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New Survey from the TKE Foundation

    By Rachel S. / September 20, 2019

Collegiates and recent graduates, this is your opportunity to share your thoughts with the TKE Foundation.

CEO Appoints 2019-2020 Collegiate Advisory Committee

    By Garrett T. / September 18, 2019

Introducing Tau Kappa Epsilon's 2019-2020 Collegiate Advisory Committee.

An afternoon with Gamma-Iota at CU Boulder: Front Range Province Forum

    By Garrett T. / September 6, 2019

Chief Risk Officer, Greg Roskopf, shares the story of a Front Range Province Forum.

The St. Jude Walk/Run 2019

    By Nathan L. / September 5, 2019

Join the TKE National Team and help to reach our goal of raising over $125,000 for the kids of St. Jude this September!

TKE Foundation Announces New Name

    By Rachel S. / September 4, 2019

As our Foundation enters this new phase of development, we will continue to explore strategic approaches to better meet the needs of all Tekes.

2019-21 Grand Council Elected, At-Large Selected

    By Garrett T. / August 23, 2019

The 2019-21 Grand Council of Tau Kappa Epsilon was elected at the Fraternity's 60th Conclave in Orlando.

2018-2019 TKE Award Winners

    By Garrett T. / August 20, 2019

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is excited to announce the 2018-2019 Individual and Chapter Award Winners.

$10 million in 10 years: Tau Kappa Epsilon makes new commitment to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

    By Alexander B. / August 6, 2019

TKE and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® announced a commitment to raise $10 million for St. Jude within the next 10 years.

Conclave 2019 Honorary Initiates & Circle Of Excellence Inductees

    By Garrett T. / July 31, 2019

Congratulations to our Circle of Excellence Inductees and welcome to our newest honorary initiates.

2019-2020 Year at a Glance Calendar

    By Garrett T. / July 25, 2019

The 2019-2020 Tau Kappa Epsilon Year at a Glance outlines all due dates and necessary information for each chapter and colony.

Get Excited for Conclave!

    By Alexander S. / July 24, 2019

This Conclave is one for the history books. Find out what may have changed for this year's event.

Conclave Credentials & Arrears

    By Jimmy M. / July 22, 2019

Chapters who have not made suitable repayment arrangements by Conclave will not be able to vote at Conclave 2019 in Orlando, FL.

Severe Weather & Flood Preparation

    By Gregory R. / March 22, 2019

This Spring, make sure you are keeping your Fraters and your property safe and free from damage with these tips from James R. Favor & Co.

CHAPTER-RESOURCES NEWS ARCHIVE


chapter resources Resources

Chapter Anniversary Best Practices

Anniversaries

Every chapter across TKE Nation marks and celebrates their own history, as well as the shared history of Tau Kappa Epsilon.

The Official Guide for Candidate Education

In this Guide, you will find important information about how to conduct an effective Candidate Education Program.

The Official Officer Transition Guide

Tau Kappa Epsilon's Official Officer Transition Guide will help you transition smoothly into your new officer position.

The Official Guide for Chapter Meetings

In this guide you will find information on how to correctly organize and execute your chapter and officer meetings.

Founders' Day Address

A Founders' Day message from your Grand Prytanis.

Provinces

Curious which chapters fall into which provinces? This page outlines provinces for every active chapter and colony in TKE Nation.

A Chapter & Colony Guide to Social Media

We live in a social world, it's time to embrace it. Learn how you can utilize Facebook, Twitter & Instagram to support your chapter & colony efforts.

Our Partnership with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity is committed to fulfilling Frater Danny Thomas' dream that "No child should die in the dawn of life."

Fraternal Levels of Achievement Certificates

TKE - FRATERNAL LEVELS OF ACHIEVEMENT CERTIFICATES. Downloads are available.

The Official TKE Recruitment Guide

Tau Kappa Epsilon's Official Recruitment Guide will guide your chapter or colony toward a successful recruitment program.

Missing St. Jude Dollars

Chapters and colonies on the list below have reported more dollars on the TKE Module than what St. Jude has received.

Order Recruitment Supplies

Claim your chapter's or colony's free recruitment kit once each semester.

Chapter Websites

TKE provides free websites for every chapter/colony in TKE nation.

Year at a Glance

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is dedicated toward making major dates and deadlines for each academic year as simple and transparent as possible.

Committees

TKE Committees - Committees allow for a more efficiently operated chapter and can help officers delegate responsibility.

Ritual & Ritual Equipment

Ritual & Ritual Equipment-Silver Books: The Silver Book is a private document that contains the rituals of our Fraternity.

Branding & Standards

Tau Kappa Epsilon has a set standard for the use of images, logos, taglines and more. Click here to learn more about TKE's branding standards.

Chapter, Top Teke, Top Teke Recruiter Awards

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is now accepting applications for Chapter Annual Awards, Top TEKE Individual and Top TKE Recruiter.

Declaration of Principles

Tau Kappa Epsilon - National Founder William Wilson, during the winter months of 1907-1908, wrote the Declaration of Principles.

Opportunity Out of Defeat

Opportunity Out of Defeat-Wallace McCauley delivers this address on Saturday, October 19, 1907, at the annual initiation banquet of the Fraternity.

Shop

Get your official Tau Kappa Epsilon gear at shoptkeheritage.com. Business accessories, jackets, polo's and other TKE apparel are available online.

Fee Structure & Finances

Learn more about Tau Kappa Epsilon's fee structure, ways to save, and frequently asked questions.

Service and Philanthropic Organizations

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, The Alzheimer's Association, just to name a few Tau Kappa Epsilon's Service and Philanthropic Organizations.

The Black Book

The Bylaws and Constitution of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity

Parliamentary Procedure

Tau Kappa Epsilon-The International Constitution and Bylaws requires that all meetings of the Grand Chapter be governed by parliamentary procedure.

Minimum Standards for Chapters

Minimum Standards for Chapters - Being a Teke stands for being a part of a brotherhood where men of character - regardless of their background

Membership Quality Board

Membership Quality Board-the chapter committee that ensures each Frater continually meets the minimum standards for membership in Tau Kappa Epsilon.

How To Use The TKE Chapter Module

TKE - How To Use The TKE Chapter Module. The information pertained on this webpage will assist and guide you through the Chapter Module.

Duties and Obligations of Collegiate Officers & Key Committee Chairman

Duties and Obligations of Collegiate Officers & Key Committee Chairman

Fraternity Organizational Structure

In TKE, our organizational structure is designed to support our collegiate chapters. Understanding the structure of TKE is vital for you.

Effective Leadership as Prytanis

Understand effective leadership. The Prytanis is the number one man of his Chapter. His thoughts, attitudes, and behavior set the tone for the Chapter

Correcting Chapter Apathy

Correcting Chapter Apathy-Motivate your Fraters: Emphasize the benefits and satisfactions they will gain, not the benefits to you or the organization.

Effective Meetings

Holding Effective Meetings - All productive meetings begin in the same way: planning. Lack of preparation is the main reason why meetings fail.

Utilizing Campus Resources

Utilize Campus Resources to the Fullest - Student Activities: Usually located in a highly visible location, such as the Student Union Building.

Delegating Responsibility

Delegating responsibility to other people in your organization can have positive outcomes for you, your members, and your group.

Risk Management

TKE - Our risk management guidelines are designed to help reduce risks, realizing that risk cannot be eliminated; it has to be managed and controlled.

Communication

TKE publishes a quarterly magazine called THE TEKE Magazine, and sends regular electronic newsletters to chapter officers and TKE volunteer.