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The TKE Nation Podcast: Ep. 30 — Diversity: Our Experience

    By Garrett T. / July 22, 2020

Diversity: Our Experience is part two of The Esteem Discussion series. So subscribe now and join us in listening, learning & upholding TKE values.

2020-2021 Top TKE Chapter and Excellence Awards Criteria Updated

    By Alexander B. / July 13, 2020

Today, Tau Kappa Epsilon announces updated criteria for Top TKE Chapters and Excellence Awards for 2020-2021.

The TKE Nation Podcast: Ep. 29 — Virginia Tech's St. Jude Secrets

    By Garrett T. / July 8, 2020

Listen in as Cole Conner, Chris Catizone, Paul Feghali and Piero Tosi share their tips, secrets and stories!

The TKE Nation Podcast: Ep. 28 — Pride: Our Story

    By Garrett T. / June 24, 2020

Pride: Our Experience is part one of The Esteem Discussion series. So subscribe now and join us in listening, learning & upholding TKE values.

2020 Collegiate Advisory Committee Applications Now Being Accepted

    By Garrett T. / June 23, 2020

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 Collegiate Advisory Committee.

Strategic Committee on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Application Open

    By Alexander B. / June 22, 2020

Apply now to be a part of authoring the next chapter of TKE history and further realizing the founding values of Tau Kappa Epsilon.

2020-2021 Fee Structure Announcement

    By Alexander B. / May 14, 2020

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is pleased to announce the 2020-2021 Fee Structure for Tau Kappa Epsilon unanimously approved by the Grand Council.

Grand Council Announces 2020-2025 Strategic Plan

    By Alexander B. / May 11, 2020

The Grand Council of Tau Kappa Epsilon releases the 2020-2025 Strategic Plan.

2020 Annual Reports & Awards Applications Due May 15

    By Alexander B. / May 7, 2020

As the school year comes to a close, don't forget that Annual Reports and Excellence Awards applications are due May 15.

Top TKE Chapter and Excellence Awards Criteria Updated

    By Alexander B. / November 7, 2019

The Expectation of Excellence is the theme of this biennium. This requires all of us to elevate and reflect upon what excellence means for TKE.

Send More, Get More: RLC Attendence Increases Performance

    By Garrett T. / October 23, 2019

Learning how to improve your chapter means improving yourself. The tips, tools and methods taught at RLC will be with you for the rest of your life.

2020 Regional Leadership Conferences - Registration Open

    By Alexander S. / October 10, 2019

Registration is now open for the 2020 Regional Leadership Conferences. Register before 12/12/19 for the best rates.

Risk Management Fee and IRS 990 Form-Due October 15th

    By Jimmy M. / September 30, 2019

Tuesday October 15th is the deadline for two important documents and bills. Make sure your group has a plan to complete them.

How to Navigate Risk Management Fees

    By Jimmy M. / September 26, 2019

You received your 2019-2020 Risk Management Fee invoice. What now? We cover the basics to get you started in this article.

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.

COLONY-RESOURCES NEWS ARCHIVE


colony resources Resources

Official Guide to Crisis Communication

While the likelihood of a serious event happening is small, being prepared will help you keep calm in pressure situations.

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 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.

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.

Chartering Process

Chartering Process - How to Incorporate: A corporation is a legal entity that can do anything a person can do. Think of it as an artificial person.

How to Become a Colony

The first step in becoming a TKE chapter is to obtain colony status. For this, permission from the Grand Council is required.

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.

Communication

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