_changes_due_in_48_hours http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/30/2015_black_book_changes_due_in_48_hours Staff of TKE - Travis Skodack We looked at the Humans of New York project and realized there is a relative similarity in that those outside of the Fraternity don't truly know who is answering the phone, posting on social media and handling the backstage setup. This is our attempt at putting the face to the name. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/23/staff_of_tke_-_travis_skodack http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/23/staff_of_tke_-_travis_skodack 2015 Black Book Changes Due in 10 Days The Offices of the Grand Chapter is requesting recommendations to keep the Fraternity moving in the right direction. At the 2015 Conclave in New Orleans (August 6-9), changes to the Black Book will be voted on and we would like to receive your input. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/21/2015_black_book_changes_due_in_10_days http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/21/2015_black_book_changes_due_in_10_days Office Closure - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day The Offices of the Grand Chapter will be closed Monday, January 19, 2015, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/19/office_closure_martin_luther_king_jr_day http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/19/office_closure_martin_luther_king_jr_day New RLC Pricing Announcement INDIANAPOLIS - In just over two weeks, the 2015 Regional Leadership Conference series will be kicking off in Atlanta, GA. Since waking up TKE Nation from winter break, we have seen a flurry of registrations just in the past several days. While some Fraters are looking forward to connect with other prominent Tekes or learn how to become a Top TKE Chapter, RLCs are a great opportunity to better your personal and professional development. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/14/new_rlc_pricing_announcement http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/14/new_rlc_pricing_announcement Life Loyal Teke Relaunch Our collegiate and alumni members need you now. Become a Life Loyal Teke and help sustain the Fraternity for Life! Mon, 12 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/12/life_loyal_teke_relaunch http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/12/life_loyal_teke_relaunch Founders' Day 2015 This Founders' Day, as I join all of you in reflecting on the history of our beloved Fraternity, now 116 years young, I continue to be awed by the innumerable accomplishments of Tau Kappa Epsilon. From local chapters performing valuable services for and in their communities to distinguished alumni changing the world in virtually all fields of endeavor, Fraters in the Bond have strived to reach our goal of Better Men for a Better World. Sat, 10 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/10/founders_day_2015 http://www.tke.org/news/2015/01/10/founders_day_2015 2014 Year in Review | A Guide to 2015 INDIANAPOLIS - In a matter of days and hours, we will be welcoming ushering a new year and placing a seal on the days that were 2014. This past year was filled with triumphs and tribulations, worldwide euphoria during the kickoff of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and moments that took our breath away from the shock of #IceBucketChallenge. Mon, 29 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2014/12/29/guide_to_2015 http://www.tke.org/news/2014/12/29/guide_to_2015 #TekeTuesday - Frater Henry Chateauvert and the Zeta-Phi Chapter Today's #TekeTuesday features a young Frater who has gone above and beyond for his Fraternity, campus and community. While Frater Henry Chateauvert is a recently initiated member of the Fraternity and junior on the Rollins College campus (Zeta-Phi chapter), he has become a leader through his unwavering commitment and service to others. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2014/12/23/teketuesday_-_frater_henry_chateauvert_and_the_zeta-phi_chapter http://www.tke.org/news/2014/12/23/teketuesday_-_frater_henry_chateauvert_and_the_zeta-phi_chapter Frater Eric Burgett Brings a Classical Tune to Country Music INDIANAPOLIS - The next time you tune-in to your favorite music station, keep an ear open, because you might be hearing Frater Eric Burgett (Beta, Millikin University) coming through the speakers. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2014/12/20/eric_burgett_brings_his_classical_training_to_country_music http://www.tke.org/news/2014/12/20/eric_burgett_brings_his_classical_training_to_country_music Addressing Mental Health During the Holidays With all of this going on all at once and mental health issues becoming more and more prevalent on college campuses, it is very important for each member of Tau Kappa Epsilon to utilize the time during winter break to recharge their batteries and make sure they are in a good place mentally before the spring semester starts Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.tke.org/news/2014/12/18/discussing_mental_health_during_the_holidays http://www.tke.org/news/2014/12/18/discussing_mental_health_during_the_holidays