volunteers Resources

Volunteer Appreciation

Use the tips and resources on this page to spark your conversations and make it easier to engage throughout National Volunteer Month.

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.

Chapter Anniversary Best Practices

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.

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.

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.

Communication

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

Declaration of Principles

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

Fraternity Organizational Structure

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

Ways to Get Involved & Volunteer Roles OLD

Become a Chapter Advisor, Board of Advisor, Grand Province Advisor, Province Advisor, Foundation Ambassador or a member of Fraternity Committee.

Fee Structure & Finances

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

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.

Committees

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

Duties and Obligations of Collegiate Officers & Key Committee Chairman

Duties and Obligations of Collegiate Officers & Key Committee Chairman

The Black Book

The Bylaws and Constitution of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity

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.

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.

Parliamentary Procedure

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

Shop

Get your official Tau Kappa Epsilon apparel and even take care of your chapter orders at TKEStore.com.

Ritual & Ritual Equipment

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

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.

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.

Chapter Advisor Toolkit

As a Chapter Advisor to a Tau Kappa Epsilon chapter, you will be making a major commitment to the leaders of tomorrow.

Board of Advisors Toolkit

The Board of Advisors is selected and organized according to the International Constitution and Bylaws, which is also known as The Black Book.

Faculty Advisor / Campus Advisor Toolkit

TKE - Role and Duties of the Faculty Advisor / Campus Advisor for Tau Kappa Epsilon.

volunteers News

Last 12 Months

TKE Announces New Risk Fee Calculation

    By Alexander B. / March 9, 2022

After robust conversations with collegiate leaders, the Grand Council and Risk Committee have approved a new model which calculates on three factors.

Important March Deadlines: AMFs/RMFs Due Plus Leadership Academy & Scholarships Deadlines

    By Eric M. / March 1, 2022

March is a crucial time for collegiates and volunteers to be aware of deadlines for fees and scholarship applications.

2022 Regional Leadership Conferences - Registration Open

    By Alexander B. / October 15, 2021

Registration is now open for the 2022 Regional Leadership Conferences. Register before 12/10/21 for the best rates.

2021-2022 Excellence Awards Criteria Updated

    By Alexander B. / August 2, 2021

Today, Tau Kappa Epsilon announces updated criteria for Top TKE Chapters and Excellence Awards for 2021-2022.

The TKE Nation Podcast | S2: E25 | Ft. Andrew Hughes

    By Garrett T. / July 8, 2021

Frater Andrew Hughes is back from Mt. Everest and if you need a dose of inspiration to motivate you to reach your goals, this is the episode for you!

2021-2022 Year at a Glance Calendar

    By Garrett T. / July 1, 2021

The 2021-2022 Tau Kappa Epsilon Year at a Glance outlines all due dates and necessary information for each chapter and colony.

TKE Foundation Partners With FreeWill

    By Rachel S. / July 1, 2021

The TKE Foundation recently launched a partnership with FreeWill—it’s easier than ever to make your impact through our FreeWill partnership.

The TKE Nation Podcast | S2: E24 | Connor Nickerson

    By Garrett T. / June 30, 2021

Our guest this week is collegiate Frater Connor Nickerson (Sigma-Kappa, Merrimack) to share his experience as a member of the LGBTQ community.

Regional Leadership Conferences (RLC) 2022 Dates and Locations Released

    By Alexander B. / June 30, 2021

Tau Kappa Epsilon is excited to welcome you back to in-person Regional Leadership Conferences (RLC) in February 2022.

The TKE Nation Podcast | S2: E20 | Ft. Ryan Vescio

    By Garrett T. / June 2, 2021

Grand Grammateus Frater Ryan Vescio (Rho-Omega, South Carolina) who serves as the chairman of TKE's Committee on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

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